Tag Archives: vegetable

Split Pea Soup with Kielbasa

3 Dec

Split pea soup

Recipe from Taste of Home

  • 2 celery ribs, thinly sliced
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 package (16 ounces) dried green split peas
  • 9 cups water, divided
  • 1 package (14 ounces) smoked turkey or beef kielbasa, halved and sliced
  • 4 medium carrots, halved and thinly sliced
  • 2 medium potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper

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Beef Stew 2

22 Nov

Recipe adapted from allrecipes.com

I made this recipe before, but I decided to adapt it a different way.

  • 2 pounds beef stew meat, cut into 1 inch cubes
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 2  cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon of Tabasco
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups beef broth
  • 2 large potatoes, diced
  • 4 carrots, sliced
  • 3 stalks celery, chopped

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Soy Cheese Veggie Pizza

14 Oct

  • Pre-made herb pizza dough from Trader Joe’s (I seriously can’t make anything better than this from scratch!)
  • 12 oz shredded soy cheese (I got mine at Trader Joe’)
  • 1 can of pizza sauce from Trader Joe’s
  • 1/4 cup yellow squash, sliced
  • 1/4 cup zucchini, sliced
  • 1/4 cup mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/4 cup onion, chopped
  • Italian chicken sausage, cooked
  • 1/4 cup red bell pepper, sliced
  • 2 gloves garlic, minced

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Stuffed Bell Peppers

21 Nov


Recipe loosely borrowed from Emerill: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/emeril-lagasse/sausage-stuffed-bell-peppers-recipe3/index.html

  • 4 bell peppers – choose your color
  • 2 cups cooked Jasmine rice
  • 6 small turkey sausage patties
  • 1 pound ground turkey
  • 1 tspn pepper
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 1 tbspn Mrs. Dash seasoning
  • 1 tbspn sun dried tomato paste
  • 1 stalk of celery

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