Month: March 2018

Dulce de Leche Chocolate Chip Coconut Macaroons

Ingredients: 4 cups sweetened flaked coconut 14 oz dulce de leche (prepared or make your own) 2/3 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips 1 teaspoon vanilla Directions: Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients thoroughly. Form into small balls (or use a medium-sized cookie scoop) and place […]

Smashed Potato Salad with Asparagus

Ingredients: 2 lb whole baby Yukon gold potatoes 1 cup small dice thin asparagus 2/3 cup mayonnaise 1/4 cup diced red onion 3 tablespoons dill relish 1 tablespoon dry mustard (mustard powder) 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1/4 teaspoon cayenne freshly ground black pepper 1/4 cup chopped green onion Direction: Bring a […]

Sweet & Salty Popcorn Marshmallow Treats

Ingredients: 3 tablespoons butter 10 oz mini marshmallows 1 1/4 teaspoon vanilla 5 cups Popcornopolis Organic Nearly Naked Popcorn 2 tablespoons multicolored nonpareils Directions: Coat 8-inch pan with a thin layer of butter. Set aside. Melt butter over low heat in a large, tall pot. Add marshmallows and vanilla and stir […]

Mozzarella-Stuffed Chicken Parmesan Meatballs

Ingredients: meatballs: 1 lb ground chicken breast 1/4 cup breadcrumbs 1 egg, beaten 2 tablespoons mixed Italian dried herbs (I used this) 1/4 cup grated Parmesan salt freshly ground black pepper 6 mozzarella pearls, halved breadcrumb coating: 1/2 cup breadcrumbs 1/4 cup grated Parmesan olive oil 1-quart marinara sauce 1 […]

Crispy Old Bay Fried Catfish

Ingredients: 2 lb catfish fillets, cut in half length-wise if needed Old Bay for sprinkling 1 1/3 cup self-rising cornmeal mix 1/4 cup Old Bay (low sodium okay) 1-2 tablespoons lemon pepper seasoning canola oil for frying Directions: Rinse the fish. Place fish in single layer in a shallow bowl […]

Salisbury Steak Meatballs with Mushroom Gravy

Ingredients: 1/4 cup fresh breadcrumbs 1 1/4 lb lean ground beef 1 small onion, grated 3 cloves garlic, grated 1 onion, chopped 8 oz  crimini mushrooms, large dice/quartered 1/2 teaspoon thyme 1/2 teaspoon dried parsley 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg 2 cups beef stock 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 2-3 tablespoons superfine flour […]

Peanut Butter Irish Potato Candy

Ingredients: 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 3 tablespoons butter, at room temperature 2 cups confectioner’s sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/3 cup cocoa 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon Directions: In a large bowl, mix together the peanut butter, butter, vanilla and confectioner’s sugar, until a thick dough forms. Set aside. Whisk together […]

Corned Beef and Cabbage Buns

Ingredients: dough: 3 1/2 cups bread flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon sugar 1 oz dry yeast 3 tablespoons cold butter, small dice 1/4 cup lukewarm water 3/4 cup lukewarm milk 2 eggs, at room temperature filling: 1 lb corned beef*, small dice 1/2 small cabbage, chopped 1 small red […]

6-Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup light brown sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/3 cup self-rising flour 1 1/4 cup semisweet or bittersweet chocolate chips Directions: Preheat the oven to 350. Line 2 cookie sheets with parchment. In a medium-sized sized […]