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Dinner Tonight: Easy Beef Taco Pie
Your family will love this flavorful take on classic tacos. Watch this easy dish come together quickly, perfect for a weeknight meal.a crowd. Let's get started. First, brush a [unk] tri plate with olive oil and spread a large spoonful of diced tomatoes in the bottom of the dish. Arrange four 6-inch flour tortillas on top of the tomatoes and up the sides of the plate, overlapping if necessary. Then, set aside. For the filling, in a skillet, cook 12 ounces of ground beef, one chopped onion, and one chopped sweet pepper over medium heat until the meat is brown. Then, drain off the fat. Add one teaspoon of chili powder , 1/4 teaspoon of cinnamon. Cook and stir for one minute. Stir in about half the remaining diced tomatoes. Bring the mixture to
Tilapia Pasta: A Fast and Flavorful Weeknight Meal
Your family will love this simple, tasty pasta dish. Get the secrets to our flavorful sauce that's bursting with flavor.A simple tilapia linguine and a tomato sauce bursting with flavor from fennel and capers is the perfect way to add fish to your weeknight repertoire. Start by cooking eight ounces of linguine according to package directions. Reserve about 1/4 cup of cooking water and drain. Meanwhile, season about 12 ounces of tilapia fillets with salt and pepper. Heat one tablespoon of olive oil over medium high heat. Add the tilapia, and cook about six minutes or until the fish flakes easily with a fork. Remove the fish and set aside. Add another tablespoon of olive oil to the skillet, and add a cup of finely chopped onion and a cup of chopped fennel. Cook and stir for about five minutes or until tender. Next, add six cloves of minced garlic , a tablespoon of capers, and a teaspoon of dried Italian seasoning. Cook and stir about a minute more. Now, add a 14-1/2 ounce can of un-drained diced tomatoes, an 8-ounce can of tomato sauce , and the reserved pasta water. Bring to a boil. Boil gently, uncovered about eight minutes, stirring occasionally. Remove from the heat, stir
2014 Food Trends
What food trends do the editors of Better Homes and Gardens predict will hit the mainstream in 2014? We narrow it to five must-know ingredients and cooking techniques.tomorrow, whether it's a basic carrot, or one of the lesser known root vegetables , we can't get enough. What's more? We're growing them, we're canning them and we're basing entire meals on them. Meatless meal's another
How Better Homes and Gardens Recipes are Created
Tour the Better Homes and Gardens kitchens and see editors evaluate recipes -- it's a sneak peek behind the scenes!more than delicious, our recipes have to fit your modern ingredients and innovative techniques . They have to be easy enough for the first time cook and yet interesting enough for someone who's been cooking for a
Caramel Apples 4 Ways
Whether you call them caramel apples or candy apples, we've got tips for how to make caramel apples at home, plus four tasty dipping ideas!skewer into the stem end then set the apples on a buttered baking sheet . Next, we'll make our caramel. In a saucepan, combine one 14-ounce package of vanilla caramels. Add 2 tablespoons of whipping cream . Cook and stir this mixture over medium low until completely melted. If the mixture becomes too thick, reheat a few minutes to desired consistency. Working quickly, dip each apple in the caramel mixture, turning to coat. If you wanna add toppings, now is the time. Try chopped nuts, crushed pretzels, or chocolates chips . Have fun and experiment with different flavors. Let your apples stand until set. And that's how you make this easy recipe for
How to Cook Pork Chops with Maple Apples
Wanna know how to cook pork chops like a pro? We'll show you how easy it is to make pork chops with maple apples. It's one of our favorite pork recipes for fall!Today, we're making a weeknight-friendly recipe: Pork Chops with Maple Apples and Onions. Begin by sprinkling both sides of the pork chops for salt and pepper. Heat 1 tablespoon of the Olive oil in a large skillet. Add the pork chops and cook for 8 to 12 minutes turning once halfway through. A thermometer inserted to the side, into the center should read 145 degrees. Remove from the skillet and cover to keep warm. Next, add 2 apples that had been cored and thinly sliced. One medium onion cut into wedges and 2 cloves of minced garlic. Cook for 2 minutes stirring occasionally. Add a quarter cup of apple juice and cook for about 4 more minutes or until most of the liquid has evaporated and the apples are
30-Minute Dinner: Pumpkin Soup with Lentils
Whip up a 30-minute minute dinner that's loaded with everyone's favorite fall ingredient: pumpkin! Our editors show you how easy it is to use canned pumpkin in our delicious pumpkin soup.-A spiced pumpkin soup with lentils is full of rich flavor and so easy to make. Keep a few cans of pumpkin puree on hand and be ready to whip up this dish in no time. In a large Dutch oven, heat 1 tablespoon of olive oil . Add 1 small sweet onion cut into wedges, 1 chopped yellow sweet pepper, and half of a cup of lentils that have been rinsed and drained. Cook and stir for 2 minutes. Stir in 2 teaspoons of grated fresh ginger, 1 teaspoon of curry powder, 1 teaspoon of cumin, one 26-ounce box of chicken stock, one 15-ounce can of pumpkin puree, and 3 quarters cup of water. Bring to boiling then reduce heat to medium low and simmer. Covered for 25 minutes until the lentils are tender.
30-Minute Dinner: Pork Sandwich with Tarragon Apple Slaw
Watch as we turn pork tenderloin into a delicious pork sandwich with a tangy apple slaw in just five easy steps.
Ultimate Pumpkin Pie: Made with Sweet Potatoes!
Sweet potato pie and pumpkin pie join forces in our amazingly delicious pumpkin pie recipe. Our food editor Hali shows you how to make pie crust that's flaky and delicious along with the steps for our sweet and crunchy topping.
How to Make Caramel Apple-Cherry Pie
Perfect for fall gatherings or special occasions, we'll show you how to make a fruit pie with beautiful leaf pastry cutouts.