Saturday, July 6, 2013

Recipe of the Week -

Shae has created some great samples for today!!
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Open-Faced Goat Cheese and and Prosciutto on Baguette with Pistachios

Serves 12-14 appetizers

1/2 cup apple juice or cider  ***
1/4 cup Tiptree Apricot and Armagnac preserves     ***
1/4 cup aged balsamic vinegar  ***
1  baguette sliced  ***
1/2 pound goat cheese or brie cheese   ***
1/2 pound prosciutto, thinly sliced   ***
1 cups Arugula, washed
1/8 cup chopped fresh basil
1/4 cup unsalted, chopped pistachios   ***
In a medium saucepan, pour in juice, preserves and vinegar and bring to a boil. Lower the heat and cook until thick, 6 to 7 minutes; stirring often. Turn off heat.
Lay bread slices on serving tray(s). Spread or cover each piece with cheese. Lay thin slice of prosciutto and arrange arugula on top. Sprinkle basil and about ½ teaspoon pistachio pieces. When time to serve, drizzle warm balsamic and apricot glaze over top.

Recipe adapted from Food52

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