For a variation on a classic Sauce Bechamel, try chicken broth and half-and-half together with a roux of butter and flour flavored with grated onion. White pepper, thyme and cayenne give an earthy bite to the sauce.
Try this traditional recipe for beignets from a user who swears this tastes just like the ones served at the famous New Orleans hot spot, the Cafe du Monde. Pour a coffee or hot chocolate and enjoy these tender pillow-like doughnuts for any special occasion or weekend breakfast.
Whip up this scrumptious soup in just a matter of minutes. Sauteed onion, garlic and chicken are cooked with chicken broth, spinach and tiny pasta shapes, then enriched with beaten eggs and pepper. Serve in bowls with a dusting of Parmesan.