Daily Archives April 22, 2015

beef stew

Beef Stew

3 cups cubed beef
1 onion
8 large cut potatoes
2 cups cut carrots
2 cups cut celery
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/4 cup margarine
Salt to taste

Brown beef and onion in flour. Put into crockpot. Heat on LOW for 2 hours. Add vegetables and 1 cup tomato juice. Continue cooking for 1 or 2 more hours.

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milanese scampi romano

Milanese Scampi Romano

On each hot plate place a serving of cooked spaghetti, 8 cooked medium shrimp, 1 cup Italian Red Sauce and top with grated fresh Romano and Swiss cheeses. Place under broiler or in microwave oven to melt cheeses.

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louisiana shrimp patties

Louisiana Shrimp Patties

1 pound raw shrimp, chopped
1/2 cup onions, minced
1/4 cup celery, chopped
1 tablespoon bell pepper
1/4 cup instant potatoes
1/4 cup water
1 raw egg
Salt and pepper to taste
Sprinkle of garlic salt

Mix shrimp, celery, bell pepper and onions. Add egg, instant potatoes, salt and pepper. Shape into patties. Put oil in skillet. Fry until golden brown...

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roast pork a la criolla

Roast Pork a la Criolla (Puerto Rico)

Criolla (also known as Creole throughout Latin America) refers to the first generation born in a new country. This dish was probably fixed by the first generation of Spanish born in Puerto Rico, using oregano which was brought to the islands from the Mediterranean. This pork roast is traditionally made with fresh ham.

1 (3 pound) boneless pork single loin

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corn with okra and tomatoes

Corn with Okra and Tomatoes

6 ears corn*
2 cups cut-up okra**
1/3 cup butter or margarine
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
3 medium tomatoes, chopped
1 tablespoon granulated sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper

Cut corn from cobs (about 4 cups). Cook and stir okra in 1/3 cup butter in 12-inch skillet over medium heat until tender, about 7 minutes. Add corn and 2 tablespoons butter...

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