Food

Irish fare

Irish fare

Irish Potato Bread | Makes 8 | Serves 4 1¾ cups smooth mashed potatoes  (1 very large cooked potato or 2 medium) ¾ cup self-rising flour ¼ teaspoon powdered mustard ½ teaspoon sea salt Several grinds of black pepper 1 tablespoon snipped chives or 2 […]

Red Velvet Waffles

Red Velvet Waffles

Makes 4 large waffles INGREDIENTS  2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup white sugar 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 3 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 1 3/4 cups buttermilk 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 ounces red food coloring 4 tablespoons shortening […]

Weeknight Desserts

Weeknight Desserts

Berries And Cream Cobbler | Yield: 6 servings  Sweet berries are combined with a creamy filling and then topped with a flaky cobbler crust to make this dessert. My youngest son loves this cobbler, and he’ll hover next to it as it cools, just to […]

Roast a Holiday Meal to remember

Roast a Holiday Meal to remember

Simple to prepare and easy to carve, all you need to do is season (or marinate), roast and serve. Find more recipes and tips to create a holiday dinner to remember at OmahaSteaks.com. Whiskey Marinated Holiday Roast Cook: 2-3 1/2 hours | Total: 4 days […]

Simple, Elegant Pasta Dinners

Simple, Elegant Pasta Dinners

Butternut Squash Pasta Bake with whole Cranberries and Brie Serves 6 Preheat the oven to 350°F 1 cup  whole fresh cranberries  2 tbsp  light brown sugar  1⁄2 cup dry red wine  2 tbsp butter  Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste  2 tbsp extra-virgin […]

Ribbon-Winning recipes

Ribbon-Winning recipes

“Made On A Hot Texas Day” Peach Fried Pies Sue Rainey, Pottsboro, TX | 2nd Place–Southern Comfort Food 1 T. cornstarch 1 T. butter ¾ c. sugar Sugar for sprinkling 3 c. chopped peaches Oil for frying Mix cornstarch and sugar; add to peaches and […]

Sensational Salads

Sensational Salads

Add fruits, veggies to meals for plant-forward nutrition Family Features Tangy Kale Slaw with Cilantro & Honey | Serves 6 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 1 tablespoon light mayonnaise  1 tablespoon honey 1 1/2 teaspoons cilantro leaves, washed and chopped 1 teaspoon lime juice 1/4 […]

A Declaration of Desserts

A Declaration of Desserts

Blueberry Pie Bars | Makes 9    These bars are a cross between pie, muffins and bars! They have all the delicious tasty flavors of each rolled into one handheld treat! This is perfect for the morning, afternoon or night! CRUST 1½ cups all-purpose flour […]

Picnic sides for Summer

Picnic sides for Summer

Potato Salad with Bacon and Parsley | Serves 6 From “Real Simple: Easy, Delicious Home Cooking (Time Home Entertainment). 1 1⁄2 pounds new potatoes (about 15) Kosher salt and black pepper 4 slices bacon 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 2 teaspoons […]

Modern Lunch

Modern Lunch

Citrus, Shrimp, & Quinoa Salad Serves 4  | 20 mins Sicilian orange salads with black olives are a staple of mine in the winter when citrus is at its peak, but they certainly aren’t a whole meal. This citrus salad, however, is satisfying complete, combining […]