Homemade RiceARoni is just as easy to make as the boxed stuff, and you probably already have all of the simple ingredient in stock on your kitchen shelves. It is so much better for you, because it has no preservatives or unprounceable additives. It takes only a matter of minutes to prepare the ingredients and only 20 minutes to cook. Make yourself proud and your family lick their lips.
Recipes for side dishes.
Garlic Cheese Hasselback Potatoes add the flavors of bacon, Parmesan cheese, and Italian herbs to make these popular potatoes extra-special. It takes a steady hand, a thin-bladed knife, and an extreme amount of patience, to cut down just far enough so that the potatoes fan out without cutting all the way through the base that holds them together. See my method below to breeze through this step.
Veggie Yellow Rice gets its characteristic bright yellow color from ground turmeric. You have probably used the yellow rice mix in cylindrical cellophane package commonly sold at most grocery stores. This scratch version assures you get a fresher flavor without the preservatives, and it is just as easy to make.
Colorful 7 Veggie Rice combines aromatic arborio rice with the goodness of seven different vegetables. It is the perfect side dish for any entree. Fast and easy.
Baked Potato Slabs take potato skins to a new level. The secret is in the method and the delicious herb butter. Perfect for a party appetizer or side dish.
Herbed Parmesan Potatoes may well be my favorite potato side dish. The combination of the Italian herbs, along with both Cheddar and Parmesan cheeses really perk up the flavor of bland potatoes. They couldn’t be easier to make. The method results in a crispy, seasoned cut edge. This recipe is […]
Mustard potato salad is a summer favorite for picnics, barbecues, and weekend parties. There’s something about that extra tang that the mustard lends to potato salad that makes the taste buds sing. It’s the perfect accompaniment to burgers, hot dogs, ribs, chicken, or just about any food you’ll find at […]
Stuffed peppers are a great meal-in-one choice for camping. These are filled with Italian-style beef and healthy brown rice, then wrapped in foil to take along on your trip. They made be made ahead up to 3 days in advance, ready to pop in the cooler and head to the […]