Saturday, February 23, 2013

Honey Sesame Chicken

1 LB Chicken
1/2 Cup Honey
1/4 Cup Soy Sauce
1/4 Cup Diced Onions
1/8 Cup Ketchup
1 T Vegetable Oil
1 Clove Minced Garlic
1/8 t Red Pepper Flakes
2 t Cornstarch
3 T water
Sesame Seeds

Label 24 Sesame Chicken: Thaw and place in crockpot on low for 3-4 hours or high for 2- 21/2 hours, or until chicken is cooked.  Remove chicken from crockpot, leave sauce.  Dissolve cornstarch in 3 Tablespoons of water and pour into crockpot.  Stir to combine sauce.  Replace lid and cook on high for 10 more mins. or until slightly thickened.  Cut chicken into bite size pieces, then return to pot and toss with sauce before serving.   2/26/13

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Sloppy Joes

Recipe already on blog.  I'll make my own labels

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Cheesy Ravioli Bake


2 - 9 oz. packages of Refrigerator Ravioli - filled with meat

2 Tbsp Minced Garlic

1 Jar Prego Spagetti Sauce

2 cups shredded cheese


Layer some sauce in the bottom of a 9x13 baking pan. Spread 1 package of ravioli on bottom, cover with a layer of sauce, 1 Tbsp garlic and cheese. Layer next package of ravioli, top with remaining sauce, garlic and shredded cheese. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes. Serve with tossed salad and warm garlic bread.

Label: Cheesy Ravioli Bake  Thaw and bake at 350 degrees for 30 mins or until warm in middle.  02/26/13

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Honey Garlic Pork Chops

1/4 C honey
3 T soy sauce
6 cloves garlic minced
6 pork chops
Label (12): Honey Garlic Pork Chops 
Bake 350 for 30 minutes

Crock Pot Teriyaki Chicken

5 chicken breasts
1 1/2 C water
1 C brown sugar
1/2 C soy sauce
1 t granulated garlic
1 t sesame oil (optional)
3 T cornstarch plus 4 T cold water

Label (12): Crock Pot Teriyaki Chicken  Cook in crock pot on high for 4 hours or low for 7 hours.
When chicken is done remove the ckicken and add cornstarch and water to sauce
put chicken back in crock pot for 30 min. shred and serve over rice  

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Taco Pasta

1 1/2 pounds ground beef 
12 ounce dry pasta shapes (med. sized shells or salad macaroni)
1 small onion, chopped (or 1 Tbsp minced onion flakes)
1 clove garlic, minced 
1 cup salsa
1 packet taco seasoning 
6 ounce cream cheese 
1/2 cup sour cream 
Salt and pepper
Shredded Cheese for topping

In a large skillet, cook the ground beef and onion over medium-high heat until no longer pink. While ground beef is cooking, boil pasta 1 minute less than package directions. Once the meat is cooked through, drain off the excess fat and mix in the garlic. Cook for another minute then mix in the salsa and taco seasoning and let simmer over medium heat for about 5 minutes.  Add the cream cheese and sour cream to mixture and simmer till the cream cheese is thoroughly melted and blends well. Add salt and pepper if desired. Let cool to a little warmer than room temperature, then place in labeled bag.
Labels (12): Taco Pasta: Thaw and bake in 350 degree oven for 30 minutes or until warm. Top with grated cheese.  2/26/13

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Honey-Orange Pork Tenderloin

2/3 Cup orange marmalade
3/8 Cup cider vinegar
3/8 Cup soy sauce
3 Tablespoons minced garlic
1 Tablespoon honey
1/4 Cup vegetable or olive oil
2-3 Pound pork tenderloin
Kosher salt and black pepper

Label 12: Honey-Orange Pork Tenderloin  
Thaw. Preheat oven to 400.  Heat the oil in an oven-safe skillet over medium-high heat. When the oil is hot, add the pork and cook for 1-2 minutes on each side, or until a golden brown crust starts to form. Pour about 1/2 of the sauce over the pork (reserve the remainder). Bake in the oven for 10 minutes and flip over.  Add the remaining sauce (reserve 1/4 cup) and cook for an additional 10-15 mins or until a thermometer reads 155 degrees.  Remove from oven and allow to stand for 10 minutes. Drizzle with reserved sauce and cut into 1/2″ slices.             2-26-13

Monday, February 11, 2013

Angel Chicken

This recipe is already on blog. 

Label: (24)
Directions for half freezer meal: Angel Chicken Pasta
Thaw bag. Spread over 3 chicken breasts in a crockpot. Cook for 3-4 hours on high. You may shred the chicken OR leave them as whole breasts for your meal. While chicken is cooling down prepare 1/2 bag pasta noodles. Serve chicken and sauce over noodles. 

Cheesesteak Subs

Cheesesteak Subs

2 Tbsp butter

1 Tbsp mined onion

2 garlic cloves, finely minced

1/4 tsp dried oregano

3 Tbsp A-1 steak sauce

1 1/2 pds deli roast beef

Salt and Pepper

6 sub rolls, split partially open lengthwise

6 slices provolone cheese

Preheat broiler. In large skillet melt butter & add onion cook until soft. Stir in other mixture and cook for a few minutes until meat is heated through. Season w/ salt and pepper.

Place rolls on baking sheet, add meat and top w/ cheese. Broil until cheese is melted about 2 minutes. (do not leave the oven so they will not burn.

Label 12: Cheesesteak Subs Preheat Broiler. In a pot cook meat mixture for 2 minutes. Place meat on rolls on baking sheet, add cheese and broil for 2 minutes. KEEP WATCH SO THEY DO NOT BURN.  02/26/13

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Meatball Stuffed Biscuits


1 can Pillsbury golden layers biscuits - each pulled into 2 layers

10 frozen fully cooked 1/2 ounce italian style meatballs - thawed and cut in half

5 sticks string cheese - cut each into 4 pieces

grated Parmesan cheese

dried basil

dried oregano

garlic powder

cracked black pepper

marinara sauce

Heat oven to 375 degrees F.

Bake uncovered until golden brown aprox 12 -15 min

Label: (24)  Meatball Stuffed Biscuits  MUST BE THAWED Bake at 375 degrees for 12-15 mins or until golden brown.  Serve with warmed marinara sauce to dip in.   02/26/13