Slow Cooker Loaded Potato Soup

Yield: About 6 servings Ingredients 3 to 3 1/2 lbs russet potatoes, peeled and diced into 1/2-inch to 3/4-inch pieces (about 7 medium potatoes, 8 – 9 cups) 1 medium yellow onion, finely diced (1 cup) 3 (14.5 oz) cans low-sodium chicken broth 1 cup evaporated milk Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste…

Chocolate Earl Grey Tartlets

Makes 24 two-inch tarts For Crust 2 cups chocolate graham crackers, finely ground 10 tablespoons (1 stick plus 2 tablespoons) unsalted butter, melted 1/2 cup sugar Preheat oven 350F degrees. Stir together all ingredients. Distribute mixture among tartlet cups and press evenly onto the bottom and sides. Bake for about 10 minutes, until firm and…

Mango Pomegranate Salsa

Mango Salsa Prep Time: 15 minutes Delicious Pomegranate Mango salsa, the perfect snack. Ingredients 1/2 green pepper, seeded and diced 2 jalapenos, seeded and diced 1/2 red onion, diced 1 mango, diced 3 Tbsp pomegranate arils (seeds) 2 roma tomatoes, diced 3/4 tsp kosher salt pinch black pepper 3 tsp cilantro, snipped 1 lime, juiced…

Red Velvet Oreo Brownies

Ingredients: RED VELVET BROWNIES 2 large eggs 1/2 cup (115g) unsalted butter 1 cup (200g) granulated sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/4 cup (32g) unsweetened cocoa powder 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 Tablespoon liquid or gel red food coloring 3/4 teaspoon white vinegar 3/4 cup (95g) all-purpose flour COOKIES ‘N CREAM FROSTING 1/4 cup (60g) unsalted…

Citrus Quinoa Salad

Ingredients: 1 cup dry Quinoa, cook according to package directions 3/4 cup crumbled Feta Cheese 1/4 cup Green Onion, sliced 3 Blood Oranges, peel, remove seeds & cut into slices 2 Navel Oranges, peel, remove seeds & cut into slices 1 Pink Grapefruit, peel, remove seeds & cut into slices 1 Avocado, diced & toss…

Salted Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars

YIELD: one 8×8 pan, 9 to 12 squares PREP TIME: 15 minutes COOK TIME: 45 minutes TOTAL TIME: 1 hour, plus cooling time INGREDIENTS: Crust 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted 1 cup graham cracker crumbs 3/4 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 tablespoon cornstarch pinch salt, optional and to taste Cheesecake 1 large egg 8…

Chocolate caramel shortbread cookie bars

Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 30 minutes Total Time: 4 hours Yield: 24 bars Ingredients: Shortbread layer 2 1/4 cups (270 grams) all purpose flour 1/3 cup (70 grams) sugar 3/4 cup (170grams) unsalted butter, diced 1/2 tsp vanilla extract Chocolate layer 1/2 cup Hershey’s chocolate spread Caramel layer 1 can (14 oz) sweetened…

Peanut Butter Caramel Twix Bars

YIELD: one 8-by-8-inch pan, 9 to 12 generous squares PREP TIME: 15 minutes COOK TIME: 12 minutes TOTAL TIME: 27 minutes INGREDIENTS: Shortbread Crust 1/2 cup unsalted butter, extremely soft (1 stick) 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/3 cup confectioners’ sugar 1 tablespoon cornstarch 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Peanut Butter Filling 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted…