Chipotle Rice

Ingredients 1 teaspoon vegetable oil or butter 2 teaspoon fresh cilantro coarsely chopped 2/3 cup white basmati rice 1 cup water 1/2 teaspoon salt (Kosher works best) 1 Lime   Instructions In a 2-quart heavy saucepan, heat oil or butter over low heat, stirring occasionally until melted. Add rice and lime juice, stir for 1 […]

Apple Enchiladas

Ingredients 1 (21 ounce) cans apple fruit filling and topping ( or other fruit filling) 6 (8 inch) flour tortillas 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/3 cup butter or 1/3 cup margarine 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup water   Directions Spoon fruit filling evenly down centers of tortillas. Sprinkle with cinnamon. Roll up, […]

Famous Red Lobster Shrimp Scampi

Ingredients 1 lb medium shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 tablespoon pure olive oil 2 tablespoons garlic, finely chopped… 1 1/2 cups white wine, I use chardonnay 1/2 fresh lemon, Juice only 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning 1/2 cup softened butter 1 tablespoon parsley 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese     How to make it : Heat […]

Hamburger Steak with Creamy Onion Gravy

Ingredients For the Patties: 3 tablespoons of cooking oil (canola, vegetable) 1-1/2 pounds of 80/20 ground chuck 3/4 cup of onion, finely chopped 1 large egg 1 teaspoon Tiger Sauce, or hot pepper sauce, or to taste, optional 1 teaspoon of seasoned salt 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoons freshly cracked black pepper […]

State Fair Funnel Cakes

Ingredients: 3 large EGGS 1/4 cup Sugar 2 cups milk 3 2/3 cups Flour 1/2 teaspoon Salt 2 teaspoon Baking Powder Vegetable oil   Instructions: Beat eggs and sugar together and then add the milk slowly–beat. Add the dry ingredients and beat until smooth and creamy. Pour batter into a funnel and at the same […]

Smothered Pork Chops

Ingredients : 1 cup flour 2 Tbsp onion powder 2 Tbsp garlic powder 1 tsp red pepper 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp black pepper 4 thin pork chops 2 Tbsp bacon fat 2 Tbsp olive oil 2 cups buttermilk   Directions : Chopped fresh parsley or green onions, for garnish, optional Mix together flour, onion […]

CRANBERRY ORANGE CAKE

Ingredients 1 1/2 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup sour cream 1 cup sugar 3 large eggs zest of one orange – about 1 tablespoon juice of an orange 1/2 cup butter 2 tablespoons sugar 1 1/2 cups fresh cranberries For the Icing: 1 cup powdered sugar 2 – 3 […]

Chicken Pot Pie Bubble Up Casserole

Ingredients: 2 cups cooked, shredded chicken 1 can cream of chicken soup 1 cup sour cream 1 cup cheddar cheese 1 1/2 cups frozen veggies (I used mixed, any type works) 1 tsp garlic powder 1/2 tsp seasoned salt 2 (6 oz) cans of refrigerated biscuits   Directions: In a medium mixing bowl, combine the […]

No Peek Chicken

Ingredients 1 box Uncle Ben’s Long Grain Wild Rice (original recipe) 1 can cream of mushroom soup 1 can cream of celery soup 1 can water (You can add another can of water for moister rice.) Chicken breasts or tenders   Directions In a greased 9 x 13 pan, mix the box of rice, cans […]