Thursday, October 29, 2015

Soups Stews And Chili - Black Bean Vegetable Soup

Half of the black beans in this spicy soup are pureed with tomatoes, the other half are simmered with carrots, onion and kernels of corn.

Monday, October 26, 2015

Herbs And Spices - Bananas Foster Ii

Bananas are cooked in a bubbling pan of dark brown sugar, butter, rum and cinnamon and served over ice cream with walnuts in this elegant, quick dessert.

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Salad - Cilantro Avocado Tomato And Feta Salad

This fresh salad uses a large amount of cilantro and tomatoes, accompanied by green onions, jalapeno peppers, avocado, and feta cheese.

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Desserts - Grecian Baklava

Crispy phyllo layers surround a walnut filling in this sticky sweet Greek treat!

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Bbq Grilling - Drunken Chicken

This is a wild one: A whole chicken is smeared with Dijon mustard, then grilled over a can filled with beer and Italian dressing!

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Popcorn And Movie Tickets

Portrait of a bucket with popcorn and two movie tickets against the white background

Monday, October 19, 2015

Appetizers And Snacks - Pepperoni Dip Ii

Cut plain bagels into bite-sized pieces and dip them into this simple hot dip made with pepperoni and cream cheese.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Cheese - Cream Corn Like No Other

This is NOTHING like canned creamed corn! My husband is not a fan of corn or creamed dishes, but he thinks this is great. Easy and quick to prepare and is an especially delicious side dish for chicken or pork. Everyone always asks for the recipe.

Flavored Ice Cubes

Flavored Ice Cubes

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Three Wooden Spoon With Beans

A close-up image of three wooden spoon with different kinds of beans over the table

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Appetizers And Snacks - Mexican Lasagna Chip Dip

I'm not sure why it's called lasagna, but it is very good. A beef and refried bean mixture is buried in melted cheeses. Try serving it for a New Years or Superbowl party.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Chocolate Bar On Ice Cream Scoops

A scoop of chocolate ice cream with chocolate bar toppings against the white background

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Soups Stews And Chili - Ham And Bean Soup I

Italian sausage, ham and kidney beans are the bulk of this tomato-based soup with a splash of pepper sauce and a dash of Worcestershire.

Dark Chocolate Maple Cocoa

Dark Chocolate Maple Cocoa