Looking for an easy recipe that comes out looking like it comes from a fine dining restaurant. This mustard crusted pork loin comes out juicy and tender and have a great golden brown crust that is packed with a herb and mustard flavor that complements the pork great. The pork takes about 15 minutes to prepare and an hour to cook.
Chicken tenders are one of the most popular foods you find out in restaurants. Most of the time they come with rock hard crust or dry chicken inside. Making them at home is nothing different. One of the hardest part of making homemade chicken tenders is the chicken is overcooked before the batter browns. With the addition of some honey, the chicken greats a great brown color and the chicken comes out perfectly moist inside. The crust is crisp but still soft so the chicken breaks apart with ease.
This baked soy maple salmon is a great quick and easy recipe that is great for any dinner. The recipe only uses six ingredients and are very easy to find, probably have them in your kitchen right now. The salmon cooks in under 15 minutes and comes out flaky and covered in a delicious glaze that is caramelized on right at the end. If salmon isn't your favorite kind of fish, you can also replace it with a different fatty fish such as cod, sea bass, halibut or trout.
Most beef pot roast recipes have a heavy sauce with a heavy brown gravy or a soup base. In this Instant pot cola pot roast is cooked in a sweetened stock with the cola and sugar. The beef roast has a great balance of sweet and savory with a pinch of heat and can be cooked fork tender in 45 minutes in an instant pot or 6 hours in a slow cooker. The cooking liquid can be transformed into a sauce or simply spoon the cooking liquid over beef when finished if desired.
So this Christmas season brought me into the crazy world of instant pots, since that is what Santa got me this year. As a chef for many years I have used all sorts of pressure cookers,steam cabinets and combination ovens that to the normal population will scare people but was everyday. These instant pots are all of high dollar equipment that was a day to day tool in my professional life into a small compact cooker that is going to make my life so much easier I believe. So the first thing I was going to do was make this chuck roast chili which will take hours if doing it on the stove top or in the oven, but in the instant pot it takes 35 minutes to cook. The flavors of the tender beef roast meat and the firm but soft beans in the chili infused sauce was incredible flavor and very hearty after a day playing in the snow.
The standard weekday meal consist of the same old flavors and tend not to be healthy and flavorful, it seems to be one or the other. This balsamic rosemary cranberry chicken is packed with flavor and only take one pan to make the whole meal. It only needs a few minute of preparation in the morning to marinate the chicken and about 30 minutes to cook at night. The tartness of the cranberries and the sweetness of the honey really complement the chicken amazingly.
Looking for a great meal for the holidays. These cranberry apple stuffed pork chops have a great sweet and savory flavor. The easy cranberry apple stuffing is a breeze to make and cooking the pork chops take only a few minutes to have great easy dinner. If fresh cranberries are not available you can rehydrate dried ones in some hot chicken stock or water. Check out the recipe below in the post.
Soup is one of the easiest meals to prepare. It takes very little effort and it tends to one use very few dishes to make. This creamy potato soup is a great example. The soup is a one pot dish and is loaded with potato and cheese goodness that takes around 30 minutes to prepare. The soup can be prepared with milk or additional stock in place of the half and half to make it healthier. Check out the recipe below in this post.
The classic Potato skin is a staple in bars and restaurants across the country. These simple crispy baked potato skins are baked tender then hollowed out, then topped with cheese and baked crispy under a broiler. These are a serious crowd favorite as a game day or family friendly snack. It is a save bet to start off making two batches from the start. Check out the easy recipe below in this post.
Chicken parmesan is a classic italian dish that is tender chicken that is coated in a breadcrumb crust that is usually pan fried them topped with melted cheese and sauce. In the slow cooker chicken parmesan, the procedure is done backwards. It has the chicken breast cooked in a easy homemade tomato sauce then topped with cheese then sprinkled with crispy bread crumbs. The chicken comes out just as tender and has the same delicious flavor from the crisp bread crumbs and cheese and sauce topping that everyone is use to. Check out the recipe below in this post.
Hey everyone, I am Dan and Live in Minnesota. I am here to show you the wonderful world of cooking and baking. As being a young boy in the kitchen to being a chef for over 10 years, I will show you the great recipes I have used over the years and what I do next. Please stick around and Enjoy!!