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Broke Da Mouth Spam Empanadas

recipes June 3, 2017 0 Comments

This is a recipe my wife came up with in less than 24hrs before entering it into The 2016 Great American SPAM® Championship, at the San Diego Del Mar Fair. It will make you rethink spam altogether. Ingredients 12 oz Regular Spam 15 oz Ready Made Pie Crust 8 oz Rootbeer Soda 8 oz Honey…

Unbeatable Sausage Gravy and Biscuits

recipes October 11, 2016 0 Comments

When I say easy lasagna, I mean easy lasagna. You don’t even have to cook the noodles for this speedy yet impressive pasta dinner. Ingredients 1 can Pillsbury or equivelant refrigerated biscuits 12 oz bulk pork sausage, I use a mild Italian to give some spice 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon…

Shepherds/Cottage Pie

recipes March 20, 2012 0 Comments

Shepherd’s pie is a type of savory pie popular in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It is a dish of minced meat with mashed potato on top. The name “shepherd’s pie” was first used in the 1870’s; an older name is “cottage pie”. People in the UK today usually call the dish “shepherd’s pie” if…

Mimi’s Cafe Corn Chowder

recipes May 10, 2011 0 Comments

This corn chowder is one of my all time favorites and is my usual at Mimi’s Cafe. I liked it so much that I needed to be able to make it for myself and after several hours of searching found a recipe that came very close and all I needed to do was adjust it.…

Italian Garden Lasagne

recipes September 29, 2008 0 Comments

In Italy, lasagne is usually eaten as the first course, but we all know how substantial it can be. This version is so full of veggies that it’s virtually a “garden in a pan.” Don’t worry about the long list of ingredients. The only time-consuming part is chopping the vegetables. After that it’s a breeze!

Anytime Risotto

recipes August 17, 2008 2 Comments

When it comes to Risotto’s I’m a huge fan. So far I haven’t come across one I didn’t like but this is one of my favorites. I think I got it originally from the Joy of Cooking or 1,001 Low-Fat Vegetarian Recipes and modified it towards my palate. This recipe is freaking awesome and makes…

Chilaquiles

recipes August 11, 2008 0 Comments

Fried tortilla’s and fried eggs topped with veggies and melted cheese. Do I really need to say more about this? Granted this isn’t a traditional recipe for Chilequiles it sure is tasty and a bit more fulfilling than the ones I used to get at the cafe’s when I lived in Ensenada, Baja California. I…