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Perfect Pork Tenderloin

Perfect Pork Tenderloin – – olive oil, soy sauce, white wine vinegar, lemon (juiced), worcestershire sauce, parsley (chopped),

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Perfect Pork Tenderloin
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Asian
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 30-40 minutes
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Sauce
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Asian
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 30-40 minutes
Servings
servings
Ingredients
Sauce
Instructions
  1. Combine all pork ingredients except the pork in a gallon sized zip-top bag.
  2. Remove 3 tbsp. of marinade and set aside.
  3. Add pork to the bag and marinate in the fridge for 3 hours or up to overnight.
  4. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  5. In an oven-proof skillet, brown pork on stovetop over medium-high heat for 3-5 minutes on each side.
  6. Place skillet in the oven and cook until pork reaches 160 degrees, about 30-40 minutes.
  7. Remove from oven and set aside to rest for 5 minutes.
  8. Make the sauce. Return skillet to stovetop and heat over medium high heat.
  9. Add 3/4 cup stock and reserved marinade to pan. Heat to boiling.
  10. In a small bowl, whisk together 3 tbsp. stock and flour. Add to the skillet and whisk.
  11. Whisk in butter.
  12. Slice pork and top with sauce.
  13. Enjoy!
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Hearty Chicken Soup with Time-Saving Shortcuts!

Hearty Chicken Soup with Time-Saving Shortcuts! – – olive oil, onion (diced), carrots (diced), celery (diced), chicken stock,

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Hearty Chicken Soup with Time-Saving Shortcuts!
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
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Course Main Dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
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Instructions
  1. Add olive oil, onion, carrots, and celery in a pot.
  2. Cook over medium-high heat for 15 minutes until vegetables are tender and have a little color.
  3. Add chicken stock. Cover and bring to a boil.
  4. Add bouillon cubes and stir for 1 minute.
  5. Add chicken and water. Bring to a boil. Turn down to simmer and cook for 15 minutes, partially covered.
  6. While soup is cooking, prepare tortellini according to package directions.
  7. Add tortellini to heated soup.
  8. Serve and enjoy!!
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Thanksgiving Doesn’t Have to be All About the Turkey!

Thanksgiving Doesn't Have to be All About the Turkey! – – Purdue Oven Stuffer Roaster Chicken, garlic (whole),

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Thanksgiving Doesn't Have to be All About the Turkey!
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 2 1/2-3 hours
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Course Main Dish
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 2 1/2-3 hours
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Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees.
  2. Remove giblet bag from chicken, wash the chicken inside and out, pat dry.
  3. Place chicken on a wire rack in a baking pan. (Put a piece of aluminum foil on the rack to prevent the chicken from sticking)
  4. Stuff the chicken with the lemon halves and the garlic cloves. Tie the drumsticks together with kitchen twine.
  5. Using your hands, rub butter all over the chicken.
  6. Season chicken generously with salt and pepper and the paprika.
  7. Bake on middle rack in the oven for 30 minutes.
  8. Turn oven down to 350 degrees and cook for 2- 2 1/2 hours depending on the size of your chicken. You will know it is done when the juices run clear and the popper pops.
  9. Serve with gravy and Enjoy!!
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Oven Roasted Potatoes!

Oven Roasted Potatoes! – – baby red potatoes (cut into 4 pieces each), small onion (sliced), olive oil,

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Oven Roasted Potatoes!
Course Side Dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour and 45 minutes
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Course Side Dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour and 45 minutes
Servings
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Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Mix all ingredients together and place in a 9x9 baking pan.
  3. Cook 1 hour and 15 minutes.
  4. Stir potaotoes gently.
  5. Turn oven up to 400 degrees and cook 30 more minutes.
  6. Enjoy!
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Chicken Parmesan Sliders!

Chicken Parmesan Sliders! – – dinner rolls, rotisserie chicken, marinara sauce (prepared or store bought), fresh mozzarella (sliced),

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Chicken Parmesan Sliders!
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
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Course Main Dish
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
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Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Slice the rolls in half lengthwise keeping them all connected in 1 piece. (do not separate them into individual rolls)
  3. Place the bottom half of the rolls into a 9x13 baking dish.
  4. Place chicken on the rolls, followed by marinara and mozzarella cheese.
  5. Place the top half of the rolls on top of the mozzarella cheese.
  6. Brush the rolls with melted butter. If you have any butter left, pour into the bottom of the pan around the rolls.
  7. Sprinkle with parmesan cheese and a generous amount of salt and pepper.
  8. Bake 20 minutes until golden brown.
  9. Slice and enjoy!
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Captivating Cashew Chicken Stir-fry!

Captivating Cashew Chicken Stir-fry! – – grean beans, carrots (chopped), garlic (crushed), olive oil, cashews (roasted and unsalted),

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Captivating Cashew Chicken Stir-fry!
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Asian
Prep Time 5-10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
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Course Main Dish
Cuisine Asian
Prep Time 5-10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
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Instructions
  1. Add carrots, green beans, and 1/4 cup water to a wok. Cover and cook over medium heat until tender yet crisp.
  2. Remove vegetables and set aside. Pour out any remaining water from the pan.
  3. Add olive oil, garlic, and cashews to the wok. Saute for 1-2 minutes until garlic is fragrant.
  4. Season chicken with salt and pepper. Add to the wok. Saute for 5-10 minutes until chicken is cooked through and no longer pink.
  5. While chicken cooks, prepare the sauce: Whisk together chicken broth and cornstarch until smooth. Add hoisin, vinegar, and sriracha. Whisk to combine.
  6. When chicken is done, add the vegetables back to the wok and add the sauce. Mix to combine.
  7. Add 1 cup of water to the wok, cover and cook 1-2 minutes.
  8. Add green onion and stir.
  9. Serve over rice of your choice.
  10. Enjoy!
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Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore – – olive oil, bone-in chicken breasts, chopped, red pepper (sliced), green pepper (sliced), garlic (crushed),

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Chicken Cacciatore
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour and 45 minutes
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Course Main Dish
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour and 45 minutes
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Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Heat olive oil in a heavy bottom pan on medium-high heat.
  2. Generously season chicken on both sides with salt and pepper.
  3. Place chicken in the pan, skin side down.
  4. Cook 5 minutes until chicken is golden brown. Turn over and cook another 5 minutes on other side.
  5. Remove chicken from pan and set aside.
  6. Add peppers, onions, and garlic to pan. Saute 5 minutes until they start to become tender.
  7. Season with salt and pepper.
  8. Add the wine and cook 3 minutes until reduced by 1/2.
  9. Add diced tomatoes, chicken stock, and crushed tomatoes. Stir.
  10. Add chicken back into the pan with the sauce. Turn heat down to low. Cover, leaving cover slightly askew, and cook for 1 hour.
  11. Remove chicken from the pan again. Remove the skin and bone and cut into chunks.
  12. Add the chicken chunks back into pan. Stir, cover, and cook for 30 minutes.
  13. Enjoy!
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Irresistible Baked Mac and Cheese!

Irresistible Baked Mac and Cheese! – – salted butter (plus more for the baking dish), casserole elbows, broccoli

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Irresistible Baked Mac and Cheese!
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
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Course Main Dish
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
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Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Butter baking dish.
  2. Steam broccoli until soft and mash with a wooden spoon in to smaller pieces. Set aside.
  3. Melt butter and onions in a pot over medium heat. Stir and cook until soft, about 5 minutes.
  4. Sprinkle in flour and dry mustard and stir to coat onions. Pour in milk, chicken stock, and light cream. Stir and heat until just starting to bubble.
  5. Add 1/2 cup parmesan, cheddar, and Velveeta cheeses. Stir until cheese melts.
  6. Add the macaroni and stir.
  7. Add broccoli to baking dish. Add the macaroni mixture to baking dish and stir.
  8. In a small bowl, mix together 1/2 cup parmesan cheese and the breadcrumbs. Sprinkle over mac and cheese dish.
  9. Bake 25 minutes until hot and bubbly.
  10. Enjoy!
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