BG Recipes: Ginger cake with pear & chocolate ganache

12 21 2012

Because every day is better when there’s dessert. BG Restaurant’s final holiday recipe is definitely worth the steps to create it.  Perfect to serve on the 25th, this ginger cake still will be deliciously spicy on Boxing Day. Enjoy! Ingredients: 8 x 40z buttered souffle dishes Cake: 1 1/4 cup + 2 tbsp butter 1 …

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BG Recipes: Mushroom bread pudding

12 18 2012

Now this is the perfect holiday dish — rich with flavor and wholesome goodness, our mushroom bread pudding certainly will surprise and delight your guests of the season. Note that this isn’t a dish for the novice cook as much of the ingredients must be prepared in advance.  Enjoy! 10 x 4oz servings (individual souffle …

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BG Recipes: Truffled grilled cheese sandwich

12 14 2012

Because there is no better comfort food than a grilled cheese sandwich. Marybeth’s latest BG Restaurant recipe offers a lighter, bite-size twist while never shrinking on taste.  Serve as an hors d’oeuvres at your weekend holiday bash or pair it with a bowl of steaming tomato soup.  Enjoy! Makes 24 1.5 x 1.5″ sandwiches Ingredients: …

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BG Recipes: Roasted cauliflower pear soup

12 11 2012

The perfect complement to a cozy weekend afternoon spent wrapping packages and making your final touches to the tree. Serve with bread crisp from the oven and top with a few sweet potato chips. Makes 4 quarts Ingredients: 4 tbsp grapeseed oil 2 cauliflower heads, cut into florets 5 ripe pears, peeled, cored and chopped 3 …

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BG Recipes: Fig Almond Tart

12 7 2012

Perfect for those blustery winter nights when you want to curl up next to the fire with a glass of Sangue d’Oro from Carole Bouquet’s Italian vineyard. Tart Crust Ingredients: 2.5 cups all purpose flour 1 tbsp sugar 2 tsp salt 1 cup diced, cold butter 6-8 oz cold water 8 x 3″ tart shells …

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BG Recipes: Roasted beet, pear and goat cheese tart

12 4 2012
Roasted Beet, Pear & Goat Cheese Tart

Cozy up this Tuesday with BG Restaurant’s Roasted Beet, pear and goat cheese tart — an unexpected but delicious autumnal combination inspired by BG Restaurant’s executive chef’s weekend visits to the Union Square Farmer’s Market. While some prep time is required, this is perfect to serve at lunch when family and friends are in town …

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Shaken: BG Restaurant’s Rosy Cheeks cocktail

11 29 2012
Rosy Cheeks Cocktail

The holidays are here! To celebrate, BG Restaurant will share a new recipe with 5th/58th each week.  This week’s special?  The Rosy Cheeks Cocktail. The secret’s in the Laird’s Apple Jack — a mix of apple brandy and spirits that retains a hint of apples fresh from the tree. Rosy Cheeks 1 1/2 oz Lairds’ …

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BG Recipes: Roasted Cauliflower

A New Vegetarian Dish at BG Restaurant

BG Restaurant reveals their latest vegetarian dish

10 11 2012
Roasted Cauliflower

Roasted Cauliflower (4 Servings) 1 whole head - cauliflower 8 cups - spinach 1 whole – pear 4 tablespoons – golden raisins Blanche whole head cauliflower, then ice it. Slice it into 4 equal parts, approximately ½ cup per part. Saute in pan until golden brown. Slice pear into 8 pieces. Caramelize in a pan with olive oil, …

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BG Recipes: The Gotham Salad

A New York Classic

9 14 2012

When you sit down for a civilized lunch at BG Restaurant you may revel in lovely views of Central Park, plot your strategy through the store and enjoy unrivaled people watching.  Then, in all likelihood, you will order a Gotham Salad.  What began thirty years ago as an updated take on the classic New York …

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BG Recipes: Poptails by Milly’s Michelle Smith

8 3 2012

 

Favorite summer recipe

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