Blog Archives for category American Cuisine

These brownies are very sweet even with the tartness of the lemons. They are also very rich so you need to cut them into very small squares. Refreshing on a hot summer day.

Lemon Brownies

PrintLemon Brownies 12 Servings – Serving Size: 1 Brownie These brownies are very sweet even with the tartness of the… Continue reading »

I bought a whole bag full of lemons and I can't remember what I bought them for.  Needless to say, I need to use them up before they go bad.  So, everything is coming up lemons!

Cherry Lemon Bread

PrintCherry Lemon Bread 10 Servings – Serving Size: 1 Slice I bought a whole bag full of lemons and I… Continue reading »

Tuna Lemon Pasta - A light and refreshing meal covering all the bases, and I didn't heat up the house cooking it on such a hot summer day.

Tuna Lemon Pasta

PrintTuna Lemon Pasta 2 Servings A light and refreshing meal covering all the bases, and I didn’t heat up the… Continue reading »

A perfect example of my very odd taste buds.  This would also be good served over a bed of rice with some stir fry veggies.  I think I'm going to put some of the left overs in my salad tomorrow with some crispy rice noodles too.

BBQ Chicken a l’Orange

PrintBBQ Chicken a l’Orange 4 Servings – Serving Size: 1 Sandwich A perfect example of my very odd taste buds…. Continue reading »

Schlotzsky's is a chain based sandwich shop which originated in Austin, TX.  The Original sandwich consists of a sourdough bun, with deli meats, cheeses and marinated black olives.  The taste of this sandwich is very unique and I am very pleased that this copycat recipe nailed it.

Schlotzsky’s Original Sandwich Copycat

PrintSchlotzsky’s Original Sandwich Copycat 6 Servings – Serving Size: 1 Slice Schlotzsky’s is a chain based sandwich shop which originated… Continue reading »

Schlotzsky's is a chain based sandwich shop which originated in Austin, TX.  This is a copycat recipe of their signature sourdough bun used for their sandwiches.  This recipe is right on the money.

Schlotzsky’s Sourdough Bread Copycat

PrintSchlotzsky’s Sourdough Bread Copycat 6 Servings – Serving Size: 1 Slice Schlotzsky’s is a chain based sandwich shop which originated… Continue reading »

My son begged for these during his first tour to Iraq.  The cookies do have holes in them but by the time I got done messing with the caramel/coconut stuff I wasn't in the mood to make another hole in that. So next time I make them, they won't have any holes in the middle as that was a waste of time.

Samoas Girl Scout Cookies Copycat

PrintSamoas Girl Scout Cookies Copycat 20 Servings – Serving Size: 2 Cookies My son begged for these during his first… Continue reading »

My daughter and I threw these together one evening when we were having a little "girls night in".

Shrimp Stuffed Mushrooms

PrintShrimp Stuffed Mushrooms 8 Servings – Serving Size: 3 Mushrooms My daughter and I threw these together one evening when… Continue reading »

The coleslaw recipe was right on the money.  I would recommend making it the day before you wish to serve it.  When it sits in the refrigerator for awhile the flavors really have a chance to blend together.

KFC Coleslaw Copycat

PrintKFC Coleslaw Copycat 16 Servings The coleslaw recipe was right on the money. I would recommend making it the day… Continue reading »

These are so good I could eat them with every meal.  I really enjoy sweet potatoes, and they are very good for you.

Maple Mashed Sweet Potatoes

PrintMaple Mashed Sweet Potatoes 4 Servings These are so good I could eat them with every meal. I really enjoy… Continue reading »