RECIPIES

HONEY HEAT BAKLAVA

HONEY HEAT BAKLAVA

Full disclosure: Not the easiest, quickest or least expensive recipe....but this incredibly awesome tasting Greek dessert will blow everyone's mind. Be prepared for a fight for the last piece!  20-24 Pieces INGREDIENTS - BAKLAVA 6 oz coarsely chopped almonds 6 oz coarsely chopped walnuts 6 oz coarsely chopped pistachios 1 1/2 - 2 sticks unsalted butter, melted 1/4 cup sugar 1 Tablespoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves 16 oz phyllo dough package, thawed INGREDIENTS - HONEY HEAT SYRUP 1 cup Gordo's Honey Heat - Honey & Chili Pepper 1 cup cold water 3/4 cup sugar 3 whole cloves 1...

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HONEY HEAT ROASTED CASHEW CARROT SALAD

HONEY HEAT ROASTED CASHEW CARROT SALAD

This was a big hit as a side dish....a far tastier version of the old honey glazed carrots!!! Serves 4 INGREDIENTS 1 pound of peeled, julienned carrots 1/3 cup of Gordo's Honey Heat - Original 1 cup cashews, unsalted 2 cloves garlic 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil 3 Tablespoons fresh lemon juice Basil leaves - whole or chopped Kosher salt and cracked pepper   DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 350 Degrees Toast cashews for approximately 10 minutes shaking pan occasionally. Let cool and set aside. Mix together the honey, garlic, lemon juice, 1/2 cup of the cashews, salt and pepper...

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HONEY HEAT SMASHED POTATOES

HONEY HEAT SMASHED POTATOES

What a treat on their own in front of the TV or as a side at the dinner table! We like it with the Jamaican Jerk but all three in the lineup will taste fabulous! Serves 4 INGREDIENTS 12-15 baby Yukon gold or red potatoes 6 Tablespoons of unsalted butter 3 Tablespoons of Kosher salt 3 Tablespoons of Gordo's Honey Heat - Honey & Jamaican Jerk 1 Tablespoon chopped chives DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 450 Degrees Fill a large pot with water and add potatoes with 2 Tablespoons of salt Bring to a boil on the stove Boil for approximately...

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HONEY HEAT VALENTINE'S DAY CHOCOLATE GANACHE

HONEY HEAT VALENTINE'S DAY CHOCOLATE GANACHE

Yeah, we know ganache is usually poured over desserts or stuffed into pastries, but this super-rich & spicy recipe is even better with just a spoon! This year, feed your desires on Valentine's Day!  Serves 4-6 INGREDIENTS 12 oz chocolate chips (semi-sweet) 1 1/4 cup whip cream (33%) 6 Tablespoons Gordo's Honey Heat - Original Honey & Chili Pepper 6 Tablespoons unsalted butter (sliced into approx. 8 pieces) 4-6 cookies of your choice pinch of Maldon salt Whipping cream from a can! DIRECTIONS Slowly melt chocolate chips in a double boiler stirring until chocolate is smooth and velvety. Double boiler...

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