Tag Archives: cheese

Garden Rice Casserole

This vegetable and rice casserole is a great way to use your summer zucchini and my fella even loved this dish (he doesn’t usually love zucchini). I didn’t have any on hand so I made this recipe without the cherry tomatoes, which is why you don’t see any in the photos. The recipe came out…

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Pesto Hot Toasts Appetizer

I really love this appetizer recipe and they are so easy to put together. The first time I tried it, I was using up some leftover sauce and french bread. I used some leftover basil pesto sauce in place of the fresh basil on french bread slices and it was delicious (below). The sauce discolored…

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Stove Top Macaroni and Cheese

I made this recipe using pasta shells and couldn’t be happier with the result. Easy recipe for mac and cheese from scratch, without making a roux. Serves 4 to 6 1 pound pasta, any small shape 1 1/2 cups whole or 2% milk 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 2-3 cups shredded cheese, like cheddar, monterey jack,…

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Pimento Cheese

It is important to use freshly grated cheddar cheese, Not pre-shredded. I doubled the recipe below so I could have some leftovers. 1 shallot, grated 8 oz. block sharp cheddar cheese, grated 1/2 c. mayonnaise 1/2 of 1-oz. jar pimentos salt and black pepper Mix grated shallot and grated cheese. Add mayo and stir with…

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