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Brown stew chicken is a popular Jamaican chicken dish. Chicken is stewed until bone tender in a stew with a deep rich color and bold flavors. If you love Jamaican food, you will love this brown stew recipe. It's a great alternative to oxtail stew, which is another classic Jamaican stew, because it's quicker and will be least expensive and easily accessible for a weeknight meal.
Garlic herb butter roasted chicken is the perfect Sunday dinner main attraction. Who doesn't love a good roasted chicken? This is one of my favorite chicken recipes and will have the house smelling GLORIOUS! The garlic herb butter that is slathered all over this bird is going to keep the chicken super moist and super flavorful. Yes, even the chicken breasts are super moist. The butter helps with the crispy skin, which is key with any roasted chicken. Flabby and soft chicken skin is a no go!
Slow cooker pork carnitas is slow cooked pork that is pulled apart and then broiled until there are both crispy and tender pieces. My recipe is super easy and gives the perfect slow cooker pork carnitas. You could also use a pressure cooker like an instant pot if you wanted to speed up the cooking process but I believe low and slow is the best way. Its ssoooooo good and can be used with warm tortillas in tacos, burritos, quesadillas, or on its on with sides.
Spicy rigatoni vodka pasta is a hearty pasta dish that can be found at your favorite restaurants especially if they specialize in Italian cuisine. Rigatoni pasta is coated in a tomato based sauce that brings heat with calabrian chili peppers, a big splash of vodka, and cream. No need for a jarred sauce here because you can make it from scratch with simple ingredients right in your kitchen.
Crab deviled eggs are the perfect appetizer for a holiday party or any social gathering. It's perfect hard boiled eggs halved and filled with a flavorful filling made from the yolks and crab meat. This is an amped up version of traditional deviled eggs.
This tres leches cake with cake mix is an easy way to make this Mexican dessert instead of making it from scratch. For those that aren't great at baking (raises hand), this is a simple recipe and easy to follow. This by far one of my favorite cakes and I highly recommend you make this shortcut version. Tres Leches translates to three milks which makes this a very moist cake. With a whipped cream topping and fresh berries you really can't go wrong with this dessert.
Chicken fried steak gets it's name from being similar to fried chicken in the sense that it is breaded and fried to crispy, golden perfection. Not to be confused with country-fried steak which is fried with brown gravy and onions. This steak recipe is served with a white cream gravy. Chicken fried steak is the perfect steak recipe to have for dinner after a busy work day. It's quick and easy and sure to be a fast family favorite and everyone will have a clean plate.
Spicy Jamaican beef patties are a Caribbean spicy meat pie. It has a buttery flaky crust that is colored and flavored by the curry powder and turmeric. The spicy filling has just the right amount of spice from the scotch bonnet to give it a nice quick. I like to make a big batch and freeze them, that way I can have a homemade Jamaican beef patty when ever I want. They are also great to give to family and friends.
Nashville hot chicken tenders are crispy fried chicken strips that are then dipped in a spicy oil and topped with slices of pickle. These are the real deal and you can adjust the heat level of the spicy chicken tenders based on your preference. This is a great recipe for lunch, dinner, or even a late night snack. This is way better than the KFC recipe so do yourself a favor and make this hot chicken recipe soon!
Prime rib roast is a special occasion entree because it is an expensive cut of meat. It's a popular holiday dinner item and cooked a lot for Christmas dinner. If you are hosting a dinner party and really want to impress your guests, this is the perfect meal. This garlic and herb prime rib roast is restaurant quality right in the comfort of your own kitchen. Might I add that your kitchen will smell AMAZING while it is cooking. Simple ingredients have a delicious result with this recipe.
The perfect side dish to any latin dish is arroz con gandules which translates to rice with pigeon peas. Arroz con gandules is the national dish of Puerto Rico. It can be served with many different things but it is also delicious all on it's own. This puerto rican rice dish would be perfect served with pork chops which are my personal favorite. This rice recipe is typically made with salt pork, ham hock, or some ham flavoring but my rice is vegetarian friendly.
A dutch baby also known as the german pancake is baked in the oven instead of making on a stove top. It is a single large pancake instead of a traditional pancake stack. Peaches are everywhere right now because they are in season. I had a few in my fridge and was wondering how I can incorporate then in some breakfast instead of throwing them in a smoothie or just eating one. That is how this peach dutch baby pancake was born!
This baked lobster mac and cheese recipe is full of decadence. No need to wait until you go out to dinner when you can make it at home. This mac and cheese is made with three types of cheeses and sweet lobster. It's luxurious.
Chicken pot pie is one of my favorite comfort foods. I also love seafood so, why not combine both and make a seafood pot pie. This pot pie is super easy to make and full of seafood flavor. It’s a seafood chowder topped with a seasoned flaky puff pastry. It’s rich and filling and will make you want to make it over and over again.
This recipe is perfect for fluffy belgian waffles and I'm here to share that with you all! This is way better than freezer waffles that can come out crispy and hard. Yes, frozen waffles are convenient and fast but if you have the time please make these easy homemade waffles. They are a game changer and you will taste the difference.