Everyday Meals

Pesto Pasta with Chicken

Ingredients 1 (16 ounce) package bow tie pasta 1 teaspoon olive oil 2 cloves garlic, minced 2boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces crushed red pepper flakes to taste ⅓ cup oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes, drained and cut into strips ½ cup pesto sauce Directions Step 1 Bring a large pot of lightly salted water […]


Soba Noodle Salad with Chicken and Sesame

Ingredients 2 tablespoons rice vinegar 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 tablespoon sesame oil 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1 tablespoon soy sauce 2 teaspoons minced fresh ginger root 4 ounces buckwheat soba noodles 2 teaspoons vegetable oil 1boneless skinless chicken breast, cut into thin bite-size strips 1 teaspoon chopped garlic salt and ground black pepper to […]

Everyday Meals

Chicken Pot Pies with Puff Pastry

Ingredients ½ cup unsalted butter 4 cups chicken broth, divided ½ cup all-purpose flour ¼ cup dried onion flakes 1 dash hot pepper sauce 1 teaspoon ground black pepper ½ teaspoon dried thyme 1bay leaf 1 (8 ounce) can carrots, drained 1 (8 ounce) can white potatoes 2 cups diced cooked chicken 4 slices Swiss […]

Breakfast & Brunch

Hangtown Fry with Parmesan and Fresh Herbs

Ingredients 6eggs ¼ cup heavy cream 2 dashes hot pepper sauce 1 teaspoon chopped fresh basil 1 teaspoon chopped fresh oregano ¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper ⅓ cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese, divided 1 teaspoon olive oil 1 tablespoon butter 12shucked small oysters, drained 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley Directions Step 1 Preheat the […]

Everyday Meals

Easy Shepherd's Pie with Garlic Romano Potatoes

Ingredients 1 pound ground beef ½ cup chopped onion 1 teaspoon dried rosemary 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce 1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes, drained 2 (15 ounce) cans mixed vegetables, drained 2 pounds red potatoes ½ cup butter ½ cup grated Romano cheese 2 tablespoons minced garlic 1 teaspoon […]

Everyday Meals

SPAM® Fries with Spicy Garlic Sriracha Dipping Sauce

Ingredients 1 clove garlic, minced ½ teaspoon paprika 1 pinch salt 1 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon sriracha sauce 1 tablespoon ketchup 1 quart vegetable oil for frying 2 (12 ounce) cans fully cooked luncheon meat (such as SPAM®), sliced into fries Directions Step 1 Process garlic, paprika, and salt in a food processor until smooth. […]


Russian Beet Salad with Herring

Ingredients 3whole russet potatoes 2 large carrots, peeled 2beets, washed with tops and bottoms removed ½yellow onion, chopped 1 (12 ounce) jar herring fillets, packed in oil 6 tablespoons mayonnaise salt and ground black pepper to taste Directions Step 1 Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Cook the potatoes, carrots, and beets […]

Everyday Meals

Baked Mac and Cheese with Sour Cream and Cottage Cheese

Ingredients cooking spray 1 (16 ounce) package elbow macaroni 2 (8 ounce) packages mild Cheddar cheese, shredded, divided 1 (8 ounce) package sharp Cheddar cheese, shredded ¾ cup sour cream ¾ cup cottage cheese 1egg salt and ground black pepper to taste Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Spray […]

Everyday Meals

Beef Stroganoff with White Wine

Ingredients 3 tablespoons butter 1 (8 ounce) package sliced mushrooms 1 large onion, diced 4 cloves garlic, diced salt and ground black pepper to taste 1 ½ pounds beef sirloin steak, cut into 1 inch cubes 1 cup white wine 2 cups beef bouillon 1 teaspoon crumbled dried thyme 1 teaspoon dried basil ½ teaspoon dried […]

Everyday Meals

Slow Cooker Taco Soup with Ranch Dressing Mix

Ingredients 1 pound ground beef 1 (1.25 ounce) package taco seasoning mix 1 (1 ounce) package ranch dressing mix 1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes and green chiles, undrained 1 (15.5 ounce) can corn, undrained 1 (15.5 ounce) can black beans, undrained 1 (15 ounce) can sliced black olives 1onion, diced 1green bell pepper, diced […]