Mary’s Chocolate Balls

READY IN: 1hr 15minsYIELD: 48 balls INGREDIENTS 12ounceschocolate chips 12ouncesbutterscotch chips 8ouncescream cheese, softeened 8ouncescandied cherries, quartered 2cupsminiature marshmallows 8ouncesdesiccated coconut NUTRITION INFO Serving Size: 1 (1462) g Servings Per Recipe:1 Calories: 131.9 Calories from Fat 64 g 49 % Total Fat 7.1 g 10 % Saturated Fat 5.1 g 25 % Cholesterol 5.2 mg […]

Everyday Meals

Traditional Pecan Pie Filling

READY IN: 1hr 25minsYIELD: 1 pie INGREDIENTS 1pie crust 6tablespoonsbutter 1cupdark brown sugar 1⁄2 teaspoonsalt 3eggs 3⁄4 cuplight corn syrup 1tablespoonvanilla 2cupspecans NUTRITION INFO Serving Size: 1 (1139) g Servings Per Recipe:1 Calories: 4838.8 Calories from Fat 2704 g 56 % Total Fat 300.5 g 462 % Saturated Fat 76.8 g 384 % Cholesterol 741.2 […]


Pork Tenderloin With Bacon-Onion Jam

READY IN: 1hr 20minsYIELD: 1 tenderloin INGREDIENTS Bacon-Onion Jam 2tablespoonsolive oil 1largered onion, diced 8ounces thick-cut bacon, cut into large chunks 2sprigsfresh thyme 1⁄3 cupbrown sugar 1⁄4 cup strong brewed coffee 1tablespoonapple cider vinegar Pork Tenderloin 1pork tenderloin 1⁄2 teaspoongarlic powder 1⁄2 teaspoonkosher salt 1⁄2 teaspoonblack pepper DIRECTIONS For the bacon-onion jam: Heat the oil […]

Everyday Meals

Belgian Tomato Meatball Soup (Tomatensoep Met Ballekes)

READY IN: 1hr 30minsYIELD: 1 pot INGREDIENTS 1lb canned chopped tomato (450 g) 4cupschicken stock, warm(960 ml) 2largefresh tomatoes 1mediumfresh carrot 1smallonion, chopped 3mediumgarlic cloves, chopped 2tablespoonsunsalted butter 1teaspoontomato paste 24 tiny meatballs (raw) 2sprigsfresh rosemary 3tablespoonsfresh parsley, chopped pepper salt DIRECTIONS Add the butter to a large and high pan. Place it over medium […]

Everyday Meals

Strawberry Cheesecake Bars

Chef’s Note “Strawberries…the smell of summer!  Not as difficult as it seems, plus some down time. From ATK.” READY IN: 1hr45mins SERVES: 8 UNITS: US IngredientsNutrition CRUST 9 graham crackers (whole crackers broken into pieces) 1⁄2 cupsugar 3⁄4 cupall-purpose flour 1⁄4 teaspoonsalt 8 tablespoonsunsalted butter, melted FILLING 1 1⁄2 lbscream cheese 1 cupsugar 3 largeeggs […]

Everyday Meals

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chef’s Note “An exceptional cookie!” READY IN: 1hr5mins SERVES: 8-10 UNITS: US IngredientsNutrition 3⁄4 cupsalted butter 1 cup packed light brown sugar 1⁄2 cupgranulated sugar 2 largeeggs 2 teaspoonsvanilla extract 2 1⁄4 cups plus 2 tbsp. all-purpose flour (about 9 5/8 ounces) 1 teaspoonbaking soda 3⁄4 teaspoontable salt 1 (12ounce) package semi-sweet chocolate chips (or […]

Everyday Meals

Crawfish Bisque (Crawfish Balls Instead of Heads)

Chef’s Note “This recipe for Crawfish Bisque (Crawfish Balls Instead of Heads), by Rose Martin – Administrative Services, is from A Taste of Geismar, one of the cookbooks created at” READY IN: 3hrs SERVES: 8-10 UNITS: US IngredientsNutrition Crawfish Balls 2 lbs of the ground crawfish tails (see NOTE below) 1 smallonion, very finely […]

Everyday Meals

Duck and Andouille Gumbo

Chef’s Note “Roasting the duck is included in the prep time. ” READY IN: 4hrs SERVES: 8 UNITS: US IngredientsNutrition 4 -5 lbswhole duck salt & fresh ground pepper (to taste) 1⁄2 cup plus 2 tablespoons vegetable oil or 1⁄2 cup rendered duck fat, divided 3⁄4 cupall-purpose flour 2 mediumyellow onions, chopped 3 stalkscelery, chopped 1 […]



Chef’s Note “These savory, spicy and moist meatballs have an amazing combination of flavor with just the right amount of seasoning… perfect with spaghetti!VIDEO” READY IN: 1hr20mins YIELD: 35 meatballs UNITS: US IngredientsNutrition 1⁄2 cupmilk 4 slicesbread, torn in small pieces 1 lbItalian sausage, casing removed 1 lbground beef 1 lbground pork 2 eggs, […]

Breakfast & Brunch

Copycat Jimmy Dean Breakfast Sausage

Chef’s Note “This breakfast sausage, with multiple variations, will be your new favorite breakfast sausage that tastes better than the store-bought kind!” READY IN: 3hrs8mins SERVES: 4-6 UNITS: US IngredientsNutrition Base 1 lbground pork 2 tablespoonsbrown sugar 1 tablespoonlight corn syrup 1 tablespoonapple cider vinegar 2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh thyme 1 teaspoon finely chopped […]