Tag Archives: Chevre

Cooking With Presence

Leslie loving basil and picking it for a dish

Whether you are cooking for your family, friends, yourself or just because; the tastiest ingredient to add to the dish is your presence. The practice of cooking with presence is about using seasonal ingredients, what is here right now. Let me tell you about the joyful gathering I did this past weekend to create a seasonal feast for my B&B guests. Continue reading

3 Great Desserts with Almonds

Organic Chocolate Chip Chevre Cheesecake

Here are some of my other favorite organic recipes with almonds that I like to make for Passover  Apricot Almond Thumbprint Cookies , Chocolate Almond Nutty Bars,  Chocolate Chip Chevre Pie Continue reading

Fabulous Vegan and Vegetarian Frostings

Maple Coconut Frosting

Get creative and nourished with a wide variety of organic wholesome sweeteners like maple syrup or coconut sugar to make fabulous vegan, dairy free frostings with nut butters and organic dairy free shortenings. And if you are not vegan, you might try blending grass raised organic butter, cream cheese or chèvre with maple syrup, maple sugar, raw honey, or coconut sugar for a luscious frosting. Lots of great choices everyone will love. Continue reading

Ginger Tempeh Vegetable Stir Fry

CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal TV August 6, 2014) – Stir-fries are an easy way to get dinner on the table fast with minimal cleanup! Leslie Cerier, the Organic Gourmet from LeslieCerier.com, showed us how to make a vegetarian stir fry using tempeh and a summer fresh, quick and easy, organic gourmet garden salad with local organic chevre garnished with beautiful edible flowers. Continue reading