Thursday, April 16, 2009

Dinner for 2!

How many time are there only 2 of you at home and when you cook its way to much food. I do that all the time. I was so happy to find recipes for just 2. Heres a great recipe for 2.

Honey Baked Chicken
2 chicken breast halves (bone-in)
2 T. butter or margarine
1/2 c. honey
1/2 t. salt
1 T. prepared mustard

Place the chicken in a greased or foil-lined 9-in. square baking pan. Bake, uncovered, at 325 for 30 minutes.
Meanwhile, in a saucepan, combine remaining ingredients; cook and stir over low heat until well blended and heated through. Pour over chicken.
Bake, uncovered, 30-35 minutes longer or until chicken juices run clear. Baste before serving.
2 servings

Hers another one!!

Taco Salad
1/2 lb. ground beef
1 (8-oz.) can tomatoes
2 cups torn lettuce
1/2 cup shredded sharp Cheddar cheese
1/4 cup sliced green onions
6 pitted ripe olives, sliced
1 (3-1/8-oz.) can jalapeno bean dip
1 tsp. chili powder
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 cup crushed corn chips

In skillet brown meat; drain off fat. Drain tomatoes, reserving liquid. Cut up tomatoes.In salad bowl, combine lettuce, cheese, onion, olives, tomatoes and corn chips.To meat in skillet, stir in reserved tomato liquid, bean dip, chili powder and salt. Bring to boiling. Add to lettuce mixture. Toss well.Serve at once.
Serves two.

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Enchilada Casserole

2 lb. Hamburger
1 c. Chopped Onion
3 tsp. Chili Powder
1 tsp. Salt
1 tsp. Garlic Powder
1/2 tsp. Cumin
1 c. WaterBrown hamburger and onions.

Add spices and water, then simmer while preparing sauce mix.2 pkgs.
Enchilada Sauce Mix
20 Corn Tortillas
1 pint of Sour Cream
1 lb. Shredded Monterey Jack Cheese (or your favorite shredded cheese)
Prepare sauce mix according to step one on package.
In bottom of 9x13 baking dish, pour half the sauce mix.
Now arrange half of the tortillas over the sauce. Spoon all of the meat mixture over tortillas, sprinkle with cheese, then spread sour cream on top. Arrange the rest of the tortillas, pour remainder of sauce, sprinkle with cheese then bake at 350° for 30 minutes or until mixture comes to a boil.

I am so sorry I haven't posted for a while but my life seems to be hectic right now. I am sure you can relate to that. So this post gets an easy recipe! I love easy recipes that are a crowd pleaser. This one is a teenager pleaser for sure.
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