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Everyday Turkey

You will need: 1 (12 pound) whole turkey 6 tablespoons butter, divided 4 cups warm water 3 tablespoons chicken bouillon 2 tablespoons dried parsley 2 tablespoons dried minced onion 2 tablespoons seasoning salt Before you get started preheat the oven to 350 degrees. This will help you be more efficient and ready once you have […]

Christmas Chicken Salad

You will need: 4 cups cubed, cooked chicken meat (this is about 4 medium sized chicken breasts) 1 cup mayonnaise 1 teaspoon paprika 1 1/2 cups dried cranberries 1 cup chopped celery 2 green onions, chopped 1/2 cup minced green bell pepper 1 cup chopped pecans 1 teaspoon seasoning salt ground black pepper to taste […]

Chicken Pot Pie Recipe

You will need: 1 pound skinless, boneless chicken breast halves – cubed 1 cup sliced carrots 1 cup frozen green peas 1/2 cup sliced celery 1/3 cup butter 1/3 cup chopped onion 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 1/4 teaspoon celery seed 1 3/4 cups chicken broth 2/3 cup milk […]

Mustard Rack of Lamb

You will need: 1/2 cup bread crumbs 2 tablespoons minced garlic 2 tablespoons chopped fresh rosemary and thyme 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 (7 bone) rack of lamb, trimmed and frenched 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon black pepper 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon cracked seed mustard   […]

Big Family Lasagna

1 pound sweet Italian sausage 3/4 pound lean ground beef 1/2 cup minced onion 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 (28 ounce) can crushed tomatoes 2 (6 ounce) cans tomato paste 2 (6.5 ounce) cans canned tomato sauce 1/2 cup water 2 tablespoons white sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons dried basil leaves 1/2 teaspoon fennel seeds 1 […]

Easy Rib Roast

You will need: 1 (5 pound) standing beef rib roast 2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 tablespoon italian seasoning Before you get started preheat the over to 375 degrees. Let the roast come close to room temperature before you put it in the oven. It is quicker for […]

Chicken Cordon Bleu

6 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 6 slices Swiss cheese 6 slices ham 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon paprika 6 tablespoons butter 1/2 cup dry white wine 1 teaspoon chicken bouillon granules 1 tablespoon cornstarch 1 cup heavy whipping cream This is a great comfort food meal. Take the chicken breasts, and place them […]

Southwest Egg Rolls

You will need: 2 tablespoons canola oil 1 skinless, boneless chicken breast half 2 tablespoons minced green onion 2 tablespoons minced red bell pepper 1/3 cup frozen corn 1/4 cup black beans, rinsed and drained 2 tablespoons frozen chopped spinach, thawed and drained 2 tablespoons diced jalapeno peppers 1/2 tablespoon minced fresh parsley 1/2 teaspoon […]

Fall Is Chili Time

Fall is a time that evokes memories of delicious food…at least for me it is. The nippy temperature drop always evokes memories of certain special foods that haven’t been eaten in what seems like years. What’s even worse is that I usually don’t realize how much they have been missed. One of my favorite fall […]