Fajita Salad

My roommate and I decided to have a “Productive Group” night last Thursday. This consisted of our friends Ali and Alex joining us for a workout then making dinner together as a group. Earlier in the week I found a Pinterest post 18 of the Best Salad Recipes and sent the link to Alex instructing her to pick two to three recipes. A few days later Alex responded … Continue reading Fajita Salad

Midwestern Empanadas

The other night while going through my mail I decided to read through one of my  Laithwaites Catalogs. I can’t believe I never noticed that they have been sending me recipes to pair with my stellar wine subscription. If you have never heard of Laithwaites Wine I highly recommend researching it! Cabernets are always my favorite and in my most recent mailer was a recipe … Continue reading Midwestern Empanadas

Salsa Fried Chicken

Last Monday was Tex-Mex night at Hunk House. I made an amazing Oven Roasted Salsa, Salsa Fried Chicken with Corn and Jalapeño Corn Muffins in an attempt to use up the large volumes of peppers and tomatoes from my Salsa Garden. Everything was delicious and so fresh tasting, not to mention super easy! Ingredients: 1 C. Oven Roasted Salsa, plus more for dipping later 3 Boneless Skinless … Continue reading Salsa Fried Chicken

Oven Roasted Salsa

I have been trying to get creative with my Salsa Garden this year. Since I decided to use all Burpee plants my gardens have produced double what I am used to and it has pushed me to try new and exciting things in the kitchen. Monday night I made Oven Roasted Salsa, Salsa Fried Chicken and Jalapeño Corn Muffins.  After bringing in a fresh batch of Bell Peppers, … Continue reading Oven Roasted Salsa

Jalapeño Corn Muffins

With my Salsa Garden in full swing I have been trying to find new ways to use the bowls filled with peppers I have scattered throughout my kitchen. Last night I made an amazing Oven Roasted Salsa, Salsa Fried Chicken with Corn and Jalapeño Corn Muffins. I am definitely a flavor over heat kind of person so I was very nervous how these things would turn out … Continue reading Jalapeño Corn Muffins

Fiesta Filling

This Fiesta Filling is perfect to top nachos, salads or even for making tacos and burritos. It is quick and simple to make and easy to customize to your own tastes. Ingredients: 1 Red Bell Pepper (diced) 1 Yellow Bell Pepper (diced) 1 Green Bell Pepper (diced) 1/3 C. Red Onion (diced) 2 C. Corn (I use corn that I froze from the farmers market) 1 (4 oz.) … Continue reading Fiesta Filling