Maharajah Sweet Potato and Chickpea Curry

Antonio over at Seasonality Spices sent me a free sample of his Maharajah Indian Curry Blend, so I have been trying out some new curry recipes. This week it is a delicious sweet potato curry. You won’t miss the meat, I promise. As an added bonus, it gave me an excuse to use my tiny little grater for the ginger. The coconut milk and sweet … Continue reading Maharajah Sweet Potato and Chickpea Curry

Maharajah Coconut Chicken Curry

Antonio over at Seasonality Spices sent me a free sample of his Maharajah Indian Curry Blend, so I whipped up some chicken curry to try it out. Fresh ginger and coconut milk combined with his awesome curry blend created a creamy, delicious curry that is not overly spicy. Feel free to add fresh or dried peppers of your choice if you want to bring the … Continue reading Maharajah Coconut Chicken Curry

Good ’nuff for Company Sloppy Joe

#employee Sloppy Joe was the unsung culinary understudy of my youth. I don’t ever recall anyone asking for it when someone asked “what do you want for dinner?” I don’t know of a single person that ever listed it as their favorite meal. (By now you are probably asking yourself why this post exists if Sloppy Joe is so unloved). The thing is, it showed … Continue reading Good ’nuff for Company Sloppy Joe

Classic Beef Stroganoff

This is a hearty stick to your ribs meal for a cold winter night.  Our family prefers it over noodles, but you can serve over rice or rice pilaf for a little extra flair.  We added a side of steamed broccoli and it made a very nice meal. Ingredients 1-2 Lb beef round steak or roast 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp pepper 1 Tbsp vegetable … Continue reading Classic Beef Stroganoff

Chicken Tenders

Food doesn’t have to be fancy to be delicious.  Whatever you call them –  chicken tenders, chicken fingers or chicken strips – they are delicious.  Better yet, it’s a cheap meal that kids and adults will eat with few complaints.  You don’t even need deep fryer. Ingredients 1 Lb of chicken cutlets, or whole chicken breasts cut into strips 2 eggs 1/2 Cup of milk … Continue reading Chicken Tenders

The amazing meatless cheese “steak”

Meatless!?  Really?  Sadly I’ve been advised to limit my carnivorous ways for health reasons.  I am NOT a salad guy, (happy for you if you like them, just not my thing) so I am constantly on the lookout for hearty meals that have no meat.  If you are from Philly just move on past this post.  I can only imagine the comments of blasphemy and … Continue reading The amazing meatless cheese “steak”