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Hamburger Seasoning

Use this on burgers, chicken, or whatever you need to step up the flavor level on. Ingredients 1 teaspoon paprika 1 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon dark brown sugar 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder 1/8 teaspoon onion … Continue reading

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All That Jazz Creole and Cajun Blast Seasoning

This spice blend has all the flavors of traditional Cajun seasoning, but with less salt than commercial brands. Ingredients 1/4 cup garlic powder 1/4 cup onion powder 2 tablespoons paprika 1 tablespoon ground red pepper 1 tablespoon black pepper 1 … Continue reading

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Montreal Steak Seasoning

Ingredients 2 tablespoons black peppercorns 1 tablespoon mustard seeds 2 teaspoons dill seeds 1 teaspoon coriander seeds 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon coarse kosher salt 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon dried minced garlic 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes Preparation … Continue reading

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Egg Drop Soup

One of the simplest soups one can make, this remains one of my all time favorites. Egg Drop Soup Ingredients 1 cup chicken broth 1/4 teaspoon soy sauce 1/4 teaspoon sesame oil 1 teaspoon cornstarch (optional) 2 teaspoons water (optional) … Continue reading

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Mac and Cheese for One

This is quick and easy, but because we’re dealing with a recipe for one, and a microwave, it is fairly precise, so listen up carefully — you’ll need just a few simple things to get started. large mug liquid measuring … Continue reading

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Biscuits

It’s been cold here, too cold for my tastes. So I decided it was time to make the ultimate in comfort foods: biscuits. These are simple, so very simple. Try these, you will love them! Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour … Continue reading

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Crock-pot Macaroni and Cheese

This is an awesome way to make homemade macaroni and cheese. You’ll never want to serve the boxed type again. Ingredients 2 pounds elbow macaroni 4 cups milk 1 cup half and half 2 12 oz cans of evaporated milk … Continue reading

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Los Pollos Hermanos Oven-Fried Chicken

Those of you that know me know that I have been a fan of the Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul TV series since they started. One of the protagonists on the shows is a character name Gus Fring. Gus, … Continue reading

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3 Ingredient Biscuits

3 Ingredient Biscuits Yield 4 Ingredients 1 cup self-rising flour 1 Tablespoon solid vegetable shortening 1/2 cup buttermilk 2-3 tablespoons flour for kneading Instructions Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Combine shortening and flour with a fork in a bowl. … Continue reading

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Self-Rising Flour

Self-Rising Flour Makes 4 cups Ingredients 4 cups all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons baking powder 1 teaspoon fine salt Instructions Measure the flour into a large mixing bowl. Add the baking powder and salt. Whisk to combine. Use or store in … Continue reading

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