Beef

Slow Cooker Beef Stew

Beef, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
As soon as the air turns chillier, one of the first foods that comes to my mind is a hearty beef stew. Large and fork tender chunks of beef, paired with simple root vegetables sitting in a rich tomato sauce is a scene commercials are made out of! This recipe...

Ground Beef Hash

Beef
Ground beef is another staple in my home. From it I can make meatballs, bolognese sauce, burgers and this favorite, Ground Beef Hash. Using potatoes, corn, onions, garlic, and red bell peppers, this meal is great over fluffy white rice or short cut pasta like macaroni. What I love about...

Beef & Barley Soup

Beef, Slow cooker
During the colder months, slow cookers get dusted off and moms across the country proudly display their favorite home cooked meals that was simmering away for hours. The best part of slow cooking, is it is literally dumping all the ingredients in the pot and leaving it alone. A few...

Creamy Beef & Sweet Potato Casserole

Beef
Fall and winter weather is perfect for casserole recipes. Casseroles are great recipes for busy families as it's a filling meal in one baking dish. This recipe takes the same old ground beef that you hunted earlier in the year with your deer hunting rifle, and makes it creamy with...

Beef & Root Vegetable Stew

Beef, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
Beef stews are classic winter fare and can make for a fabulous meal using inexpensive cuts of beef. Since stews are cooked at long periods, using inexpensive cuts over higher-priced cuts makes better sense as it cooks long enough to get yummy, tender. This recipe for stew using nothing but...

Crispy Beef Lettuce Wraps

Beef
A quick and healthy lettuce wrap

Balsamic Meatloaf

Beef, Kid-friendly
Meatloaf to some is very homey. To other's it brings back bad memories of bland tasting, unappealing dinners that they would rather forget. This recipe uses a slight twist. It actually came about when I was experimenting with a new meatloaf recipe. I only intended to add a splash of...

Mexican Chili

Beef, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
The Indian Summer has passed the Midwest, and cold and chilly days have finally graced us. People are now craving hearty meals that leave them feeling warm and cozy. This recipe puts a Mexican twist to a favorite, Chili!

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Pandan Rum Coconut Cooler

Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
This delicious Pandan Rum Coconut Cooler is a delicious, creamy cocktail that is simple and fun to make for your summer barbecues, and top notch to add to your restaurant cocktail menus! Pandan Rum is delicious exotic rum that adds the unique taste of pandan leaves, a very popular ingredient...

Pandan Rum Coconut Shrimp Stew

Seafood, 30 minutes or less
A simple dish with coconut milk, squash, green beans, and shrimp widely known as Ginataan na Hipon in the Philippines, is enhanced with the deep subtle sweetness of Pandan Rum. The addition of Pandan Rum amps up the sweetness of the shrimp and squash and adds a depth of flavor. ...

Easy & Delicious New Year's Chocolate Cake Recipe for Your Get-Together with Friends

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
As we bid farewell to the past year and eagerly welcome the one that's knocking at our door, what better way to celebrate than with a small, cozy get-together with your favorite people? And what's a celebration without a cake that not only tantalizes your taste buds but also serves...

Pandan Rum Matcha Tiramisu

Desserts, Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays
Ingredients: 1 large package Lady Fingers 2 tablespoon Matcha powder 1 cup hot water 1 cup heavy cream 8 oz mascarpone cheese 1 tablespoon matcha powder 1/3 cup powder sugar 2 tablespoons Pandan Rum   1.      Mix mascarpone cheese, heavy cream, sugar, matcha powder and Pandan Rum until soft peaks...

Learn the Secrets of Greek Phyllo Dough in Cooking

Baked/Roasted, Desserts
Discover the secrets of Greek phyllo dough in cooking. Learn the history, essential tips, traditional dishes, layering techniques, and sweet and savory recipes. You’ll also troubleshoot common challenges in working with phyllo dough. Photo by Meruyert Gonullu The History of Phyllo Dough (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); You can trace...

7 Quick Dessert Recipes for a Delicious Final Course

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays
Image source   A delicious dessert is the perfect way to end a meal, leaving diners satisfied and happy. While elaborate desserts have their place, sometimes you just want something sweet that comes together quickly with little fuss. The good news is there are many quick and easy dessert recipes...

Easy Mexican Wedding Cookies Recipe

Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted
Mexican Wedding Cookies, also known as "polvorones," are a delightful and buttery treat that encapsulate the joy and warmth of a celebration. They have become a staple not just at weddings but also during the holidays and various family gatherings. This crumbly and sweet delight, coated in snowy powdered sugar,...

4 Easy and Delicious Recipes Using Farmer Fresh Produce

Vegetarian, 30 minutes or less, Salads, Entertaining/Holidays
If you're looking for meal inspiration, you've hit the jackpot. We're all about the vibrant flavors, rich nutrients, and sustainable practices that come with using farmer fresh produce. From the crisp crunch of freshly picked vegetables to the sweet juiciness of sun-ripened fruits, these recipes will let the true stars...

10 Irresistible Homemade Pizza Toppings You Must Try Today

Kid-friendly, Baked/Roasted
Explore a delectable selection of homemade pizza toppings that will elevate your pizza game. Discover a wood fire pizza recipe for a mouthwatering experience. Pizza is an all-time favorite, and there's nothing like crafting your homemade pizza with unique toppings that cater to your palate. If you're looking to add...

Fancy Figs: 3 Simple and Elegant Recipes

Vegetarian, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
Figs are a fascinating fruit with a rich history dating back thousands of years. They have a unique, sweet flavor and a luscious, jammy texture that makes them perfect for both sweet and savory dishes. In this blog post, we'll explore three simple and elegant recipes that showcase the versatility...

Soft vs. Crispy Chocolate Chip Cookies: A Delicious Dilemma

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
When it comes to chocolate chip cookies, there are two distinct schools of thought: the soft, chewy cookie lovers and the crispy, crunchy cookie aficionados. While both variations share the same iconic flavor combination of buttery dough and sweet chocolate morsels, the texture and baking techniques used make all the...

Homemade Buttermilk Recipe: Easy and Quick DIY Buttermilk at Home

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly
Buttermilk is a versatile ingredient used in countless recipes, from pancakes to fried chicken and salad dressings. If you find yourself in a pinch without buttermilk, don't worry! This step-by-step guide will show you how to make homemade buttermilk with just two simple ingredients. Plus, it's a cost-effective solution that...