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Alton Brown Lentil Soup

Alton Brown Lentil Soup

I adapted this recipe from one by Alton Brown. I added spinach, potatoes, and scallions and removed grains of paradise. Our whole family really…

John Spottiswood
Dec 2012
Advanced
10 votes
1484 views
Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Artichoke, Lemon, and Goat Cheese

Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Artichoke, Lemon, and Goat Cheese

I'm often tempted to order stuffed chicken breast when I go to a restaurant because it sounds so good...but I…

Nancy Miyasaki
Apr 2010
Intermediate
14 votes
1406 views
Ultimate Carrot Cake

Ultimate Carrot Cake

What a way to eat your vegetables! I work hard, try to eat a well-balanced diet, get plenty of exercise and watch my weight. I also absolutely…

Amos Miller
Mar 2011
Professional
16 votes
10118 views
Hala Kahiki Chili

Hala Kahiki Chili

Hala Kahiki means Pineapple, this is a tropical pineapple chili. It's a nice change from regular chili. It sweet and tangy. My son still eats it…

Denise Sherin
Mar 2014
Advanced
1 vote
232 views
Crock Pot BBQ Pork

Crock Pot BBQ Pork

Pulled pork BBQ is one of our favorite foods and the crock pot is our favorite way to season and prepare this pork. Adding BBQ sauce after is…

Carolinaheartstrings
Mar 2014
Intermediate
1 vote
190 views
Recipe of the Week - White Cake

Recipe of the Week - White Cake

We decided we needed an Easter cake that was simple and good. This is a great cake that is easy to make and allows you the freedom to decorate in…

Dennis Kraus
Apr 2014
Advanced
1 vote
115 views
Chinese Coleslaw

Chinese Coleslaw

Tiffany
Dec 2010
Intermediate
1 vote
2265 views
Amish Breakfast Casserole

Amish Breakfast Casserole

Yummy weekend casserole. Great for brunch. This calls for bacon as the breakfast meat, but you can use sausage,ham or a combination of your choice.

Denise Sherin
Mar 2014
Advanced
1 vote
245 views
Mom's Famous Zucchini Bread

Mom's Famous Zucchini Bread

This is a great way to get kids to eat veggies! My son loves this as a snack. I make this in mini loaves for the church bake sale it's always a…

Denise Sherin
Mar 2014
Advanced
1 vote
280 views
Hannah's Sweet & Sour Cabbage Soup

Hannah's Sweet & Sour Cabbage Soup

Humble, yet exhilarating, this delicious borscht is a perfect winter soup - inexpensive, perfect with bread and…

Amos Miller
Dec 2012
Professional
5 votes
1691 views
Penne Pasta Salad

Penne Pasta Salad

Great for picnics; leftovers hold for several days. Mix of garlic, lemon, olive oil, and feta cheese gives this a great flavor. Source: The…

Jason Freund
Aug 2009
Beginner
3 votes
7980 views
Awesome Split Pea Soup

Awesome Split Pea Soup

We made this soup by combining the best of two recipes...one from America's Test Kitchen and one from Cook's Illustrated's the Best New Recipe. I…

John Spottiswood
Dec 2009
Advanced
8 votes
3419 views
Chili Pie

Chili Pie

This is a Tex-Mex favorite with a chili 'filling' that gets smothered in cheese then topped with cornbread batter 'crust' and baked in the oven for…

Reeni
Mar 2010
Intermediate
5 votes
1555 views
Grilled Asian Pork Loin

Grilled Asian Pork Loin

We had a BBQ party today and served pork loin with two different types of marinade. This one was universally loved. It has a wonderful sweet and…

John Spottiswood
Jul 2011
Advanced
7 votes
1499 views
Apple Crisp – Microwave Quick!

Apple Crisp – Microwave Quick!

I haven’t found a quicker apple crisp recipe that tastes as good (or better) than oven-baked. Simple prep and fast cooking make this a perfect…

Salad Foodie
Oct 2011
Professional
3 votes
2131 views