quick-fix-recipes
HOT CHOCOLATE MIX

HOT CHOCOLATE MIX

1 can (8-oz) cocoa (I use Hershey\'s)2 lb powdered sugar8 cups non-fat evaporated powdered milk1 container (18-oz) non-dairy powdered creamerIn a large bowl combine all the above ingredients.  Store in an airtight container or put in pretty...
recipes - 2018-02-17 16:04:17
MUSHROOM RISOTTO

MUSHROOM RISOTTO

2 tbsp canola or olive oil1 cup chopped fresh mushrooms1/3 cup chopped onion1 cup brown rice2 cups water3-oz Shredded Parmesan cheese1/4 cup half and half creamHeat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.  Add the mushrooms and onion and...
recipes - 2018-02-16 16:04:25
WISHING EVERYONE A HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY

WISHING EVERYONE A HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY

recipes - 2018-02-15 16:05:04
CREAM CHEESE PEAR AND ALMOND TORTE

CREAM CHEESE PEAR AND ALMOND TORTE

Note: This recipe is listed on this quick and easy blog because it only takes a small amount of your time.  It does, however, need to be chilled for around 3 hours.1/2 cup butter, softened1 cup granulated sugar*1/2 cup all-purpose flour1/2 cup...
recipes - 2018-02-15 16:05:04
ALMOND CHICKEN CASSEROLE

ALMOND CHICKEN CASSEROLE

1 cup diced cooked chicken1/2 cup mayonnaise1 can low-sodium cream of chicken soup1 hardboiled egg, chopped1 cup chopped celery1/2 cup toasted slivered almonds1 tsp minced onion1/2 cup crushed potato chipsPreheat oven to 350 degrees.Lightly spray...
recipes - 2018-02-13 16:04:45
BAKED HASH AND EGGS

BAKED HASH AND EGGS

2 cans (15-oz each) corned beef or roast beef hash4 to 6 eggssalt to tastepepper to taste1 tablespoon cream or milk per egg1 tbsp butter, cut into piecesPreheat oven to 350 degrees.Spray a 1 1/2-quart oval or oblong casserole dish with nonstick...
recipes - 2018-02-12 16:06:25
EASY FROSTED PUMPKIN-ORANGE COOKIES

EASY FROSTED PUMPKIN-ORANGE COOKIES

1 box yellow cake mix 1/2 cup quick oats 2 1/4 tsp pumpkin pie spice 1 large egg 1 can (15-oz) can pumpkin 2 tbsp coconut oil 3 cups powdered sugar 1 tsp grated orange peel 3 to 4 tbsp orange juice Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large mixing...
recipes - 2018-02-11 16:05:33
PAPRIKA CHICKEN

PAPRIKA CHICKEN

2 tbsp olive or canola oil1 large yellow onion, chopped6 (1 1/2 to 2 lbs total) boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 yellow bell pepper, chopped2 tomatoes, chopped1 tsp hot Hungarian paprika*1 tsp paprika*2 tsp cornstarch1/2 tsp salt1/2 tsp freshly...
recipes - 2018-02-11 16:05:33
ITALIAN-FLAVORED POTATO SALAD

ITALIAN-FLAVORED POTATO SALAD

This is a great light potato salad that does not use mayonnaise.5 to 6 medium new red potatoes, cooked, cut into bite-size pieces2 cloves of garlic, minced1/2 cup coarsely chopped red pepper3 to 4 plum Roma tomatoes, quartered1/3 cup olive oil3 to...
recipes - 2018-02-10 16:05:02
PAN-FRIED PARMESAN FISH FILLETS

PAN-FRIED PARMESAN FISH FILLETS

2 to 2 1/4 lb firm fresh fish fillets (cod, sunfish, etc)1 egg, beaten1/2 cup milk1 cup butter-flavored cracker crumbs1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheeseCanola or Peanut oil for fryingCombine the milk and egg in a medium-size mixing bowl.In a pie...
recipes - 2018-02-09 16:05:35
GERMAN CHOCOLATE CARAMEL SQUARES

GERMAN CHOCOLATE CARAMEL SQUARES

1 box German chocolate cake mix1 can (5-oz) evaporated milk1 bag (14-oz) vanilla caramels1 cup chopped pecans1/2 cup butter, softened1 cup semisweet chocolate chipsPreheat oven to 350 degrees.Set aside two tablespoons of the evaporated milk; pour...
recipes - 2018-02-08 16:06:03
OLD FASHION HEARTY MUSHROOM BURGERS

OLD FASHION HEARTY MUSHROOM BURGERS

1 lb extra lean ground beef1/2 cup fresh bread crumbs1/2 cup fresh mushrooms, choppedDash of garlic powder2 tsp Worcestershire sauceSalt and pepper to taste1 small onion, choppedCombine all ingredients and mix well. Shape into 4 patties. Grill or...
recipes - 2018-02-08 16:06:03
SAUSAGE WELLINGTON PACKETS

SAUSAGE WELLINGTON PACKETS

1 lb bulk sausage1 pkg (8-oz) cream cheese, softened1 pkg (8-oz) refrigerated crescent rolls OR puff pastry cut into 3 or 4-inch squares1 tbsp poppy seeds, optional1 egg white, slightly beaten1 pkg dry onion soup mixPreheat oven to 350 degrees.Brown...
recipes - 2018-02-06 16:05:27
CHICKEN BITES AND MUSHROOMS with BROWN RICE

CHICKEN BITES AND MUSHROOMS with BROWN RICE

1 lb boneless skinless ckicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces1 tbsp olive or canola oil2 garlic cloves, minced1 1/2 tsp ground ginger2 cups sliced fresh mushrooms4 green onions, thinly sliced1/4 to 12 tsp red pepper flakes (depending on how...
recipes - 2018-02-04 16:05:23
SPINACH AND POTATO BAKE WITH GROUND BEEF

SPINACH AND POTATO BAKE WITH GROUND BEEF

1 lb extra-lean ground beef1/2 cup fresh mushrooms, sliced1 small onion, chopped2 garlic cloves, minced1 pkg (10-oz) frozen chopped spinach, thawed and squeezed dry1/2 tsp grated fresh nutmeg1 lb russet potatoes, cooked and mashed1/4 cup sour...
recipes - 2018-01-27 16:05:20
RAISIN-ORANGE SCONES

RAISIN-ORANGE SCONES

1 pkg (2-crust size) piecrust mix1 tbsp granulated sugar1 tsp finely grated orange peel1 1/2 tsp baking powder1/8 tsp baking soda1/2 cup buttermilk*1/2 cup chopped raisinsIn a small mixing bowl combine the buttermilk and raisins.  Let stand for 5...
recipes - 2018-01-26 16:04:32
EASY MINIATURE PIZZAS

EASY MINIATURE PIZZAS

1 can (10 3/4-oz) tomato soup1 small garlic clove, minced2 tsp dried oregano4 English muffins, split4 to 8 slices Mozzarella cheese, cut in half*In a saucepan combine the undiluted soup with the minced garlic and the oregano.  Stir with a wire...
recipes - 2018-01-25 16:04:14
15 MINUTE DOUBLE CHOCOLATE FUDGE

15 MINUTE DOUBLE CHOCOLATE FUDGE

Note: This fudge takes about 15 minutes to make. But it does need to ill for a couple of hours.1 pkg (12-oz) semisweet chocolate chips1 pkg (11.5-oz) milk chocolate chips1 can (14-oz) sweetened condensed milk2 tbsp milk2 tsp vanilla extract1 cup...
recipes - 2018-01-22 16:05:28
QUICK AND EASY CHICKEN-BROCCOLI DIVAN

QUICK AND EASY CHICKEN-BROCCOLI DIVAN

2 pkgs (10-oz each) frozen broccoli spears*, cooked and drained3 cups cubed or shredded cooked chicken**1 can cream of chicken soup, undiluted1 can cream of broccoli soup, undiluted2/3 cup milk1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese4 tbsp fine dry bread...
recipes - 2018-01-19 16:05:33
QUICK BAKED CHILI WITH CORN

QUICK BAKED CHILI WITH CORN

1 can (approx 1 lb) chili without beans 3 tbsp finely chopped onion 1 can (12-oz) corn with sweet peppers, drained 1/2 cup grated Cheddar cheese Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Lightly spray an 8-inch square baking dish with nonstick cookin spray....
recipes - 2018-01-18 16:05:47
CREAM CHEESE FETTUCCINI ALFREDO

CREAM CHEESE FETTUCCINI ALFREDO

1 brick (8-oz)cream cheese 3/4 cup Parmesan cheese 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup milk 8-oz fettuccini, cooked and drained fresh parsley sprigs for garnish, optional In a large saucepan stir the cream cheese, Parmesan cheese, butter,and milk together...
recipes - 2018-01-17 16:06:11
CREAMY CHILI DIP

CREAMY CHILI DIP

1 pkg (8-oz) cream cheese, softened 1 can (approx. 1 lb size) no beans chili 1/2 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese 1/2 cup shredded Colby longhorn cheese sliced black olives for garnish, if desired Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a shallow baking...
recipes - 2018-01-16 16:05:30
SALTED PEANUT COOKIES

SALTED PEANUT COOKIES

2/3 cup shortening 2/3 cup butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 2 tsp vanilla 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 2 cups salted peanuts Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Thoroughly mix the shortening,...
recipes - 2018-01-15 16:06:21
BEAN 'N BACON SALAD

BEAN 'N BACON SALAD

2 cans (16-oz each)whole green beans, drained 1/2 cup chopped red onion 1/3 cup canola oil 1/4 cup vinegar 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp pepper 4 hard-boiled eggs, chopped 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1 tsp yellow mustard 2 tsp vinegar 1/4 tsp salt 4 slices bacon,...
recipes - 2018-01-14 16:06:05
SOUTHERN PLATE'S CANYON CASSEROLE

SOUTHERN PLATE'S CANYON CASSEROLE

I got this recipe from Southern Plate around 5 or 6 years ago. Ingredients1 pound ground beef1 ounce pkg taco seasoning14.5 ounce can diced tomatoes, undrained14.5 ounce can whole kernel corn, drained½ cup water1 large egg1 cup Martha White Self...
recipes - 2018-01-14 16:06:05
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