quick-fix-recipes
MOO SHU CHICKEN WRAPPED IN TORTILLAS

MOO SHU CHICKEN WRAPPED IN TORTILLAS

2 teaspoons canola oil, divided1 medium yellow onion, chopped2 cups small broccoli florets1/2 teaspoon ground ginger1/4 teaspoon black pepper3/4 lb boneless skinless chicken breast, cut into bite-sized pieces3 tablespoons hoisin sauce4 (8-inch)...
recipes - 2017-12-09 16:06:54
HEALTHY WAFFLES

HEALTHY WAFFLES

3/4 cup all-purpose flour1 cup white whole-wheat flour1 tbsp baking powder1/4 tsp salt2 eggs, separated1 3/4 cups fat-free milk1/4 cup canola oil1/4 cup unsweetened applesauceIn a large mixing bowl, combine the flours, baking powder, and salt.In ...
recipes - 2017-12-08 16:05:42
HOMEMADE CINNAMON TWIST

HOMEMADE CINNAMON TWIST

1 sheet puff pastry dough1 large egg3/4 cup brown sugar2 tbsp cinnamon1 tsp freshly grated nutmegPreheat oven to 450 degrees. Cut the pastry sheet into quarters. Cut each quarter into 6 strips. Take 2 strips and twist them together. Combine...
recipes - 2017-12-07 16:06:11


EASY CUCUMBER SALAD

EASY CUCUMBER SALAD

3 medium cucumbers2 medium tomatoes1/2 small red onion1/2 tsp basil1/2 tsp dill weed1 tbsp chopped fresh parsleyapple cider vinegarPeel cucumbers, slice in half lengthwise and scoop out the seeds. Cut cucumbers into bite-sized pieces, dice the...
recipes - 2017-12-05 16:06:55
QUICK AND EASY BEER MUFFINS

QUICK AND EASY BEER MUFFINS

2 cups biscuit baking mix1 tbsp + 2 tsp sugar6-oz beerPreheat oven to 450 degrees.Spray muffin cups with nonstick cooking spray; set aside.In a medium bowl, combine the biscuit baking mix and sugar. Stir in the beer. Fill each muffin cup half...
recipes - 2017-12-04 16:07:28
SPICY RUBBED PORK TENDERLOIN

SPICY RUBBED PORK TENDERLOIN

1 pork tenderloin, approx. 1 lb1 tbsp smoked paprika1/4 tsp salt1 1/2 tsp brown sugar1 1/2 tsp granulated sugar1 1/2 tsp chili powder1 1/2 tsp ground cumin1 1/2 tsp fresh ground black pepper1/2 tsp garlic saltPreheat oven to 425 degrees.In a...
recipes - 2017-12-02 16:08:01
QUICK AND EASY TUNA NOODLE SKILLET DISH

QUICK AND EASY TUNA NOODLE SKILLET DISH

3 cups water1 pkg (8-oz) egg noodles1 cup frozen peas and carrots OR mixed vegetables1 can condensed cheddar cheese soup, undiluted1 can (9-oz) tuna, drained and flaked1/2 cup milk1/4 tsp black pepperIn a medium saucepan bring water to a boil;...
recipes - 2017-12-01 16:09:16
EASY GREEN BEAN SALAD

EASY GREEN BEAN SALAD

1 lb fresh green beans, whole1 teaspoon salt2 tablespoons olive or canola oil2 tablespoons lemon juice2 green onions, thinly sliced1/4 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper1/4 teaspoon paprikaLettuce leaves, if desiredShredded Mexican Blend cheese for...
recipes - 2017-11-30 16:07:28


TREASURE ISLAND SALAD

TREASURE ISLAND SALAD

This is from my vintage recipe collection.2 cans (6 1/2 or 7-oz each) tuna, drained and flaked1/3 cup mayonnaise2 teaspoons lemon juiceshredded lettuce1 large tomato, sliced4 hard cooked eggs, finely choppedCombine the tuna, mayonnaise and lemon...
recipes - 2017-11-29 16:06:53
CARAMEL APPLE CHEESECAKE JARS

CARAMEL APPLE CHEESECAKE JARS

8 ounces cream cheese, softened 1/4 cup granulated sugar1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract1 1/2 cups Cool Whip1 1/2 cups apple pie filling (homemade or store bought)2 tablespoons caramel sauce1 cup graham crackers, crushed2 tablespoons butter, meltedIn a...
recipes - 2017-11-28 16:10:07
ISLAND BURGERS

ISLAND BURGERS

1/2 cup honey1/4 tsp paprika1/4 tsp curry powder1/8 tsp ground ginger1/4 tsp ground cinnamon2 lbs lean ground beef1/4 cup low-sodium soy sauce1 can (23-oz) sliced pineapple, drained8 hamburger buns or sandwich rolls, split, buttered, and toasted8...
recipes - 2017-11-26 16:05:49
NO BAKE LIME PIE

NO BAKE LIME PIE

I have listed this recipe as a quick recipe because it is quick to make. It does, however, require chilling time!1 cup granulated sugar1/4 cup cornstarch1 1/4 cups milk (evaporated milk makes a richer pie)3 large egg yolks2/3 cup lime juice1/2...
recipes - 2017-11-25 16:06:01
LIME CREME

LIME CREME

1 pkg (4-serving) lime-flavored gelatin3/4 cup boiling water1/2 cup cold waterenough ice cubes to make cold water reach 1 cup1 cup vanilla frozen yogurtDissolve the gelatin in the boiling water. Add the cold water with ice to the mixture and...
recipes - 2017-11-22 16:07:46


NUTTY STUFFED MUSHROOMS

NUTTY STUFFED MUSHROOMS

1 lb large fresh mushroomssalt2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil3 cloves garlic, minced1/2 cup chopped nuts3 tbsp butter1 cup Pepperidge Farms Herb Seasoned Stuffing Mix3/4 cup shredded Italian-blend cheese1 large egg, beatenClean mushrooms with a...
recipes - 2017-11-18 16:09:06
HOMEMADE INTERNATIONAL COFFEE

HOMEMADE INTERNATIONAL COFFEE

1/3 cup instant cocoa mix1/4 cup instant coffee powder or granules4 cups boiling waterwhipped cream for toppingIn a heatproof container, mix the instant cocoa mix and the instant coffee until combined well. Pour the boiling water over the...
recipes - 2017-11-17 16:07:23
CHOCOLATE MERINGUES

CHOCOLATE MERINGUES

3/4 cup semisweet chocolate chips3 large egg whites, at room temperature1/2 cup sugar1 tsp vanilla extractAdjust oven rack to the lower third of oven. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.Line 2 large cookie baking sheets with parchment paper; set...
recipes - 2017-11-16 16:06:25
QUICK AND EASY CUCUMBER SALAD

QUICK AND EASY CUCUMBER SALAD

This salad is perfect for picnics as it has no mayonnaise and will keep well. It is a great make-ahead salad.1 medium cucumber, quartered and sliced1 medium tomato, chopped1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper1/3 cup chopped sweet onion2 tbsp lime...
recipes - 2017-11-14 16:07:03
TANGY GRILLED SIRLOIN

TANGY GRILLED SIRLOIN

1 boneless sirloin steak, 1-inch thick2 tbsp Worcestershire sauce3/4 cup catsup1 medium yellow onion, chopped fine1/4 cup water1/4 cup butter1 tbsp vinegar1 tsp lemon pepper1 tsp dry mustard1/4 tsp cayennecouple drops hot pepper sauce, optionalIn ...
recipes - 2017-11-12 16:06:16
MEATBALL STROGANOFF

MEATBALL STROGANOFF

1 1/2 lbs lean ground beef1 egg1 tbsp diced onion3/4 cup dried bread crumbs1/4 tsp pepper1/2 tsp salt2 tbsp canola oil1/2 lb sliced fresh mushrooms1 1/2 cups water2 tbsp all-purpose flour1/4 cup cooking sherry or wine1/2 tsp paprika1 cup sour...
recipes - 2017-11-12 16:06:16
EASY CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP

EASY CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP

4 cups chicken broth1/4 tsp fresh ground black pepper1/2 cup sliced carrots1/2 cup sliced celery1/2 cup uncooked egg noodles1 cup cooked and cubed chickenIn a 2-quart saucepan over medium-high heat, bring the broth, pepper, carrots and celery to...
recipes - 2017-11-10 16:07:32
EASY CHEESECAKE BARS

EASY CHEESECAKE BARS

1 box (2-layer size) yellow cake mix 1 stick butter, melted2 large eggs1 brick (8-oz) cream cheese, softened1 lb powdered sugar, dividedchopped pecans and/or walnutsPreheat oven to 350 degrees.Mix together cake mix, melted butter and 1 egg until...
recipes - 2017-11-10 16:07:32
QUICK PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES

QUICK PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES

1 can (14-oz) sweetened condensed milk1/2 cup creamy peanut butterdash of salt1 1/2 cups fine graham cracker crumbsIn a medium mixing bowl, combine the sweetened condensed milk, peanut butter, and salt; mix together well. Stir the graham...
recipes - 2017-11-09 16:10:41
ROASTED POTATO TRIO

ROASTED POTATO TRIO

2 sweet potatoes4 Yukon Gold potatoes8 new red potatoes1/4 cup + 2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil1 tsp dried tarragon*1/8 tsp salt1/8 tsp black pepperPreheat oven to 425 degrees. Peel and cube the sweet and Yukon Gold potatoes. Scrub the red...
recipes - 2017-11-08 16:09:59
CASHEW CHICKEN STIR-FRY

CASHEW CHICKEN STIR-FRY

2 cups low-sodium chicken broth, divided1/4 cup cornstarch3 tbsp soy sauce1/2 tsp ground ginger1 lb boneless skinless chicken breasts cut into 1/2-inch strips2 garlic cloves, minced1/2 cup thinly sliced carrots1/2 cup sliced celery3 cups broccoli...
recipes - 2017-10-31 16:06:59
FRUIT LUAU

FRUIT LUAU

1 can fruit cocktail, drainedVanilla ice creamPineapple ringswhipped cream or frozen whipped topping, thawed4 fresh strawberriesDivide the fruit cocktail into 4 small dessert dishes. Top with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Lay a pineapple ring...
recipes - 2017-10-28 16:06:04
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