Kid friendly main dish recipes

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Leg of Lamb with Moroccan Seasonings

Leg of Lamb with Moroccan Seasonings

This was a wonderful leg of lamb that I cooked for a Holiday gathering this year. I took a base recipe for…

John Spottiswood
Dec 2010
Advanced
8 votes
1521 views
Ginger-Marinated Pork Tenderloin

Ginger-Marinated Pork Tenderloin

This pork tenderloin was super moist and was wonderful with the rich sauce over it. Our whole family loved it.…

Nancy Miyasaki
Nov 2011
Intermediate
7 votes
719 views
Chicken Afritada with Pineapple

Chicken Afritada with Pineapple

Lidy Concepcion
Dec 2011
Intermediate
1 vote
4788 views
Skinny Salisbury Steak, a Diner Classic

Skinny Salisbury Steak, a Diner Classic

Salisbury steak has been a classic dish long before TV dinners were in the picture. Look on the menu of most…

Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox
Jan 2013
Professional
1 vote
2467 views
Locavore Squash & Italian Meatball Stir-Fry

Locavore Squash & Italian Meatball Stir-Fry

There is nothing better than wonderful summer veggies from my local farmer's market. Our small but wonderful…

Sherri Williams
Sep 2013
Advanced
17 votes
1190 views
Sunday Supper Smothered Pork Chops

Sunday Supper Smothered Pork Chops

Based on a recipe from the old Irondale Cafe in Irondale, Alabama.

myra byanka
Oct 2012
Professional
3 votes
4211 views
Homemade Manicotti

Homemade Manicotti

This recipe is simple and absolutely delicious. It is a reasonable amount of work, so good to cook for a large party or family gathering. It is…

Nancy Miyasaki
May 2008
Intermediate
6 votes
6078 views
Garlic & Lemon Butter Shrimp

Garlic & Lemon Butter Shrimp

This recipe for pan searing shrimp is one of my favorites. I adapted it from a Cooks Illustrated recipe. It is full of flavor and the shrimp will…

Nancy Miyasaki
May 2008
Intermediate
4 votes
11196 views
Lentil and Pork Cassoulet

Lentil and Pork Cassoulet

This is delicious French style stew. It is also easy to make and our kids love it!

Nancy Miyasaki
Jun 2008
Intermediate
4 votes
4778 views
Steamed Fish with Black Bean Sauce

Steamed Fish with Black Bean Sauce

This is one of the recipes I remember most fondly from my childhood. It's a Chinese dish, and I'm of Japanese…

Nancy Miyasaki
Jan 2010
Intermediate
5 votes
3233 views
Sicilian Eggplant & Ricotta Pasta

Sicilian Eggplant & Ricotta Pasta

This is yet another wonderful Italian recipe that I've adapted from Marcella Hazan's classic "Essentials of…

John Spottiswood
Sep 2010
Advanced
12 votes
1879 views
Pui Saag with Shrimp Curry

Pui Saag with Shrimp Curry

Today's recipe is of a type of greeny leaf which is called 'Pui/Puhi" We call it 'Pui Saag' in Bangladesh. A very popular type of green leaf that is…

Tamanna
Sep 2010
Intermediate
1 vote
1297 views
Uncle Sidney's Red Beans

Uncle Sidney's Red Beans

There are two ways to go here: smoked meats (sausage, rib tips, neck bones, ham, country bacon), OR pickled meat. Either way, you'll obtain a rich…

Amos Miller
Jan 2011
Professional
2 votes
1862 views
Grub Rubbed and Smoked Corned Beef Brisket

Grub Rubbed and Smoked Corned Beef Brisket

This recipe turned out fabulous even though I used a corned beef brisket instead of the traditional brisket. I…

Smokinhotchef
Jul 2012
Advanced
2 votes
1759 views
Georgian Beef and Potato Stew

Georgian Beef and Potato Stew

This is a delicious, extremely flavorful beef stew. Serve it over steamed bulgar, steamed rice, or with warm flat bread. Your whole family will…

John Spottiswood
Aug 2008
Advanced
4 votes
19235 views