Salubrious Turnip Greens and Roots

Salubrious or not, turnip greens, roots or rutabagas will rarely be on the list of favorite vegetables for children or adults. Never ever have I seen a child scream for more greens. Unless the green they’re screaming for is referring to money in lieu of turnips. Thankfully as our palate improves over time we learn to enjoy flavor filled earthy bitter tastes. Salubrious turnip greens and roots is exactly what your body needs although maybe not what your heart desires.

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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”

Drowning Seasoned Pork Roast in Yesterday’s Wine

Drowning Seasoned Pork Roast in Yesterday’s Wine is the start for a good meal.  In the rare event that you have leftover wine, save it. Cork it and add to pantry to use for cooking later or in this recipe. Using an electric pressure cooker will make quick work for a tender 6 pound pork roast. In today’s busy world, time saved is invaluable. Rarely do any of us have too much time. This recipe and cooker is a time saver. Continue reading “Drowning Seasoned Pork Roast in Yesterday’s Wine”

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’”

Southern Girls Instant Pot Intro- Venison Cutlets

My adventures for the new year include one southern girls Instant Pot Intro- Venison Cutlets. You may be wondering how a pot, instant or other wise could be classified as an adventure. If this question has entered your mind clearly your Momma’n’em didn’t use the Southern Girls quick meal trick with a giggly  pressure cooker. Continue reading “Southern Girls Instant Pot Intro- Venison Cutlets”

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”

Breakfast Spicy Sausage Polenta Recipe

Breakfast Spicy Sausage Polenta is an easy recipe to serve for your family or company. It encompasses foods and flavors that I love to eat and serve. Down South, we are known for our “grits” at the breakfast table. In Italy, polenta is used in a variety of ways for breakfast, soups, appetizers or entrees. Continue reading “Breakfast Spicy Sausage Polenta Recipe”

Beach Ready? New Fresh Potato Salad Recipe

New Fresh Potato Salad Recipe is a must for your summer table. Summer and families place high demands on every second of our day. New Fresh Potato Salad will squeeze in well to your hectic day and table. This dish is fresh,  easy to make,  compliments any protein and will be a welcome take-a-long to your plans. Continue reading “Beach Ready? New Fresh Potato Salad Recipe”

Spicy Squash Pudding Recipe

Spicy Squash Pudding Recipe is delicious. This recipe is one that you will want to use now and later. At this time of year when yellow squash is plentiful in my yard, I have my version of a food challenge. How many ways can you make squash before you tire of it? So far, so good. Continue reading “Spicy Squash Pudding Recipe”