Desserts

Pecan Pie Cookies Recipe

“Wonderful mini pecan pies. Perfect for cookie parties where you want to make something slightly different. You can spice up the cookies by adding cinnamon, ginger, or nutmeg to the cookie mix!” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 1/4 cup butter 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 3 tablespoons light corn syrup 3/4 cup finely chopped pecans 2 cups […]

Everyday Meals

Baked Ziti III Recipe

“A delicious side or main dish with beef, basil and lots of cheese. You can substitute the beef for Italian sausage or add a combination. Serve with crusty warm bread and a green salad, if desired.” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 1 (16 ounce) package dry ziti pasta 1 pound lean ground beef 1 onion, chopped […]

Desserts

Big Soft Ginger Cookies Recipe

“These are just what they say: big, soft, gingerbread cookies. They stay soft, too. My oldest son’s favorite.” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons ground ginger 1 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup margarine, softened 1 cup white sugar 1 […]

Everyday Meals

Candied Sweet Potatoes Recipe

“A delicious, sweet version of candied sweet potatoes.” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 4 pounds sweet potatoes, quartered 1 1/4 cups margarine 1 1/4 cups brown sugar 3 cups miniature marshmallows, divided ground cinnamon to taste ground nutmeg to taste Directions Prep 5 m Cook 35 m Ready In 40 m Preheat oven to 400 degrees […]

Everyday Meals

Candied Yams Recipe

“This is a simple and quick way to enjoy a Thanksgiving favorite! Canned yams or sweet potatoes may be used.” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 1 (29 ounce) can sweet potatoes 1/4 cup butter, cut into pieces 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 1/2 cups miniature marshmallows Directions Prep 15 m Cook 25 m Ready In 40 […]

How-To

Turkey Chintan Ramen Recipe

[Photographs: Vicky Wasik] The turkey carcass you have left over from Thanksgiving can be turned into a simple-to-make turkey ramen with the assistance of a pressure cooker. Seasoned with a tare made from blend of soy sauce, tamari, and mirin, paired with springy ramen noodles, and topped with turkey fat, a slice of turkey breast, […]

Everyday Meals

Make-Ahead Turkey Gravy Recipe

“I discovered this excellent Thanksgiving gravy recipe years ago! It is gravy that, unlike most, can be made AHEAD of time. The gravy will keep for 3 months when frozen in an airtight container.” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 6 turkey wings 2 medium onions, peeled and quartered 1 cup water 2 quarts chicken broth, divided […]

Everyday Meals

Wild and Brown Rice Recipe

“A perfect side dish for game birds. May be prepared ahead of time and microwaved just prior to serving.” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 1 1/2 cups uncooked wild rice 3 cups boiling water 1 cup uncooked brown rice 1 cup diced onion 1 cup diced carrots 3/4 cup diced celery 3 (14.5 ounce) cans chicken […]

Soups

Lentil Soup Recipe

“Hearty lentil soup, chock full of veggies and very yummy. Serve with warm cornbread.” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 1 onion, chopped 1/4 cup olive oil 2 carrots, diced 2 stalks celery, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1 bay leaf 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 (14.5 ounce) can crushed tomatoes 2 cups […]

Food Trends

Green Chile Beef Tacos Recipe

“This recipe can be done in the slow cooker or the oven (at 325 degrees F). It is pulled beef taco meat. The leftovers makes superb enchiladas. Spicy and full-bodied flavor without overdone heat.” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 5 pounds boneless beef chuck roast 1 (1 ounce) packet taco seasoning mix 1 (16 ounce) jar […]