Homemade Mascarpone Cheese. Mascarpone is pretty pricey, but it takes two inexpensive ingredients and about 15 minutes heating time to make it yourself! Used in many holiday cookies, cakes, trifles, pastry, tiramisu etc. Also a creamier cream cheese substitute!
french onion chip dip...2 tablespoons canola oil 1 tablespoon butter 2 large Vidalia onions, diced, sauteed in butter 2 cups reduced fat sour cream 1 cup reduced fat mayonnaise 1 teaspoon Nature’s Seasoning (see note below) ¼ teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon Worcestershire 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper salt to taste Chill overnight