Smothered Cabbage

Smothered cabbage down-home dish is a family favorite. The addition of a ham hock and pork shank add richness and a depth of flavor that can’t be beaten. It’s perfect for a holiday or everyday meal, and leftovers freeze well.Prep:15 minsCook:3 hrsAdditional:20 minsTotal:3 hrs 35 minsServings:8Yield:8 servings Ingredients Ingredient Checklist 4 quarts water 1 medium … Continue reading Smothered Cabbage

Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup

Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup Try this light and lemony homemade chicken soup for dinner tonight. 20 minPrep Time 50 minTotal Time 8Servings Ingredients 1/4 cup Land O Lakes® Butter with Olive Oil & Sea Salt 8 ounces boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-sized pieces 1 medium (3/4 cup) carrot, chopped 1 small (3/4 cup) onion, chopped 2 ribs (3/4 cup) celery, chopped 2 tablespoons freshly grated lemon zest 1 teaspoon cracked black pepper 1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme leaves 32 ounces (4 cups) chicken … Continue reading Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup

Garbage Soup

Garbage Soup     This soup is made with leftover veggies. My kids call it garbage soup because it would have been garbage if we hadn’t made soup! Throw in any type vegetables you have in your fridge to add some flavor.Prep:15 minsCook:1 hrTotal:1 hr 15 minsServings:4Yield:4 servings Ingredients Ingredient Checklist 1 pound lean ground beef 6 … Continue reading Garbage Soup

Mexican Street Corn

This easy Mexican Street Corn recipe uses a tasty combination of mayonnaise, cotija cheese and lime juice. Excerpt from Bear Bottom Bliss: Five Generations of Food, Family & Faith by Hunter and Robbie Shoults. Copyright © 2016 by Hunter and Robbie Shoults. Used with permission by Bear Creek Smokehouse. All rights reserved. Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil … Continue reading Mexican Street Corn

Slow Cooker Hamburger Soup with Macaroni

Slow Cooker Hamburger Soup with Macaroni     A fairly quick and easy hamburger soup with macaroni that I just threw together. This recipe freezes well. The soup will thicken upon standing.Prep:15 minsCook:6 hrs 10 minsTotal:6 hrs 25 minsServings:8Yield:8 servings Ingredients Ingredient Checklist 1 pound lean ground beef 4 ½ cups water ½ (32 fluid ounce) container beef … Continue reading Slow Cooker Hamburger Soup with Macaroni

Lentil Soup

Lentil Soup     Hearty lentil soup, chock full of veggies and very yummy. Serve with warm cornbread.Servings:6Yield:6 servings Ingredients Ingredient Checklist 1 onion, chopped ¼ cup olive oil 2 carrots, diced 2 stalks celery, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1 bay leaf 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 (14.5 ounce) can crushed tomatoes … Continue reading Lentil Soup

Grandma’s Corn Pudding

Grandma’s Corn Pudding     This corn pudding is definitely comfort food.Prep:10 minsCook:1 hrTotal:1 hr 10 minsServings:8Yield:8 servngs Ingredients Ingredient Checklist 5 eggs ⅓ cup butter, melted ¼ cup white sugar ½ cup milk 4 tablespoons cornstarch 1 (15.25 ounce) can whole kernel corn 2 (14.75 ounce) cans cream-style corn Directions Instructions Checklist Step 1Preheat oven to … Continue reading Grandma’s Corn Pudding

Savory Pumpkin Hummus

Savory Pumpkin Hummus     I tinkered a bit with what I found in other recipes and this is the result. I think I like my results. I stirred in a small handful of tamari-flavored pumpkin seeds just before serving (couldn’t find plain ones) and sprinkled a bit of paprika on top to make it look nice.Prep:15 … Continue reading Savory Pumpkin Hummus