Sopa de Pollo con Fideos

Old Fashioned chicken noodle soup to me…with fideo in place of other noodles/pasta 🤭🐔🥣either way you look at it…it’s DELICIOUS 😋 I ALMOST went with Ditalini Pasta, but I left it up to my daughter, so fideo it is 😍 I didn’t follow a recipe, however the closest one I found to how I made it;Continue reading “Sopa de Pollo con Fideos”

Longboy Cheeseburgers

RECIPE ⤵️ https://dawnspitfire.wordpress.com/2017/02/06/longboy-cheeseburger/ My dad use to make these regularly when I was growing up; but I thought he made it up  This is his original recipe – (‘pet’ milk means evaporated milk; his shorthand). Below is another version I found in an old cookbook… Ingredients 1 pound lean ground beef 1 teaspoon salt 1Continue reading “Longboy Cheeseburgers”

Classic Baked Swedish Meatballs

Recipe from The Spruce Eats Ingredients For the Meatballs: 1 1/2 cups soft breadcrumbs, from about 3 slices bread 1 tablespoon minced dried onion, or 1/4 cup finely chopped onion 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg, or allspice 3/4 cup milk 2 pounds ground beef 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons vegetable oil For the Gravy: 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 (10 1/2-ounce) can condensed beef broth 1 cup half-and-half, or light cream

Texas Roadhouse Style Sweet Potatoes

Yumm‼️ 😋 Wash sweet potatoes, wrap in one layer of foil, but seal. Bake at 375° for 45 – 55 minutes, depending on size, flipping over halfway through. When 15 – 20 minutes left I put zucchini slices that I tossed in garlic evoo, salt, pepper & seasoned breadcrumbs. Heated little smokies with favorite bbqContinue reading “Texas Roadhouse Style Sweet Potatoes”

Carne Con Chile Rojo

Red Chile Beef Stew or Chile Colorado I don’t use a recipe, but this is closest to what I use; I use guajillo, New Mexico Chile, ancho chile pods and chipotle with adobo sauce, plus chile powders (new Mexico green, Mexican red & adobo seasoning, all from The Spice House); I sear then pressure cookContinue reading “Carne Con Chile Rojo”

Balsamic Roast Beef

Balsamic Roast Beef Recipe Ingredients   1 (3-4 pound) boneless roast beef (chuck or round roast) 1 cup beef stock or broth 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce or coconut aminos 1 tablespoon soy sauce or coconut aminos 1 tablespoon honey 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes 4 cloves garlic chopped Instructions  Place roast beef into the insert of your slow cooker. In a 2-cup measuring cup, mix together all remaining ingredients.Continue reading “Balsamic Roast Beef”

Balsamic Coconut Amino Mushrooms

Easy & delicious 😋 I adapted from recipe below, however…I eyeball it AND I used coconut aminos instead of soy sauce 😋 🥥 of course double the garlic. Had it with steak, lost the pictures 😳 Ingredients 2 pounds mushrooms 1 tablespoon oil 3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons soy sauce (or tamari) 3 clovesContinue reading “Balsamic Coconut Amino Mushrooms”

Classic Macaroni Salad

Of course the ingredients can vary according to what you have “make it work” 😉 from seasoning to veggies; many like relish in theirs, we do NOT, green onions are great, or leaving out one or two 🤷‍♀️ TASTE as you go. You might like more or less vinegar? More sugar? Salt…pepper, celery salt worksContinue reading “Classic Macaroni Salad”