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Ingredient: garlic powder

MATZO BALL SOUP

MATZO BALL SOUP

In this rendition of a timeless classic rich, chicken broth, tender chicken, and those delightful matzo balls, floating like clouds in a bowl.

SLOW COOKER PORK CARNITAS

SLOW COOKER PORK CARNITAS

Discover how to make mouthwatering and budget-friendly Pork Carnitas infused with zesty citrus and classic Mexican spices in this easy-to-follow recipe perfect for Cinco de Mayo celebrations! Instant Pot directions are below.

AWESOME DRY RUB FOR RIBS

Super quick and easy dry rub to season BBQ ribs.

AWESOME SAUCE FOR RIBS

Quick and easy delectable sauce for BBQ ribs.

FREEZER FRIENDLY PIZZA POCKETS

FREEZER FRIENDLY PIZZA POCKETS

Cheaper than take-out, healthier than frozen; homemade pizza pockets (AKA calzones) make a speedy dinner especially when you start with pizza dough from the dairy case. Make extra and freeze for a speedy dinner on the run.

CAULIFLOWER PIZZA CRUST

CAULIFLOWER PIZZA CRUST

An easy and delicious way to transform cauliflower into a crust for pizza toppings. Fewer calories and carbs, loaded with vitamins, to boot.

DIY CONDENSED CREAM OF (FILL IN THE BLANK) SOUP

DIY CONDENSED CREAM OF (FILL IN THE BLANK) SOUP

You can make cream of mushroom, chicken, celery or broccoli soups to use in any recipe calling for canned cream soup. You control the fat, the sodium and its gluten free.

SLITHERICIOUS SNAKE

SLITHERICIOUS SNAKE

You'll love this snake shaped peperoni filled calzone for Halloween.

THE CANDIED BACON CHEDDAR BURGER

THE CANDIED BACON CHEDDAR BURGER

Simply the BEST burger. Smoky, juicy BBQed burger, sharp cheddar, sweet caramelized onions, homemade BBQ sauce with crisp, brown sugar and black pepper candied bacon.

THE BEST UN-FRIED FRIED CHICKEN LEG QUARTERS

THE BEST UN-FRIED FRIED CHICKEN LEG QUARTERS

It’s delicious fried chicken – without the frying! Chicken leg quarters have never tasted so good. This easy recipe combines brining with oven frying for the best fried chicken you’ll never fry.

ITALIAN BEEF, SAUSAGE AND PEPPERS SANDWICH

ITALIAN BEEF, SAUSAGE AND PEPPERS SANDWICH

What do you get when you mix Italian beef with sausage and peppers into a sandwich? The best Italian mash-up … ever.

EGG FOO YUNG WITH BROWN SAUCE

EGG FOO YUNG WITH BROWN SAUCE

Better than take-out and just as fast! Chinese omelets filled with vegetables and smothered in a tasty Chinese inspired sauce.