Category: Recipes

Cajun Thanksgiving Recipes

It is the time of year for families to gather for the great feast. Food tends to be the centerpiece of the celebration. There are family members who look forward to the traditional feast with all the trimming, but there are some family members who complain about the …

How to Cook With Pumpkin Seeds

Before you can enjoy cooking pumpkin seeds or baking them, the first thing you need to do is clean the stringy stuff off the seeds. It is not necessary to get it all off because it will not hurt you if you eat some. Try to separate the …

Chevy’s Salsa Recipe (Game Day Salsa)

We make this salsa before every tailgate. It is a modification of the Chevy’s Tex Mex Restaurant chain salsa. It is always a huge hit. Ingredients 6 medium tomatoes 3 small jalapenos 1/4 medium Spanish onion(Yellow onion) 3 garlic cloves 2 tablespoons fresh cilantro (chopped) 2 tablespoons white …

Tangy Potato Salad with Scallions

This recipe is great with some burgers or grilled chicken. Ingredients Coarse salt and ground pepper 4 pounds Yukon gold or other waxy potatoes, scrubbed, halved, and sliced 1/2 inch thick 1/2 cup white-wine vinegar 4 scallions, thinly sliced 1/2 cup olive oil Read more at Marthastewart.com: Tangy …

Simple Garlic Smashed Potatoes

Ingredients 4 medium red potatoes 1 tablespoon butter 1/4 cup milk or Rice Dream Garlic clove Salt and freshly ground black pepper Directions Place potatoes in saucepan. Cover with cold water. Add pinch of salt and clove of garlic. Bring to a boil and simmer for about 20 …

Make Your Own Homemade Tomato Sauce Recipe

I got this recipe from AllRecipes.com. The twist is that instead of using 10 Tomatoes. I used 20 Plum Tomatoes grow from my own garden. I also used Basil and Oregano from my garden. The Oregano was a replacement for the Italian seasoning. In this recipe, when it …

A Tasty Way to Cook Fresh Corn

Place corn in unsalted water and add 1 tablespoon of sugar. Heat to a boiling, boil for two minutes uncovered. Remove from heat and let stand 10 minutes before serving.

Shrimp Quesadillas

Yield: 4 quesadillas, 4 to 6 servings Ingredients: 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 small red or green pepper, sliced 1/2 pound medium shrimp, (26-30 count) 1 teaspoon ground cumin Salt and Pepper 8 (6-inch) flour tortillas 1 cup Fresh Tomato Salsa 1 cup Guacamole 1 cup Monterey Jack …