French Onion Mashed Potatoes will breathe new life into your bag of side dish tricks. Your favorite mashed potatoes get kicked up a notch with the simpl addition of French onion soup mix. It’s such a simple addition, but it really beefs up the flavor.
You may think of lasagna as a fattening comfort food, but you will change your mind after trying this Ultimate Spinach Turkey Lasagna. It uses ricotta, mozzarella, and Parmesan cheeses as well as turkey to cut down on the fat content and calories. Spinach adds color, flavor, and fiber.
Herb Leg of lamb is marinated with herbs and spices, then roasted on a bed of carrots and leeks to bring out its natural, earthy flavor. Lamb is a traditional dish for Easter and Passover, but I love it year-round.
Simple but scrumptious little blueberry tarts are so easy to make at home. Two-bite brownies are a popular dessert snack, so why not two-bite pies?
Simple Parmesan pan-roasted shrimp is elevated by a quick, chunky medley of tomatoes, shallots, garlic, cannelini beans, and Parmesan cheese. Fast and easy on busy nights as a main dish or salad.
Spatchcock Herb Orange Chicken is a funny name for an unbelievably delicious entree. (Go ahead and giggle. I giggled myself the first time I heard the term “spatchcock.”) Basically, it means to open up the chicken so that it cooks flat, which also makes it cook faster.
Bacon Corn Saute incorporates bacon and bell peppers into the Southern favorite known as “fried corn” for a tasty, colorful winner.
Corned beef hash is a hearty comfort food, perfect for using up leftover corned beef from St. Patrick’s Day. My Granny-Ma’s version was just the potatoes, sweet onions, and corned beef, all fried in bacon grease.