Category: Intermediate

Milky Way Brownie Cups

August 24th, 2015
  Ingredients1 box (19.9 oz) brownie mix + ingredients to prepare1 jar (11.5 oz) caramel1 container (8 oz.) Cool Whip2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips Directions   more »

7 Layer Vegetarian Dip

July 27th, 2015
Ingredients2 boxes (7.25 oz each) macaroni and cheese2 cans (15.5 oz each) refried beans1/3 cup tahini1 can (7 oz) chipotle peppers in adobo sauce3 packages (8 oz. each) cream cheese3/4 cup sour cream1 cup salsa2 red bell peppers1 yel… more »

Fresh Strawberry Glaze Pie

July 20th, 2015
  Yield: 8 servings Ingredients Directions more »

Beef Bourguinon

June 22nd, 2015
  Ingredients1 tbsp olive oil1/4 lb. thick-cut bacon, cut into 2 inch strips2 lbs. beef shoulder steaks, cubedSalt & pepper, to taste1 medium onion, chopped2 tsp thyme3 bay leaves4 cloves garlic, minced1/2 cup fresh parsley leav… more »

Coriander Pork Chops with Sauteed Apples and Caramelized Onions

June 15th, 2015
  Ingredients3 tbsp butter, divided1/4 cup vegetable oil2 medium onions, sliced1 tsp salt1 tsp black pepper2 Rome apples, peeled and cut into wedgesSauce4 tbsp ground coriander2 tsp ground cumin4 tbsp dijon mustard4 tbsp honey… more »

Jack Daniel's Brownies

May 11th, 2015
  IngredientsBrownies1 box (18 oz.) brownie mix1 egg1/3 cup oilTopping Directions more »

Lemon-Garlic Cream Fettuccine

April 20th, 2015
  IngredientsTopping3 tsp grated lemon peel2 tsp minced fresh parsley2 garlic cloves, minced8 oz. uncooked fettuccineSauce1/4 cup butter1 small onion, chopped2 garlic cloves, minced1 tsp grated lemon peel1 1/2 cup heavy… more »

Triple Cheese Balls

February 16th, 2015
A single base mixture serves to create three different flavors of cheeseball.  All three are great, though my personal favorite is the Gorgonzola-cranberry. Yield: 20 servings   Ingredients4 packages (8 oz. each) cream cheese, softened2 cups… more »

Goat Cheese Cranberry Appetizers

February 9th, 2015
  Ingredients4 oz. soft goat cheese, softened4 oz. cream cheese, softenedPaprikaOreganoDried cranberriesCrackers DirectionsCream together the two cheeses with the spices.  Spoon into a pastry bag.Using a star tip, pipe onto the… more »

Stuffed Chicken Rolls

February 2nd, 2015
  Ingredients5 boneless, skineless chicken breasts, 1/2 lb. each1/2 lb. sliced ham1 lb. sliced provolone cheese1/4 cup flour1/2 cup grated parmesan, divided1/2 tsp sage1/4 tsp paprika1/4 tsp pepper1 can (10 3/4 oz.) condensed cream… more »

Grilled Pizza

January 19th, 2015
My step mother shared this grilled pizza recipe with us.  It's a great alternative to traditional pizza, with a thin crust and whatever toppings you can dream up. Yield: 6 pizzasIngredients1 3/4 cups warm water4 1/2 tsp yeast1 tbsp molasses… more »

Grasshopper Ice Cream Cake

January 5th, 2015
Ingredients40 crushed Oreos, divided1/2 cup melted butter3 1/2 - 4 cups vanilla ice cream, softened2 cups heavy whipping cream1 jar (7 oz.) marshmallow fluff1/4 cup milkPeppermint flavoringGreen food coloring6 whole Oreos Directio… more »

Sweet Potato Bake

December 29th, 2014
  Ingredients6 large sweet potatoes (or 4 huge sweet potatoes)3 tbsp butter1 can (8 oz.) crushed pineapple, undrained1/2 cup dried cranberries, divided1/3 cup orange juice3/4 tsp salt2/3 cup miniature marshmallows1/3 cup chopped pecan… more »

Homemade Twinkies

October 20th, 2014
  Ingredients Directions   Adapted from Cake Boss. more »

Tomato Basil Mac and Cheese

October 13th, 2014
  Ingredients1/4 cup balsamic vinegar1/4 cup sugar1/2 of a white onion, chopped28 oz. grated cheddar, jack, colby, or provolone cheese (Or a mixture of them ) Directions more »