Category: Dinner Recipes

Crispy Curried Chicken

Ingredients 10-12 chicken thighs and/or drumsticks, skin on 1 14.5 ounce can coconut milk 2 tablespoons curry powder 1 tablespoon turmeric powder 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon ground ginger ¼ teaspoon ground cardamom 2-3 hot peppers, finely minced or sliced (I used 1 jalapeño, 1 serrano and 1 cherry pepper) 1 shallot, finely minced…

Chicken Scarpariello

Ingredients 8 small boneless, skinless chicken thighs (2 pounds) Salt and freshly ground pepper All-purpose flour, for dusting 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil 8 garlic cloves, halved lengthwise and lightly smashed 4 large rosemary sprigs, broken into 2-inch pieces 1 3/4 cup chicken stock or low-sodium broth 1/2 cup dry white wine 2 tablespoons…

Tomato and Goat Cheese Tart

Ingredients 1 frozen pastry/pie crust, or homemade 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 small yellow onion, peeled and finely chopped 1 medium garlic clove, peeled and minced 2 teaspoon fresh thyme, minced 2 teaspoons lemon zest Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 4 large eggs 1/4 cup sour cream 1/4 cup whole milk 3 tablespoons…

Homemade Ukrop’s Macaroni & Cheese

Ingredients 5 cups cooked macaroni (a little more than 2 cups, or 8 ounces, uncooked) 2 cups small curd cottage cheese 1 cup sour cream 1 egg, beaten 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper 1/8 teaspoon dry mustard 8 ounces block cheddar cheese, shredded by hand (or, use store bought shredded) 1/4 cup grated Parmesan…

Pimento Cheese Sweet Potato Hash

Ingredients 1 slice of bacon, cooked and chopped into small pieces 2 small or 1 large sweet potato 1 chopped sweet yellow onion 2 ears corn, shucked and cooked Old Bay seasoning 1/2 cup Pimento cheese Onion powder Garlic powder Salt Pepper Cajun seasoning Extra virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons butter Directions Chop onion and…

Boston Terrier Hot Dogs

Ingredients 1 white onion, diced 3 slices bacon, chopped 1 cup white beans ½ cup ketchup ½ cup water 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1 tablespoon mustard 1 tablespoon cider vinegar 4-6 all-beef hot dogs 4-6 potato style hot dog buns Directions Sauté onion with chopped bacon until cooked. Mix in white beans, ketchup, water, brown…

Crab Quiche

Ingredients 6 eggs, slightly beaten ½ cup half-and-half 1 teaspoon Old Bay Seasoning 1 (9-inch) pie crust, unbaked ½ cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese ½ cup finely sliced scallions, white and green part 1 (6 ounce) can fancy white lump crabmeat, well drained 1 fresh roma tomato, thinly sliced (optional) Directions Preheat…

Crock Pot Pizza

This was pretty good and spiced up one of our week night dinners. It was also my first time using my crockpot so I had fun making it! Ingredients 1 package (12 oz) noodles…I used an assortment of shells, bow-ties, and egg noodles 1.5 pounds ground beef 1/4 cup chopped onion (optional) 1 jar (26…

Mom’s Butter Baked Chicken

Ingredients 4 chicken breasts (I use boneless skinless) 1 can evaporated milk (12 oz) 1 cup flour 1 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper 1/4 cup butter 1 can Cream of Chicken soup 1/4 cup water Preheat oven to 425 Directions First, pour a little of the evaporated milk in a small dish…just enough to…

Chicken Ranch Pasta

Ingredients 2 chicken breasts (or 4 strips, whatever you have) 2 cups pasta 1 packet Hidden Valley Ranch seasoning 1 can italian diced tomatoes 1 1/2 cup broccoli grated Parmesan Cheese garlic, to taste salt and pepper, to taste Directions Season the chicken with about half of the ranch packet. Or, if you’re like me,…