Tag: repurposing leftovers

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 […]

Turkey Cauliflower Hash with Shichimi Togarashi

Ingredients: 1/2 lb cubed cooked turkey breast 4 medium russet potatoes, cubed 1 large cauliflower, cut into florets 1 onion, sliced into half-moons 1-3 tablespoons shichimi togarashi (Japanese 7-spice) 4 eggs Directions: Heat some oil in a large pan. Add the potatoes, onion and cauliflower. Saute until the mixture until the […]

Freakishly Good Ham and Cheese Spread

Ingredients: 2 cups cubed smoked ham 8 oz brick extra sharp cheddar, shredded 1/2 cup spicy garlic pickle chips 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/4 cup Dijon 1/4 cup finely minced onion 1 teaspoon paprika freshly ground black pepper Directions: Mix all ingredients in a medium bowl until well distributed. Refrigerate at […]

Double Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1/3 cup cocoa 1/2 cup butter, at room temperature 1 cup sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup crushed candy canes Directions: Preheat the oven to 350. Line 2 […]

Turkey, Ham, Kale and Mushroom Pie

Ingredients: 1 onion, diced 8 oz crimini mushrooms, diced 2 cups diced cooked turkey breast 2 cups diced smoked ham 1 bunch lacinato kale, chopped 1 teaspoon poultry seasoning 1 teaspoon crushed sage 1/4 cup flour 1 cup milk 1 cup turkey stock salt pepper 3 cups cooked plain mashed […]

Split Pea Soup with Winter Squash and Paprika Toasted Squash Seeds

Ingredients: 16 oz dried split peas 1 onion, chopped 1 carrot, diced 1 stalk celery, diced 1 large Russet potato, peeled and cubed 1 Thema Sanders squash, peeled and cubed* (seeds reserved) 6 cups ham, chicken or turkey stock 1 1/2 teaspoons fresh thyme 1/2 teaspoon crushed rosemary 1/2 teaspoon ground […]

Sweet Chocolate Halloween Chex Mix

Ingredients 5 cups Chocolate Chex cereal 1/2 cup honey roasted peanuts 1 1/2 cup broken vanilla pizzelles 1/2 cup chocolate-ginger pumpkin seeds* or plain pepitas 1 cup Halloween mix (like Brach’s Mellowcreme Autumn Mix) 3 tablespoons butter 1 1/2 teaspoons sugar 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon Ingredients: Pre-heat […]

Pulled Pork Hash

Ingredients: 1 large Russet potato (about 1 lb), cubed 1 cubanelle pepper, diced 1 small onion, diced 4 oz fresh spinach salt freshly ground black pepper 1 1/2 cup leftover pulled pork (any will do, I used my Honeycrisp Apple Pulled Pork) 2 fried eggs (like crispy, lacy eggs myself) […]

Goo Goo Cookies

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup flour 1/2 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup light brown sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/3 cup salted dry roasted peanuts 10 soft caramels, cut into 1/4 inch pieces* 3/4 cup mini marshmallows 1 cup semisweet […]

Ham & Spring Vegetable Pasta Salad

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups cubed ham 1/2 lb asparagus, cut into bite-sized pieces 12 oz small pasta, cooked and cooled 1 cup fresh or frozen peas* 1/2 red onion, diced 1 baby cucumber, diced 1 (loose) cup baby arugula dressing: 1 teaspoon paprika 1/4-1/2 teaspoon celery seed 1/4 cup mayonnaise […]