1 can (10-1/2 ounces) condensed beef broth, undiluted
3/4 cup uncooked long grain rice
1 jar (4-1/2 ounces) sliced mushrooms, drained
1/4 cup butter, melted
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon onion salt
In a 2-qt. microwave-safe dish, combine all ingredients. Cover and microwave on high for 4 minutes. Microwave at 50% power for 12 minutes. Let stand for 5-10 minutes. Stir before serving. Yield: 4 servings.
Recipe found here: Mushroom Rice
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1 loaf unsliced French bread (1 pound)
3 to 4 tablespoons mayonnaise
2 tablespoons butter, softened
1 tablespoon prepared mustard
10 lettuce leaves
5 thin slices deli ham, halved
5 slices pimiento loaf, halved, optional
10 slices salami
5 slices Swiss cheese, halved
5 slices part-skim mozzarella cheese, halved
10 thinly sliced red or green bell pepper rings
Cut bread into 22 slices, leaving slices attached at the bottom. Cut off and discard the end pieces. In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise, butter and mustard until blended. Spread over every other slice of bread.
Between the slices spread with mayonnaise mixture, place a lettuce leaf, the meats, cheeses and one pepper ring. To serve, cut completely through the loaf, forming sandwiches. Yield: 10 servings.
Recipe found here: Buffet Sandwich
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Creamy Noodle Casserole
1 package (12 ounces) egg noodles
1 package (16 ounces) frozen broccoli cuts
3 cups cubed fully cooked ham
1 cup (4 ounces) shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Parmesan cheese
1/3 cup butter, cubed
1/2 cup half-and-half cream
1/4 teaspoon each garlic powder, salt and pepper
In a Dutch oven, cook noodles in boiling water for 5 minutes. Add broccoli and ham; cook 5-10 minutes longer or until noodles are tender.
Drain; return to pan. Stir in the remaining ingredients. Cook and stir over low heat until butter is melted and mixture is heated through. Yield: 8 servings.
Recipe found here: Creamy Noodle Casserole
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Slow Cooker Mushroom Spinach Lasagna
PAM® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 pkg (8 oz each) fresh sliced mushrooms
1 pkg (6 oz each) baby spinach leaves
1 can (14.5 oz each) Hunt’s® Diced Tomatoes with Basil, Garlic and Oregano, undrained
2 cups Hunt’s® Tomato Sauce
1/2 teaspoon dried Italian seasoning
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 container (8 oz each) part-skim ricotta cheese
1/2 cup Kraft® Grated Parmesan Cheese, divided
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
6 dry lasagna noodles, uncooked
1-1/2 cups shredded Italian blend cheese, divided
Spray inside of 4-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Add mushrooms; cook 3 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add spinach; cook 3 minutes more or until mushrooms are tender and spinach is wilted, stirring occasionally. Stir in undrained tomatoes, tomato sauce, Italian seasoning and salt. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer 3 minutes, stirring occasionally. Meanwhile, combine ricotta cheese, 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese and pepper in small bowl; set aside.
Spread 3/4 cup sauce mixture over bottom of slow cooker. Layer 3 lasagna noodles over sauce mixture, breaking noodles to fit. Top with 3/4 cup sauce mixture, ricotta cheese mixture and 1 cup Italian cheese. Top with 3/4 cup sauce mixture and remaining 3 lasagna noodles, breaking to fit. Spoon remaining sauce mixture over noodles.
Cover; cook on LOW 5 hours or until noodles are tender. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup Italian cheese and remaining 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese. Cover; let stand 5 minutes or until cheese melts.
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Mallorca-Style Vegetable Bake
1 pound baking potatoes, cut into 1/2-inch cubes
1 cup chopped onion
1 tablespoon minced garlic
2 tablespoons virgin olive oil
2 cans (14.5 oz each) Hunt’s® Diced Tomatoes with Basil, Garlic and Oregano, drained
1 pound eggplant, peeled, cut into 1/2-inch cubes
1 pound zucchini, quartered lengthwise, sliced 1/2-inch thick
1 tablespoon chopped fresh basil
1 teaspoon chopped fresh oregano
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
Preheat oven to 400°F. Place potatoes, onion and garlic in 13×9-inch casserole dish. Drizzle with oil and toss together. Bake uncovered 20 minutes, stirring after 10 minutes.
Stir in drained tomatoes, eggplant, zucchini, basil, oregano, salt and pepper. Bake uncovered 10 minutes more or until desired doneness.
Recipe found here: Mallorca-Style Vegetable Bake
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Pastry for single-crust pie (9 inches)
1-1/2 cups chopped fresh broccoli florets
1 small onion, finely chopped
1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
1 each small green, sweet red and orange peppers, finely chopped
2 tablespoons butter
1 cup chopped fresh spinach
1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Mexican cheese blend
6 Eggland’s Best® Eggland’s Best Eggs, lightly beaten
1-3/4 cups 2% milk
1/2 teaspoon salt
Preheat oven to 350°. Line a 9-in. deep-dish pie plate with pastry; trim and flute edges. In a large skillet, saute broccoli, onion, mushrooms and peppers in butter until tender. Stir in spinach. Spoon into prepared crust; sprinkle with cheese. In a large bowl, whisk eggs, milk and salt; pour over cheese.
Bake 45-55 minutes or until a knife inserted near center comes out clean. Let stand 10 minutes before cutting. Yield: 8 servings.
Editor’s Note: You may also use this recipe to fill two frozen 9-in. deep-dish pie shells. Bake the quiches for 40-45 minutes. Each yields six servings.
Recipe found here: Rainbow Quiche
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Salsa Verde Chicken Casserole
2 cups shredded rotisserie chicken
1 cup (8 ounces) sour cream
1-1/2 cups salsa verde, divided
8 corn tortillas (6 inches)
2 cups chopped tomatoes
1/4 cup minced fresh cilantro
2 cups (8 ounces) shredded Monterey Jack cheese
Optional toppings: avocado slices, thinly sliced green onions or fresh cilantro leaves
Combine the chicken, sour cream and 3/4 cup salsa in a small bowl. Spread 1/4 cup salsa on the bottom of a greased 8-in.-square baking dish.
Layer with half of the tortillas and chicken mixture; sprinkle with the tomatoes, minced cilantro and half of the cheese. Repeat layers with remaining tortillas, chicken mixture and cheese.
Bake, uncovered, at 400° for 20-25 minutes or until bubbly. Serve with remaining salsa and, if desired, optional toppings. Yield: 6 servings.
Recipe found here: Salsa Verde Chicken Casserole
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