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Tag: Dinner

Carne Asada Recipe

Carne Asada Recipe

Carne asada and steak fajitas. Aren’t they the same thing? Both are typically made from skirt steak or flank steak, although I have seen ribeye and other cuts such as hanger, and sirloin used as well. I’ve had both on flour tortillas and warm soft […]

Surf and Turf Ramen Recipe

Surf and Turf Ramen Recipe

There was a time, long ago, that ramen noodles were a regular part of my diet. I’m pretty sure that I am not alone in that regard. When my daughter was little, these were a go-to meal for her. She would pop the noodles in […]

Taco Bell Enchirito Recipe

Taco Bell Enchirito Recipe

Although I don’t eat at Taco Bell much, the Enchirito had to be my favorite menu item. Unfortunately, in my area anyway, the Enchirito has disappeared from Taco Bell menus and most of the restaurants don’t make it anymore. Fear not. I have a simple copycat […]

Fried Chicken Buttermilk Brine Recipe

Fried Chicken Buttermilk Brine Recipe

Fried chicken is a staple of the southern cooks’ repertoire and you have to have a good recipe to be a southern cook. Sunday afternoon meals, church potlucks, picnics and on and on I could go. I’m sure there are more fried chicken recipes out there than […]

Spanish Rice Recipe

Spanish Rice Recipe

This Spanish rice recipe is very easy to make and is a good choice to mix up your regular meal sides. Along with refried beans, Spanish rice is a must-have side in my house when we eat Mexican or tex-mex. We eat it on the side with tacos, […]

Walnut Crusted Tilapia Recipe

Walnut Crusted Tilapia Recipe

Tilapia is an inexpensive mild flavored fish that very easy to prepare. It’s one of my favorites for a fish fry. This tilapia recipe is a healthy, low carb alternative to frying and it tastes great.

Meatloaf Patties Recipe

Meatloaf Patties Recipe

I’m a meat and potatoes kinda guy and this meal will definitely scratch that itch. Big, meaty meatloaf patties covered in a thick brown gravy with mushrooms, onions and peppers. To top it all off, pile it on a big heap of my Parmesan Garlic Thyme Mashed Potatoes […]

Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Chicken Noodle Soup that makes you feel good deep down inside. This Chicken Noodle Soup recipe uses a rotisserie chicken to cut down on the amount of work you have to do.   PRODUCTS TO HELP COOK YOUR CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP RECIPE     Print Recipe Chicken […]

White Wine Coq Au Vin Chicken Thighs Recipe

White Wine Coq Au Vin Chicken Thighs Recipe

Coq Au Vin is definitely some serious comfort food. A French dish traditionally cooked with a whole rooster and Burgundy wine. In this recipe, I use chicken thighs and white wine (Coq Au Vin Blanc).

Smothered Pork Chops Recipe

Smothered Pork Chops Recipe

Mouthwatering Smothered Pork Chops. Thick cut pork chops smothered in gravy onions, peppers and mushrooms. Just makes your mouth water, doesn’t it? This is an easy recipe to make and it doesn’t take long. To save a little time, you can skip the gravy making steps […]

Vegetable Beef Soup Recipe

Vegetable Beef Soup Recipe

When the weather turns cold there’s nothing like snuggling up to the table with a big bowl of Vegetable Beef Soup. This is an easy to make recipe that will make you feel good inside. If you are pressed for time you can throw everything […]

Chili with Beans Recipe

Chili with Beans Recipe

Well, it’s about that time of year to start thinking about cold weather comfort food. My two favorites are Chili and Gumbo although I eat them both year around.

Sous Vide BBQ Chicken Recipe

Sous Vide BBQ Chicken Recipe

This Sous Vide BBQ Chicken is easy to make and packed with flavor. There was a time when the Texan in me would have never even considered BBQ chicken made in an oven.

Chicken and Sausage Gumbo with Blackened Shrimp Recipe

Chicken and Sausage Gumbo with Blackened Shrimp Recipe

This is a great Chicken and Sausage Gumbo recipe with just the right amount of heat for the timid. Don’t worry though, you can kick the heat up to whatever level pleases you. You can customize this recipe to your taste so don’t be afraid […]

Garlic Beef Recipe

Garlic Beef Recipe

This is a delicious Garlic Beef recipe peppered with mushrooms, onions and peppers and is really easy to make. The level of garlic can be adjusted according to your taste. Pairs great with my Parmesan Garlic Thyme Mashed Potatoes. It’s also great over egg noodles or […]

How to Cook a Steak

How to Cook a Steak

So you want to know how to cook a steak? If you are looking to cook the perfect steak every time, look no further because you have arrived.