Mardi Gras Crawfish Cornbread

Mardi Gras Crawfish Cornbread 2 cups yellow cornmeal 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon Creole or Cajun seasoning 6 eggs 2/3 cup vegetable oil 1 yellow onion, finely diced 8 ounces cheddar cheese, grated 1 (12-ounce) bag frozen corn, thawed 2 pounds crawfish tail meat, finely chopped 1 (4-ounce) can diced jalapenos…

CHICKEN CORDON BLEU CASSEROLE

Ingredients 1 lb. Pasta (I used penne-you could use any fun shaped pasta) 1 cup Chicken Breasts, cooked and cubed 1 cup Ham, cooked and cubed 1 1/2 cups Milk 8 oz. Cream Cheese (softened) 2 Tbsp. Dried Minced Onion 2 cups Swiss Cheese, shredded Salt Pepper Cayenne Pepper 1 cup Panko Crumbs 1/2 cup…

Corn and Shrimp Chowder

Ingredients 4 slices bacon, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 1 medium onion, coarsely chopped (1/2 cup) 1 medium stalk celery, coarsely chopped (1/2 cup) 6 small red potatoes, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 2 cups frozen corn 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme leaves 32 oz chicken broth (4 cups) 1/4 cup quick-mixing flour 2 cups half-and-half 12 oz…

2016 Turkey Recipe

HERB BUTTER Ingredients: 1 block salted butter 1 pack fresh sage 1 pack fresh thyme (reserve stalks) zest of 2 lemons (reserve 1 lemon) 4 cloves garlic puree half bunch parsley dash of extra virgin olive oil salt (won’t need a whole lot) pepper Directions: set butter out to start softening in mixer bowl. chiffonade…

Fried Chicken Tacos (experimental– untested)

TACO SHELLS 1 1/2 cups peeled and cubed sweet potatoes 2 cups all purpose flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 6 egg whites, at room temperature 1 cup milk 1/4 cup firmly packed light brown sugar 1/4 cup butter, melted Put cubed sweet potatoes in a steamer basket. Place the basket in a…

Colcannon

Colcannon is a popular Irish potato dish although not as widely eaten as Champ or Poundies but it is equally delicious. Traditionally it is eaten at Halloween as the eating of meat was not allowed and was used as a way of telling someone’s fortune. The idea was to wrap a miniature thimble, a ring,…

Dublin Coddle

Yield: 4 to 6 depending Prep Time: 30 minutes Cook Time: 1 hour 30 minutes Total Time: 2 hours Ingredients: 10 strips Applewood Slab Bacon, cut into 1-inch pieces 1-3/4 pound (about 5) quality Pork Sausage 4 small Yellow Onions, sliced 2 tablespoons minced fresh Parsley 3-1/2 pounds Russet Potatoes, roughly peeled Kosher Salt Black…

Mille Feuille

Serves 4-6 Ingredients 320–375g ready-rolled all-butter puff pastry 3 tbsp icing sugar, plus extra to dust Seeds from 2 vanilla pods 600ml double cream Zest of 1 orange ½ tbsp orange-flavoured liqueur, e.g. Grand Marnier 200g fresh raspberries Method Preheat the oven to 220°C/gas mark 7. Unroll the pastry and place on a non-stick baking…

Crispy Salmon with Crab Mash

YIELD 4 people ACTIVE TIME 20 TOTAL TIME 26 INGREDIENTS For the Salmon Salmon Fillets 4 (skin on) Olive Oil Salt Basil/Thyme a small handfull (chopped) For the Crab Mash New Potatoes 8 par boiled and peeled Olive Oil Spring Onions 2 chopped Salt & Pepper Vinaigrette a drizzle Coriander 1/4 cup Crab Meat 200…

White Chicken Chili

Ingredients 1. Cooking spray 2. 1  tablespoon  vegetable oil 3. 1  pound  skinned, boned chicken breast halves, chopped 4. 1/2  cup  chopped shallots 5. 3  garlic cloves, minced 6. 1  (14.5-ounce) can no-salt-added whole tomatoes, undrained and coarsely chopped 7. 1  (14 1/4-ounce) can fat-free chicken broth 8. 1  (11-ounce) can tomatillos, drained and coarsely…

AJ’s Cajun Chili

Ingredients: 2.5lb beef (cut up into small bits) 2.4lb chicken breasts (frozen) 2 large yellow onions chopped coarse 10-14 garlic cloves chopped coarse 1lb small sweet peppers (multi colored, halved or quartered depending on size) 2 chopped green peppers 2 chopped anaheim chiles 3 cans black beans 4 cans pinto beans 2 cans light red…

13 Layer Lasagna

Ingredients: 1 pound sweet Italian sausage 1 pound lean ground beef 1 cup minced white or yellow onion 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 (28 ounce) can crushed tomatoes 2 (6 ounce) cans tomato paste 2 (6.5 ounce) cans canned tomato sauce 1/2 cup water 2 tablespoons white sugar 3/2 teaspoons dried basil leaves 1/2 teaspoon…

Chipotle Style Barbacoa

SERVES 12  |  ACTIVE TIME 15 Min  |  TOTAL TIME 6 Hours 15 Min 2 teaspoons kosher salt, divided 3-4 pound chuck roast, fat trimmed 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 bay leaves Sauce ¼ cup apple cider vinegar 6 cloves garlic 4 teaspoons ground cumin 1 tablespoon dried oregano 1 teaspoons ground black…

Roasted Cauliflower Soup

Ingredients 2 heads cauliflower, separated into florets 3 cloves garlic, chopped 2 shallots, chopped 1.5 tablespoon olive oil 3 cups chicken broth 1 cup water 1 bay leaf 1 teaspoon dried thyme 2 cups heavy cream salt and pepper to taste Directions Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F. In a large bowl, toss cauliflower…

Home Made Potato Chips

Really I just need a post to make the page work… Pretty simple: Clean a bunch of potatoes. Use your Kitchen Aid roto-slicer with the thin slicing blade to turn them into chips, store in cold water to make them separate and not oxidize. Pull out a good fist full and pat dry with paper…

Various Things to Avoid

Huerters aren’t exactly picky eaters but we all have various things we don’t like or are allergic to. Edit to add your preferences below: (I’ve pre-filled as best I can remember) Joe Cauliflower Sue Root Beer Watermelon Walnuts AJ High sulphite wine Mushrooms Nathan Strawberries Kala Black olives Collin Raisins Alexis Feta Emma & Amelia…