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Super Simple Turkey Tacos

Super Simple Turkey Tacos

Super Simple Turkey Tacos Makes 4 servings  Prep and Cook Time: 15 minutes 1            pound ground turkey 1/2        cup chopped onion 2            teaspoons ground cumin 1            can (15 oz.) fire-roasted diced tomatoes – see note* 1/2        cup natural raisins 8            7-inch…

Grilled Chicken Balsamico

Grilled Chicken Balsamico

                Grilled Chicken Balsamico Makes 4-6 servings 1-1/2    pounds chicken tenders 1/3       cup balsamic vinegar* (6% acidity) 2          tablespoons olive oil 2          tablespoons soy sauce 1          tablespoon minced fresh rosemary or 1 teaspoon dried, crushed 3          large cloves garlic, minced…

Holiday Appetizers, Spanish Style

Holiday Appetizers, Spanish Style

Marinated Chorizo & Olive Skewers Allow one hour for sausage to marinate in the rice vinegar. Start with fully-cooked links of Spanish chorizo.* If chorizo is not available, use Portuguese linguica. Cut sausage into 1/3-inch thick slices, and fry over medium-high heat until browned on…

My Favorite Sloppy Joes

My Favorite Sloppy Joes

Best Ever Sloppy Joes Prep: 20 minutes  Cook: 25 minutes Makes 5-1/2 to 6 cups (6-10 servings) 1              can (14-1/2 oz) petite diced tomatoes in juice 1/3          cup red wine vinegar (5% acidity) * 1/3          cup ketchup * 2             tablespoons brown sugar 1-1/2      pounds lean ground…

Bitters with ice cream?

Bitters with ice cream?

Two weeks ago I promised Angostura with mayonnaise. But somehow ice cream in August seems more appealing. Bitters with ice cream!?

Grill your veggies!  It’s easy.

Grill your veggies! It’s easy.

Rita’s Grilled Summer Squash Ingredients –  Summer squash – zucchini, crook neck, pattypan etc.  Any combination and any amount that fits the grill pan with enough room to stir veggies while cooking. –  Olive oil –  Balsamic vinegar (1-3 tablespoons), or wine vinegar (red or white)…

Homemade Pizza – Supper in a Snap

Homemade Pizza – Supper in a Snap

Pizza Insalata Makes 6 individual pizzas       Prep time about 15 minutes   Tangy Salad Topping 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/4 cup HOLLAND HOUSE Red Wine Vinegar (5% acidity) 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 small clove garlic, crushed…

Fennel-Crusted Pork with Apples

Fennel-Crusted Pork with Apples

Fennel-Crusted Pork with Sauteed Apples Prep Time  30 minutes          Makes 4 servings 2 large or 3 medium apples (about 1 lb. Fuji, Gala, or McIntosh) 4 tablespoons butter, divided 1 tablespoon Nakano seasoned rice vinegar 1-1/2 pounds whole pork tenderloin   Salt & pepper to…

Thanksgiving Sides — Sherry Simmered Carrots

Thanksgiving Sides — Sherry Simmered Carrots

Sherry Simmered Carrots Makes 8 to 10 servings        Prep Time: 18 minutes 1-1/2 pounds petite-cut carrots (about 5 cups) 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons packed brown sugar 1 teaspoon dried sage (or 1/2 tsp dried rosemary) 1-1/3 cups Holland House sherry cooking wine or…

Versatile strawberry salsa

Versatile strawberry salsa

Strawberry Salsa Prep time: 15 minutes        Makes 4 cups. 3 cups diced strawberries (16 oz.) 1 cup diced papaya, mango or other seasonal fruit 1/4 cup chopped red onion 2 tablespoons chopped cilantro 3 tablespoons Nakano Balsamic Blend * 1/4 teaspoon salt