Chili

Ingredients 2 links hot sausage 1 link mild sausage 1 ¼ lb. hamburger 3-4 cans of light kidney beans (Joan of Ark) 1 can tomato paste 1 onion McCormack package Chili mix Salt and pepper to taste Directions Pour kidney beans into a large pot and add ½ can...

Apples & Peanut Butter

apple or other dip-able fruit peanut butter honey Mix honey and peanut butter to taste & dip apple slices for a delicious snack....

Asian Lettuce Wraps

PREP TIME – 20 Min COOK TIME – 15 Min READY IN – 35 Min 16 Boston Bibb or butter lettuce leaves 1 pound lean ground beef 1 tablespoon cooking oil 1 large onion, chopped 2 cloves fresh garlic, minced 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1/4 cup hoisin sauce 2...

Bananna Pudding

1 – 5 ¼ oz Pkg Vanilla Instant Pudding 2 Cups Milk 1 – 8 oz Carton Sour Cream 1 – 14 oz Can Condensed Sweetened Milk 1 – 12 oz Carton Frozen Whipped Topping, Thawed 5 or 6 Bananas 1 – 12 oz. Box Vanilla Wafers Mix vanilla...

Thai Chicken Panang Curry

3-4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 2-3 fresh green or any variety of bell peppers and/or zucchini. 1 Tbsp oil (canola or vegetable is fine) 1 small can of Panang Curry 3 cans of Coconut Milk 1 ½ Tbsp Fish Sauce 3-4 Tbsp Tamarind Juice 2 ½ Tbsp sugar *1...

Chewy Granola Bars

Preheat oven to 350. Grease 9×13 pan Combine and blend well: 1 cup brown sugar 2/3 cup crunchy peanut butter 1/2 cup corn syrup 1/3 cup melted butter 1 1/2 Tsp vanilla Stir in: 1 ¼ C oatmeal 1 ¼ C oat bran 1 ¼ C wheat bran 2...

Mexican Chicken

Ingredients one whole chicken salt pepper 4 tbsp oil 3 large onions chopped 3 cloves garlic 1 tbsp sesame seeds 1/4 tsp marjoram 3/4 cup red wine or broth 2 cups chicken broth or bouillon 1 cup blanched almonds 1/2 cup sliced stuffed green olives 1 tbsp chili powder...

Susan’s Salsa

Directions Make sure you have one or more ingredient from each color group of the Mexican Flag. The ingredients may be fresh chopped, pureed in the blender, or cooked in a pot. Amounts are to taste. Red diced tomatoes roasted tomatoes canned tomato sauce canned diced tomatoes toasted tomatillos...

Beef Tacos

Ingredients 1 tbsp vegetable oil 1 onion, minced 3 garlic cloves minced 2 tbsp chili powder 1 tsp cumin 1 tsp coriander 1/2 tsp oregano 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper salt 1 lb 90% lean ground beef 1/2 cup smooth canned tomato sauce 1/2 cup low-sodium chicken broth 2 tsp...

Napa Cabbage and Chicken Salad

Ingredients Salad 1 head of Napa Cabbage sliced thin 3-4 red, yellow or orange peppers sliced in thin stripes 1 large red onion halfed and sliced in thin stripes Dressing Regular rice vinegar Soy sauce Ginger (minced) Garlic (minced) Directions...

Buffalo Chicken Wraps

Ingredients Breaded Chicken strips cooked in oven tortilla shells lettuce blue cheese dressing buffalo sauce Directions Bake Breaded chicken strips in oven. Cut into strips. Assemble into tortilla shells with buffalo sauce, lettuce, and blue Cheese dressing....

Flour Tortillas

Ingredients 2 cups flour unsifted 1 tsp salt 1/4 cup lard/shortening 1/2 cup lukewarm water Directions Mix, knead and cover dough with a towel and let stand for 15 minutes Break off in hunks, roll out thin Brown lightly in dry frying pan over medium-hot heat. Will bubble up...

Beef Taco or Tamale Filling

Ingredients 3-3 1/3 lb pot roast, cooked and pulled apart in crumbs 8 oz tomato sauce 2 Tbsp mild chili powder 1/8 tsp dry garlic or 1 clove, minced 1/3 cup barbecue sauce 1/4 tsp cumin salt and pepper to taste Directions Simmer together for about 10 to 15...

Mexican Rice

Ingredients 2 Tbsp oil 1 cup rice 2 cups water 2 chicken bouillon cubes 1 cup stewed tomatoes, drained or fresh 1 medium onion, chopped Directions Stir-fry dry rice in oil until kernels turn chalk white, then light golden brown Add water, tomatoes, onion and cubes and bring to...

Refried Beans

Ingredients 2 cups pinto beans (3/4 lb) Water 1-2 tsp salt 2 Tbsp oil 2 Tbsp chopped onion 2 Tbsp minced garlic clove 4 Tbsp oil 1/2 Tbsp flour 1/4 Cup condensed milk 1/2 lb Monterey Jack cheese, grated Pork or bacon rind (optional) Directions Soak beans in cold...

Chilies Rellenos

Ingredients 2 cans green chilies, whole, roasted, peeled (Ortega or Old El Paso, 3-4 per can) 1/4-1/3lb Monterey Jack cheese, cut in long, narrow strips 4-5 eggs separated 1 Tbsp flour Salt and pepper to taste Oil for frying Directions Drain chili peppers, stuff with cheese strips Sprinkle lightly...

Italian Turkey and Spaghetti Squash Pie

Servings: 6 Preparation Time: 18 min Cooking Time: 60 min Props to Weight Watchers for the recipe Ingredients 1 medium raw spaghetti squash 1/2 pound(s) lean ground turkey 2 tsp olive oil 1 small onion(s), chopped 1 medium garlic clove(s), minced 29 oz canned diced tomatoes, undrained 1 tsp...

Hamburger Soup

Ingredients 1 pound hamburger 1 ‘thing’ of Publix Mild Sausage 1 can of water (using 16 oz tomato can) 2 (32 oz) cartons of beef broth 5 medium carrots, chopped 2 medium stalks celery, chopped about 8 small new potatoes chopped 1 cup chopped cabbage 1 cup chopped green...

Roasted Broccoli

Ingredients: 1 head of broccoli, washed and cut into florets 2 teaspoons of olive oil Juice of one lemon Pine Nuts Sea salt and pepper, to taste Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees farenheit. Use a large bowl to toss broccoli florets with olive oil. Lay florets in a...

Double Chocolate Gooey Butter Cakes

Prep time 15 min Serves 20-24 Ingredients 8 tablespoons (1 stick) butter, melted, plus 8 more tablespoons (1 stick) butter, melted, plus additional butter, for greasing pan 1 (18.25-ounce) package chocolate cake mix 1 egg, plus 2 eggs 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened 3 to 4 tablespoons cocoa...