Monday, August 29, 2011
Menu for August 28-Sept. 2
So, I purchased a lot of chicken (boneless,skinless,breast) last week at Vons when they were on sale for $1.97lb. So, you might be seeing lots of chicken the next few weeks:) But it's healthy and my kids love it! I also have some fabulous recipes from Rachel Ray...sissy gave me her latest magazine and it is FILLED with awesome recipes!!!
BBQ Steak (soy sauce, olive oil, pepper, montreal steak seasoning) and Broccoli and Grand Biscuit Rolls
Rosemary Ranch Chicken with pasta
Speedy Easy Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas...family favorite and I'm busy so it's easy for the hubby!
Kickin' Mini Meatloaves (From Rachel Ray...couldn't find recipe online...)
1 sweet potato (10 oz) peeled and cut into 1/3 inch cubes
3 slices firm white bread, torn
1 1/2 lbs lean ground beef
1 small onion finely chopped
2 tbsp. chopped cilantro
1 tbsp. finely chopped chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, plus 2 tsp sauce
6 tbsp. ketchup
2 cloves garlic finely chopped
salt and pepper
EXTRA...stuff each meatloaf with 2 tbsp. cheddar for a gooey, cheesy center)
1. Preheat oven 20 375. Grease 4 cups of a 6 cup jumbo muffin pan. In a sauce pan of boiling, salted, water, cook the sweet potato until partially cooked (about 3mins) drain.
2. Using a food processor, pulse bread to form breadcrumbsm transfer to a large bowl. Add the beef and egg, onion, cilantro, chipotles, 1 tsp adobo sauce, 2 tbsp ketchup, the garlic, 1 1/4 tsp salt, and 1/4 tsp pepper, stir to combine. Stur in sweet potato. Divide beef mixture among the greased muffin cups, packing well and mounding slightly. You can add the cheese here.
3. In a small bowl, combine the remaining 4 tbsp ketchup and 1 tsp adobo sauce and coat the tops of the meatloaves with the mixture. Place muffin pan on a baking sheet and bake until cooked through and browned on the top. 40 mins.
FREEZE...wrap the cooled meatloaves, in the pan, with foil and freeze for up to 1 month.
REHEAT: preheat overn to 350 place the muffin pan straight from the freezer, in the oven and bake until heated through. 45-55mins.
Hot Dogs and chips to go...High School Football games have begun!!!
Left over buffet for sure!!!