Friday, January 30, 2015

Pink Martini

Pink Martini

Breakfast And Brunch - Buttermilk Pancakes Ii

A very light and fluffy pancake that requires fresh buttermilk, but it's the best I've ever made!

Fruits And Vegetables - Awesome Sweet Potato Casserole

Sweet potatoes are combined with a tropical blend of coconut and pineapple in a sweet-enough-for-dessert side dish. An easy pecan crumble topping makes this casserole extra special.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Side Dish - Day Before Pay Day Fried Rice

This recipes is quick to fix using leftovers from previous days of cooking. My son and husband 'fought' each other for the last of this dish the first time I made it. It tastes that good.

Pasta - Simple Hamburger Stroganoff

I've always loved the taste of a good stroganoff, but I hated the expense and preparation of beef tips or steak or roast beef to make it. So I created my own creamy stroganoff.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Cheese - Easy Cheese Ball Ii

Ranch dressing mix lends an herb-y tang to this cream cheese and cheddar combo; the crunch comes from chopped pecans.

Salad - Strawberry And Spinach Salad With Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

This is a great, easy summer salad with a lot of options as to mixing and matching. When the Gorgonzola cheese and balsamic vinaigrette combine it gets all tart and creamy!

Monday, January 26, 2015

Soups Stews And Chili - Green Enchilada Pork Chili

A delicious, Mexican-inspired green pork chili. When garnished with fresh tomatoes, avocado, sour cream, and tortilla chips this is a hearty meal with a tangy and spicy finish.


Friday, January 23, 2015

Herbs And Spices - Vegetarian Korma

This is an easy and exotic Indian dish. It's rich, creamy, mildly spiced, and extremely flavorful. Serve with naan and rice.

Seafood - Cantonese Style Lobster

Lobster is chopped up and stewed with ground pork and flavored with Asian flair. This stuff is so, so good! My grandma, who is Chinese, makes this every time I go to see her, ever since I was little. I love this stuff!!!

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Bbq Grilling - Banh Mi Burgers

A marinated cucumber and carrot pickle mix tops off grilled pork burgers that have been flavored with sesame oil and ginger. The cucumber pickle mix is made ahead of time and marinated for several hours. The burgers are served on sesame seed buns for a southeast Asia-inspired treat.

Painkiller - One Of The Most Popular Drinks In The Caribbean With Dark Rum, Pineapple Juice, Cream Of Coconut, Orange Juice And Nutmeg.

Painkiller - One Of The Most Popular Drinks In The Caribbean With Dark Rum, Pineapple Juice, Cream Of Coconut, Orange Juice And Nutmeg.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Appetizers And Snacks - Fruit Dip I

A fruit plate often sits unnoticed at cocktail parties. Serve it with this sweet, marshmallow/cream-cheese mixture and watch as guests go at it with gusto.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Side Dish - Cranberry Sausage And Apple Stuffing 2

Chopped leeks and crumbled rosemary accent this sausage and bread stuffing with cranberries and apples. Makes enough to stuff a 10 to 15 pound turkey.

Strawberry Margaritas

Strawberry Margaritas

Monday, January 19, 2015

Bread - Cranberry Walnut Bread 2

Your bread machine makes this marvelous buttermilk bread laced with a whisper of cinnamon, and accented with fruit and nuts. Try it toasted or plain.