Famous Recipes

Famous and not so famous recipes – who are you to decide? Who am I to decide?

Hashbrown’s and Beef

1 or 1 1/2 lbs ground beef
28 oz. bag of shredded hash brown potatoes
16 oz. shredded cheddar cheese
1 or 2 cans of cream of mushroom soup
1/2 cup finely chopped onion
8 oz. sour cream

Brown gr. beef, drain well. Mix all ingredient in a casserole dish or
crock pot. Cook at 350 for 1 to 1 1/2 hours til brown and onion is
done, or put in crock pot on high for 4-6 hours. Can add a can of
mushrooms .

September 11, 2007 Posted by | Beef, Casserole Recipes, Chicken Recipe, Cooking, Crock Pot, Crockpot, Crockpot Recipes, Dinner, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Lunch, Meals, Method, Recipe, Recipes, Slow Cooker | Leave a comment

Famous Dave’s Legendary Pit Barbecue Ribs

Rib Rub
2 cups packed light brown sugar
1 cup kosher salt
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup garlic seasoning
1/4 cup chili powder
1/4 cup lemon pepper
1/4 teaspoon onion salt
1/4 cup celery salt
2 tablespoons coarse ground black pepper
2 tablespoons whole celery seeds
1 teaspoon crushed cloves
1 tablespoon cayenne pepper
1/2 cup Mrs. Dash original blend
1/4 cup salt

Ribs
2 (4-5 pound) racks spareribs
1/2 cup Italian salad dressing
1/2 teaspoon coarse ground pepper
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1 cup minced dried onion
1 cup Rib Rub
1 (20 ounce) bottle Famous Dave’s BBQ sauce

Mix all rub ingredients. Store in airtight container. Makes 6 cups

Night before smoking, trim ribs of fat. Place in large plastic bag
and pour in Italian dressing to coat. Remove and wipe dressing off.
Sprinkle each rib with pepper and then 1/4 cup of brown sugar and
1/2 cup onion flakes. Wrap each rib in plastic and refrigerate
overnight.

The next morning remove from wrap and wipe off ribs. Coat front and
back with rib rub and rub into meat. Using a chimney charcoal
starter get 15 briquettes red hot. Place coals on end of grill and 1
pound of green hickory around coals. Use water-soaked hickory chunks
if you can’t get fresh cut hickory. Keep internal temp of grill at
200 to 255 degrees F. Add more charcoal and hickory chunks every
hour as needed. Place ribs bone side down but not directly over hot
coals.
After 3 hours, remove ribs from grill and wrap in aluminum foil.
Hold in covered grill at 180 to 200 degrees F for 1 1/2 to 2 hours
or until fork tender. Build hot bed of coals over entire bottom of
grill. Place ribs on grill to add char flavor. When meat becomes
bubbly it is done. Slather with BBQ sauce. Let heat caramelize sauce
(secret to tender smoky ribs).

Servings 5- 6

End of Summer Recipe Carnival

August 31, 2007 Posted by | BBQ, BBQ Recipes, Beef, Beef Recipes, Carnival Of The Recipes, Carnivals, Cooking, Cooking and Food, Dinner, Events, Family, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Lunch, Method, Recipe, Recipes, Summer Recipes | 4 Comments

Crock Pot Hamburger Dip

1 lb. extra lean hamburger
1/2 cup onion, finely diced
2 cloves, garlic, minced
Salt to taste
1 can (8 oz.) tomato sauce
1/4 cup ketchup
3/4 tsp. dried oregano, crushed
1 tsp. sugar
1 pkg. (8 oz.) cream cheese, cubed
1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
Brown hamburger and onions is a skillet. Drain and discard fat.
Pour browned hamburger and onions in the crock pot/slow cooker.
Add remaining ingredients, and stir well.
Cover and cook on LOW heat setting until cream cheese is melted and mixture is well incorporated. This will take approximately 1 hour. Stir well again,
taste and adjust seasonings.
Serve hot, with tortilla chips plain crackers or thin slices of French bread.

Makes: 5 to 6 cups.

Slow Cooker Recipes

August 30, 2007 Posted by | Appetizer Recipes, Appetizers, Beef, Beef Recipes, Crock Pot, Crockpot, Crockpot Recipes, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Method, Recipe, Recipes, Slow Cooker, Snacks | Leave a comment

Crockpot Shredded Beef Sandwiches

Crockpot Shredded Beef Sandwiches

1 (3 lb) boneless beef roast
1 medium onion, chopped
1/3 cup vinegar
3 bay leaves
1/2 tsp salt (optional)
1/4 tsp ground cloves
1/8 tsp garlic powder
12 hamburger buns, split

Cut roast in half; place in a crockpot. Combine next
5 ingredients; pour over roast. Cover and cook on low
heat for 10 to 12 hours or until meat is very tender.
Discard bay leaves. Remove meat and shred with a fork.
Serve on buns.

Serves 12

NUTRITIONAL ANALYSIS: One 1/2 C. serving (prepared without salt,
calculated without bun) equals: 173 calories, 53 mg sodium,
78 mg cholesterol, 2 gm carbohydrate, 26 gm protein, 6 gm fat

DIABETIC EXCHANGES: 3 lean meat

Posted for the Slow Cooker Recipes Edition of the Carnival of the Recipes

August 4, 2007 Posted by | Beef, Beef Recipes, Carnival Of The Recipes, Carnivals, Cooking, Cooking and Food, Crock Pot, Crockpot, Crockpot Recipes, Diabetic Recipes, Dinner, Events, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Lunch, Meals, Method, Recipe, Recipes, Sandwiches, Slow Cooker, Summer Recipes | 1 Comment

Carnival of the Recipes

Special Diets Edition

The 151st edition of the Carnival of the Recipes is up for your dining pleasure. This week, participants were asked to submit recipes for special diets.

Next week’s edition will be hosted by Slow Cooker Recipes with a theme to sweat over: It’s Too Hot to Cook (Crockpot and slow cooker recipes). Recipes can be submitted through Blog Carnival.

To learn more about future recipes carnivals visit here.

A sampling of recipes includes:

Diabetic Recipes provides a snack with Diabetic Chocolate Chip Cookies.

Pancake Recipes starts the day with Low-Carb Pancakes. No wheat flour.

Low-Fat Chicken with Artichokes and Diabetic, Low-Fat Armenian Chicken.

Famous Recipes cooks up Low-Fat Roasted Cauliflower

Slow Cooker Recipes provides a low-fat recipe for Mushroom Stroganoff Crockpot

Christmas Recipes gifts us with Christmas No-Fat White Sangria Punch.

Roasted Corn And Green Chile Soup.

Our Carnival hostess, Shawn Lea at Everything and Nothing, offers Mexican Squash Casserole, a recipe to keep handy when your zucchini produces prodigiously.

July 29, 2007 Posted by | Breakfast, Carnival Of The Recipes, Carnivals, Chicken, Chicken Breast Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Cooking, Cooking and Food, Crock Pot, Crockpot, Crockpot Recipes, Dessert, Diabetic Recipes, Dinner, Events, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Lunch, Meals, Method, Pancake Recipes, Recipe, Recipes, Slow Cooker, Soup, Soup Recipes, Soups | 3 Comments

Carnival of the Recipes #151

BBQ Sauce Recipes Carnival of the Recipes is Up

Carnival #151: The Secret’s-in-the-Sauce Edition

Dawn has gathered all of the best recipes that use BBQ sauce from our Carnival friends and the Carnival of the Recipes: The Secret’s-in-the-Sauce Edition is ready for your perusal at carnival of the recipes saucy edition

Slow Cooker Recipes contributed a delicious Honey BBQ Pork Slow Cooker Recipe dish.

Chicken Recipes provided an interesting recipe for Next Day Left Over Fried Chicken BBQ and there was a BBQ Chicken Crock Style recipe from Chicken Recipes

Famous recipes offered simple BBQ sauce and Texas BBQ Beef & Beans are on the menu over at World Famous Recipes

Christmas Recipes offered up Barbequed Meatballs.

Next week’s Carnival will be hosted at Christmas Recipes and will feature Christmas in July! Those who wish to participate should get their recipe submissions in by Noon of next Saturday (the 21st) or if you’d like to host, send an email to shawn.lea@gmail.com with the word host in the subject

July 17, 2007 Posted by | BBQ, BBQ Recipes, Carnival Of The Recipes, Carnivals, Chicken Recipe, Cooking, Cooking and Food, Events, Famous Recipes, Food, Method, Recipe, Recipes, Summer Recipes | Leave a comment

Texas BBQ Beef and Beans

1 1/2 cups finely chopped onion
1 {8 oz.} can tomato sauce
1/2 cup mild or medium picante sauce
2 Tbs. cider vinegar
1 1/2 Tbs. brown sugar
1 Tbs. chili powder
2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
1/4 tsp. black pepper
1 lb. beef, trimmed of fat and cut into narrow strips
2 garlic cloves, minced
3 {16 oz.} cans kidney beans, rinsed and drained

In slow cooker/Crock Pot, stir together onion, tomato sauce, picante sauce,
vinegar, brown sugar, chili powder, Worcestershire sauce, and pepper. Stir in
beef, garlic, and beans. Cover and cook on HIGH setting for 1 hour. Turn
setting to LOW and cook for 5 to 6 hours.

July 14, 2007 Posted by | BBQ, BBQ Recipes, Beef, Beef Recipes, Beef Stew Recipes, Carnival Of The Recipes, Carnivals, Cooking, Cooking and Food, Crock Pot, Crockpot, Crockpot Recipes, Dinner, Events, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Meals, Method, Recipe, Recipes, Slow Cooker, Stew Recipes, Summer Recipes | 6 Comments

Famous Recipes – Zucchini Kabobs

Zucchini & Chicken Kabobs

1/3 cup bottled balsamic vinaigrette
2 Tbsp spicy brown mustard
4 skinned, boned chicken-breast halves, trimmed of visible fat, each cut
in half lengthwise, then crosswise in
1 1/4-in.-wide pieces
1 each yellow squash and zucchini (about 6 oz each), halved lengthwise,
then cut diagonally in 1/2-in.-wide pieces
Eight 10- to 12-in. skewers

1. Whisk vinaigrette and mustard in a medium bowl until blended. Remove
2 Tbsp and set aside. Add chicken and both squashes to bowl; toss to
coat.

2. Heat barbecue grill. While grill heats, alternately thread chicken
and squashes on skewers, leaving small spaces between food. Discard
dressing in bowl.

3. Grill 4 to 6 in. from heat source 12 to 13 minutes, turning once,
until chicken is cooked through and squashes are crisp- tender. Drizzle
or brush with reserved 2 Tbsp dressing. Serves 4.

July 7, 2007 Posted by | Appetizer Recipes, Appetizers, BBQ, Carnival Of The Recipes, Carnivals, Chicken, Chicken Breast Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Cooking, Cooking and Food, Dinner, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Meals, Method, Recipe, Recipes, Vegetable Recipes, Vegetables | 1 Comment

Baked Sweet Potatoes in the Crockpot

   5 medium sweet potatoes or yams

   Wash potatoes. Drain but do NOT dry. Set in the
   crockpot. Cover and cook on low for 4 to 6 hours
   (depending on size of potatoes).

July 3, 2007 Posted by | Cooking, Cooking and Food, Crock Pot, Crockpot, Crockpot Recipes, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Method, Potato Recipes, Potatoes, Recipe, Recipes, Slow Cooker, Vegetables | Leave a comment

The Great Outdoors Recipes Carnival

Recipe Carnival

 Totally Awesome Pancakes posted at Pancake Recipes and Crock Pot Sweet Saucy Ribs posted at Slow Cooker Recipes.

Chicken and Rice Soup Recipe posted at Chicken Recipes and Erma Bombeck’s Dip posted at Famous Recipes

July 3, 2007 Posted by | Carnival Of The Recipes, Carnivals, Chicken, Chicken Recipe, Chicken Recipes, Cooking, Cooking and Food, Crock Pot, Crockpot, Crockpot Recipes, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Method, Pancake Recipe, Pancake Recipes, Recipe, Recipes, Slow Cooker, Soup, Soup Recipes, Soups | Leave a comment