Tag: Side Dishes

Pesto Risotto Muffins

Pesto Risotto Muffins 1/4 cup + 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1/4 cup finely grated Parmesan or Pecorino Romano cheese + additional for garnish 1 tablespoon unsalted butter kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 large shallot — minced 1 packed cup basil leaves — rinsed and patted...

Lickety Split Alfredo Style Mac and Cheese

Lickety Split Alfredo Style Mac and Cheese 3 cups uncooked elbow macaroni (12 oz) 1 cup matchstick-cut or shredded carrots (from 10-oz bag) 1 bag (12 oz) Green Giant® Valley Fresh Steamers™ Select® frozen broccoli florets, thawed 2 containers (10 oz each) refrigerated Alfredo pasta sauce 3/4 cup freshly...

Eggplant with Fruit

Eggplant with Fruit 1/4 cup oil 1/4 cup lemon juice 2 tablespoons honey 1 teaspoon cumin 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon cayenne 1 large eggplant 2 large peaches or 3 large apricots 8 oz bread cheese 1/2 cup chopped cilantro 2 cloves garlic,...

Fettuccine Primavera

Fettuccine Primavera 8 oz uncooked fettuccine 1 tablespoon olive or vegetable oil 1 cup fresh broccoli florets 1 cup fresh cauliflower florets 2 medium carrots, thinly sliced (1 cup) 1 small onion, chopped (1/4 cup) 1 container (10 oz) refrigerated Alfredo pasta sauce 1/4 cup milk 1 tablespoon Dijon...

Three Cheese Tortellini

Three Cheese Tortellini Also known as Tortellini ai Tre Formaggi al Forno con Salsa al Pomodoro Cremosa 1 bag (13 ounces) Three Cheese Tortellini 1 jar Marinara Sauce 1/2 cup heavy cream, at room temperature 1 cup, divided grated Parmesan cheese 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black...

Cabernet Marinara Pasta

Cabernet Marinara Pasta 1 cup chopped sweet onion 2 tablespoons olive oil 3 garlic cloves crushed 1/2 cup Cabernet Sauvignon or other dry red wine 1 (28 oz) can crushed tomatoes 3 plum tomatoes chopped 1 tablespoon sugar 1 fresh basil sprig 1 fresh thyme sprig 2 cups uncooked...

Asparagus with Orange Ginger Butter

Asparagus with Orange Ginger Butter 1 1/2 lb. fresh asparagus trimmed 1/2 cup butter softened 1/2 cup orange marmalade 1 tablespoon minced crystallized ginger 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons grated orange peel In a large skillet bring 1/2″ of water to a boil. Add asparagus; cover and boil...

Artichoke Spinach Casserole

Artichoke Spinach Casserole 1 pound fresh mushrooms, sliced 1/3 cup chicken broth 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 1/2 cup evaporated milk (could use Fat Free) 4 packages (10 ounces each) frozen chopped spinach, thawed and squeezed dry 2 cans (14-1/2 ounces each) diced tomatoes, drained 2 cans (14 ounces each)...

Asparagus Casserole

Asparagus Casserole 2 packages frozen asparagus spears, thawed 1 can condensed cream of celery soup 1 can condensed cream of chicken soup 2 cups crushed saltine crackers 1 cup cubed process American cheese {Velveeta} 1 egg In large bowl, combine all ingredients well. Pour into lightly greased slow cooker....