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MUSHROOM SKULLS

MUSHROOM SKULLS

Fresh mushrooms easily transformed to look like spooky skulls. Here’s a ghoulishly great addition to your Halloween board

ROASTED ACORN SQUASH

ROASTED ACORN SQUASH

Indulge in the flavors of fall with our simple roasted acorn squash recipe. Enjoy tender, buttery squash with a crispy edge, perfectly seasoned for an autumn delight.

CLASSIC SALISBURY STEAK WITH MUSHROOM GRAVY

CLASSIC SALISBURY STEAK WITH MUSHROOM GRAVY

Salisbury steak is a savory and hearty dish featuring well-seasoned ground beef patties smothered in a velvety mushroom gravy, delivering a comforting and homestyle flavor with a hint of nostalgia.

Grilled Chicken Paillard with Charred Lemon and Salad

Grilled Chicken Paillard with Charred Lemon and Salad

This easy technique helps you get dinner on the table in a flash! Delicious and so versatile! Grill the chicken with lemon and add a salad for a delicious meal in minutes.

PUB STYLE IRISH NACHOS WITH GUINNESS CHEDDAR SAUCE

PUB STYLE IRISH NACHOS WITH GUINNESS CHEDDAR SAUCE

Best Bar snack EVER made easily at home! Irish Nachos with delicious Guinness Cheddar Cheese sauce to top it all! Make it next game day!

CRISPY OVEN BAKED CHICKEN DRUMSTICKS

CRISPY OVEN BAKED CHICKEN DRUMSTICKS

Crispy Chicken Legs with Buffalo and Brown Sugar Sriracha Sauces. Easy, cheap and perfect for your next party!

THANKSGIVING POT PIE SOUP WITH STUFFING DUMPLINGS

THANKSGIVING POT PIE SOUP WITH STUFFING DUMPLINGS

Here’s a must try recipe for a creamy soup that uses all your Thanksgiving leftovers – even the stuffing!

BUDGET SHEPHERD’S PIE

BUDGET SHEPHERD’S PIE

Comfort in a bowl for under $2 a serving. Savory beef, the sweetness of peas and carrots topped with creamy mashed potatoes. This satisfies the tummy and soothes the soul.

TOMATO AND CARAMELIZED ONION TART

TOMATO AND CARAMELIZED ONION TART

This recipe pairs rich, caramelized sweet onion with summer ripe tomatoes on top of a flakey buttery crust for a well-balanced, delectable delight.

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.

MOCK BEEF STROGANOFF

MOCK BEEF STROGANOFF

All the flavors of Beef Stroganoff in a fraction of the time. Creamy and savory with lots of juicy hamburger, this noodle dish is comfort in a bowl. 

FREEZER TO MICROWAVE BREAKFAST BOWLS

FREEZER TO MICROWAVE BREAKFAST BOWLS

Need breakfast for busy mornings ? DIY breakfast bowls recipe with eggs, sausage and potatoes are perfect! Just 45 minutes to make breakfast all week. Plus 8 delicious variations so you never get bored.