quick-fix-recipes
APPLE GLAZED CHICKEN BREASTS

APPLE GLAZED CHICKEN BREASTS

4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves1/2 tsp salt1/4 tsp black pepper1/4 cup apple jelly3 tbsp chicken broth2 tbsp thinly sliced green onions, including topsPreheat broiler. Line pan with aluminum foil and spray with nonstick cooking spray;...
recipes - 2018-09-21 16:08:18
PEANUTTY FRIED OKRA

PEANUTTY FRIED OKRA

1 cup all-purpose baking mix1/2 cup finely chopped dry-roasted peanuts1 tsp salt1/2 tsp pepper1 lb fresh okra, cut into 1/4-inch pieces OR 1 pkg (16-oz) frozen cut okra, thawedPeanut oil for fryingIn a large bowl, stir together baking mix, chopped...
recipes - 2018-09-20 16:06:35
LIGHT AND DARK BEAN SALAD

LIGHT AND DARK BEAN SALAD

1 can light red kidney beans1 can dark red kidney beans1 cup chopped celery1 cup chopped onion1 chopped dill pickle4 hard-boiled eggs, chopped1/2 cup mayonnaiseDrain the beans and save the liquid. Place beans in a large bowl and add the celery,...
recipes - 2018-09-19 16:07:08
MICROWAVE CHOCOLATE AND JAM BARS

MICROWAVE CHOCOLATE AND JAM BARS

TOPPING:1/2 cup all-purpose flour3 tbsp sugar2 tbsp firmly packed brown sugar1/2 stick butter1 cup semi-sweet chocolate mini-chips, divided2 tbsp chopped pecansBASE:1/2 stick butter, softened2 tbsp sugar2 tbsp firmly packed brown sugar1 egg1/2 cup...
recipes - 2018-09-18 16:07:26
MOCHA PUDDING

MOCHA PUDDING

This pudding goes together in minutes. However, it does need to chill for a couple of hours.1 container (15-oz) fat-free ricotta cheese1 cup low-fat vanilla yogurt1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder1/3 cup powdered sugar1 tsp vanilla extract1/4 tsp...
recipes - 2018-09-17 16:07:57
QUICK AND EASY BROCCOLI CHOWDER

QUICK AND EASY BROCCOLI CHOWDER

1 pkg (10-oz) frozen chopped broccoli1 tbsp dried minced onion1 can (10 3/4-oz) condensed cream of chicken soup1 cup milk1 cup shredded cheddar cheese1/8 tsp ground red pepperIn a medium saucepan bring 1/2 cup water to boiling; add broccoli and ...
recipes - 2018-09-16 16:06:15
BUTTERED CITRUS CIDER

BUTTERED CITRUS CIDER

6 cups apple cider1/2 medium unpeeled orange, sliced8 whole allspice8 whole cloves2 cinnamon sticks1 orange peel strip1/2 cup packed brown sugar1/4 cup butter, softened1/2 tsp ground cinnamonIn a large saucepan, combine the cider and orange slices....
recipes - 2018-09-15 16:06:17
CINNAMON AND SUGAR BISCUITS

CINNAMON AND SUGAR BISCUITS

2 cups sifted all-purpose flour3 tsp double-acting baking powder1 tsp salt1/3 cup shortening1/2 cup milk2 tbsp sugar1 tsp cinnamon, or more as desiredPreheat oven to 425 degrees.In a bowl, mix the flour, baking powder, and salt together. Cut the ...
recipes - 2018-09-14 16:07:00
SPICY SHRIMP WITH REMOULADE SAUCE

SPICY SHRIMP WITH REMOULADE SAUCE

SAUCE:1/4 cup low-fat mayonnaise1/4 cup plain fat-free yogurt1 tsp grated lime rind1 1/2 tbsp fresh lime juice1 tsp capers, choppeddash of ground red pepperCombine all ingredients in a bowl and whisk together until combined. Set aside or...
recipes - 2018-09-13 16:07:51
CINNAMON-GINGER MIXED NUTS

CINNAMON-GINGER MIXED NUTS

Nuts:1 cup walnut halves1 cup blanched hazelnuts1 cup unsalted roasted cashews1 cup unsalted roasted pistachiosSpice Mix:1/2 cup sugar1 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon1 tsp ground cardamom1 tsp kosher salt1/2 tsp ground allspice1/2 tsp ground ginger1 large...
recipes - 2018-09-12 16:07:38
DEBBIE'S SPICED CIDER

DEBBIE'S SPICED CIDER

8 cups apple cider or juice1/2 cup packed brown sugar3 3-inch cinnamon sticks1/2 tsp ground allspicedash of salt1/8 tsp ground nutmegAdditional cinnamon sticks for garnish, optionalIn a large saucepan, combine the cider or juice, brown sugar, 3...
recipes - 2018-09-12 16:07:38
TURKEY LETTUCE WRAPS

TURKEY LETTUCE WRAPS

2 large leaves of leaf lettuce2 slices turkey bacon, cooked6 thin slices smoked turkey breast2 thin peeled avocado slices2 thin tomato wedges1 tbsp Blue Cheese salad dressingTop the lettuce leaves evenly with the bacon, turkey slices, avocado...
recipes - 2018-09-11 16:07:36
GRILLED ZUCCHINI WITH CHEESE

GRILLED ZUCCHINI WITH CHEESE

1 lb zucchini, sliced 1/4-inch thick 1 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil 1 tbsp grated Parmesan cheese salt to taste pepper to taste 1/2 tsp oregano 1/4 lb shredded mozzarella Preheat broiler or prepare indoor or outdoor grill. Brush the olive oil on the...
recipes - 2018-09-10 16:06:59
MICROWAVE PIZZA DIP

MICROWAVE PIZZA DIP

1 jar (8-oz) pasteurized process cheese spread1 can (8-oz) pizza sauce8 to 10 slices pepperoni, dicedIn the microwave heat the cheese spread about 30 seconds for more easy removal from jar. In a small microwave safe bowl, mix the cheese spread ...
recipes - 2018-09-09 16:06:07
QUICK AND EASY CHICKEN SKILLET

QUICK AND EASY CHICKEN SKILLET

1 tbsp canola oil4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves1 can (10 1/4) condensed cream of chicken soup1 1/2 cups water1/4 tsp paprika1/4 tsp fresh ground black pepper1 1/2 cups uncooked instant brown rice2 cups fresh broccoli broken into small...
recipes - 2018-09-08 16:08:28
ZUCCHINI CAKES WITH JALAPENO

ZUCCHINI CAKES WITH JALAPENO

1 (1/2 lb) zucchini, grated into a colander1 tsp salt1 tbsp water2 pickled jalapenos, chopped fine2 green onions, chopped fine1 garlic clove, minced1 tsp curry powder2 tsp sesame seeds1 tbsp olive or canola oil1 1/2 cups white whole-wheat flour1/2...
recipes - 2018-09-07 16:06:43
SWIRLY CHOCOLATE MILKSHAKES

SWIRLY CHOCOLATE MILKSHAKES

3 cups vanilla ice cream3 cups milk3/4 tsp vanilla extract3/4 cup chocolate fudge syrup, divided4 maraschino cherries with stems attachedIn a blender container combine the ice cream, milk, and vanilla. Process until thick and smooth, about 1...
recipes - 2018-09-06 16:06:44
MAY YOU HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HOLIDAY

MAY YOU HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HOLIDAY

recipes - 2018-09-04 16:06:51
BARBECUE CHICKEN GREEN SALAD

BARBECUE CHICKEN GREEN SALAD

1/2 lb chicken strips or tenders1/4 cup your favorite barbecue sauce4 slices ready to serve bacon1 large tomato1/2 small yellow onion8 cups mixed salad greens1 cup whole-kernel corn, drained1/3 cup ranch salad dressingIf using an electric stove,...
recipes - 2018-09-04 16:06:51
SAUTEED ZUCCHINI AND YELLOW SQUASH

SAUTEED ZUCCHINI AND YELLOW SQUASH

1 lb zucchini1 lb yellow squash2 tbsp butter1/2 tsp saltdash of garlic powderfreshly ground black pepper, to taste1 tbsp snipped chives, optionalSlice zucchini and squash into 1/4 inch thick slices. In a large skillet, melt the butter over...
recipes - 2018-09-03 16:06:14
HERBED BAKED TOMATOES

HERBED BAKED TOMATOES

3 large tomatoes, halved3 tbsp unflavored bread crumbs1 tbsp chopped parsley1 tbsp olive oil1 tsp minced garlic1/2 tsp chopped fresh thyme1/4 tsp salt1/2 tsp freshly ground pepperPreheat oven to 400 degrees. Lightly oil a baking pan. Place...
recipes - 2018-09-02 16:06:10
ARKANSAS DOWN-HOME FRIED CORN

ARKANSAS DOWN-HOME FRIED CORN

1 tbsp bacon drippings or butter4 cups whole-kernel corn (6 to 7 ears cut from the cob)4 tsp sugar1 tsp salt1/4 cup waterIn a large skillet, heat the bacon drippings or butter over medium heat. Add corn, sugar, salt, and water; saute 5 to 7...
recipes - 2018-09-01 16:09:33
CHEESY CAULIFLOWER BISCUITS

CHEESY CAULIFLOWER BISCUITS

These tasty little biscuits from Cooking Light are less than  25 calories each and they are gluten-free for those who follow a gluten-free diet.1 cauliflower head, leaves removed3 garlic cloves, minced1/3 cup nonfat Greek yogurt1/2 cup cheddar...
recipes - 2018-08-29 16:07:13
QUICK BAR COOKIES

QUICK BAR COOKIES

1 can (15-oz) sweetened condensed milk1 cup flaked coconut3/4 cup chocolate chips1/2 cup chopped pecans17 graham crackers, crushed1 tsp vanillaCombine all the ingredients and mix together well. Pour into a well greased 9 x 9-in pan. Bake at 350...
recipes - 2018-08-28 16:09:23
Georgia Delicious Punch

Georgia Delicious Punch

This is an old recipe from Good Hope, Georgia.7 pkg gelatin (pick a flavor to coordinate with your party, etc color scheme)7 cups sugar7 cups boiling water1 cans (1-qt each) pineapple juice2 small cans frozen lemonade concentrate2 qt ginger...
recipes - 2018-08-27 16:08:31
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