Tag: Winter

Copycat Diner Meatloaf

Copycat Diner Meatloaf

My copycat diner meatloaf is slow roasted and glazed with a sweet barbecue sauce and melts in your mouth. It is the ideal comfort food and a delicious meal no one can say no to!

Slow Cooker Lasagna Soup

Slow Cooker Lasagna Soup

Your favorite lasagna is now an easy slow cooker soup recipe. 

Braised Beef Short Ribs

Braised Beef Short Ribs

Fall off the bone tender and delicious, these oven braised beef short ribs are cooked in a rich gravy and are so easy to make.

Spinach and Meat Lasagna

Spinach and Meat Lasagna

Layers of lasagna noodles, fresh spinach, mozzarella and ricotta cheeses, and a trio of ground beef, hot sausage and veal make up this delicious casserole which is topped with homemade tomato sauce.

Crispy Fried Eggplant Parmesan Rounds

Crispy Fried Eggplant Parmesan Rounds

These crispy rounds of eggplant Parmesan are first fried then layered in a casserole pan with fresh mozzarella, sauce and basil. 

Leftovers Cottage Pie

Leftovers Cottage Pie

Turn last night’s leftovers into a classic cottage pie in 30 minutes. It’s the ultimate comfort food this winter. 
 

Baked Skillet Pasta with an Easy Sausage Ragu

Baked Skillet Pasta with an Easy Sausage Ragu

This easy baked skillet pasta recipe features the flavors of pork sausage and fennel in a red wine ragu.  It’s cheesy, meaty and delicious and can be on your table in under an hour.

Southern-Inspired Shrimp & Grits

Southern-Inspired Shrimp & Grits

Get dinner on the table in under 30 minutes with this easy and delicious classic Southern Dish – shrimp and grits.

Crab Bisque (30-Minute Recipe)

Crab Bisque (30-Minute Recipe)

Rich and creamy crab bisque made with chunks of freshly cracked Alaskan King crab meat can be on your table in 30 minutes.

Hearty Winter Beef Stew

Hearty Winter Beef Stew

This healthy winter stew if chock full of tender beef and vegetables and can be made on the stove top or crockpot.

Salisbury Steak Meatballs with a French Onion Gravy

Salisbury Steak Meatballs with a French Onion Gravy

Turn plain ole burger into something gourmet and restaurant worthy. My Salisbury steak meatballs are smothered in a rich onion gravy and are the definition of comfort food at its finest. 

Rigatoni Pasta with Sausage and Shrimp in a Spicy Parmesan Cream Sauce

Rigatoni Pasta with Sausage and Shrimp in a Spicy Parmesan Cream Sauce

Hot sausage and succulent shrimp marry well smothered in a spicy Parmesan cream sauce atop of bed of rigatoni.

Tex-Mex Pork Stew

Tex-Mex Pork Stew

Need a simple dinner that you can get on the table quickly – one that packs a little heat to warm you up this winter. My Tex-Mex Pork Stew is the answer.

Homemade Jambalaya (Chicken, Shrimp & Andouille)

Homemade Jambalaya (Chicken, Shrimp & Andouille)

Have you ever had jambalaya? Not the kind out of a box but the homemade dish like what you get in New Orleans?

Easy Chicken Parmesan Lasagna

Easy Chicken Parmesan Lasagna

Combine two Italian dinner favorites into one with this cheesy chicken Parmesan lasagna.  

Broccoli Sharp Cheddar Chowder

Broccoli Sharp Cheddar Chowder

Create a delicious sharp cheddar broccoli chowder in under 30 minutes with this super easy recipe.

Ruby Red Grapefruit Honey Glazed Skillet Chicken

Ruby Red Grapefruit Honey Glazed Skillet Chicken

Transform a basic roasted whole chicken into something spectacular with a squeeze of ruby red grapefruit juice and a drizzle a sweet local honey. 

Blood Orange Cobia with Capers

Blood Orange Cobia with Capers

Fresh Cobia is served with a pan sauce of freshly squeezed blood oranges and tangy capers.

Roasted Rainbow Winter Salad with Broccoli and Squash

Roasted Rainbow Winter Salad with Broccoli and Squash

By roasting the broccoli and the other veggies in the salad with some dried herbs the taste is transformed into something fabulous.

Winter Sweet Citrus Salad with Pomegranate & Pistachios

Winter Sweet Citrus Salad with Pomegranate & Pistachios

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart with a colorful arrangement of citrus on a bed of greens. This Winter Sweet Citrus Salad with Pomegranate & Pistachios says “I love you!” 

Slow Cooked Chicken Stew Vegetable Medley

Slow Cooked Chicken Stew Vegetable Medley

Tender shredded chicken has been slow cooked in this one pot dish that is paired with a medley of vegetables. 

Skillet Chicken with Carrots & Potatoes

Skillet Chicken with Carrots & Potatoes

The chicken is nestled in a cast-iron skillet in a flavorful white wine sauce and paired with honey gold bite-size potatoes and tender carrots.

Couscous Stuffed Peppers

Couscous Stuffed Peppers

Explore the colors of the rainbow with this low-sodium, high-fiber, healthy delicious dinner. My Wholesome Rainbow Couscous Stuffed Peppers are on the menu today!

Beef Barley Soup with Filet Mignon

Beef Barley Soup with Filet Mignon

Leftover prime filet mignon from a tenderloin dinner is transformed into a hearty and rich beef barley soup that is steakhouse worthy. 

Harvest Potato Corn Chowder

Harvest Potato Corn Chowder

Tender chunks of potato, crispy bits of pancetta, summer sweet crisp corn. Couldn’t you go for a bowl of that right about now?

Apple Cider Brandy Roasted Pork Loin

Apple Cider Brandy Roasted Pork Loin

Fresh apple cider spiked with brandy penetrates this pork loin with a sweet aromatic flavor.

Roasted Tomato Soup

Roasted Tomato Soup

Each spoonful is bursting with the sweet and tart flavor of fresh tomatoes, the intense taste of the fruit sun dried at the height of ripeness and the salty smoky flavor of the bacon.

Eggplant Bake Recipe

Eggplant Bake Recipe

This vegetarian casserole feeds a crowd. Loaded with fresh eggplant, baby spinach and fire roasted tomatoes, this Cheesy Eggplant Bake is a perfect weeknight dinner.

Oven Baked Risotto with Bacon & Mushrooms

Oven Baked Risotto with Bacon & Mushrooms

The pairing of smoky hardwood bacon with the woodsy, earthy taste of baby Bella mushrooms completely transforms this delicious side dish. 

Individual (Mini) Chicken Pot Pies

Individual (Mini) Chicken Pot Pies

Serve up this classic pot pie in a mini version

Roasted Pork Loin with a Honey Balsamic Wine Sauce

Roasted Pork Loin with a Honey Balsamic Wine Sauce

This simple yet versatile recipe results in delicious and tender tasting pork roast that falls apart when you cut it. That’s my kind of pork. 

Hash Brown Chicken Casserole

Hash Brown Chicken Casserole

This easy cheesy casserole hits the spot on a cold fall night. Can you say comfort food? What’s easier than tossing together tender bits of roasted chicken breast, hash brown potatoes, shredded cheddar cheese and your favorite mixed vegetables.