Broccoli, Ham & Cheese Pasta Casserole

Pasta, broccoli and ham mixed in a delicious cheese sauce then topped with crushed Ritz crackers that have been mixed with butter and baked in the oven. Adapted from: http://www.awickedwhisk.com   Ingredients for casserole.   Ingredients for topping.   Pour the melted butter over the crushed crackers.   Using your fingers or a fork, mix the butter into the cracker […]

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Tortellini & Broccoli Alfredo Casserole

Tortellini combined with broccoli, seasoned with basil & topped with alfredo sauce then baked in the oven. This is a simple & delicious meal that will feed an entire family. I used tortellini filled with chicken and rosemary, we also love the tortellini filled with sweet Italian sausage or just use whatever is your favorite.   Ingredients   In a […]

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Macaroni Grill Copycat Penne Rustica

Penne pasta, shrimp and chicken all tossed with a creamy cheese sauce then baked in the oven for an amazing meal. This is great as a family meal or for guests. Prep time is about 25 minutes and cooking time is an additional 10 – 15 minutes. Source: Adapted from Six Sisters’ Stuff Copycat Cooking   Ingredients   In a […]

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Cheeseburger & Fries Casserole

A delicious cheeseburger casserole with a cheesy ground beef bottom that is topped with fries, covered with cheddar cheese and baked in a casserole dish. This tasted amazing, everyone cleaned their plates and there wasn’t any leftovers! One of my fellow bloggers, http://www.miniturepincher.wordpress.com, suggested that I try a recipe similar to this one. They said they loved it and now […]

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Mongolian Beef With Ramen Noodles

Mongolian Beef With Noodles is made with steak, carrots, broccoli, garlic and Ramen Noodles tossed in a delicious sauce and topped off with toasted sesame seeds. This is a quick and easy meal that I absolutely loved!   Another cooking class recipe by Chef Christal Jakopak. Like the other class food pictures, not the best quality pictures but the class […]

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Cajun Butter Pasta

A delicious Cajun Butter Pasta that is made with fettuccini, asparagus, garlic, parmesan cheese, white wine and cherry tomatoes tossed with just enough Cajun seasoned cream sauce. You can substitute chicken broth for the wine and any other vegetable for the asparagus if you want. Feel free to increase the Cajun seasoning if you like it spicy. This recipe is […]

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Beef Tamale Pie

Beef Tamale Pie has a corn muffin bottom, topped with red enchilada sauce, ground beef with onions and green peppers then all that covered with cheese. This is another cooking class recipe so pictures were taken quickly. This was made in an aluminum pan so we could take it home. I don’t care for green peppers so this was given […]

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Skillet Chicken Pot Pie

Skillet Chicken Pot Pie is full of chicken and vegetables that are cooked in one skillet then covered with pie dough and baked in the oven. Use a cast iron skillet (or an oven safe skillet) and everything can be done in one pan. This is another post from a cooking class that I attended. The pictures were taken in […]

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