09.23.15 | | Comments
Another uncommon ingredient. Maybe this one will be a new family favorite?
1 Pound Fresh Okra (ends trimmed, cut into 1/4 in slices)
1/2 Cup of Flour
1/2 Cup Cornmeal
1/2 Tsp Cayenne Pepper
Pinch of salt and pepper
1 Cup Buttermilk
09.16.15 | | Comments
Would you eat something that comes from a cactus and has spikes all over it? For the adventurous eater, the Prickly Pear has some surprises!
2 Prickly Pears
1/2 Cup Cider Vinegar
2 Cups Oil
1 Tsp Salt
1 tbsp Sugar
To get to the fruit part ...
09.09.15 | | Comments
Ever see something in the produce section of the grocery store and wonder what in the world would I use that for? Well, wonder no more!
2 Dragon Fruits
1 Cup Vanilla Greek Yogurt
Juice of Half a Lime...
09.02.15 | | Comments
Strawberry Cream Cheese Mini Wraps
1 box Refrigerated Pie Crust
4 oz cream cheese room temperature
13 cup powdered sugar
12 teaspoon vanilla
12 teaspoons strawberry jam
- Preheat oven to 375F.
- Take pie ...
08.26.15 | | Comments
Need to spice up your dinner table?
1 1/2 Pounds Fresh Salmon Filet
1 Cup Siracha Sauce
1 Tbsp Honey
Zest from 1 Lime
Juice from 1 Lime
Slice salmon into desired portions. Combine Siracha, honey, lime juice and zest. Set aside. In a large ...
08.19.15 | | Comments
1 1/2 Pounds Chicken Breast
2-3 Ribs Celery Diced
1/2 an Onion Diced
4 Cups Water
12 Oz Franks Hot Sauce
2 Tbsp Ranch Dressing Seasoning
2 Tbsp Butter
Place chicken, onions and celery in a large pot with a ...
08.12.15 | | Comments
A baconny twist to the traditional jalapeno popper.
8 Jalapenos halved lengthwise. Seeds and ribs removed
8 oz Sharp Cheddar Cheese Shredded
4 oz Cream Cheese
8 Slices of bacon. Cut in half
Combine cream cheese and ...
08.05.15 | | Comments
Fresh Raspberry Almond Tray Tart
An almond cookie crust goes perfectly with sweetened cream cheese topped off with raspberries and a touch of honey.
IngredientsCrust1/2 cup cold butter or margarine, cut into pieces1 pouch sugar cookie mix3/4 cup ...
08.01.15 | | Comments
If you buy a bunch of basil for Nick's Picks You can Fix Watermelon and Feta Salad with Basil, here are some yummy ways you can use the rest of that fresh herb!
Caprese SaladFresh TomatoesFresh (soft) MozarellaFresh Basil (cut chiffonade)Balsamic ...
07.29.15 | | Comments
A very unique way to eat watermelon!
1 small Seedless Watermelon
8oz Feta Cheese (uncrumbled)
1/4 Cup chopped Mint
1/4 Cup Chopped Basil
Remove rind of the watermelon and cut into bite size cubes. Drain excess ...
07.22.15 | | Comments
A delicious taste of summer you can make at home! No ice cream maker required
8 Cups seedless watermelon puree
1 cup sugar
1 cup water
2 tbsp lemon juice
Puree watermelon in a blender or food processor
Boil the sugar, water and lemon ...
07.08.15 | | Comments
A delicious drink to welcome summer!
3 cups cubed frozen seedless watermellon
1/2 cup vanilla yougurt
1 cup of milk
3 tbsp honey
1 lime, juiced
toss it all in a blender and blend until smooth!mserves 4 8oz ...
07.01.15 | | Comments
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) sugar cookie mix
cup butter or margarine, softened
cup white vanilla baking chips (6 oz)
package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened ...
06.23.15 | | Comments
Looking to change up your grilling routine? Try topping this on your next steak, chicken or fish!
4 ears of corn roasted or grilled
8 oz bacon cooked crispy and chopped
1/2 yellow onion diced
1 red pepper diced
2-3 garlic cloves minced
06.17.15 | | Comments
Perhaps the perfect burger for the perfect dad?
2 Pounds Ground Beef
1 Tbsp Montreal Steak Seasoning
1 Tsp Onion Powder
1 Tsp Garlic Powder
1/2 Tsp Salt
1 Tbsp Soy Sauce
1 Tbsp Worcestershire Sauce
Burger Buns (toasted!)
Pepper Jack ...