Authentic Taralli

Authentic TaralliThis authentic recipe for taralli comes from the Puglia region in Italy. Taralli are a yeast-free, crispy cross between a bagel, a pretzel, and a breadstick. Combine flour 1/4 teaspoon salt oil and wine in a stand mixer. Mix ingredients using the paddle attachment until a ball forms. Switch to the dough hook and … [Read more…]

Thai Fried Rice

Thai Fried RiceThis Thai fried rice is called “American fried rice” in Thailand because it features ketchup and bacon. It is very popular in Thailand and easy to make. Heat a large skillet or wok over medium heat and cook bacon until browned and crisp about 5 minutes. Drain reserving bacon grease in a bowl. … [Read more…]

Best Ever Pina Colada Cake

Best Ever Pina Colada CakePut that piña colada mix to good use and make this easy poke cake for an instant party crowd-pleaser. Set the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit (175 degrees C). A 9×13-inch baking dish should be sprayed with cooking oil. Use an electric mixer to thoroughly combine the cake mix, water, egg … [Read more…]

Beer Braised Pork Loin

Beer Braised Pork LoinPork loin is braised in a rich combination of beer, onion, and carrots. The veggie-beer mixture is then pureed to make a delicious gravy. Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Heat vegetable oil a heavy pot or dutch oven over medium-high heat. Sear pork in hot oil until … [Read more…]

Basil Simple Syrup

Basil Simple SyrupFresh basil leaves are steeped in simple syrup to create a sweet herbal base for refreshing cocktails, lemonades, and frozen treats. Combine water sugar and basil leaves in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil stirring until sugar dissolves. Simmer for 1 minute. Remove from heat and let syrup steep about 30 minutes. … [Read more…]

Grandma’s Apple Dumplings

Grandma’s Apple DumplingsThis recipe for dough-wrapped apples with an orange vanilla sauce is straightforward and delicious. Icy treat not to be overlooked! Set oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit (175 degrees C). Place a crescent roll around each piece of apple. Place in an 8×8 baking dish, seam side down, and sprinkle with cinnamon. Butter, sugar, … [Read more…]

Sausage Hash Brown Bake

Sausage Hash Brown BakeThis recipe for cheesy casserole combines hash brown potatoes, French onion dip, and cream of chicken soup. Set oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit (175 degrees C). In a large skillet over medium-high heat, add crumbled pork sausage; cook and stir for 7 to 10 minutes, or until no longer pink. Extra grease … [Read more…]

Chocolate Bark

Chocolate BarkWith only four ingredients, this chocolate bark is an addictive combination of sweet, salty, and buttery flavors that your kids will love. Set oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit (175 degrees C). Use parchment paper to line an 11×17-inch baking sheet with a rim. On a baking sheet, arrange the saltine crackers in a single … [Read more…]

Chicken in Mole Sauce

Chicken in Mole SauceChicken is simmered in a sauce made with chili powder, almonds, banana, cinnamon, tortillas, pine nuts, sesame seeds, and chocolate for a delicious main course. Save the breasts when you cut the chickens into pieces. Place all of the chicken pieces in a deep saucepan over medium heat, excluding the breasts. Also … [Read more…]