Spreads

Pimento Cheese Spread

Pimento Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 3/4 Mayonnaise 3/4 Miracle Whip 1 Pimentos 1 Worcestershire Sauce 1 Onion 1/4 Cayenne Pepper 1 Sharp Cheddar Cheese 1 Medium Cheddar Directions: Mix the mayonnaise and Miracle whip together. Fold in cheeses, onion, and seasonings. This will store...

Egg Salad

Egg Salad

  Ingredients: 4 Hard-Boiled Eggs 8 Mayonnaise Directions: place ingredients in a bowl, smash together with a fork. Use more mayonnaise as needed for egg size. Serve on bread for a sandwich, English muffins for breakfast, or crackers for an appetizer!

"You Like Cheese?" Garlic Bread Spread

"You Like Cheese?" Garlic Bread Spread

  Ingredients: 6 Mozzarella Cheese 1 1/2 Romano Cheese 1 1/2 Parmesan Cheese 1 Fresh Coarse Ground Black Pepper 1 Garlic 1 Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2 Fresh Lemon Juice Directions: In large mixing bowl, mix all ingredients together. Fold until all is blended. Keep...

Easy Macaroni Salad With Shrimp

Easy Macaroni Salad With Shrimp

  Ingredients: 1 Elbow Macaroni 1 Baby Shrimp 1 Green Pepper 1 Celery Seed 1 Mayonnaise Directions: Cook macaroni according to package directions, drain and rinse with cold water until cool. Mix all ingredients. Chill for 4 hours. Note: Add more mayonnaise if...

Avocado Tortilla Chip Rounds

Avocado Tortilla Chip Rounds

  Ingredients: 1 Avocados 2 Fresh Lime Juice 2 Tabasco Sauce 3/4 Mayonnaise 1 Sour Cream 20 Tortilla Chips 10 Cherry Tomatoes Directions: Peel, pit& mash the avocado- keep the pit to place in the mixture to help keep it from browning. Add spice, lime juice&...

Mediterranean White Bean Spread With Fresh Herbs

Mediterranean White Bean Spread With Fresh Herbs

  Ingredients: 1 White Kidney Beans 3 Garlic 1 1/2 Lime Juice 1 Olive Oil 1 Basil 1 Thyme 1/4 Salt 1/4 Fresh Ground Black Pepper Directions: Place beans, garlic, lime juice, and olive oil in food processor or mini-chopper; process until smooth. Add the rest of...

Easy Cheesy Tuna Spread

Easy Cheesy Tuna Spread

  Ingredients: 1 Fat-Free Ricotta Cheese 2 Fresh Basil 2 Dried Basil Leaves 2 Lemon Juice 1 Fat Free Sour Cream Tuna In Water Directions: Put all ingredients in a blender or food processor. Cover and blend until smooth. Line a 2-cup metal bowl or mold with...

Roasted Garlic Cheese Spread

Roasted Garlic Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 1 Head Of Garlic 1 Olive Oil 1 Cream Cheese 1/4 Unsalted Butter 1/2 Salt 1/4 Black Pepper 1/4 Fresh Chives Directions: Note- If using salted butter, lower amount of salt used or omit. Preheat oven to 325°F. Cut off top third of garlic head without...

Beer Cheese Spread

Beer Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 1 Cheddar Cheese 1 Swiss Cheese 1 Garlic 1 Dry Mustard 1 -2 Worcestershire Sauce 8 Beer Directions: Grate the cheeses finely. Mix the cheeses with the garlic, dry mustard and Worcestershire. Gradually beat in the beer until the mixture is well...

Spectacular Shrimp Spread

Spectacular Shrimp Spread

  Ingredients: 1/2 Shrimp 1 Artichoke Hearts 1 Mayonnaise 1/2 Parmesan Cheese 1/4 Lemon Pepper 1/8 Salt 1/8 Cayenne Pepper Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Combine all ingredients and stir well to mix. Place the shrimp mixture in a 1 quart shallow baking...

Tuscan Cream Cheese Spread

Tuscan Cream Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 2 Cream Cheese 2 Garlic 1 Salt 1 Artichoke Hearts 1/3 Black Olives 8 Green Onions 3 Sun-Dried Tomatoes 1/4 Parsley 1 Fresh Chives Directions: In a medium bowl, mix cream cheese, garlic and salt; stir and blend in artichokes and olives. Add green...

Mediterranean Cheese Spread

Mediterranean Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 8 Cream Cheese 1/2 Feta Cheese 3 Kalamata Olives 2 Sun-Dried Tomatoes Packed In Oil 1 -2 Garlic 3 Fresh Basil Directions: Combine all ingredients, cover and chill at least 1 hour or up to 24 hours.

spinach feta and garlic spread

spinach feta and garlic spread

  Ingredients: 4 Cream Cheese 1 Feta Cheese 6 Garlic 1 Milk 2 Fresh Spinach Directions: Process garlic cloves Add cream cheese and milk When smooth add feta and fresh spinach Blend for about 5 min. mixture will be loose. Put in fridge until chilled, about 1 hour...

Veggie Pate

Veggie Pate

  Ingredients: 1 Sunflower Seeds 1/2 Whole Wheat Flour 1/2 Nutritional Yeast 1/2 Salt 1/2 Canola Oil 2 Lemon Juice 1 Potato 1 Carrot 1 Onion 1 Celery 1 Garlic 1 1/2 Water 1/2 Dried Thyme 1/2 Dried Basil Leaves 1/2 Dried Sage 1/2 Dried Savory 1/2 Ground Black...

Really Easy and Good Sugar-Free Strawberry Jam/Spread

Really Easy and Good Sugar-Free Strawberry Jam/Spread

  Ingredients: 2 Strawberries 1 Cold Water 1 Sugar-Free Strawberry Gelatin Directions: In a saucepan, crush strawberries. Add in water and gelatin powder; mix well. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to low; simmer for 5 minutes...

Fresh Herb Butter

Fresh Herb Butter

  Ingredients: 1 Margarine 1 Olive Oil 1 Fresh Basil 1 Fresh Marjoram 1 Fresh Rosemary 1 Fresh Chives 1/2 Fresh Lemon Juice 1 Lemon, Zest Of Garlic Garlic Sprouts Directions: After washing your herbs, and drying them well, snip fine with a pair of kitchen shears....

Creamy Feta Vegetable Dip

Creamy Feta Vegetable Dip

  Ingredients: 5 1/2 Feta Cheese 3 1/2 Cream Cheese 1 Garlic 4 Heavy Cream 1/8 Cayenne Pepper 1/4 Dried Thyme 1/4 Dried Parsley 1/4 Dried Oregano 1/4 Lemon Pepper 1/4 Salt Directions: Combine ingredients together using a food processor, until smooth. Serve...

Roasted Eggplant (Aubergine) Spread

Roasted Eggplant (Aubergine) Spread

  Ingredients: 1 Eggplant 2 Red Bell Peppers 1 Red Onion 2 Garlic Cloves 3 Olive Oil 1 1/2 Kosher Salt 1/2 Fresh Ground Black Pepper 1 Tomato Paste Directions: Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Cut the eggplant, bell pepper, and onion into 1-inch cubes. Toss...

Chipotle Butter

Chipotle Butter

  Ingredients: 1/2 Butter 2 -3 Chipotle Chiles 2 Adobo Sauce Directions: Puree all in a blender or food processor. Place the butter on a sheet of plastic wrap and cover. Roll the butter up, forming it into a long log shape and place in the refrigerator or freezer...

Light Herbed Cheese Spread

Light Herbed Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 2/3 Low Fat Cottage Cheese 1/3 Light Cream Cheese 1/4 Fresh Chives 1 Parmesan Cheese 1 Garlic 1/2 Dried Marjoram 1/4 Dried Basil 1/4 Ground Black Pepper 4 Fresh Parsley Directions: Place the cottage cheese in a food processor and blend until very...

Tempting Tuna Salad

Tempting Tuna Salad

  Ingredients: 2 Tuna 1/2 Mayonnaise 3/4 Celery 1 Hard-Boiled Egg 1 Parsley Directions: In medium bowl, combine all ingredients. Cover and chill about one hour to blend flavors. Serve on crackers, bread, or a bed of mixed greens. Optional: You may also add to the...

Boursin Cheese (Homemade)

Boursin Cheese (Homemade)

  Ingredients: 2 Garlic Cloves 8 Butter 16 Cream Cheese 3 Parmesan Cheese 1 Fresh Dill 1/2 Dried Dill Weed 1/2 Dried Marjoram 1/2 Basil 1/2 Chives 1/4 Black Pepper 2 Dried Thyme Fresh Parsley Directions: Have cheeses and butter at room temperature. Crush garlic....

Crab and Artichoke Dip

Crab and Artichoke Dip

  Ingredients: 1/2 Mayonnaise 1/2 Sour Cream 1/2 Parmesan Cheese 1/4 Lemon 1 Artichoke Hearts 1 Garlic Clove 2 Coarse Grain Mustard 1 Dijon Mustard 2 Fresh Dill 1 Dried Dill Directions: Mix all ingredients together in a large bowl. Once thoroughly combined, spoon...

Chicken Liver Pate’

Chicken Liver Pate’

  Ingredients: 1 Chicken Liver 1/2 Butter 2 Lemon Juice 2 Salt 1/2 Pepper 1/2 Onion 1 -2 Garlic 4 Eggs 2 Cognac 1 Fresh Parsley Directions: Cook chicken livers in boiling water for about 7-10 minutes; drain well. Blend chicken livers with all other ingredients...

Spinach-Garlic-Edamame Hummus

Spinach-Garlic-Edamame Hummus

  Ingredients: 3/4 Edamame 1 Frozen Chopped Spinach 1 Garbanzo Beans 6 Garlic Cloves 1/2 Tahini 1/4 - 1/2 Olive Oil 2 Sea Salt 1 Red Pepper Flakes Directions: Combine all in food processor. Add olive oil (water, or the juice of the garbanzo beans, if you...

Lima Bean Spread

Lima Bean Spread

  Ingredients: 3 Lima Beans 1/2 Lemon Juice 1 Garlic 2 Red Onions 1 Dried Cilantro 2 Parsley 1/2 Ground Cumin 1/2 Cayenne Pepper 1/4 Black Pepper Directions: Puree the lima beans in a food processor until smooth. Put the beans in a bowl and add the rest of the...

Slow-Roasted Garlic

Slow-Roasted Garlic

  Ingredients: 1 Garlic 1 Olive Oil 2 Butter Water Directions: Preheat oven to 350°F. Peel the head of garlic of all the papery skin with the exception of the very last layer. Garlic should still hold together in its original shape, but individual cloves should...

Plum Preserves

Plum Preserves

  Ingredients: 5 Plums 4 Sugar 1 Water Directions: Combine all ingredients in a large saucepot. Bring to a boil, stirring until sugar dissolves. Cook rapidly almost to gelling point. As mixture thickens, stir frequently to prevent sticking. Ladle into hot jars,...

Delicious Pumpkin Butter (Fat Free)

Delicious Pumpkin Butter (Fat Free)

  Ingredients: 1 Pumpkin Puree 1/2 Honey 1/4 Molasses 1 Fresh Lemon Juice 1 Cinnamon Directions: In a small saucepan combine all ingredients; mix well bring to a boil, stirring frequently. Reduce heat to low and simmer uncovered for about 15 minutes or until...

Black Bean Hummus

Black Bean Hummus

  Ingredients: 1 Garlic 1 Black Beans 2 Lemon Juice 1 1/2 Tahini 3/4 Ground Cumin 1/2 Salt 1/4 Cayenne Pepper 1/4 Paprika 10 Black Olives Directions: Mince garlic in the bowl of a food processor. Add black beans, 2 tablespoons reserved liquid, 2 tablespoons lemon...

Chicken Breasts with Rosemary Honey Butter.

Chicken Breasts with Rosemary Honey Butter.

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Butter 1 Light Olive Oil 1/2 Honey 1/8 Fresh Rosemary 6 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts Directions: Rosemary Honey Butter--Mix all ingredients in blender till smooth. Chicken--Pound chicken breasts between two sheets of plastic wrap to 1/4...

Pecan Honey Butter

Pecan Honey Butter

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Butter 1 Light Olive Oil 1/2 Honey 1 Cinnamon 1 Pecans Directions: Blend first 4 ingredients. Fold in pecans. Refrigerate in a airtight container.

Fig Preserves

Fig Preserves

  Ingredients: 7 Sugar 1/4 Lemon Juice 1 1/2 Hot Water 2 Figs 2 Lemons Directions: Add sugar and lemon juice to hot water. Cook until sugar dissolves. Add figs and cook rapidly for 10 minutes. Stir occasionally to prevent sticking. Add sliced lemons and continue...

Green Grape Delight

Green Grape Delight

  Ingredients: 1 Cream Cheese 1 Mayonnaise 1 Sugar 1 Cayenne Pepper 1 1/2 Garlic Powder 2 -3 Green Grapes 1 Pecans Directions: Combine first 5 ingredients and mix until smooth. Gently fold in grapes and nuts. Chill thouroughly, about 2 hours. Serve as a salad on...

Lighter Hummus

Lighter Hummus

  Ingredients: 1 Chickpeas 6 Plain Nonfat Yogurt 3 -4 Tahini 3 Lemon Juice 1/2 Ground Cumin 2 Garlic Cloves 3 Fresh Parsley Directions: Using food processor, combine chickpeas, yogurt, tahini, lemon juice, cumin and garlic. Process until the mixture is smooth....

Cinnamon Butter

Cinnamon Butter

  Ingredients: 1 Butter 2 Granulated Sugar 2 Brown Sugar 4 Ground Cinnamon Directions: Mix and beat all ingredients listed, together, until smooth. Cover and refrigerate over night.

Whiskey Mustard

Whiskey Mustard

  Ingredients: 1/2 Yellow Mustard Seeds 1/2 Black Mustard Seeds 4 Water 3 Flour 1/2 - 1 Cayenne 2/3 Chili Powder 2/3 Cider Vinegar 1/2 Honey 1 Nutmeg 1 Salt Directions: Grind the mustard seeds to a powder, I use a coffee grinder. In a ceramic or glass bowl mix...

Apple Jack Spread

Apple Jack Spread

  Ingredients: 8 Cream Cheese 4 Monterey Jack Cheese 2 Dijon Mustard 1 Granny Smith Apple 2 Chives 1/2 Pecans Directions: In a food processor or by hand, combine cheeses and mustard, blending until smooth. Remove to a medium bowl. Add apples and chives and gently...

Egg Salad II

Egg Salad II

  Ingredients: 8 Hard-Boiled Eggs 1/3 Light Mayonnaise 2 Light Sour Cream 1 Fresh Dill 1 Parsley 2 Fresh Chives 1/4 Green Onion 1/4 Dijon Mustard Salt Pepper Directions: In bowl, mash eggs with fork. Stir in mayonnaise, sour cream, dill, chives, mustard, salt and...

Boursin-Homemade

Boursin-Homemade

  Ingredients: 2 Cream Cheese 4 Butter 1 Dried Oregano 1/4 Dried Dill 1/4 Dried Basil 1/4 Dried Thyme 1/4 Marjoram 1/4 Fresh Ground Black Pepper 2 Garlic Directions: Combine all ingredients in a food processor until smooth. Refrigerate at least four hours before...

Zingy Tuna Salad

Zingy Tuna Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Tuna 1 1/2 Celery 3 Mayonnaise 1 Curry Powder 1 1/2 Onions 1/4 Ground Black Pepper 1/3 Salt Directions: mix all ingredients together and serve over lettuce or on your favorite bread, toasted kaiser roll, bun, crackers, etc. Its...

Tuna Cheese Spread

Tuna Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 1 Cream Cheese 1 Tuna 3 -4 Mayonnaise 1/2 - 1 Lemon Juice 3/4 Curry Powder 1 Salt 2 Green Onions Directions: Soften the cream cheese for about 1 hour. (I usually just give it a whirl in the microwave for about 20 seconds Drain the tuna, mash with a...

Dilled Hummus Spread

Dilled Hummus Spread

  Ingredients: 1 Garbanzo Beans 1/4 Tahini 3 Lemon Juice 1 Olive Oil 2 Garlic 2 Fresh Dill 1/4 Dried Dill 1 Salt Directions: In a blender container or food processor bowl combine garbanzo beans, tahini or peanut butter and sesame oil, lemon juice, olive oil,...

Feta Cheese and Garlic Dip

Feta Cheese and Garlic Dip

  Ingredients: 1/2 Feta 2 Garlic 2 Olive Oil 1/3 Oregano 1/2 Tabasco Sauce Directions: Place feta in a bowl and mash well. Add the rest of the ingredients and mix together thoroughly or alternatively place all ingredients in a food processor and whirr on slow...

Cucumber Dill Dip for Fresh Veggies

Cucumber Dill Dip for Fresh Veggies

  Ingredients: 8 Cream Cheese 1 Miracle Whip 2 Cucumbers 2 Green Onions 1 Lemon Juice 2 Fresh Dill 1/2 Dried Dill Weed Tabasco Sauce Directions: Beat cream cheese until smooth. Stir in remaining ingredients until well blended. Cover and chill until serving...

Drew’s Homemade Pimiento Cheese – Spicy or Mild

Drew’s Homemade Pimiento Cheese – Spicy or Mild

  Ingredients: 2 Sharp Cheddar Cheese 1/4 - 1/2 Mayonnaise 1 Chopped Pimiento 1/4 Cayenne Pepper 1 Red Wine Vinegar Distilled Vinegar Directions: Chop pimientos into small pieces, or pulse in a food processor. In small bowl, stir all ingredients until well mixed....

Hummus

Hummus

  Ingredients: 1 Garlic 2 Fresh Cilantro 2 Fresh Parsley 2 Fresh Lime Juice 1 Tahini 2 Chickpeas 2 Ground Cumin 1 Paprika Directions: Toss everything in a food processor& blend until smooth.

Fresh Herb Butter

Fresh Herb Butter

  Ingredients: 1 Fresh Basil 1 Fresh Thyme 1 Fresh Tarragon 1 Fresh Chives 1 Fresh Rosemary 1 Butter Directions: Combine all ingredients well. Serve as an hors d' ouevre on freshly baked bread.

Lekvar Prune Plum Filling or (Apricot)

Lekvar Prune Plum Filling or (Apricot)

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Prunes 2/3 Water 1 Lemon Rind 3 Lemon Juice 1/3 Brown Sugar Directions: Simmer all ingredients, except brown sugar, covered 25- 30 minutes until very soft and most of water is evaporated. Uncover last few minutes if necessary. Remove from...

Cucumber Sandwich Filling

Cucumber Sandwich Filling

  Ingredients: 8 Cream Cheese 1/4 Mayonnaise 1 Cucumber 1/2 Fresh Dill Weed 1/4 Dried Dill Weed Directions: Press the cucumber through a colander to remove excess moisture. Process cream cheese and mayonnaise in a blender or food processor until smooth. Combine...

Olive Dip

Olive Dip

  Ingredients: 1 Cream Cheese 1 Green Olives 1/2 Mayonnaise 1/8 Pepper 1/2 Pecans 2 Walnuts Directions: Mix softened cream cheese with mayonnaise, pepper, pecans, olive juice, and olives. Refrigerate for several hours before serving. Serve with Ritz, Townhouse,...

The Best Ever Pimiento Cheese Spread

The Best Ever Pimiento Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 2 Extra-Sharp Cheddar Cheese 1 Cream Cheese 1 Pimientos 1/4 Vinegar 1 Flour 1 Lemon Pepper 1 Yellow Mustard 1/2 Mayonnaise Directions: Bring vinegar to a boil in the microwave. Add flour to vinegar and stir to make a paste. Add softened cream...

Warp-Speed Pumpkin Butter

Warp-Speed Pumpkin Butter

  Ingredients: 1/4 Brown Sugar 2 Granulated Sugar 1/4 Water 1/2 Allspice 1/4 Ginger 1/4 Clove 1/4 Nutmeg 1/2 Cinnamon 1 1/2 Canned Pumpkin Directions: Combine everything except the canned pumpkin in a microwaveable one quart bowl. Mix well. Microwave on high for...

Garlicky Hummus

Garlicky Hummus

  Ingredients: 2 Garlic 1 Garbanzo Beans 1/4 Lemon Juice 1 Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1/4 Part-Skim Ricotta Cheese 1 Salt 1/4 Fresh Ground Black Pepper 1/4 Paprika 1 Allspice 1/3 Fresh Parsley Directions: Preheat oven to 425°. Wrap garlic heads in aluminum foil. Cook...

Miso Pate

Miso Pate

  Ingredients: 2 Water 1/2 Broth 1/4 Almond Butter 1 1/2 Smooth Cashew Butter 1 Barley Miso 1 Miso 1 Onion 1/4 Garlic 1/4 Parsley 1/4 Dried Thyme 1/4 Rosemary Sage Directions: Combine bread and water, mashing well with fingers. Mix in the remaining ingredients,...

Tangy Garlic Hummus

Tangy Garlic Hummus

  Ingredients: 2 Garbanzo Beans 1/3 Tahini 1/4 Lemon Juice 1 Salt 2 Garlic Cloves 1 Olive Oil 1 Paprika 1 Fresh Parsley Directions: Place the garbanzo beans, tahini, lemon juice, salt and garlic in a blender or food processor. Blend until smooth. Pour olive oil...

Flavored Caramelized Onions

Flavored Caramelized Onions

  Ingredients: 4 Unsalted Butter 1 Yellow Onion 1/2 Fresh Thyme 1/2 Fresh Rosemary 1/4 Salt 1/4 Fresh Ground Black Pepper 1/2 Brown Sugar Directions: In a large skillet, melt the butter over medium-high heat. Add the onions and reduce the heat to medium-low. Cook...

Caponata – Canned

Caponata – Canned

  Ingredients: 1/2 Olive Oil 2 Eggplants 2 Spanish Onions 1 Garlic 3/4 Celery 2 Tomato Puree 1/3 Tomato Sauce 1/3 Green Olives 1/4 Pitted Black Olives 1/4 Capers 2 Red Wine Vinegar 1/2 White Wine Vinegar 1/2 Brown Sugar 1/2 Salt 1/4 Pepper 3 Dried Oregano Dried...

Bahama Mamma Breakfast Spread

Bahama Mamma Breakfast Spread

  Ingredients: 1/2 Light Cream Cheese 1/4 Crushed Pineapple 1/4 Pecans 2 Light Brown Sugar Directions: Combine all ingredients in small bowl. Mix well. Serve on top of toast, English muffins, waffles, bagels or fruit.

Green Olive Tapenade

Green Olive Tapenade

  Ingredients: 9 Garlic 1 Anchovy 1 Allspice 1 Oregano 1 Tabasco Sauce 1 1/2 Coarse Grain Mustard 1/4 Kalamata Olive 1/3 Black Olives 1/2 Green Olives 1 Capers 1 1/2 Lemon Juice 1/2 Olive Oil 1/4 Italian Parsley Directions: Mix all ingredients together. Better...

Basil-Walnut Pesto

Basil-Walnut Pesto

  Ingredients: 2 Basil Leaves 1/3 Olive Oil 1/2 Walnuts 2 Garlic 1/2 Parmesan Cheese 2 Butter 1/2 Salt Directions: Place basil, olive oil, walnuts, garlic and salt (if using in food processor. Blend until thoroughly combined. Add Parmesan and butter (if using and...

Tuna Sandwich or Salad

Tuna Sandwich or Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Tuna In Water 1/2 Celery 1 1/2 Pickles 1 Pickle Juice 2 -3 Mayonnaise 1/4 Mayonnaise 1 Onion Pepper Directions: Drain and put tunafish and pepper in small bowl. Chop onion, celery, and pickle into very small pieces& add to bowl. Add enough mayo...

Rhubarb Jam

Rhubarb Jam

  Ingredients: 5 Rhubarb 4 Sugar 2 Jello Gelatin Directions: Cut rhubarb on bias so it doesn't become stringy. Mix sugar and rhubarb in a heavy pan and cook over low heat (add no water. Stir and boil 10 minutes then remove from heat. Stir in Jello until...

Honey Cinnamon Butter

Honey Cinnamon Butter

  Ingredients: 1 Butter 1/2 Honey 1 Cinnamon Directions: Combine all ingredients in a small mixing bowl; beat until smooth. Serve with muffins, toast, bagels, french toast or pancakes. Refrigerate any leftovers.

Pumpkin Butter (No cook)

Pumpkin Butter (No cook)

  Ingredients: 1/2 Butter 1/4 Margarine 1/2 Powdered Sugar 1/4 Canned Pumpkin 1/4 Ground Cinnamon Ground Nutmeg Directions: Beat butter at medium speed of an electric mixer until creamy; gradually add sugar, beating well. Add pumpkin, cinnamon and nutmeg; mix...

" Bar" Cheese

" Bar" Cheese

  Ingredients: 32 Velveeta Cheese 1 1/2 Mayonnaise 1 Horseradish 7 Tabasco Sauce 9 Worcestershire Sauce Directions: In a large sauce pan over low heat, melt the Velveeta. Add the jar of horseradish and mix. Allow this to heat on low for 15 minutes, stirring...

Guilt Free Guacamole ( Asparagus )

Guilt Free Guacamole ( Asparagus )

  Ingredients: 24 Asparagus Spears 1/2 Salsa 1 Cilantro Leaf 2 Garlic Cloves 4 Scallions Directions: In a large pan (preferably non-stick, combine the asparagus with 1/2 cup of water and bring it to a boil. Reduce the heat and simmer, until the asparagus is...

Blue (bleu) Cheese Dressing for Dummies

Blue (bleu) Cheese Dressing for Dummies

  Ingredients: 1/3 Mayonnaise 1/3 Sour Cream 1 Lemon Juice 1/8 Cracked Black Pepper 1 Salt 1/3 Blue Cheese Directions: Combine the mayonnaise, sour cream, lemon juice, pepper, salt and half of the bleu cheese in food processor or blender. Process until well...

Queso Fundito Diablito (Melted Cheese With a Kick)

Queso Fundito Diablito (Melted Cheese With a Kick)

  Ingredients: 1 Salsa 1 Green Chilies 1/2 Monterey Jack Cheese 1/4 Cheddar Cheese 1/4 Black Olives 1 Tortilla Chips Directions: Heat oven to 350°F. Mix together salsa, chilies and cheeses in a 2 quart casserole or baking dish. Bake for 30 minutes or until bubbly...

Zippy Sausage Spread

Zippy Sausage Spread

  Ingredients: 1 Bulk Italian Sausage 1 Tomatoes And Green Chilies 8 Cream Cheese Directions: Cook and stir sausage until no longer pink, drain. Stir in tomatoes and cream cheese. Cook and stir until cheese is melted. Serve warm.

Tzatziki – Homemade

Tzatziki – Homemade

  Ingredients: 1 1/3 Plain Yogurt 1 English Cucumber 2 Olive Oil 2 Lemon Juice 1 -2 Garlic Clove 1/4 Salt 1/4 Pepper Directions: Set yogurt in a cheesecloth lined sieve over a bowl. let drain in refrigerator until reduced to 1 cup. Stir in cucumber, olive oil,...

Homemade Pimiento Cheese

Homemade Pimiento Cheese

  Ingredients: 1 Sharp Cheddar Cheese 1 Monterey Jack Cheese 1 Pimientos 1/2 Salt 1/2 Pepper 1/2 Sour Cream 1/2 Mayonnaise 1 Garlic Directions: Mix all ingredients until well blended. Serve on crackers or use for sandwiches.

Sugar Cinnamon Butter

Sugar Cinnamon Butter

  Ingredients: 1/2 Butter 4 Brown Sugar 1/2 Cinnamon 1/8 Nutmeg Directions: Beat all ingredients until fluffy. Chill. Serve with quick breads, toast, pancakes, waffles etc.

Sunset Dip

Sunset Dip

  Ingredients: 8 Cream Cheese 1 Cheddar Cheese 1 Chunky Salsa Directions: Spread cream cheese in a 9 microwave safe pie pan. Sprinkle with cheddar cheese. Microwave on high 2-3 minutes until cheddar cheese is melted. Top with Sauce. Serve with...

Curry Apple Tuna Salad

Curry Apple Tuna Salad

  Ingredients: 2 Solid White Tuna Packed In Water 1 Green Apple 1 Walnuts 3 Dijon Mustard 2 Mayonnaise 2 -3 Curry Powder Directions: Mix tuna, apples and walnuts with a fork in a medium bowl. Add mustard and mayonnaise to taste (amounts are suggestions. Shake in...

Potted Cheddar Cheese Spread

Potted Cheddar Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 6 Sharp Cheddar Cheese 12 Beer 5 Butter 1 Dijon Mustard 1 Worcestershire Sauce 1/4 Cayenne Pepper 1/8 Ground Nutmeg 1/8 White Pepper Directions: In a large bowl combine the cheese and beer. Give it a good stir and let stand for 30 minutes. Blend in...

Garlicky Basil Spread

Garlicky Basil Spread

  Ingredients: 1 Garlic 1 White Kidney Beans 1/4 Extra Virgin Olive Oil 4 White Wine Vinegar 1/4 Cider Vinegar 1/8 - 1/4 Salt 1/4 Cayenne Pepper Fresh Basil Directions: separate and peel cloves of garlic. In saucepan of boiling water, blanch garlic for 1 minute,...

Wato’s Chilli Sauce

Wato’s Chilli Sauce

  Ingredients: 250 Fresh Chili Peppers 750 White Vinegar 3 White Sugar 1 Ginger 375 Sultanas 3 Salt 8 Garlic Directions: Roughly chop chillies. Take out the seeds before chopping if you like a mild chilli sauce. Place the chopped chillies in a blender with a...

Healthy Avocado Salad Dressing

Healthy Avocado Salad Dressing

  Ingredients: 1 Avocado 3/4 Water 1 Lime Zest 3 Lime Juice 1/2 Cumin 1/2 Salt 1/2 Pepper 2 Green Onions 1 Garlic Directions: Chop avocado and place in a blender. Add water, lime peel, lime juice, cumin, salt and pepper, green onion, and garlic. Blend away until...

Garlic Boursin Cheese Spread

Garlic Boursin Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 2 Garlic 2 Cream Cheese 1 Butter 1 Dried Oregano 1/4 Dried Dill 1/4 Dried Basil 1/4 Dried Thyme 1/4 Dried Marjoram 1/2 Black Pepper Directions: In a food processor, add garlic and process until finely chopped, stopping once to scrape down sides....

BLT Dip

BLT Dip

  Ingredients: 1 Mayonnaise 1 Sour Cream 1/2 Bacon 2 Tomatoes Directions: Mix all ingredients together until well combined. Chill for an hour or so. Serve with crackers, chips, toast quarters or raw veggies.

Cheese Spread Dice

Cheese Spread Dice

  Ingredients: 3 Cream Cheese 2 Mozzarella Cheese 1/2 Sweet Onion 1 Worcestershire Sauce 1 Fresh Basil 1 Garlic Powder 2 Tabasco Sauce 1 Milk 8 Black Olives Directions: In a mixing bowl, combine two packages of the cream cheese, shredded cheese, onion,...

Shrimp Egg Salad

Shrimp Egg Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Baby Shrimp 2 Hard-Boiled Eggs 1/4 Celery 3 Mayonnaise 1 Lemon Juice 1/4 Onion Powder 1/4 Salt 1/4 Lemon-Pepper Seasoning Directions: Mix all ingredients. Can be used as a sandwich spread, or as a topping for crackers.

Baba Ghannouj (Smoked Eggplant  (Aubergine) Puree)

Baba Ghannouj (Smoked Eggplant (Aubergine) Puree)

  Ingredients: 2 Eggplants 1/2 Ground Cumin 3 Garlic Cloves 1 Salt 120 Tahini 40 Lemon Juice 100 Extra Virgin Olive Oil Directions: Char grill eggplants over a direct flame or roast in the oven until skin has blackened. Set aside in a bowl covered with plastic...

Bacon and Horseradish Dip

Bacon and Horseradish Dip

  Ingredients: 8 Bacon 1 Canola Oil 1 Bacon Fat 1 1/2 Onion 1 Garlic 1 Cream Cheese 1 Sour Cream 1 1/4 Stone Ground Mustard 1/2 Fresh Ground Pepper 1/4 Salt Directions: Cook onion and garlic in 1 tablespoon bacon fat from bacon, or use oil; cook over medium heat...

Pineapple Cream Cheese Ball

Pineapple Cream Cheese Ball

  Ingredients: 16 Cream Cheese 1/4 Bell Pepper 2 Onions 1 Seasoning Salt 2 Pecans 1 Crushed Pineapple Directions: Combine all ingredients, savings some pecans to roll cheese ball in. Pack mixture into a bowl or mold; chill until firm. Remove and roll in pecans to...

Salmon Pate

Salmon Pate

  Ingredients: 4 Light Cream Cheese 2 Onions 1 Lemon Juice 1 Horseradish 1/2 Liquid Smoke 1 Red Salmon Directions: Mash cream cheese with onion and lemon juice. Mix in liquid smoke. Drain salmon and remove dark skin and bones. Add horseradish and mix well. Chill...

Man’s Tuna Spread

Man’s Tuna Spread

  Ingredients: 6 Bacon 2 Low-Fat Cream Cheese 2 Tuna 2 White Wine 1 Lemon Juice 1 Soy Sauce 1 Worcestershire Sauce 1 Dill Weed Directions: Put all the ingredients in a food processor. Whiz. Serve with any shaped crackers- vegetable biscuits, ritz, triscuits,...

Peanut Butter Icing

Peanut Butter Icing

  Ingredients: 1/4 Peanut Butter 3 Powdered Sugar 1/4 - 1/3 Evaporated Milk Directions: Beat all ingredients together well.

Crab Butter

Crab Butter

  Ingredients: 1 Cream Cheese 3/4 Butter 1 Margarine 1 Onion 4 Lemon Juice 1 Mayonnaise Directions: Cut cream cheese and butter into chunks. Microwave until smooth (usually 3 min med high. Extra 1 min high if needed. Remove from microwave and add remaining...

Chimichurri

Chimichurri

  Ingredients: 1 Flat Leaf Parsley 8 Garlic 3/4 Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1/4 Red Wine Vinegar 1 Lemon Wedge 1 Red Onion 1 Dried Oregano 1 Black Pepper 1/2 Salt Directions: Pulse parsley in processor to chop. Add remaining ingredients and blend. Separate sauce into...

Chicken Liver Pasti (Pâté)

Chicken Liver Pasti (Pâté)

  Ingredients: 3 Water 1 Chicken Liver 1 Onion 3 Sherry Wine 1/4 Onion 3/4 Butter 1/4 Salt 1/4 Black Pepper 1/8 Ground Mace Directions: In a medium size saucepan, add water, chicken livers, sliced onion and bring to boil. The onion used in cooking the chicken...

Salmon Ball (Spread)

Salmon Ball (Spread)

  Ingredients: 8 Cream Cheese 1 Lemon Juice 2 Horseradish 1 Onion 1 Salmon 1/4 Parsley 1 Pecans Directions: Mix salmon with cream cheese, lemon juice, horseradish, and onion. Refrigerate until firm. Mix parsley and pecans together. Form salmon mixture into a...

Cheddar Ale Pub Spread

Cheddar Ale Pub Spread

  Ingredients: 8 Cheddar Cheese 8 Cream Cheese 1/3 Ale 1 Beer 1/4 Dry Mustard 1/2 Cayenne Pepper 1/2 Pecans Fresh Parsley Directions: Place cheeses in food processor or blender, process until smooth. Gradually add ale, mustard and cayenne pepper. If mixture is...

Incredibly Delicious Cheese Garlic Bread Spread

Incredibly Delicious Cheese Garlic Bread Spread

  Ingredients: 1/2 - 1 Margarine 3 Garlic 1/2 Garlic Powder 1/8 Black Pepper 1/4 Parmesan Cheese 1 Cheddar Cheese Directions: Microwave margarine in medium glass bowl for about 40 seconds or until its melted. Mix in all ingredients, using a fork. Spread the...

Pecan Blue-Cheese Spread

Pecan Blue-Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 1/4 Pecans 1/2 Cream Cheese 2 Blue Cheese Directions: Place nuts in food processor and process until finely chopped; it takes about 10 seconds. Add both cheeses. Process until very smooth; again, it should only take about 10 seconds. Pack into a...

Hot Creamy Crab Dip

Hot Creamy Crab Dip

  Ingredients: 8 Cream Cheese 1/2 Mayonnaise 7 1/2 Fresh Crabmeat 4 Onions 1 Fresh Lemon Juice 1/8 Tabasco Sauce Directions: Preheat oven to 350 F degrees. In a mixing bowl using an electric mixer, beat cream cheese and mayonnaise until smooth. Stir in crabmeat,...

Greek Feta Spread (Kopanisti)

Greek Feta Spread (Kopanisti)

  Ingredients: 1/2 Feta Cheese 3 Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 Garlic 1 Of Fresh Mint 1/4 Dried Mint 6 Red Pepper Flakes Directions: In a food processor, combine the cheese, olive oil, garlic, mint, red pepper flakes and peperoncini and process until smooth. Taste and...

Cranberry Feta Pinwheels

Cranberry Feta Pinwheels

  Ingredients: 1 Dried Sweetened Cranberries 1 Cream Cheese Spread 1 Feta Cheese 1/4 Green Onion 4 Wheat Flour Tortillas Spinach Tortillas Directions: Combine all ingredients except tortillas, mix well. Divide and spread mixture evenly among tortillas. Roll up...

Olive Spread

Olive Spread

  Ingredients: 1/2 Green Olives 1/2 Black Olives 1 Capers 1 -2 Garlic 1/4 Olive Oil Directions: Put all ingredients, except olive oil in the food processor and pulse until chopped. Turn processor on low setting and gradually add olive oil until you get a grainy...

Smoked Salmon Butter

Smoked Salmon Butter

  Ingredients: 1/4 - 1/2 Unsalted Butter 3 Smoked Salmon 2 Fresh Dill Directions: Stir all ingredients in small bowl until well blended. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Can be made 1 day ahead. Cover; chill. Bring to room temperature before...

Cheese Toasts

Cheese Toasts

  Ingredients: 12 Baguette 1 Parmesan Cheese 1/3 Mayonnaise 1 Fresh Parsley 1 Garlic Clove 1/4 Salt 1/8 Cayenne Directions: Preheat oven to 400°F. Spread the bread on a baking sheet. Mix the cheese, mayonnaise, parsley, garlic, salt and cayenne in a small bowl....

Radish Spread

Radish Spread

  Ingredients: 8 Cream Cheese 1/2 Butter 1/2 Margarine 1/8 Paprika 1/8 Red Cayenne Pepper 1/2 Worcestershire Sauce 1 Red Radish 1/4 Green Onion Directions: Mix all ingredients together. Chill. Serve on rye rounds or crackers.

Boursin Cheese Spread – Copycat

Boursin Cheese Spread – Copycat

  Ingredients: 1 Garlic Clove 2 Cream Cheese 1 Butter 1 Margarine 1/4 Dried Oregano 1/4 Dried Dill Weed 1/4 Dried Basil 1/4 Dried Marjoram 1/4 Dried Thyme Pepper Directions: Position knife blade in food processor bowl; add garlic clove. Process until finely...

Cucumber Shrimp Spread

Cucumber Shrimp Spread

  Ingredients: 1/2 Small Shrimp 8 Cream Cheese 1 Garlic 1 Cucumber 1/2 Sour Cream 3 Green Onions 1 Ketchup 1 Worcestershire Sauce Directions: Combine all ingredients and mix well; serve with crackers. The Cucumber Shrimp Spread is a great appetizer. The cucumber...

squash relish

squash relish

  Ingredients: 10 Squash 4 Onions 5 -6 Salt 4 Sugar 2 1/2 Vinegar 1 Nutmeg 1 Dry Mustard 1 Turmeric 1 Cornstarch 1/2 Black Pepper 1 Pimiento Directions: mix squash and onion together sprinkle with the salt and let set overnight. drain, then mix all ingredients...

Basil Pesto

Basil Pesto

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Basil 2 -5 Garlic Cloves 1/4 Pine Nuts 1/4 Parmesan Cheese 1/8 Lemon Juice 1/8 Olive Oil Directions: Mix everything together in food processor except the oil and lemon. Once everything is mixed well, drizzle with lemon and oil. Mix until well...

Cheddar Spread

Cheddar Spread

  Ingredients: 6 -8 Butter 8 Cheddar Cheese 4 Romano Cheese 1 Worcestershire Sauce 1/4 Garlic Powder 1/2 Paprika Directions: All the ingredients should be at room temperature before starting this recipe. Whip slowly, in a medium mixing bowl, with the mixer until...

Ham and Cheese Spread

Ham and Cheese Spread

  Ingredients: 2 Cream Cheese 1/2 Sour Cream 2 Ham 1 Swiss Cheese 1 Cheddar Cheese 1/4 Fresh Parsley Directions: In a mixing bowl, beat cream cheese, sour cream and soup mix until smooth. Stir in ham and cheese. Form into ball or spoon into a plastic wrap-lined...