Lunch/Snacks

Improved Frozen Cheese Pizza

Improved Frozen Cheese Pizza

  Ingredients: 1 Dry Oregano 1 Monterey Jack Cheese 8 Mozzarella Cheese Directions: Sprinkle oregano over the pizza. Sprinkle cheese over the top. Add any other desired toppings (mushrooms, browned ground beef, shredded parmesan cheese, etc.. Bake for about 20...

Southwestern X-tra Thin Crust Seafood Pizza

Southwestern X-tra Thin Crust Seafood Pizza

  Ingredients: 3 Whole Wheat Tortillas 2 Tortillas 1 1/4 Butter 1 Margarine 18 Salsa 3 Fresh Garlic 1/2 Dried Garlic 1/2 Cheese 1 3/4 Cheddar Cheese Directions: Paint the butter on the top of each tortilla paying attention to the outer edges, stack one tortilla...

Frozen Beef and Bean Burritos (oamc)

Frozen Beef and Bean Burritos (oamc)

  Ingredients: 1 Dried Pinto Bean 1 Sweet Onion 4 Vegetable Shortening 12 Garlic 2 1/2 Adobo Seasoning 1/2 Seasoning Salt 1 Black Pepper 1 Ground Cumin 1 Ground Beef 1 Tomato Paste 15 Green Chilies 2 10-Inch Flour Tortillas Cheddar Cheese Directions: Sort beans...

Big Fruit Salad

Big Fruit Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Cantaloupe 1 Honeydew Melon 2 Mangoes 1 Strawberry 1 Blueberries 6 Kiwi Fruits 4 Limes 2 Sugar Sugar Substitute Directions: Cut the 2 melons in half, then scrap out the innards. Cut into 1/4's then 1/8's. Fillet from the skin and chop into...

Ellie’s Elbow Pasta Salad

Ellie’s Elbow Pasta Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Zucchini 1 Carrot 1 Onion 1 Herb Seasoning Mix 1/3 - 1/2 Herb Seasoning 2/3 Mayonnaise 1/8 Wine Vinegar 1 Elbow Macaroni 5 Bacon Directions: Rough cut the first 4 ingredients place in a fod processor and pulse with metal blade till finely...

Tike Treat

Tike Treat

  Ingredients: 1/2 Pecans 1/4 Coconut 4 Bananas 1 Lemons Directions: Place pecans and coconut in a small paper bag. Peel bananas and cut into 5 slices. Roll banana slices in the juice. Put banana slices in the bag and shake. Put banana slices on a tray....

Bean Burrito Casserole

Bean Burrito Casserole

  Ingredients: 1 Onion 4 Garlic 3 Olive Oil 2 Pinto Beans 1 Pink Beans 2 Tomato Sauce 4 Ground Cumin 1/4 Fresh Jalapeno Chilies 12 Cilantro 6 7-Inch Flour Tortillas 8-Inch Flour Tortillas Monterey Jack Cheese Directions: In a large heavy skillet cook the onion...

Avocado Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

Avocado Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

  Ingredients: 1 Cherry Tomatoes 1 Avocado 4 Lemon Juice 1 Onion 1 Garlic 1/2 Swiss Cheese 1/4 Seasoning Salt 6 Bacon Bacon Bits Directions: Remove the tops from the tomatoes. Scoop out and discard the seeds. Drain cut-side down on paper towels. In a small bowl...

Famous Hot Artichoke Spinach Dip

Famous Hot Artichoke Spinach Dip

  Ingredients: 1 Artichoke Heart 1/2 Frozen Spinach 8 Cream Cheese 1/2 Parmesan Cheese 1/2 Crushed Red Pepper Flakes 1/4 Salt 1/8 Garlic Powder 1 Black Pepper 1/2 Roma Tomato Directions: Boil frozen spinach and artichoke hearts in 1 cup of water for ten minutes....

Tarragon Chicken Salad Wraps

Tarragon Chicken Salad Wraps

  Ingredients: 2 Fat-Free Mayonnaise 3 Fresh Lemon Juice 1 Fresh Tarragon 1 Dried Tarragon 1 Sugar Snap Pea 1/8 Table Salt 1/8 Black Pepper 4 Fat Free Tortillas 8 Lettuce Directions: In a large bowl; combine the chicken, mayonnaise, lemon juice, tarragon and snap...

Egg, Onion & Lettuce Wraps

Egg, Onion & Lettuce Wraps

  Ingredients: 1 Whole Wheat Tortilla 1 Salsa 1 Hard-Boiled Eggs 2 Hard-Boiled Egg 4 Sweet Onions 6 Lettuce Directions: Mix& spread the mayo and hot sauce all over the tortilla. Mix remaining ingredients& place along one edge of the tortilla, roll up and...

Vegetable Couscous Salad With Parmesan

Vegetable Couscous Salad With Parmesan

  Ingredients: 1 Vegetable Broth 3/4 Chicken Broth 3 Couscous 2 Plum Tomatoes 1/2 Green Onions 1/2 Cucumber 4 Fresh Parsley 4 Parmesan Cheese 2 1/2 Fresh Lemon Juice 2 Olive Oil 1/4 Dried Oregano 1/2 Salt 1/4 Black Pepper Cayenne Pepper Directions: Bring broth to...

Bisquick Turkey Club Squares

Bisquick Turkey Club Squares

  Ingredients: 2 Bisquick Baking Mix 1/3 Mayonnaise 1/3 Milk 2 Parmesan Cheese 2 Green Onions 2 Bacon 7 Mayonnaise 1/4 Tomatoes 1 Monterey Jack Cheese 1 Cheese Directions: Preheat oven to 450 degrees F. Grease a cookie sheet. In a bowl, mix the Bisquick with 1/3...

Ginger Crunchies

Ginger Crunchies

  Ingredients: 275 Flour 1 1/2 Baking Powder 1 Baking Soda 2 Ground Ginger 2 Ground Cinnamon 225 Caster Sugar 1 Golden Syrup 175 Butter 2 Milk Directions: Preheat oven to gas mark 3. Grease baking sheet and place in fridge. Sift flour, baking powder, baking soda,...

Salmon and Cream Cheese Pizza

Salmon and Cream Cheese Pizza

  Ingredients: 1 Active Dry Yeast 1/4 Sugar 3/4 Warm Water 1 3/4 All-Purpose Flour 1/2 Salt 8 Smoked Salmon 1 Olive Oil 1 Garlic 3 Fat Free Cream Cheese 1/3 Red Onion 2 Fat Free Mozzarella Cheese 2 Fresh Dill 1 Capers Directions: Crust: Stir yeast and sugar into...

Hot Country Ham Dip

Hot Country Ham Dip

  Ingredients: 2 Cream Cheese 1 Sour Cream 1/2 - 1 Country Ham 1/4 Onion 1/2 Garlic Powder 1 Butter 1 Pecans 1/2 Worcestershire Sauce Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Combine cream cheese, sour cream, country ham, onion and garlic powder, place in a...

Frozen Strawberry Salad

Frozen Strawberry Salad

  Ingredients: 3/4 Sugar 8 Light Cream Cheese 10 Frozen Sliced Strawberries 20 Crushed Pineapple 10 Cool Whip Directions: Drain pineapple. In a large bowl, cream together the sugar and cream cheese. Add the strawberries and pineapple. fold in the cool whip....

Simple Pan-fried Chicken Breasts

Simple Pan-fried Chicken Breasts

  Ingredients: 4 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast Halves 1 Kosher Salt 1 Fresh Ground Black Pepper 1 Olive Oil 2 Parmesan Cheese Directions: Pound the chicken breasts with a meat mallet or a rolling pin, to tenderize the meat and ensure uniform thickness....

Crustless Broccoli Quiche

Crustless Broccoli Quiche

  Ingredients: 1 Broccoli 2 Onions 1 Garlic 2 Butter 1 Swiss Cheese 1/4 Cheddar Cheese 4 Fresh Dill 1 1/2 Eggs 1 Cottage Cheese 1 Salt 1/8 Pepper Nutmeg Directions: Trim most of the stem of broccili and steam. Cut up in small pieces. Butter a 10 inch plate and...

Better-for-you Egg Salad

Better-for-you Egg Salad

  Ingredients: 4 Hard-Boiled Eggs 1/4 Celery 1/8 Onion 1/8 Green Pepper 1/4 Fat-Free Mayonnaise 3/4 Spicy Brown Mustard 1/8 Table Salt 1/8 Black Pepper Directions: Peel and rinse eggs. Discard two of the egg yolks. Chop remaining 4 whites and 2 yolks. Mix...

Maui Ahi Poke

Maui Ahi Poke

  Ingredients: 2 Fresh Ahi Tuna 1 Round Onion 3 Green Onions 1/2 Fresh Ginger 3 Garlic Cloves 1/2 Soy Sauce 1 Crushed Red Pepper Flakes 1/2 Chinese Chili Sauce 1 Hawaiian Sea Salt 1 Kosher Salt Directions: Cut Ahi into at least 1/2 cubes - set aside &...

Chicken, Mushroom and Prosciutto Rolls

Chicken, Mushroom and Prosciutto Rolls

  Ingredients: 2 Chicken Breast Fillets 1/2 Onion 2 Garlic Cloves 10 Button Mushrooms 2 Olive Oil 1/2 Cream Cheese 4 Prosciutto Directions: Sit your chicken breast on a chopping board and slice it all the way through the middle (like you are filleting a fish. You...

Super Healthy Hummus

Super Healthy Hummus

  Ingredients: 3 Garlic Cloves 1/4 Plain Low-Fat Yogurt 1 Lemon Juice 1 Olive Oil 1/4 Salt 1/4 Paprika 1/8 Pepper 1 Chickpeas 1 Fresh Parsley Directions: Combine everything in blender or food processor and process until smooth. The blender gives the best result....

Sun-Dried Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella Pasta Salad

Sun-Dried Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella Pasta Salad

  Ingredients: 6 Olive Oil 1/2 Sun-Dried Tomato Packed In Oil 1/4 Red Wine Vinegar 1 Capers 1 Garlic Clove 1 Medium Pasta Shell 2 Cherry Tomatoes 8 Fresh Mozzarella Cheese 1 Fresh Basil Leaf 1/2 Parmesan Cheese 1/2 Kalamata Olive Directions: Bring large pot of...

Black Bean and Cheesy Burrito – Ww

Black Bean and Cheesy Burrito – Ww

  Ingredients: 1/3 Black Beans 2 Low-Fat Cheddar Cheese 1/4 Colby Cheese 1 Salsa Flour Tortilla Directions: Layer black beans on tortilla and top with cheese. Microwave until cheese melts. Roll up tortilla, top with salsa.

Yummy, Fast and Easy Roast Beef Wrap

Yummy, Fast and Easy Roast Beef Wrap

  Ingredients: 1 8-Inch Flour Tortillas 2 Deli Roast Beef 1 Provolone Cheese Directions: On cold tortilla, place the roast beef, then cheese slice (divided in half to fit length wise. Microwave for 30-40 seconds on high.

Homemade Semolina  Pasta

Homemade Semolina Pasta

  Ingredients: 3 Eggs 1/8 Salt 1 3/4 Semolina Flour Directions: Beat the eggs in a medium size bowl with a fork. Mix in the salt. Add the pasta flour a little at a time, mixing well. Knead the dough 5 minutes. Wrap in wax paper and let it rest for 12 minutes....

Tortilla Crisps

Tortilla Crisps

  Ingredients: 3/4 Butter 1/2 Parmesan Cheese 2 Parsley Flakes 1/4 Sesame Seeds 1/2 Oregano 1/2 Onion Powder 1/4 Garlic Powder 12 6-Inch Tortillas Directions: Combine all ingredients except for the tortillas. Spread each tortilla with a thick layer of the spread....

Linguine With Potatoes, Green Beans and Pesto

Linguine With Potatoes, Green Beans and Pesto

  Ingredients: 1 Fresh Basil Leaf 1/2 Flat-Leaf Italian Parsley 1/4 Pine Nuts 1 Garlic Clove 1/3 Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1/2 Parmigiano-Reggiano Cheese 1/2 Pecorino Romano Cheese 1 Linguine 12 Tiny New Potatoes 8 Green Beans 2 Unsalted Butter Directions: In food...

Solo Microwave Fettuccine Alfredo

Solo Microwave Fettuccine Alfredo

  Ingredients: 2 Cream Cheese 1/4 Parmesan Cheese 1/4 Milk 1 Pasta 1 1/2 Water Directions: Put the noodles and water into a 2 cup or larger glass or microwave safe measuring cup or bowl. Microwave on high for two minutes, then stir, continue 2 minute cycles until...

Portabella and Gouda Burger with Garlic Mayo

Portabella and Gouda Burger with Garlic Mayo

  Ingredients: 2 Portabella Mushroom Caps 3 -4 Gouda Cheese 2 Olive Oil 1 Garlic 1 Dried Thyme 2 Tomatoes 2 Mayonnaise 2 Lemon Juice 1 Garlic 1 Dried Thyme 2 Fresh Thyme 1/2 Dried Parsley 1/2 Fresh Parsley Directions: Combine 2 tablespoons olive oil,sliced garlic...

Ham It up Crescent Rolls

Ham It up Crescent Rolls

  Ingredients: 1 Deli Ham 8 Prepared Mustard 4 Swiss Cheese 1 Cheddar Cheese 2 Sesame Seeds Directions: Preheat oven to 375°F. Unroll dough into 4 long rectangles. Firmly press diagonal perforations to seal. Place ham slices on the rectangles. Spread on the...

Everybody loves it Broccoli Salad

Everybody loves it Broccoli Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Broccoli 1/4 Sunflower Seeds 1/4 Cider Vinegar 1/2 Mayonnaise 1/4 Sugar 1/4 Raisins 1/4 Bacon Bits 1/4 Pecans Directions: Combine all ingredients and mix well. Best when refrigerated for at least an hour, always mix again before serving. Serve...

Jackie’s Famous Broccoli Salad

Jackie’s Famous Broccoli Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Broccoli 1/2 Red Onion 8 Bacon 1 Raisins 1/2 Mayonnaise 1 Miracle Whip 2 Red Wine Vinegar 1 -3 Worcestershire Sauce 1 -3 Sugar 1/2 Salt Directions: Wash broccoli and cut into bite-size pieces. Thinly slice red onion. Fry bacon until crisp and...

Easy Cowboy Caviar

Easy Cowboy Caviar

  Ingredients: 1 Chunky Salsa 1 Corn 1 Black Beans 1 Black-Eyed Peas 1 Avocado 1 Parsley 4 Green Onions Directions: Rinse and drain the corn and beans. Put salsa, corn, and 3/4 of each can of beans into a large bowl. Mix thoroughly. Add avocado, parsley and green...

Portabella Pita

Portabella Pita

  Ingredients: 1 Portabella Mushroom 1 Green Pepper 1/2 Onion 1/2 Canola Oil 1 -2 Havarti Cheese 2 Monterey Jack Cheese Directions: Cook onion and green pepper in oil until almost tender. Add mushrooms and cook until soft. When vegetables are ready add cheese and...

Catherine’s Crustless Onion Pie

Catherine’s Crustless Onion Pie

  Ingredients: 400 -500 Onions 2 Butter 200 Sour Cream 3 Eggs 1/4 Black Pepper 1 1/2 Salt 200 All-Purpose Flour 1 Baking Powder 100 Butter 3 -4 Bacon Directions: Preheat oven to 200 C. Grease a 23 cm round pie pan. Melt 2 teaspoons of butter in a frying pan and...

Grilled Ham Panini

Grilled Ham Panini

  Ingredients: 2 Mayonnaise 1 Smoked Ham 4 Ham 2 Tomatoes 1 Cheese Directions: Spread bread slices with mayo. Top 1 of the bread slices with ham, tomatoes, cheese and remaining bread slice. Cook, over med heat, in skillet or on griddle that has been sprayed with...

Grape Leaves Stuffed With Goat Cheese & Figs

Grape Leaves Stuffed With Goat Cheese & Figs

  Ingredients: 3 Fresh Figs 3 Heavy Cream 4 Cream Cheese 1 Egg 1 Raisins 2 Pine Nuts 2 Chives 25 Grape Leaves Directions: Puree figs with cream or [cream cheese with a little milk] in food processor. Transfer to a mixing bowl and whisk in egg and cheese. Fold in...

Crab Puffs Appetizers

Crab Puffs Appetizers

  Ingredients: 1 Sharp Cheddar Cheese 1/2 Green Onions 3 Worcestershire Sauce 1 Mustard Powder 1 Butter 1/2 Salt 1/4 Seasoning Salt 1 Flour 4 Eggs Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. in a medium bowl combine crab, cheese, onions, Worcestershire sauce and...

Tucson Cheese Crisps

Tucson Cheese Crisps

  Ingredients: 2 Tomatoes 2 -3 Mild Green Chilies 2 Green Onions 1 Fresh Cilantro 1 Vinegar 1 Flour Tortillas 1 Flour Tortillas 4 Cheddar Cheese 4 Monterey Jack Cheese Directions: Preheat the oven to 400°. Combine the salad topping ingredients in a small bowl....

Pickled Beets (Cwikla)

Pickled Beets (Cwikla)

  Ingredients: 3 Beets 1 Onion 1 Cloves 8 Caraway Seed 2 Vinegar 1 Brown Sugar 2 Salt Directions: Layer beets and onions in a glass or earthenware bowl, sprinkling layers with horseradish and cloves. Boil vinegar with sugar and salt 2 minutes. Pour over the...

Best Burgers

Best Burgers

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 - 2 Lean Ground Beef 1/2 Onion 4 Barbecue Sauce Directions: Mix ingredients well. You may also choose to add some steak seasoning to taste to give it a little extra zip. Shape into 5-6 patties. Place into a preheated skillet, cook on medium...

Baked Zucchini With Cheddar Cheese

Baked Zucchini With Cheddar Cheese

  Ingredients: 2 Zucchini 1/8 Ground Nutmeg 1 Egg 1 Green Onion 1 Dijon Mustard 1/2 Cheddar Cheese 1/8 White Pepper Directions: Place the sliced zucchini into a large bowl. Combine the remaining ingredients and toss well. Pour into a lightly oiled 2-quart...

10 Minute Cream of Mushroom Soup

10 Minute Cream of Mushroom Soup

  Ingredients: 2 Mushrooms 2 Water 2 Butter 1 Onion 1/4 All-Purpose Flour 1 Seasoning Salt 1 Evaporated Milk Directions: Drain mushroom liquid into a measuring cup, and add water to make 2 cups. Melt butter in large saucepan over medium heat, add onion and cook...

Sharon’s Ono Barbecue Beef

Sharon’s Ono Barbecue Beef

  Ingredients: 3 Onion 1/2 Catsup 1 1/2 Dijon Mustard 2 Brown Sugar 1/4 - 1/3 Red Wine Vinegar 1/4 Liquid Smoke Flavoring 1 Salt 1/2 Pepper 1/4 Garlic Powder 1/4 Garlic Cloves Directions: Place chuck roast into a crock pot. Combine remaining ingredients in a...

Raspberry Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Raspberry Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

  Ingredients: 2 Pecans 4 Green Onion 2 Muenster Cheese 1 -2 Swiss Cheese 4 Butter 3 Margarine Directions: Spread preserve onto 2 slices of sourdough bread. Sprinkle with pecans and green onions. Lay two cheese slices on each of the two bread slices. Top with...

Best-Ever Sticky Wings

Best-Ever Sticky Wings

  Ingredients: 2 1/2 Chicken Wings 1/2 Low Sodium Soy Sauce 1/2 Liquid Honey 2 Ketchup 1/2 Garlic Powder 1/2 Ground Ginger Directions: Preheat oven to 425F; have ready a shallow baking pan that you've lightly sprayed with nonstick cooking spray. Arrange chicken...

Subru Uncle’s Black-Eyed Peas (Chauli)

Subru Uncle’s Black-Eyed Peas (Chauli)

  Ingredients: 1 3/4 Black-Eyed Peas 1 Green Chili 7 Garlic Cloves 1/4 Fresh Ginger 4 Roma Tomatoes 1 Salt 1 Turmeric Powder 1/4 Red Chili Powder 2 Purple Onions 5 1/4 Water 2 Olive Oil Directions: Soak the black eye peas overnight in lots of water. Drain and...

Lemony Black-Eyed Pea and Cilantro Salad

Lemony Black-Eyed Pea and Cilantro Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Black-Eyed Peas 1 Garlic 2 Onions 1 Tomatoes 1/4 Cilantro 1 Dried Oregano 2 Lemon Juice 1 Olive Oil 3/4 Salt 1/2 Black Pepper Directions: Combine all ingredients in a bowl; let sit in refrigerator for a couple of hours to blend flavors. Salad...

Wine-Brined Grilled Chicken

Wine-Brined Grilled Chicken

  Ingredients: 2 Chicken 1 Other Dry White Wine 2 Shallots 1 Fresh Tarragon 1/4 Kosher Salt 2 Sugar Directions: Rinse chicken and pat dry, trim off excess fat. In an 11x16-inch roasting pan, stir wine, shallots, tarragon, salt and sugar until salt and sugar are...

Tuna and Arugula (Rocket) Pasta

Tuna and Arugula (Rocket) Pasta

  Ingredients: 400 Spiral Shaped Pasta 1 Olive Oil 2 Red Onions 2 Garlic Cloves 1/3 Kalamata Olive 1/3 Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto 1 Lemon Juice 1 Tuna In Water 80 Baby Rocket Directions: Cook pasta until al dente, following packet directions and drain, but reserve 2...

Caramel Puff Corn

Caramel Puff Corn

  Ingredients: 1 Corn 1 Butter 1 Brown Sugar 1/2 Light Corn Syrup 1 Baking Soda Directions: Place puff corn in a large roaster pan. In 2 quart sauce pan bring the butter, sugar & corn syrup to bring to boil, then cook for 2 minutes. Add the baking soda- this will...

Easy Caramel Popcorn

Easy Caramel Popcorn

  Ingredients: 24 Butter 1 Margarine 2 Brown Sugar 1/2 Corn Syrup 1 Salt 1/2 Baking Soda 1 1/2 Vanilla 1 1/2 Peanuts Walnut Halves Directions: Set oven to 250 degrees F. Put the popped corn in a large bowl. Melt the margarine (or butter stir in brown sugar, corn...

Broccoli Cheese Soup – 20 Minute fast and low fat

Broccoli Cheese Soup – 20 Minute fast and low fat

  Ingredients: 1 Broccoli Floret 1 Chicken Broth 2 Vegetable Broth 2 -4 All-Purpose Flour 1 Shallots 1 Butter 1 Cheddar Cheese Directions: Place broccoli and 3/4 cup water in microwave safe dish, Microwave broccoli until fork tender (about 6 min on high....

Chuck’s Easy Poached Salmon

Chuck’s Easy Poached Salmon

  Ingredients: 1 Salmon Fillet 1 Lemon 4 -5 Fresh Dill 6 -8 Pickled Ginger 1 White Wine Directions: Place lemon slices, dill and ginger in a foil pan that has been sprayed with cooking spray. Place salmon on top. Add wine and then fill pan with water until the...

Mama’s Creamed Peas for Sick Tummies

Mama’s Creamed Peas for Sick Tummies

  Ingredients: 4 Peas 1 Milk 2 Flour 2 Butter 1/4 Salt 1/8 Pepper Directions: Melt butter in a large sauce pan. Whisk in flour and allow to cook for 1 minute. Slowly add milk, whisking the whole time to prevent lumps. Add salt and pepper. Allow to cook until...

Candy Nuts

Candy Nuts

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Pecan Halves 1/2 Sugar 2 Butter 1/2 Vanilla Directions: Line a baking sheet with foil; butter the foil and set aside. In a 10-inch, heavy skillet combine nuts, sugar, butter and vanilla; cook over medium-high heat, shaking skillet...

My Version of Asian Pork Burger

My Version of Asian Pork Burger

  Ingredients: 1 Ground Pork 1 Egg 1/4 Mushroom 1 Yellow Onion 2 Green Onions 4 -5 Garlic Cloves 4 -5 Soy Sauce 2 -3 White Pepper 1 Salt Directions: Mix all the ingredients together. Let sit for about 15 minutes or more in the refrigerator. Press the mixtures...

Mee Krob (Thai Crisp Fried Noodles)

Mee Krob (Thai Crisp Fried Noodles)

  Ingredients: 6 Tamarind Pulp 1 1/2 Eggs 3 Salt 2 Garlic 1 Green Onions 4 Red Chile 6 Boneless Pork 1 Chicken 4 Shrimp 4 Tamarind Juice 4 Fresh Lime Juice 4 Palm Sugar 4 Brown Sugar 3 Thai Fish Sauce 2 Lime Zest 2 Tomato Paste 1 Bean Sprouts 1/2 Cilantro 1 Red...

Tomato Basil & Feta Salad

Tomato Basil & Feta Salad

  Ingredients: 2 Tomatoes 1/4 Red Onion 1 Black Olives 3 Fresh Basil 1/4 Feta Cheese 1 Lemon Juice 1/4 Salt Directions: Add all ingredients in a medium serving bowl and toss.

Lentil-Grain Burgers My Kids Will Eat!

Lentil-Grain Burgers My Kids Will Eat!

  Ingredients: 1/2 Brown Rice 1/2 Barley 1/2 Dried Lentils 4 3/4 Water 1/2 Carrot 1/2 Onion 1/2 Celery 1 Dried Oregano 1/2 Cayenne Pepper 1 1/4 Garlic Powder 1/2 Paprika 3/4 Salt Directions: Combine all ingredients in heavy pan on med heat. Bring to a boil;...

Shrimp Stuffed Eggs

Shrimp Stuffed Eggs

  Ingredients: 1/2 Baby Shrimp 1/8 Mayonnaise 1 Celery Seed 1 Kosher Salt 1/2 Chives 6 Hard-Boiled Eggs Directions: In a medium bowl, mix shrimp, mayonnaise, celery seed, salt and chives. Halve eggs lengthwise; scoop out yolks (save for another use. Fill whites...

Savory Sauerkraut

Savory Sauerkraut

  Ingredients: 1 Onion 3 Bacon Drippings 1 Sauerkraut 1 Diced Tomatoes 1/2 Caraway Seed 1/2 Sugar Directions: Fry the chopped onion in hot bacon fat until soft. Add sauerkraut, tomatoes, caraway seed and sugar; mix thoroughly. Turn into a 1 1/2-quart casserole...

Pickled Greens

Pickled Greens

  Ingredients: 1 Kale 2 Water 3/4 Sugar 1/2 Splenda Sugar Substitute 2 Vinegar 1 Kosher Salt Black Peppercorns Directions: Wash and spin-dry the greens and chop; combine the water, sugar, vinegar, salt and peppercorns in a large pot; bring to a boil, reduce heat...

Garlic Ricotta Stuffed Mushrooms

Garlic Ricotta Stuffed Mushrooms

  Ingredients: 7 White Mushrooms 5 Garlic Cloves 3 -4 Part-Skim Ricotta Cheese 1/4 Salt 1/2 Cracked Black Pepper 1 Olive Oil 4 Parmesan Cheese Directions: Preheat oven to 350°F. Clean mushrooms, remove stems. Chop stems, and the one extra mushroom. Heat olive oil...

Ham and Cheese Grill

Ham and Cheese Grill

  Ingredients: 2 American Cheese 1 Tomatoes 2 Smoked Ham 6 Ham 1 Mayonnaise 1/4 Dried Oregano Leaves Directions: Layer ham, cheese and tomato on one slice of bread. Top with second slice of bread. Combine mayo and oregano or red pepper and spread on outside of...

Thai Carrot Salad

Thai Carrot Salad

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Carrots 8 String Beans 1 Tomatoes 1 Garlic 1/2 Limes, Juice Of 2 Fish Sauce 1 Palm Sugar 1/2 Light Brown Sugar 1/2 Unsalted Peanuts Directions: Combine carrots, string beans,& sliced tomato in a large bowl. Add minced garlic& toss to combine...

Chard and White Bean Soup

Chard and White Bean Soup

  Ingredients: 2 Smoked Bacon 1 Onion 1 Garlic 1/4 Nutmeg 1/8 Red Pepper Flakes 6 Low Sodium Chicken Broth 1 Red Swiss Chard 1 White Swiss Chard 1/4 Tiny Pasta 5 -6 Fresh Sage Leaves 2 Olive Oil Directions: Combine bacon, onion, garlic, nutmeg and red pepper...

Denver Broncos Hot and Spicy Cheeseballs

Denver Broncos Hot and Spicy Cheeseballs

  Ingredients: 1 Sharp Cheddar Cheese 1 Margarine 1 Red Chili Powder 1 Paprika 2 Salt 2 Jalapeno-Stuffed Green Olives Flour Directions: Blend the cheese and butter. Stir in the flour, salt and chile powder. Mix well. Wrap the dough around an olive, covering it...

Breaded Baked Chicken

Breaded Baked Chicken

  Ingredients: 1/2 Butter 3/4 Margarine 1 1/2 Flour 2 Salt 1/4 Paprika 2 Pepper Fryer Chickens Directions: In a large roasting pan (or two 9x13 pans, in a 425° oven, melt the butter or margarine. Mix flour, salt, paprika and pepper in a heavy-duty plastic bag;...

Mrs. Jenkins’ Crunchy Ham Slice

Mrs. Jenkins’ Crunchy Ham Slice

  Ingredients: 1 Ham Steak 1/4 Crunchy Peanut Butter 1/4 Brown Sugar 1/2 Dry Mustard 1 Vinegar Directions: Preheat oven to 375F. Place ham steak in a shallow baking dish or pan, then spread the peanut butter evenly over the meat. Mix remaining 3 ingredients...

Onion Brie Appetizer

Onion Brie Appetizer

  Ingredients: 2 Onions 3 Butter 2 Margarine 1/2 Brown Sugar 1 White Wine Vinegar 4 Cider Vinegar 1 -2 Frozen Puff Pastry 1 Camembert Cheese 2 Caraway Seed Egg Water Directions: In a large skillet, cook the onions, butter, brown sugar and vinegar over medium-low...

Solo Roast Beef Salad

Solo Roast Beef Salad

  Ingredients: 1/2 Roast Beef 1/2 Tomatoes 1 Lettuce 1 Vinegar 3 Olive Oil 1/2 Black Pepper 1/2 Crouton 1/4 Cheese Directions: Pour the olive oil, vinegar into the serving bowl, add the pepper and stir. Add the lettuce, roast beef, tomato, and croutons. Then toss...

Shopska Salad

Shopska Salad

  Ingredients: 4 Tomatoes 4 Cucumbers 1 Green Bell Pepper 1 Red Bell Pepper 1 Spring Onion 1 Fresh Parsley 2 -3 Olive Oil 1 Feta Cheese 5 -10 Black Olives Directions: Roast the red bell pepper directly on the gas flame, wrap it in foil or plastic wrap for a few...

Pink Pickled Onions

Pink Pickled Onions

  Ingredients: 2 Red Onions 6 Fresh Rosemary 2 Champagne Vinegar 1 1/2 White Wine Vinegar 1 Water 1 1/2 Sugar 2 Kosher Salt Directions: Place 1/3 of onions in large (at least 2-quart jar with tight-fitting lid. Add 2 rosemary sprigs. Repeat layering twice more...

Sushi Pizza

Sushi Pizza

  Ingredients: 1 Sushi Rice 1/4 Seasoned Rice Vinegar 2 Sesame Seeds 1/2 Avocado 1/2 Nori 3/4 Smoked Salmon 1/2 English Cucumber 2 Pickled Ginger 2 Light Mayonnaise 2 Milk 1 Wasabi Powder Directions: In saucepan, combine rice and 1 1/4 cups (300 mL water; bring...

Quick Tomato Alphabet Soup

Quick Tomato Alphabet Soup

  Ingredients: 2 Butter 1 Onion 1 Carrot 1/3 Celery 1 1/2 Vegetable Broth 1 Chicken Broth 1/4 Dried Basil 1 Black Pepper 2 Diced Tomatoes 1 Alphabet Pasta 2% Low-Fat Milk Directions: Melt the butter in a saucepan over medium high heat. Add onion, carrot and...

Salmon Salad for Sandwiches

Salmon Salad for Sandwiches

  Ingredients: 1 Salmon 1 1/2 Carrots 7 Hard-Boiled Eggs 2 Onions 1 Celery 1 Mustard 1 Mayonnaise Directions: Mix all together and put on sandwiches or use as a dip.

Greek Oven Fries

Greek Oven Fries

  Ingredients: 2 Baking Potatoes 1 Olive Oil 1 Dried Oregano 1/4 Salt 1/8 Ground Black Pepper 2 Malt Vinegar Directions: Cut each potato lengthwise into 8 wedges; place in bowl, cover with cold water and let sit for 30 minutes; drain. Pat dry with paper towels;...

Apple Dip        (It’s Not Just for Apples Anymore)

Apple Dip (It’s Not Just for Apples Anymore)

  Ingredients: 1 Cream Cheese 1 Marshmallow Creme 1/4 Cinnamon Directions: Let cream cheese soften just slightly at room temperature. With a mixer, combine cream cheese and marshmallow creme until smooth. Add cinnamon and stir. Refrigerate until...

Spicy Cashews

Spicy Cashews

  Ingredients: 1 Olive Oil 3 Roasted Cashews 1/2 Chili Powder 1 Kosher Salt Sea Salt Directions: Place a medium-size saute pan over medium heat. Add olive oil and cashews and toss to coat. Add chili powder, salt, and pepper and toss until warmed through. Remove...

Steamed Thai Mussels

Steamed Thai Mussels

  Ingredients: 1/4 Lemon Juice 2 Sugar 2 Fresh Cilantro 2 Fish Sauce 2 Soy Sauce 1/4 Garlic Cloves 2 Mussels Directions: Whisk together all but the mussels. Arrange mussels on a barbecue, close lid and cook 5 minutes or until mussels open. Transfer to a platter....

Ham and Smoked Gouda Salad

Ham and Smoked Gouda Salad

  Ingredients: 2 Rotini Pasta 1/4 Mayonnaise 3 Honey 2 Dijon Mustard 2 Cooked Ham 3/4 Celery 1 Smoked Gouda Cheese Directions: Cook pasta according to package directions; rinse in cold water; drain. In a small bowl, mix together the mayo, honey and mustard. In a...

Rosemary & Garlic Oven Fries

Rosemary & Garlic Oven Fries

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Potatoes 1 Olive Oil 1/2 Salt 1/4 Fresh Coarse Ground Black Pepper 1/2 Dried Rosemary 2 Garlic Cloves Directions: Preheat oven to 475°F. Spray 15 1/2 x 10 1/2-inch jelly roll pan or large cookie sheet with nonstick cooking spray. Cut each...

Carrots and Raisins (Healthy Snack)

Carrots and Raisins (Healthy Snack)

  Ingredients: 2 Carrots 1/4 Raisins 3 Sour Cream 2 -3 Sugar Directions: Place raisins in a small amount of water, so they plump up a little. (this step is optional Grate carrots on a smallest part of your grater. Combine grated carrots, sour cream, raisins (take...

Spicy Dilly Beans

Spicy Dilly Beans

  Ingredients: 2 Green Beans 1/4 - 1/2 Cayenne Pepper 2 Garlic Cloves 1/2 Mustard Seeds 1 Dill 5 Distilled Vinegar 1/2 Pickling Salt 5 Water Directions: Prepare jars for canning. Bring vinegar, salt and water to a boil. In the bottom each hot sterilized jar, put...

Tasty Snack Ball Things (vegan!)

Tasty Snack Ball Things (vegan!)

  Ingredients: 1/2 Flour 1/2 Maple Syrup 1/2 Peanut Butter 1/2 Sunflower Seeds 1/2 Wheat Germ 1/2 Cocoa Powder Directions: Mix together all the ingredients. Roll into SMALL balls (they are very rich and then roll the balls in the extra wheat...

Steamed Rice

Steamed Rice

  Ingredients: 1 Long-Grain Rice 2 Butter 1 Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2 Onion 1 Vegetable Broth 1/2 Tap Water 1 Salt Orzo Pasta Spaghetti Broth Hot Water Directions: Saute rice in butter just until translucent and very lightly browned. Add chopped onion, and...

Mixed Vegetable Pickles

Mixed Vegetable Pickles

  Ingredients: 1/4 Cauliflower 2 Carrots 2 Fresh Dill 2 Cilantro 6 Garlic 2 Serrano Chilies 1 Habanero Pepper 1 White Wine Vinegar 4 Sea Salt 2 Dry Mustard 2 Ground Cumin 1 Turmeric Directions: Arrange cauliflower and carrots in four half-pint canning jars; set...

Crustless Spinach Ricotta Quiche

Crustless Spinach Ricotta Quiche

  Ingredients: 12 Fresh Spinach 2 Frozen Spinach 1/2 Olive Oil 1 Onion 2 Ricotta Cheese 1/2 Eggs 1/4 Dried Dill Weed 1/4 Pepper 1 Salt 3 Nutmeg 1 Plum Tomatoes Parmesan Cheese Directions: Preheat the oven to 350°F. Grease a 9 pie dish. Steam the fresh spinach...

Band Camp Sloppy Joes

Band Camp Sloppy Joes

  Ingredients: 2 Ground Beef 1 Onion 3/4 Ketchup 1/2 Brown Sugar 1/2 Black Pepper Directions: Put ground beef into a large pan. Put enough cold water over beef to cover. Use you hands or take a fork and stir the meat in the cold water to break it into fine pieces...

Quick Risotto With Carrots and Feta

Quick Risotto With Carrots and Feta

  Ingredients: 5 Carrots 4 Onion 1 Olive Oil 1 Arborio Rice 1 1/2 Dried Dill 1 Fresh Dill 1 Feta 20 Feta 2 Parsley Directions: Bring the stock to a boil in a covered pot. Put the carrots in the stock water, lower the heat and very gently simmer. In a large wok or...

World’s Best Sloppy Joes

World’s Best Sloppy Joes

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Hamburger 1/2 Onion 1 Ketchup 1 Barbecue Sauce 1/2 Curry Powder 1/2 Chili Powder 2 -3 Bay Leaves Directions: Cook hamburger with onion and salt and pepper to taste. Add spices, leaving bay leaves whole, but folding them in gently. Put lid on...

Zucchini-Onion Salad

Zucchini-Onion Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Onion 5 Sour Cream 2 Butter 1 Margarine 1 Fresh Ground Pepper 1 Salt 2 -3 Oregano Basil Fresh Zucchini Directions: Grate zucchini (larger bits gives a more satisfying texture when finished. Dice onion (s. Over medium heat (gas 2 melt butter in...

Pierogies – Homemade, Another Variation

Pierogies – Homemade, Another Variation

  Ingredients: 6 Flour 10 Sour Cream 4 Eggs 1 1/2 Salt 1 1/2 Baking Powder 2 1/2 Potatoes 3/4 Cheddar Cheese 1/4 Butter 5 Eggs 1/2 Butter 1 Onion Directions: For filling: Combine mashed potatoes, grated cheese, melted butter and 4 eggs. Separate remaining egg and...

Cucumber Pasta Salad with Dill

Cucumber Pasta Salad with Dill

  Ingredients: 2 Bow Tie Pasta 8 Small Shell Pasta 1/4 - 1/2 Low-Fat Sour Cream 2 2% Low-Fat Milk 1 Fresh Dill 1/2 White Vinegar 1/2 Sea Salt 2 Fresh Ground Black Pepper 1 Cucumbers Chopped Tomato Directions: Follow package directions and boil the pasta until al...

Hoisin Five-Spice Chicken Legs

Hoisin Five-Spice Chicken Legs

  Ingredients: 4 Chicken Legs-Thighs 1/2 Hoisin Sauce 1 Five-Spice Powder Directions: Put chicken in a foil lined pan. Stir hoisin and five-spice powder together. Brush liberally over chicken pieces. Bake in top 1/3 of oven. Bake at 500 degrees F 25 to 30...

Cold Sesame Noodles

Cold Sesame Noodles

  Ingredients: 1 Udon Noodles 3 Tahini 2 -3 Garlic 2 Ginger 2 Tamari 1/2 Soy Sauce 1 Chili Powder 1/2 Maple Syrup 1 -2 Cider Vinegar 1 -2 Rice Vinegar 3 Sesame Seeds 1/4 Scallions 2 Snow Peas Directions: Cook noodles. Drain& cool. Mix all the ingredients except...

Tuna salad

Tuna salad

  Ingredients: 1 Tuna In Water 2 Hard-Boiled Eggs 1 Dill Weed 1/2 Miracle Whip 2 Mayonnaise Celery Directions: Mix together all ingredients with fork. If mixture is too dry add more Miracle Whip or mayonnaise. Refrigerate before serving on toast with lettuce and...

Chicken Yakitori Skewers

Chicken Yakitori Skewers

  Ingredients: 2 Chicken Fillets 1/2 Sake 3/4 Soy Sauce 1/2 Mirin 2 Sugar 10 Green Onions Directions: Cut chicken fillets into bite-size cubes. Combine the sake, soy sauce, mirin& sugar in a saucepan. Bring to the boil& set aside. Thread the chicken pieces onto...

Betty’s Deviled Eggs

Betty’s Deviled Eggs

  Ingredients: 6 Hard-Boiled Eggs 3 Mayonnaise 1/2 Ground Mustard 1/8 Salt 1/4 Pepper Directions: Cut eggs lengthwise in half, gently remove yolks, and place whites on a serving platter. Mash yolks well with a fork. Stir in mayonnaise, mustard, salt, and pepper....

Spanish Garlic Shrimp

Spanish Garlic Shrimp

  Ingredients: 2 Olive Oil 1 Onion 1 Bell Pepper 1 1/2 Chicken Broth 4 -5 Garlic Cloves 2 Lemon Juice 3 Sherry Wine 2 Water 1/4 Flour 1/4 Paprika 1/4 Salt 1 1/2 Fresh Ground Pepper Large Shrimp Directions: Heat oil in large nonstick fry pan. Add onion and bell...

Lime Chicken Soft Tacos

Lime Chicken Soft Tacos

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts 1/8 Red Wine Vinegar 1/2 Lime, Juice Of 1 White Sugar 1/2 Salt 1/2 Ground Black Pepper 2 Green Onions 2 Garlic 1 Dried Oregano 10 6-Inch Flour Tortillas 1 Tomatoes 1/4 Lettuce 1/4 Monterey Jack Cheese 1/4...

Marinated Brussels Sprouts and Mushrooms

Marinated Brussels Sprouts and Mushrooms

  Ingredients: 3/4 Brussels Sprout 1 Small Mushroom 1/4 Olive Oil 1/2 Lemon Juice 1 Water 1 Salt 1/4 Fresh Ground Black Pepper 2 Garlic 1 Bay Leaf 1/2 Oregano 1/2 Basil 1/2 Thyme 1 Parsley Directions: Trim and wash sprouts and then steam or blanch them until just...

Creamy Mushroom Turnovers

Creamy Mushroom Turnovers

  Ingredients: 1 Cream Cheese 1 1/2 Flour 1/2 Butter 2 Butter 1/2 Fresh Mushrooms 1 Onion 1 Garlic 1/4 Sour Cream 1/2 Salt 1 Pepper 1/4 Dried Thyme 2 Flour 1 Egg Directions: For the shell, in a large bowl, beat cream cheese, flour and butter until smooth. Shape...

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches for Many

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches for Many

  Ingredients: 12 Cheddar Cheese 12 American Cheese 8 Butter Margarine Directions: Butter each side of the bread slices with 1 t butter or margarine, and place on a baking sheet. Place cheese on each slice of bread. Top with remaining bread. Bake in preheated...

Dressed Asparagus Salad

Dressed Asparagus Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Tomatoes 1 Green Onion 2 Garlic 3 Red Wine Vinegar 1 Liquid Honey 1 Fresh Parsley 1 Olive Oil 2 Anchovy Paste 1 Paprika 1/2 Salt 1 Fresh Asparagus 1 1/2 Red Onions 2 Pitted Ripe Olives Directions: Process first 10 ingredients in blender for about...

Salad Greens with Tangy Lemon Dressing

Salad Greens with Tangy Lemon Dressing

  Ingredients: 4 Leaf Lettuce 1 Radicchio 1/4 Fresh Lemon Juice 1/4 Water 2 Olive Oil 1 Tahini 1 Dijon Mustard 1/2 Honey Sugar Directions: In medium bowl, combine lettuce and radicchio. In a blender, blend remaining ingredients until smooth. Pour over greens and...

Parmesan Roasted Potatoes

Parmesan Roasted Potatoes

  Ingredients: 1 Potato 1 Olive Oil 1/2 Salt 1/4 Fresh Ground Black Pepper 2 Parmesan Cheese Directions: Dice potatoes. Combine potatoes, oil, salt and pepper in a 13x9 inch baking dish. Sprinkle with parmesan cheese. Cover dish with foil. Bake at 425 30 minutes,...

BLT Burritos

BLT Burritos

  Ingredients: 3 Lettuce 1 1/2 Fresh Tomatoes 12 Bacon 1/4 Mayonnaise 1/8 Pepper 4 Flour Tortillas Directions: Combine the first five ingredients and mix well. Spoon down the center of each tortilla, then fold the ends and side over the filling and roll up. Serve...

Crock Pot Boiled Peanuts

Crock Pot Boiled Peanuts

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Peanuts 1/2 Salt 2 1/2 Water Directions: Wash Peanuts until water runs clear. Place peanuts in crock pot. Add salt and water; stir. Cook, covered, on high for 5 to 7 hours. Add additional water during cooking, if necessary, to keep peanuts...

Chicken Tikka !

Chicken Tikka !

  Ingredients: 800 Chicken Breasts 4 Garlic 4 Ginger 4 Yoghurt 2 Salt 4 Green Chilies 6 Tandoori Paste 4 Olive Oil 3 -5 Fresh Coriander Leaves 3 -5 Chopped Tomatoes Directions: Wash the chicken and cut it into 3 cms long pcs. Place in a large bowl. Add in all the...

Roasted Beet, Pistachio and Pear Salad

Roasted Beet, Pistachio and Pear Salad

  Ingredients: 2 Beets 1 Asian Pears 1/4 Pear 2 Celery 3 Pistachios 1 Fresh Lemon Juice 1/2 Honey 1/4 Brown Sugar 1 Black Pepper 1 Salt 2 Cayenne Pepper Lettuce Leaves Directions: Preheat oven to 425f degrees. Leave root and 1 inch of stem on beets, scrub with a...

A la truck Shrimp

A la truck Shrimp

  Ingredients: 1/2 Lime Juice 1/4 Sugar 2 Fish Sauce 1/2 Oyster Sauce 1 Shrimp 1/2 Cilantro Leaf Directions: Thoroughly combine the lime juice, sugar, fish sauce or oyster sauce and sambal or chili paste in a jar or small bowl sauce (increase the amount of sambal...

Easy Hamburger Steaks

Easy Hamburger Steaks

  Ingredients: 1 Ground Beef 1 Ground Turkey 1/2 Egg 1 Salt 1 Pepper 1/4 Onion Directions: Mix in order given above and shape into round patties. Melt some butter to coat skillet and fry until nicely browned.

Roasted Sole Fillets

Roasted Sole Fillets

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Cod Fish Fillets 2 Fresh Coriander 2 Parsley 2 Hoisin Sauce 2 Garlic Green Onions Directions: Arrange fish on foil lined greased rimmed baking sheet. Stir together coriander black bean and garlic sauce and garlic. Spoon over fish. Roast in...

Low-fat Zucchini Slice

Low-fat Zucchini Slice

  Ingredients: 2 Zucchini 3 Eggs 3/4 Low-Fat Cheddar Cheese 1 Onion 1 Olive Oil 1 All-Purpose Flour 1 Baking Soda 1/2 Bacon Ham Directions: Lightly beat eggs. Add remaining ingredients& mix thoroughly. Spread into greased slice pan. Cook in a moderate oven for...

Burrito BLT Sandwiches

Burrito BLT Sandwiches

  Ingredients: 8 Bacon 2 Lettuce 1 1/2 Cheddar Cheese 1 Tomatoes 1/3 Mayonnaise 6 Flour Tortillas Directions: Toss all ingredients except tortillas. Spread one sixth of bacon mixture on each tortilla. Fold up bottom third of each tortilla. Roll up to form cone...

Puerto Rican Plantain Tostones

Puerto Rican Plantain Tostones

  Ingredients: 3 Green Plantains 3 Fresh Garlic 4 Salt 4 Water 1/2 Olive Oil Canola Oil Directions: Peel plantains and slice into 1 inch thick sections. Place water, salt and garlic in a large baking pan. Soak the plantain slices in the garlic mixture for 20...

Tiropitakia (Miniature Greek Cheese Pies)

Tiropitakia (Miniature Greek Cheese Pies)

  Ingredients: 1/2 Phyllo Pastry 3/4 Butter 1/2 Sesame Seeds 1 Cheese 1 Feta 1/2 Ricotta Cheese 4 Cottage Cheese 2 Eggs 2 Parsley 2 Of Fresh Mint 1/2 Fresh Ground Black Pepper Directions: Remove the filo pastry from the refrigerator and let stand at room...

Caramel Popcorn

Caramel Popcorn

  Ingredients: 6 Margarine 1 Butter 2 Brown Sugar 1/2 Corn Syrup 1 Salt Directions: Bring all ingredients, except popcorn, to a boil stirring constantly. Boil five minutes without stirring. Remove from heat. Add 1 tsp. vanilla 1/2 t. baking soda Stir well. Add to...

Vegetarian Pizza Muffins

Vegetarian Pizza Muffins

  Ingredients: 1 Ricotta Cheese 1 Mozzarella Cheese 1/3 Swiss Cheese 1/4 Parmesan Cheese 1/2 Dried Oregano 1 Garlic 4 Whole Wheat English Muffins 10 Broccoli Florets Directions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Combine first 6 ingredients in a bowl. Spread about 2...

Sweet & Spicy Glazed Pecans

Sweet & Spicy Glazed Pecans

  Ingredients: 1/2 Sugar 3 Water 1 Salt 1/2 Cayenne Pepper 2 Pecan Halves Directions: Preheat oven to 350°F. Butter a large, heavy cookie sheet. In a small, heavy saucepan, combine first 4 ingredients. Over medium heat, stir until sugar dissolves and mixture...

Slow Cooker Sugared Pecans & Walnuts

Slow Cooker Sugared Pecans & Walnuts

  Ingredients: 1 Pecans 1/2 Walnut Pieces 1/2 Unsalted Butter 1/4 Powdered Sugar 1/8 Ground Allspice 1 1/2 Ground Cloves 1/4 Ground Cinnamon Ground Ginger Directions: Preheat slow cooker/Crock Pot on high for 15 minutes. First, in preheated slow cooker/Crock Pot...

Glazed Finger Wings

Glazed Finger Wings

  Ingredients: 6 Chicken Wings 1 Sugar 6 Cornstarch 1 1/2 Salt 1 Ground Ginger 1/2 Pepper 1 1/2 Water 2/3 Lemon Juice 1/2 Soy Sauce Directions: Oven to 400. Bake 30 minutes, turn once. Mix sugar, cornstarch, salt, ginger, and pepper in a saucepan on the stove....

Crunchy Baked "fried" Chicken

Crunchy Baked "fried" Chicken

  Ingredients: 1/2 Cornmeal 1/2 All-Purpose Flour 1 1/2 Salt 1/4 Pepper 1/2 Chili Powder 1/2 Milk 1/2 Butter 3 Chicken Pieces Directions: Combine first 5 ingredients. Dip chicken pieces in milk. Then roll in cornmeal mixture. Place in a well greased 13x9 pan....

Sweet Red Pepper & Mushroom Quesadillas

Sweet Red Pepper & Mushroom Quesadillas

  Ingredients: 1 Red Onion 1/2 Fresh Mushrooms 1 Garlic 1 Oregano 2 Olive Oil 2 Tomatoes 2 Tortillas 8 Cheddar Cheese 2 Monterey Jack Cheese Directions: Saute onion, mushrooms, garlic& oregano in a large skillet, over medium heat, until lightly browned (about 5...

Tex Mex Meatloaf

Tex Mex Meatloaf

  Ingredients: 2 Ground Beef 4 Eggs 1 Salt 3/4 Quick Oats 1 Chunky Salsa 3/4 Ketchup 1/4 Cumin 1/4 Chili Powder 1 Bell Pepper Directions: Preheat oven to 375. In a small bowl mix ketchup, cumin, and chilli powder. Set aside. Next, mix beef, salt, oats, salsa, and...

S’Mores (Microwave)

S’Mores (Microwave)

  Ingredients: 2 Graham Cracker Squares 1/2 Chocolate Bar 1 Marshmallows Directions: On paper towel place 1 cracker square. Top with chocolate and marshmallow. Micro on high 15 seconds or until marshmallow puffs. Remove from oven and cover with other cracker. Eat...

Sweet and Spicy Texas Pecans

Sweet and Spicy Texas Pecans

  Ingredients: 1/2 Pecans 2 Pecan Halves 2 Butter 1/4 - 1/2 Margarine Sugar Cayenne Pepper Directions: Mix the pecans and melted butter in a foil-lined jellyroll pan. Put in a 350 degree oven and bake for 5 minutes. Mix together the sugar and pepper; sprinkle...

Sticky Pork Chops

Sticky Pork Chops

  Ingredients: 4 Chinese Wine 1/3 Sherry Wine 1 Soya Sauce 1 Ginger 2 Chili Sauce 2 Honey Directions: Heat frying pan over medium heat. Cook meat for 2 minutes each side, or until meat is well browned. Remove meat, set aside - Keep warm - Add cooking wine, soy...

Pasta with Zucchini and Roasted Garlic

Pasta with Zucchini and Roasted Garlic

  Ingredients: 1 Rotini Pasta 8 Garlic 1/2 Dried Thyme 1/2 Dried Rosemary 2 Canola Oil 3 Zucchini Directions: Preheat oven or toaster oven to 450 degrees. Lay a 12-inch square piece of foil on the counter and put the garlic on it. Sprinkle the thyme and rosemary...

Microwave Mexican Pizza

Microwave Mexican Pizza

  Ingredients: 2 Fat Free Tortillas 1/4 Low Fat Mozzarella 1/4 Low-Fat Cheddar Cheese 1/2 Salsa 2 Low-Fat Sour Cream Directions: Lay out one tortilla, and spread evenly with cheese. Microwave for 30 sec and place second tortilla over the first. microvave again...

Spaetzle (noodles)

Spaetzle (noodles)

  Ingredients: 3 Unbleached Flour 4 Eggs 1 Salt 1/2 Water 1/4 Nutmeg 1/4 Butter Directions: Sift flour, salt and nutmeg together in a bowl. Pour eggs and 1/4 cup water into middle of flour mixture, beat with a wooden spoon. Add enough water to make the dough...

Tuna Melts

Tuna Melts

  Ingredients: 1 Albacore Tuna In Water 1/4 Celery 3 Light Mayonnaise 1 English Muffins 2 Tomatoes 4 American Cheese 4 Cheese Directions: Combine the first 4 ingredients in a bowl; stir well. Place toasted muffin halves, cut side up, on baking sheet. Divide tuna...

Best Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Best Garlic Mashed Potatoes

  Ingredients: 36 Chicken Broth 2 1/2 Potatoes 3 Garlic 1/2 Nonfat Sour Cream 1/4 Heavy Cream 1 1/2 Chives 1/8 Butter Directions: bring chicken broth to a boil. Add potatoes and cook until tender but still firm, about 15 minutes, drain, reserving broth. stir in...

Easy Creamy Santa Fe Chicken (Crock Pot)

Easy Creamy Santa Fe Chicken (Crock Pot)

  Ingredients: 1 Black Beans 2 Whole Kernel Corn 1 Thick & Chunky Salsa 5 -6 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts 1 Cream Cheese 1 Cheddar Cheese Directions: In crock pot, mix together beans, corn, and 1/2 cup salsa. Top with the chicken breast, then pour the...

Baked Parmesan Fish

Baked Parmesan Fish

  Ingredients: 1/3 Parmesan Cheese 2 All-Purpose Flour 1/2 Paprika 1/4 Salt 1/8 Pepper 1 Egg 2 Milk 4 Catfish Fillets Directions: In a shallow bowl combine the parmesan cheese, flour, paprika, salt and pepper. In another bowl beat the egg and milk. Dip fish...

Oriental Grilled Tuna

Oriental Grilled Tuna

  Ingredients: 1/2 Soy Sauce 1 Honey 1/4 White Wine 2 Dijon Mustard 4 Tuna Steaks Directions: Combine all ingredients except for tuna in a medium mixing bowl. Place tuna in sauce mixture. Marinate for 2-3 hours. Grill tuna over medium coals for 10 minutes or...

BLT Bites

BLT Bites

  Ingredients: 24 -30 Cherry Tomatoes 1 Bacon 1/2 Mayonnaise 1/3 Green Onion 3 Parmesan Cheese 2 Cheddar Cheese Fresh Parsley Directions: Cut slice off tops of tomatoes. Use a small (1/4 tsp metal measuring spoon to scoop out pulp and discard. Invert tomatoes on...

Pasta with Oil and Garlic Sauce

Pasta with Oil and Garlic Sauce

  Ingredients: 1/2 Pasta 1/3 Olive Oil 4 Garlic 1/2 Basil 1/4 Parsley 1/2 Parmesan Cheese Directions: Cook pasta until Al Dente, Keep warm. Heat oil in 10 skillet, over low heat. Add garlic, cook slowly and gently till light gold. Remove from heat and stir in...

Corned Beef Pasties

Corned Beef Pasties

  Ingredients: 3 All-Purpose Flour 1 1/2 Salt 1 Shortening 7 -8 Butter 2 -3 Water 1 Potatoes 1 Corned Beef 1 Turnips 1/2 Carrots 1/4 Onion Salt Pepper Directions: For the pastry. In a large mixing bowl stir together thoroughly the flour and the salt. With a...

Tuna Salad to Taste

Tuna Salad to Taste

  Ingredients: 1 Albacore Tuna 2 Fat-Free Miracle Whip 2 Fat Free Sour Cream 1/2 Carrot 1 Pickle 1/8 Ground Mustard 1/8 Paprika Directions: Note: This recipe is to taste. Please increase or decrease any of the ingredients according to your palate. Also, use a...

Mahogany Chicken Wings

Mahogany Chicken Wings

  Ingredients: 1 1/4 Chicken Wings 3 Soy Sauce 1/2 Soy Sauce 3 Honey 1/2 Honey 4 3/4 Molasses 2 1/2 Chili Sauce 1/2 Ground Ginger 1 Garlic Clove Directions: Place chicken in a shallow baking dish, arranging in a single layer. In a separate bowl, mix the soy...

Spicy Roasted Butternut Seeds / Pumpkin Seeds

Spicy Roasted Butternut Seeds / Pumpkin Seeds

  Ingredients: 4 Pumpkin 1/4 Salt 1/4 Cumin 1/8 Chili Powder 1 Butter Directions: I just remove the fibers do not wash. Place on cookie sheet with spices and butter in a mound. Bake in preheated oven at 350 degrees till butter is melted about one minute. Lower...