Sweet & Sour Meatballs

Meatballs – Ingredients 1 pound hamburger 1/2 cup dry bread crumbs 1/4 cup milk 2 tbsp finely chopped onion 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp Worcestershire sauce 1 egg Directions Mix ingredients; shape into twenty 1 1/2-inch balls. Cook over medium heat, turning occasionally, until brown, about 20 minutes. Or...

Chocolate Cake

Ingredients 2 cups flour 2 cups sugar 1/2 tsp salt 1tsp soda powder 2 sticks butter 7 tbsp cocoa 1/2 cup oil 1 cup water 2 eggs 1/2 cup buttermilk 2 tsp vanilla 1/4 cup milk 1 box powdered sugar Directions Sift together: 2 cups flour , 2 cups...

Korean Sesame Wings

Ingredients 1 cup flour 1 cup cornstarch garlic salt Chicken wings 1 cup soy sauce 1 cup sugar sesame oil to taste ¼ cup toasted sesame seeds green onions (optional ) Directions Sprinkle chicken wings with garlic salt. Combine flour and cornstarch in a gallon Ziploc and toss chicken...

Chili Cheese Dip

Ingredients Velveeta cheese (lge. brick) 1 can Hormel chili (without beans) Serve with: large Fritos or Crackers Directions Melt the cheese and chili in a fondue pot or chafing dish (use about 2/3 the large brick per can of chili, but this is flexible). Stir and keep warm. This...

Cheese Ball

Ingredients 2 – 8 oz. cream cheese, softened 1 – 8 oz. sharp cheddar cheese, grated 2 teaspoons Worcestershire 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon scallions, finely chopped 1 tablespoon green bell pepper, finely chopped 1 tablespoon pimento, chopped salt and pepper to taste chopped pecans Ingredients Mix all...

Paul’s Kool Aid Punch

Ingredients 2 packages strawberry Kool Aid 2 cups sugar 1 can pineapple juice ginger ale sherbet Directions Put 2 packages strawberry Kool Aid in a clean milk gallon jug add 2 cups sugar and one can pineapple juice. Stir all together. Finish filling container with water and pour into...

Banana Pancakes

Ingredients 1 very ripe banana Biscuick Pancake Mix 2 eggs 1 cup milk shortening for griddle Syrup Directions Heat griddle – lightly coat with melted shortening. Mash the banana with a fork in a large bowl. Add 2 cups pancake mix, eggs, milk. Stir just to combine all ingredients....

Cheese & Sausage Strata

Ingredients 1 lb. pork sausage (I use Jimmy Dean, reg. flavor) 1/2 tsp. brown sugar 1 tsp dry mustard 8 oz. cheddar cheese, shredded 1/4 each salt and pepper 6 eggs 1/4 tsp. Worcestershire Sauce 2 cups milk or half and half 6 slices white bread Directions Cook sausage...

Crème Brulee French Toast

Ingredients ½ cup unsalted butter 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 T. corn syrup 1 (8 or 9 inch) round loaf of Challah bread (or other dense bakery bread) 5 large eggs 1 ½ cups half and half 1 t. vanilla 1 t. Grand Marnier ¼ t. salt Directions...

Hot Fudge Sauce for Ice Cream

Ingredients 2 sticks  butter 1/2 cup cocoa 1 small can evaporated milk 2 cups sugar Directions Melt butter Add cocoa and stir till dissolved Add evaporated milk Add sugar Bring to boil over medium high heat and boil for 4 minutes, stirring fairly constantly...

Banana Nut Bread

Ingredients 2 1/2 cups flour 1 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 3/4 cups of salted butter, softened 1 1/2 cups light brown sugar, packed 2 large eggs 3 cups ripe bananas, mashed (about 7 medium bananas) 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 1 cup chopped walnuts (optional) Instructions...

Carrots with Garlic & Basil

Ingredients 10 carrots, cut into coin-shaped pieces 2 cloves garlic, minced 4 tbsp butter 1tsp basil 1tsp salt 1/4 tsp pepper Directions Put all ingredients into saucepan. Add a small amount of water. Cook for 25 minutes on medium heat, covered. May need to uncover if water doesn’t cook...

Chicken Rolls

Ingredients 8 ounces cream cheese plus 3 ounces cream cheese (room temperature) ¼ cup butter, melted 1 cup butter, melted 1/8 tsp. pepper 2 to 3 cups of cubed cooked chicken (6 chicken breasts-I almost shred my chicken by just cutting it up until it looks shredded) 1 small...

Lemon Bars

Crust Ingredients 2 cups flour 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar 3/4 cup melted margarine Directions Combine & pat into a 9×13 inch pan greased on sides only. Press mixture on bottom and up side of pan, about 1/2 to 1 inch. Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes Filling...

Sarah’s Lemon Butter Chicken

Ingredients 3 large boneless, skinless chicken breasts, sliced into very thin cutlets 3 sticks of salted butter juice from 5-6 lemons or 3/4 -1 cup of fresh lemon juice 10 thin slices of prosciutto from the deli, chop into thin strips 1/2 jar of capers 1 small jar of...

Buttermilk Pancakes

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 T sugar 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1 large egg 3 T unsalted butter, melted 2 cups buttermilk butter for cooking pancakes in skillet or on griddle Instructions Whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda,...

Chicken Pot Pie with Cream Biscuits

Ingredients 4 T (1/2 stick) unsalted butter 2 carrots, peeled and sliced 1/4 inch thick 2 ribs of celery, sliced 1/4 inch thick 1 onion, minced salt 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 tsp minced fresh thyme or 1/2 tsp dried (fresh tastes the best) 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 3...

Chicken Fried (Brown) Rice

Ingredients 2 skinless chicken breasts 2 cloves of garlic, minced soy sauce to taste salt and pepper to taste 4 stalks of celery, sliced 4 carrots, peeled and sliced 1 onion chopped 1/2 cup frozen peas 2 eggs 3 T oil 1 can of sliced water chestnuts, chopped 1...

Greek Salad Dressing

Ingredients 1 cup olive oil 2-3/4 teaspoons garlic powder 2-3/4 teaspoons dried oregano 2-3/4 teaspoons dried basil 2 teaspoons pepper 2 teaspoons salt 2 teaspoons onion powder 2 teaspoons Dijon-style mustard 1-1/3 cups red wine vinegar Directions In a very large container, mix together the olive oil, garlic powder,...

Egg Stratta

Ingredients 14 slices white bread, cubed 1/2 lb. Brie Cheese, thickly sliced, rind removed 1 lb. bacon  cooked and cut up 7 large eggs 3 cups half-and-half Directions Layer bread, cheese, and bacon in a 9×13-inch casserole dish. Beat eggs w/ half-and-half until well blended and pour over. Cover...