The Dishes

Beef Merlot on Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes Recipe 049 (Mobile) 0

Beef Merlot Over Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes


Getting moist tender Beef can be tricky. The key to cooking it is “low and slow”!

In this dish, the flavor of Merlot really enhances the Beef and creates a great base note for our Tomato Sauce. if you have any leftover Wine from the evening before, this is a good way to use it, since Wine usually only keeps for 3 days.

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Brandied Mushrooms Recipe

Brandied Mushrooms are a fantastic side dish to go with a big thick juicy steak, but don’t limit its possibilities.

I have paired this side dish with Chicken, Turkey and even Pork Chops.

The Brandy and Brown Sugar glaze really brings out the earthiness of the Mushrooms.

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Mexican Fiesta Casserole Recipe

If you like Mexican food, you are going to love this Casserole, or as we say in Minnesota, Hot Dish!

This Hot Dish is a lot easier to serve and less messy than Tacos! You can adjust the heat by adding more or less seeds from the Jalapeno. 

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Brownie Center Cookie Cups With A Kiss

I wanted to come up with something different for a Valentines Day Dessert. Chocolate is at the top of the list when it comes to this Holiday so why not have Chocolate 3 ways! Chocolate Chip Cookies, Brownies and Chocolate Kisses came to mind.

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Pineapple Coconut Cake

I am a big fan of Coconut Cake. So I looked in the pantry to see what I had available to use to create a recipe. 

I had all the ingredients to make a Cake from scratch, but I also had a Duncan Hines box Cake Mix and a few other ingredients that I could use to whip up this Cake…..