Maple Pork Chops

Ingredients: 6 pork chops, thick-cut1/2 cup onions, chopped1/2 cup maple syrup2 tablespoons cider vinegar2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce1 teaspoon chili powdersalt & pepper Directions: Preheat oven to 350?.Place pork chops in a baking pan.Combine chopped onion, maple syrup, cider vinegar, worcestershire sauce, chili powder, salt & pepper.Pour mixture over pork chops.Bake 1 hour. Servings: 6...

Chile-Corn Mashed Potatoes

Ingredients: 2 idaho potatoes, peeled and cubed ( 22-24 ozs.)2 1/2 ounces unsalted butter1/2 cup milk4 garlic cloves, minced3/4 cup fresh corn kernels2 teaspoons pure chile powder1 teaspoon honey1 teaspoon cilantro, choppedsalt Directions: Cover potatoes with water in saucepan. Boil and the reduce to a simmer. Cook 15-20 minutes or until tender. Drain well.In...

Basil Spread for Sandwiches

Ingredients: 2 -3 large garlic cloves, peeled1/4 teaspoon salt1 cup mayonnaise1 1/4 tablespoons lemon juice3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil Directions: mash garlic with salt.blend with the mayo, lemon juice and basil.chill until ready to serve. Servings: 2 Time preparation: 10 min. Time total: 10 min. Favorite...

Broccoli Cheese Soup

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon butter, melted1/2 medium onions, chopped1/4 cup butter, melted1/4 cup flour2 cups half-and-half2 cups chicken broth1/2 lb broccoli, washed cut1 cup carrots, gratedsalt and pepper, to taste1/4 teaspoon nutmeg8 ounces grated sharp cheddar cheese Directions: Saute onion in butter. Set aside.Cook melted butter and flour using a whisk over medium heat for...

Lemon Butter Bars

Ingredients: 1 1/3 cups flour1/4 cup sugar1/2 cup butter3/4 cup sugar2 large eggs2 tablespoons flour1/4 teaspoon baking powder3 lemons, juice and zest of, grated2 tablespoons powdered sugar, for the topping Directions: Heat oven to 350?F.In a small mixer bowl combine all crust ingredients.Beat indgredients at low speed scraping the bowl often, until mixture is...

Zesty Italian Chicken Thighs

Ingredients: 4 -6 pieces chicken thighs1 (8 ounce) bottles of kraft’s zesty Italian salad dressing2 tablespoons black pepper1/2 yellow onions (optional)1/2 green bell peppers (optional) Directions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees.Pepper both sides of chicken in a baking pan.Cut onion and bell peeper. Sprinkle on top and sides of chicken pieces.Generously, pour the Zesty...

Caesar Salad Dressing-No Raw Egg

Ingredients: 1 small garlic cloves1/2 cup mayonnaise, Hellman’s3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice1 tablespoon olive oilsalt1 tablespoon cold water Directions: crush garlic into a 2 cup glass jar with a lid.Add remaining ingredients.Cover and shake well. Servings: 4 Time preparation: 6 min. Time total: 6 min. Favorite...

German Hot Rice Salad

Ingredients: 6 slices bacon, chopped1 cup chopped onions1 cup shredded carrots1/2 cup cider vinegar3 tablespoons sugar2 tablespoons water1/4-1/2 teaspoon salt1/4 teaspoon black pepper2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley2 hardboiled egg, chopped4 cups cooked rice Directions: In a large skillet, cook bacon until crisp.Pour off the fat, RESERVING 2 tbsp of the bacon grease.Return the 2...

Smoked Paprika Mayonnaise

Ingredients: 1/4 cup capers, drained and coarsely chopped3/4 teaspoon hot spanish smoked paprika1/2 cup mayonnaise Directions: Whisk everything together in a small bowl.Serve with fish and chips. Servings: Serve Time preparation: 5 min. Time total: 5 min. Favorite...