quick-fix-recipes
WHIPPED SWEET POTATO BAKE

WHIPPED SWEET POTATO BAKE

3 cans (15-oz each) sweet potatoes, drained1/4 cup butter, melted1/2 tsp salt1 tsp cinnamon1/4 tsp nutmeg3 cups miniature marshmallowsPreheat oven to 350 degrees.Lightly spray a 1 1/2-quart casserole dish with nonstick cooking spray; set...
recipes - 2019-01-21 16:06:45
LEMON-BUTTERED SPINACH

LEMON-BUTTERED SPINACH

1 pkg (10-oz) frozen chopped spinach1 1/2 tbsp butter1 tbsp lemon juiceCook spinach as directed on package. Drain; stir in the butter and lemon juice. Yield: 4 servings (skimpy servings--I recommend doubling the recipe) Note: Photo from...
recipes - 2019-01-20 16:06:40
BEEFY BROCCOLI & CHEESE SOUP

BEEFY BROCCOLI & CHEESE SOUP

2 cups chicken broth1 pkg (10-oz) frozen chopped broccoli, thawed1/4 cup chopped yellow onion1/4 to 1/2 lb ground beef1 cup milk2 tbsp all-purpose flour4-oz sharp Cheddar cheese, shredded1/2 tsp oreganosalt to tastefreshly ground pepper to tastehot...
recipes - 2019-01-19 16:08:01
CHICKEN WITH BROCCOLI AND CHEESE

CHICKEN WITH BROCCOLI AND CHEESE

1 tbsp butter4 skinless boneless chicken breast halves1 can broccoli cheese soup1/3 cup low-fat milk1/8 tsp black pepper2 cup small broccoli floretsIn a nonstick skillet, over medium heat, brown the chicken in the butter. Brown on both sides,...
recipes - 2019-01-19 16:08:01
QUICK AND EASY FRUIT FILLED SUGAR COOKIES

QUICK AND EASY FRUIT FILLED SUGAR COOKIES

1 pkg (20-oz) refrigerated sugar cookie dough1/4 cup your favorite jam or jellyPowdered sugar for dusting, optionalPreheat oven to 350 degree.Slice 24 (1/8-inch each) cookies from the dough. Refrigerate remaining dough. Place the slices on...
recipes - 2019-01-17 16:07:46
REUBEN SANDWICHES

REUBEN SANDWICHES

1/3 cup mayonnaise1 tbsp chili sauce12 slices rye bread, buttered1/2 lb sliced Swiss cheese1/2 lb sliced cooked corned beef1 can (16-oz) sauerkraut, drainedMix the mayonnaise and chili sauce; spread on 6 slices of the bread. Layer cheese, corned...
recipes - 2019-01-16 16:07:30
QUICK AND EASY PARMESAN BREAD

QUICK AND EASY PARMESAN BREAD

1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese1/2 cup butter, softened1/4 tsp Italian seasoning1 loaf French bread, halved lengthwisePreheat oven to 400 degrees.Mix together the cheese, butter, and Italian seasoning. Evenly spread the cheese mixture on the cut...
recipes - 2019-01-15 16:07:00
GRILLED MINUTE STEAKS ON ONION ROLLS

GRILLED MINUTE STEAKS ON ONION ROLLS

8 minute steaks, 1/4-inch thick 8 onion rolls butter bottled blue cheese dressing salt to taste pepper, optional Place the steaks on grill, 2-inches from the hot coals. Cook approximately 5 minutes, turning once. Season with salt and pepper....
recipes - 2019-01-10 16:07:08
ROMANOFF MEATBALLS

ROMANOFF MEATBALLS

2 tbsp butter 1 tbsp all-purpose flour 1 package (5.5-oz) of Noodles Romanoff 1 1/2 cups milk 2 dozen frozen meatballs 2 tsp parsley flakes 2 tbsp butter In a large skillet, melt the first two tablespoons of butter. Remove skillet from the heat...
recipes - 2019-01-09 16:06:45
QUICK AND EASY APPLE STUFFING

QUICK AND EASY APPLE STUFFING

1 cup minced onion 1/2 cup minced celery 1/2 cup chopped apple 1 1/2 cups apple sauce 1 pkg (8-oz) stuffing mix 1 cup low-fat, low-salt chicken broth 1 1/2 tsp dried thyme 1 tsp ground sage 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp black pepperCrumbled cooked sausage,...
recipes - 2019-01-08 16:06:27
OH-SO-EASY KEY LIME PIE

OH-SO-EASY KEY LIME PIE

4 large egg yolks (save whites for meringue, if desired)1 can (14-oz) sweetened condensed milk3 1/2 ounces Key Lime juice1 9-inch graham cracker pie crust or pie pastry baked just until lightly brownedIn a mixing bowl combine the egg yolks with the...
recipes - 2019-01-07 16:08:29
IRISH-ITALIAN STYLE SPAGHETTI

IRISH-ITALIAN STYLE SPAGHETTI

This is an old recipe from my vintage recipe collection. It is from the early 50s.1 lb lean ground beef1/2 cup chopped yellow onion1 can (10 3/4-oz)condensed cream of mushroom soup1 can (10 3/4-oz)condensed tomato soup1/2 tsp dried Italian...
recipes - 2019-01-05 16:05:43
EASY STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE

EASY STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE

Filling:3 cups sliced fresh strawberries2 tsp balsamic vinegar2 tbsp sugarStir the strawberries, sugar, and vinegar together. Let the mixture stand for an hour. Stir mixture occasionally during that hour.Cakes:2 1/2 cups reduced-fat biscuit...
recipes - 2019-01-04 16:06:56
ROTINI RANCH CHICKEN SALAD

ROTINI RANCH CHICKEN SALAD

3 cups rotini pasta, cooked and drained2 cups broccoli florets1 1/2 cups Ranch dressing1 pkg (6-oz) deli-style honey roasted chicken breast1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper1/2 cup slivered red onionCombine all...
recipes - 2019-01-03 16:08:17
LEMONADE-ORANGE DRINK

LEMONADE-ORANGE DRINK

1 can (12-oz) frozen orange juice concentrate1 can (12-oz) frozen lemonade concentrate2 pkgs Kool-Aid lemonade mix1 cup sugarwaterIn a 1 gallon container, mix the juice concentrates, Kool-Aid mix, and the sugar together with enough water to fill...
recipes - 2019-01-03 16:08:17
BANANA SPLIT SMOOTHIE

BANANA SPLIT SMOOTHIE

2 medium bananas, peeled and sliced1 can (8-oz) crushed pineapple in juice (do not drain)1 cup crushed ice1 teaspoon sugar1/2 cup unsweetened orange juice1 carton (8-oz) low-fat vanilla yogurtIn the container of a blender, combine the bananas,...
recipes - 2019-01-03 16:08:17
QUICK VEGETABLE RAMEN SOUP

QUICK VEGETABLE RAMEN SOUP

1 pkg Ramen noodle soup1 cup chopped fresh broccoli1 green onion, slicedFollow the package directions for cooking the ramen. When water boils, add the broccoli and the noodles. Cook until the noodles are tender. Stir in the green onion and the...
recipes - 2019-01-03 16:08:17
LEMON-DIJON MARINADE

LEMON-DIJON MARINADE

2 teaspoons grated lemon rind2/3 cup lemon juice3 tablespoons Dijon mustard2 tablespoons water1 garlic clove, minced1/2 teaspoon sugar1 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper1/4 tsp paprikaIn a small bowl combine all the ingredients, stirring well to...
recipes - 2018-12-30 16:06:52
ITALIAN TURKEY CUTLETS

ITALIAN TURKEY CUTLETS

1 egg, lightly beaten2 tsp canola oil1/2 cup panko bread crumbs*3/4 tsp Italian seasoning1/4 tsp garlic powder2 tbsp grated Parmesan cheese1 lb turkey breast cutlets**Nonstick cooking spray1/2 cup marinara or other spaghetti saucePreheat oven to...
recipes - 2018-12-29 16:06:54
BARBECUE CUPS

BARBECUE CUPS

1 lb ground beef2 tbsp light brown sugar1 can refrigerated flaky biscuits1/2 cup favorite barbecue sauce1 tsp minced onion3/4 cup shredded cheddar cheesePreheat oven to 400 degrees.Lightly brown the ground beef with the minced onion; drain...
recipes - 2018-12-23 16:05:26
KEY LIME PIE

KEY LIME PIE

This is another "quick fix" recipe that does, however, require some chilling time.This is a really easy pie. The photo is a file photo of this pie.1 baked pastry shell or graham cracker crust3 egg yolks1 can (14-oz) sweetened condensed milk1/2...
recipes - 2018-12-22 16:06:46
TASTY BURGERS

TASTY BURGERS

1 lb ground beef2 tbsp Worcestershire sauce1/4 cup steak sauce1/2 tsp seasoned saltdash of freshly ground black pepperCombine all ingredients in a medium mixing bowl, mixing well. Shape mixture into 4 patties and fry or grill to desired...
recipes - 2018-12-21 16:06:20
CHEESE & ONION CORNBREAD

CHEESE & ONION CORNBREAD

2 pkgs (6-oz each) buttermilk cornbread mix1 cup shredded Mexican-blend cheese1/4 cup finely chopped green onion, white and tops1 tbsp butter1 1/3 cups milkPreheat oven to 450 degrees. In a large bowl combine the cornbread mix, cheese, and green...
recipes - 2018-12-19 16:07:10
MY MOM'S FRUIT PIZZA

MY MOM'S FRUIT PIZZA

1 roll refrigerated sugar cookie dough1 pkg (8-oz) cream cheese, softened1/3 cup sugar1 tsp vanillafresh fruits of your choiceCompletely cover a pizza pan with the cookie dough and bake it according to the package directions. Cool completely.Beat...
recipes - 2018-12-18 16:07:16
SWISS 'N TURKEY-VEGGIE CASSEROLE

SWISS 'N TURKEY-VEGGIE CASSEROLE

1 cup light mayo-type salad dressing4 cups chopped cooked turkey2 cups shredded Swiss cheese2 cups whole-grain bread crumbs2 cups sliced celery1 garlic bulb, minced1/2 cup diced green bell pepper1/2 cup milk1/4 cup chopped onionPreheat oven to 350...
recipes - 2018-12-18 16:07:16
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