HOME      CONTACT      KATE'S GLOBAL KITCHEN      COOKBOOK PROFILES      GLOBAL DESTINATIONS      I LOVE DESSERTS      SHOPPING      SEARCH


Pasta, Risotto and You

By Nancy Caivano

 

Endive, Grilled Pear and Stilton Salad

Serves 6

 

Ingredients:
1 shallot
1 piece star anise
1/3 cup olive oil
3 tbsp orange juice
1 tsp port
Salt and pepper
Cooking Spray
2 firm-ripe pears (preferably Bosc)
Olive oil for brushing pears
6 cups assorted baby greens,
   or pkg. mesclun greens
4 Belgian endives
6 oz Stilton cheese, crumbled (about 1 cup)
   (you can use any other blue cheese also)

 

Method:
Chop shallot and crush star anise. In a blender, blend shallot, oil, orange juice and port until emulsified. Transfer mixture to a small bowl or jar and add star anise and salt and pepper to taste. Chill dressing, covered, at least 4 hours. Pour dressing through a sieve into a bowl and discard solids. Whisk dressing until combined well.

Spray grill rack well with cooking spray and preheat to medium-high.

Halve and core pears. Cut pears lengthwise into 1/4" thick slices and season with salt and pepper. Brush lightly with olive oil and grill until nicely browned, and softened. Remove to a cutting board and coarsely chop.

Wash and spin-dry baby greens and place in a large serving bowl. Thinly slice endives and add them. Toss well. Add pears and Stilton, drizzle with dressing, and toss well. Serve immediately, passing extra dressing.

 

Pasta Risotto and You

Recipes
 

Pasta, Risotto and You Archive

This page created June 1999


FoodWine
The FoodWine
Main Page

 

Halloween

   Clip to Evernote

Bookmark and Share

 

Twitter: @KateHeyhoe

 
Search this site:

Advanced Search
Recent Searches

 

Departments

Kate's Global Kitchen
Kate's Books
Cookbook Profiles
Global Destinations
Holiday & Party Recipes
I Love Desserts
On Wine
Shopping

Caffeine and You Caffeine and You
cooking kids Cooking with Kids

Archives
Conversions, Charts
   & Substitutions
Search

About the
Global Gourmet®
   Contact Info
   Advertising
   Feedback
   Privacy Statement

 
 
 
.

Copyright © 1994-2017,
Forkmedia LLC

 

 

cat toysHandmade Cat Toys