#MysteryIngredientChallenge – Southern Sweet Potato Pie

I am part of the Mystery Ingredient Challenge on YouTube hosted by Justina’s Country Kitchen and Catalina Treats Gluten Free Kitchen. Go over and check out their wonderful channels. I had to create a recipe with “sweet potatoes, applesauce, and Cheetos.” This is what I came up with. If you take away the applesauce andContinue reading “#MysteryIngredientChallenge – Southern Sweet Potato Pie”

Chattanooga Sweet Heat Chicken

This is a recipe I created a couple of months ago. It definitely gets Bobbi Jo’s drool-worthy stamp of approval. It is now one of our favorite chicken recipes. IngredientsRub2 tablespoons smoked paprika1 teaspoon garlic powder1 teaspoon onion powder1 teaspoon rosemary1/2 teaspoon Carolina Reaper flakes (Or your favorite hot pepper flakes)1/2 teaspoon cinnamonMix all ingredientsContinue reading “Chattanooga Sweet Heat Chicken”

Country Style Ribs in Oven

Country Style Ribs were on sale at our local grocery outlet so I stocked up on a few family packs. If you aren’t familiar with country style ribs, they aren’t actually ribs. They are cuts of pork shoulder which makes them a lot cheaper. They also have more meat on them than ribs. So, ifContinue reading “Country Style Ribs in Oven”

Lemon Blueberry Crumble Bread

Ingredients For crumble topping:2/3 cup all purpose flour 1/4 cup sugar1 teaspoon cinnamon1/4 cup melted butter For batter:1 1/2 cups all purpose flour2 teaspoons baking powder1/4 teaspoon salt1 cup sugar2 eggs2/3 cup Greek yogurt (sour cream will work as well)1/4 cup vegetable oil2 tablespoons lemon juice1 teaspoon vanilla extract or lemon extract if you wantContinue reading “Lemon Blueberry Crumble Bread”

Southern Squash Casserole

Ingredients3 – 4 yellow squash2 tablespoons butter – (1 for skillet and 1 melted for crackers)1/2 tablespoon minced garlic1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon pepper2 eggs1/4 cup mayonnaise1/4 cup sour cream1 cup shredded cheddar cheese1 sleeve crackers of your choice DirectionsWash and slice squash to 1/4 inch thickness.Melt 1 tablespoon butter in skillet.Add in garlic and slicedContinue reading “Southern Squash Casserole”

Cast Iron Dutch Oven Pot Roast

Ingredients 3 – 4 lb roast1 tablespoon oil8 medium potatoes16 oz bag of baby carrots2 1/2 cups beef broth1 cup water2 tsp rosemary1 tsp thyme2 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce 2 tbsp. Red Wine Vinegar2 Bay LeavesSalt & Pepper to taste Directions Preheat oven to 300 degreesHeat oil in Dutch oven over med-high heat.Salt & Pepper bothContinue reading “Cast Iron Dutch Oven Pot Roast”

Crunchy Hash Browns straight from a potato

Ingredients1 medium russet baking potato3 – 4 tablespoons clarified butter (video shows how to make clarified butter)Salt & Pepper DirectionsPeel and rinse potato.Using a 4 sided grater, grate the potato on the large side.Place shredded potatoes in bowl of cold water. Mix potatoes around in water with hands.Drain water and replace with clean cold water.Continue reading “Crunchy Hash Browns straight from a potato”

Southern Style Chicken & Dressing

IngredientsSkillet of cornbread12 oz bag of herb seasoned classic stuffing8 chicken thighs3 tablespoons minced garlic1 teaspoon salt & pepper3 hard boiled eggs1 stick butter1 cup heavy cream2 eggs beaten1 tablespoon Rosemary1 teaspoon crushed sage1 tablespoon olive oil DirectionsPlace chicken thighs in a stock pot over medium heat.Cover with water.Add in 2 tablespoons garlic, salt, andContinue reading “Southern Style Chicken & Dressing”