Monday, March 30, 2015

Bread - Christmas Gift Loaf

Great Holiday loaf with pumpkin, nuts, chocolate chips and icing. Doubling the batch will yield three 8x4 inch loaves.

Cheese - Sues Taco Salad

This is a great dish for pot-lucks. It's easy, and can be made in advance. Add dressing just before serving.

Sunday, March 29, 2015

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Friday, March 27, 2015

Meat And Poultry - Chicken Nachos From Campbells Kitchen

Got the munchies?  Here's a solution . . . cheesy chicken nachos that use canned chicken and prepared salsa so they're ready in just 15 minutes.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Cheese - Cream Cheese Colcannon

Smooth, rich mashed potatoes are combined with tender cooked cabbage and onion for a comforting side dish.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Herbs And Spices - Morelos Salsa Verde

Green, tomatillo salsa, right from Morelos, Mexico. This is my husband's recipe; we use it for taquitos, huevos rancheros, pork, chicken, or just for dipping!

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Fruits And Vegetables - Steak And Kale Soup

A simple soup of leftover steak, robust kale, vegetable juice and savory seasonings makes a perfect quick and easy meal.

Salad - Rosies Bok Choy Salad

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Crunchy bok choy is drizzled with sweetened soy vinaigrette and speckled with toasted almonds, sesame seeds and ramen noodles.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Seafood - Cindys Jambalaya

This is a tradition here in the south. You can add anything you like to this basic recipe.

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Seafood - Fish Chowder

The fishermen of Bodega Bay, California shared this favorite, quick and easy recipe with my sister during a Fish Festival. It is one of the best chowders I've had, and my kids love it too! We top with bacon bits and a few shakes of hot sauce for a little spice. Enjoy!

Saturday, March 21, 2015

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Friday, March 20, 2015

Appetizers And Snacks - Festive Cracker Spread

Pimento stuffed green olives, cream cheese, and Cheddar cheese join forces in this festive dip. Your guests are sure to gobble it up!

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Cheese - Blackberry Spinach Salad

Rich with color and texture, and boldly flavored with fresh blackberries and feta cheese, this salad is one of the most wonderful we have enjoyed!

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Seafood - Almond Crusted Halibut Crystal Symphony

When you're done this halibut dish melts in your mouth! The credit goes to my future mother-in-law! If you can find creme fraiche you may substitute it for the heavy cream. Each filet should be between 3/4 and 1 inch thick.

Herbs And Spices - Indian Chicken Curry Murgh Kari

Chicken breasts simmer in a curry sauce with yogurt, tomatoes, onion, garlic, and ginger in this spicy Indian dish.

Pasta - Fra Diavolo Sauce With Pasta

A daring dash of red pepper flakes gives off a spicy heat in this marvelous tomato garlic sauce with shrimp and scallops. Stir in a bit of parsley and serve over hot linguine.

Soups Stews And Chili - Chads Slow Cooker Taco Soup

This easy soup is really a form of chili, but uses some ingredients not found in regular chili. It is hearty and extremely tasty.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Breakfast And Brunch - Real Traditional Irish Soda Bread

The most basic version of Irish soda bread has only 4 ingredients, and was cooked on an open fire or a stovetop, not baked. Make your soda bread like they did in 1840, with flour, baking soda, salt, and buttermilk.

Bbq Grilling - Savory Portobello Mushroom Burgers

Just brush large, thick portobello mushroom caps with an easy and flavorful dressing made with olive oil, balsamic vinegar, Dijon mustard, and garlic, and grill a few minutes until juicy and tender.

Friday, March 6, 2015

Pasta - Kicked Up Mac And Cheese

Macaroni and cheese spiked with hot pepper sauce, dry mustard, jalapeno cheese and chili powder.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Herbs And Spices - Easy And Fast Cajun Chicken Caesar Salad

This recipe takes liberties with the tried and true Caesar classic, but it works. Cajun-spiced chicken and bacon are added to the romaine, Parmesan cheese and Caesar dressing.

Pasta - Company Couscous

Savory couscous flavored with garlic, red bell pepper, scallions, tomatoes and basil, and topped with parmesan cheese.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Seafood - Caribbean Fish With Mango Salsa

Tilapia fillets are rolled in coconut-flavored bread crumbs with a special spice mix, then pan fried and served with mango-pineapple salsa for a Caribbean-inspired dinner. Most any mild, firm fish will work, and it's great made with scallops, too.

Pasta - Easy Turkey Tetrazzini

An easy, quick turkey dish that turns precooked turkey into a family favorite. Cooked turkey is combined with mushrooms, celery soup and sour cream, then baked in a dish with noodles.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Desserts - Chocolate Chip Cheesecake I

This is the best cheesecake I've ever had. People have offered to pay me to make these for them during the holidays!