Mimi’s Nutty Fudgy Indulgent Pecan Bar

First locate the mini marshmallow, chocolate, mint, pecan, farm fresh eggs, bit of sugar, flour and oh yeah coffee liqueur. Next line up all ingredients to mix up Mimi’s Nutty Fudgy Indulgent Pecan Bar. Dessert bar designed to melt in your mouth and make the inner child in you smile.

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Mimi’s Kickin Corn and Rice Casserole

Mimi’s Kickin Corn and Rice Casserole is the perfect side dish to serve with a favorite Summer BBQ.  Recipe is easy to make ahead and bake as needed.  Creamy sauce wraps around the corn with rice and hits your mouth with a hint of bacon.

Casserole recipe includes cayenne, jalapeño and chipotle chile powder to give it a kick that delivers. This trio of flavor allows for easy adjustment depending on your preference for spice. Continue reading “Mimi’s Kickin Corn and Rice Casserole”

Save a Ham Bone, Feed a Cowboy Soup Recipe

Vintage Occupied Japan dishes filled with Leftover ham bone ready to become new recipe Save a Ham Bone, Feed a Cowboy Soup Recipe www.diningwithmimi.com
Ham Bone from 12-15 pound ham leftover from Dinner party

Save a Ham Bone, Feed a Cowboy Soup Recipe leaves no doubt that it delivers a hearty bowl that will satisfy your hunger. I love cooking soups from items on hand. It is a great way to feed your creativity, use leftovers, maximize time for your passions. Serving soup in the evening is an easy meal to reheat after a long day at work or play. Continue reading “Save a Ham Bone, Feed a Cowboy Soup Recipe”

Spicy Gulf Shrimp Gravy, Andouille Sausage and Grits Recipe

Spicy Gulf Shrimp Gravy, Andouille Sausage and Grits recipe is a delicious entrée to serve your love. Also perfect to pair with a chilled white wine on a hot day.  In addition, gravy recipe works well to make ahead for serving later. Delicious dish to serve for a dinner party or family meal. Easy way to make your Gulf shrimp disappear. Continue reading “Spicy Gulf Shrimp Gravy, Andouille Sausage and Grits Recipe”

Never Fail Spirited Fig Pecan Bundt Cake

Who doesn’t need a Never Fail Spirited Fig Pecan Bundt Cake? This spirited cake is moist and filled with a buttery glaze that hints  another slice is a good idea. In my pantry,  I always have fig preserves and look for a reason to use. Fig and pecan marry together well in this cake as lifelong friends. Continue reading “Never Fail Spirited Fig Pecan Bundt Cake”

Cauliflower Comfort Soup- Heals What Ails Ya’

Cold February is a good month for hot soup. Cauliflower Comfort Soup- Heals What Ails Ya’ or at least warms you so that you’re ready. Preparation is armor for any task or battle that may present. Continue reading “Cauliflower Comfort Soup- Heals What Ails Ya’”

Using Turkey Carcass creating White Turkey Chili

Using turkey carcass creating white turkey chili is a magic trick. Well not really magic but it is the first thing that Grill Man enjoyed eating when flipping flu showed up uninvited. Apparently when you have flipping flu everything that you eat does not taste good. Imagine my continuous surprise when after whipping up a made-from-scratch meal, Grill Man didn’t like it. We won’t discuss how many times it happened. Continue reading “Using Turkey Carcass creating White Turkey Chili”

Old Southern Rice Dressing Recipe

Old Southern Rice Dressing Recipe is my new favorite side dish to serve with a large turkey. A delicious side dish which feeds a crowd and everyone will love on your Fall table. Often times, my favorite recipes come to me wrapped in love from friends or family. It is important to learn how to cook a recipe that deserves being passed down from one family member to another. Continue reading “Old Southern Rice Dressing Recipe”

Weary Souls Chicken Soup Recipe

 Weary Souls Chicken Soup Recipe was exactly what I needed. My three-week stint of house guests rotating in and out had put us through the paces. The 20 house guests (yes, 20) came and went over the course of the three weeks. The answer to your question is no. I am NOT crazy, weary but not crazy. Continue reading “Weary Souls Chicken Soup Recipe”

Waste Not Want Not Series Shrimp Chowder

The Queen of Thrifty taught me Waste Not Want Not
The Queen of Thrifty as a young woman and Herbert

Waste Not Want Not Series:
potatoes, corn, carrots, garlic and  mushrooms

“Waste not want not” is a hats off tribute to my Irish Grandmother Theda Faye who was the Queen of Thrifty. In our childhood home, my Dad was not a fan of eating leftovers which certainly went against the grain of Theda’s Faye’s entire philosophy. Continue reading “Waste Not Want Not Series Shrimp Chowder”