chef latoya

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Bacon Cheeseburger Pockets

Bacon Cheeseburger Pockets

In a large skillet, cook the beef, bacon and onion over medium heat until browned. drain.  Add cheese, cook and stir over low heat until melted
Baked Scotch Eggs

Baked Scotch Eggs

1 Heat oven to 400°F. In large bowl, mix pork sausage, onion and salt
Roasted Turkey Breast

Roasted Turkey Breast

We are a big chicken family, any time we are eating poultry I can guarantee it is chicken. Unless of course it is Thanksgiving or Christmas, then you will find us eating the other, other white meat
Apricot Canapes

Apricot Canapes

Top each apricots with 1/2 teaspoon cheese. Sprinkle with pistachios and drizzle with honey. sprinkle with pepper
Swedish Ginger Cookies

Swedish Ginger Cookies

Cream shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Add molasses. Add the egg. Mix together the flour, soda, salt, cinnamon, ginger, cloves and allspice
Tex-Mex Taco Salad

Tex-Mex Taco Salad

Combine salsa and sour cream in a large bowl. Heat oil in a medium nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add onion and garlic and cook, stirring often, until softened, 1 to 2 minutes
Grilled Steak Salad

Grilled Steak Salad

First, make a rub for the steak, using the oregano, ground cinnamon, garlic, salt, and pepper. Mix in a small amount of oil so it adheres to flank steak
Mexican Steak Tacos

Mexican Steak Tacos

Cook Rice. Meanwhile, combine cumin, garlic powder, taco sauce, salsa, salt and rub over both sides of steak
Healthy Beef and Pepper Stir Fry Recipe

Healthy Beef and Pepper Stir Fry Recipe

Sometimes you have had a long day at work and it is hot outside so the last thing you want to be doing is spending time slaving over the stove
Blueberry Coffee Cake - Bake or Break

Blueberry Coffee Cake - Bake or Break

Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease a 9-inch springform pan. ** Whisk the 2 cups of flour with the sugar, baking powder, and salt
Pulled chicken tortilla bean stew filling

Pulled chicken tortilla bean stew filling

Bring water to the boil and crumble the chicken stock cube in the water. Add the chicken breast to the boiling water and cook for 25 minutes and a shimmering heat
Buttermilk-Marinated Roast Chicken

Buttermilk-Marinated Roast Chicken

The day before you want to cook the chicken, remove the wingtips by cutting through the first wing joint with poultry shears or a sharp knife
Parmesan Shrimp Pasta

Parmesan Shrimp Pasta

In a large pot of salted boiling water, cook penne until al dente. Drain, returning 1/2 cup pasta water, and return to pot
20-Minute Shrimp & Spinach Curry

20-Minute Shrimp & Spinach Curry

Is it cliché to start a post with a cliché. Absence really does make the heart grow fonder. Clichés really get a bad rap, but you know what
Goan Shrimp Curry

Goan Shrimp Curry

The other day, I tried making Goan shrimp curry following Vahchef’s recipe. Vahchef. This is a Goan delicacy made with shrimp…
Banana Cake VI

Banana Cake VI

Preheat oven to 275 degrees F (135 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9x13 inch pan. In a small bowl, mix mashed bananas with lemon juice, set aside
Taco Zucchini Lasagna

Taco Zucchini Lasagna

Preheat oven to 350º. In a large skillet over medium heat, heat oil. Add onion and cook until tender, 5 minutes