Soft Pretzel

Took a online cooking class with my cousin to make soft Pretzels, loved the outcome so much that I am adding the recipe on here. Original Recipe from Becky’s Mindful Kitchen! Love these with a cheese sauce (Cheesy beer sauce) or spicy mustard. Ingredients 1 1/2 Cup warm water (for yeast) 2 Tbsp sugar or honey (for yeast) 1 Tbsp …

Creamy Tortellini Soup

Super easy to make and twice as easy to eat! Comfort food that warms your soul! The original recipe can be found here and comes with a option to use a instant pot!   Ingredients 1 Tbsp Vegetable oil 1 Yellow onion, diced 2 Carrots, diced 4 Cloves Garlic, minced 1 15-oz. Can diced Tomatoes …

Cilantro Lime Chicken Taco Salad

Use the Cilantro Lime Chicken Recipe for preparing the chicken for this amazing salad. We love to use some Surf Sauce on this salad!   Ingredients 1 Head Romaine Lettuce, chopped 1 Cup Cherry Tomatoes, Quartered (or 2 Roma tomatoes, chopped) 1 Cup Black Beans drained and rinsed 1 Can of Sweet Corn 1/2 Cup Finely Grated Sharp Cheddar Cheese 2 Avocados, chopped Tortilla Chips, …

Cilantro Lime Chicken

This chicken is good by itself, but even better in this Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad! The original recipe can be found here.   Ingredients 1 Lb Chicken Breast 1 Cup Cilantro leaves and stems 4 Cloves Garlic, Minced 3 Tbsp Lime Juice 2 Tbsp Olive Oil 1 Tsp Chili Powder 1 Tsp Ground Cumin 1 Tsp Onion powder 1/2 Tsp Smoked Paprika 1/2 Tsp …

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Very addicting! Say bye bye to bitter flavor and hello to flavor town! Ingredients 1 1/2 Lbs. Brussels sprouts, ends trimmed and yellow leaves removed 3 Tbsp Olive Oil 1 Tsp Kosher Salt 1/2 Tsp Ground Black Pepper   Cooking Directions Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (205 degrees C). Place trimmed Brussels sprouts, olive …

Buttermilk Biscuits

Fluffy as a cloud and “Stick to your ribs” good! Spent a lot of time looking for a good buttermilk biscuit recipe. Found this one, comes together fast and the biscuits are amazing! Credit for this recipe goes to Diva’s Can Cook. Ingredients 2 Cup Flour 1 Tbsp Sugar 1 Cup Buttermilk, Cold 1 Tbsp …

Grandma Eunice’s Borscht

Family Borscht Recipe Ingredients 2 Bunches Beets (roughly 6 beets) 1/2 Cup lemon juice 1 Large Onion, grated 1 Pkg Onion Soup Mix 3/4 Tsp White Pepper 1 Cup Brown Sugar 1 1/4 Cup Vinegar 2 Tbsp Beef Bullion (Better than bullion) 1.5 Tbsp Salt 1 Cup Dark Red Jam (cherry or strawberry)   Cooking …

Chili Relleno w/ cheese

This is my all time favorite Mexican food dish. This takes me back to growing up and my mom making these. I like to serve these with any one of the following sauces, Surf Sauce (Cilantro Lime sauce), Pico De Gallo, Avocado Tomatillo Salsa. Ingredients 4 Pasilla Chili’s 5 Eggs 1.5 Cups Flour   Cooking Directions 1. Set …

Beef Stroganoff

Savory and delicious, comes together quick and easy and can be eaten as leftovers easily!   Ingredients 3 Cans Cream of Mushroom Soup 2 lbs Lean Ground Beef 3 Tbsp Sour Cream 4 Tbsp Cooking Sherry 1/2 Package (12 oz) Egg Noodles   Cooking Directions 1. Start a pot of boiling water lightly salted. While …

Beer Bratwurst with Onions

The staple of any man with a grill. These are easy and super delicious!   Ingredients 8-10 Bratwurst 1 White Onion 2-3 Bottles/Cans of Beer 24-36 oz (go with something darker like a lager) Sauerkraut for garnish   Cooking Directions 1. Preheat oven to 375ºF 2. In a aluminum dish place a layer of sliced …