Category: Holidays

Alton Brown’s Brined Turkey – Best Thanksgiving Turkey Recipe

Alton Brown’s Brined Turkey is the absolute best thanksgiving turkey recipe I’ve ever used. Of course I don’t think Alton can do any wrong! He’s my favorite Food Network star. If you’ve never cooked a brined turkey then I think

Ham Hoppin’ John

Hoppin’ John is one of my favorite New Years Day dishes. This is a fabulous version of it. Some that I have had in the past have been pretty bland…. NOT this one! Very good Down Home Comfort food. It’s

Barbecue Meatballs

These Barbecue Meatballs really are so delicious, folks. I have been looking for the perfect meatball recipe for awhile now and have found it here! Sweet and tangy. Great for parties and get-togethers. They are always a hit because they

Parmesan Crusted Chicken Schnitzels

These Parmesan Crusted Chicken Schnitzels are a delectable low-calorie chicken dish packed with flavor but not calories and is perfect for anyone following a diet. The flavor is sooo good. I used panko breadcrumbs and shredded Parmesan and I serve

Easy Cornish Game Hens

This recipe is so easy but so delicious! When I last made it I made it even easier by not cutting the hens in half, and I cooked two hens — one for now and one for later. It has

Gingersnap Crusted Ham

I’d never thought to use gingersnaps as a crust for ham, but this Gingersnap Crusted Ham totally works!! A lovely spicy sweetness is added to the ham and it’s not over powering at all. I’m not usually a mustard lover, but

Leftover Turkey Kentucky Hot Brown

Oh my goodness, oh my goodness – Leftover Turkey Kentucky Hot Brown… These little babies are absolutely fabulous!! An impressive use of leftovers — and so quick! Leftover Turkey Kentucky Hot Brown Origin Chef Fred K. Schmidt at the Camberley

Turkey, Cheddar Cranberry Sandwich

This Turkey, Cheddar Cranberry Sandwich is a great way to use up some Thanksgiving leftovers! It’s delicious on grilled sourdough bread or a croissant. Believe it or not these sandwiches are a regular in some restaurants! They’re not just for

Turkey Panini With Cranberry Dressing

After the ball – when it’s quiet again – and you would like another taste of the turkey – try this sandwich! Thanks to its use of leftover turkey, stuffing, gravy AND cranberries, this pressed sandwich is the king of

Creamy Turkey Soup – Great Leftover Turkey Recipe

Great soup! I made this Creamy Turkey Soup with Thanksgiving leftovers and loved it so much that I made it again with chicken. Then I made it again with Christmas turkey leftovers. It’s fabulous! Sooooo good! Nice and flavorful. It