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Honest One dish meals

Posted by on Feb. 9, 2011 at 1:59 AM
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Ok so I need some one dish meals that actually really only take one dish or maybe a dish and a bowl for mixing or something.

by on Feb. 9, 2011 at 1:59 AM
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SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 8:44 AM

 Here's one.

Ham, Cabbage, & Potatoes
1 onion, chopped
2 tablespoons butter
1 small head cabbage, coarsely chopped
1/4 cup water
3 large potatoes, scrubbed and sliced
1 dash seasoning salt
1 dash paprika
2 cups cubed cooked ham

In a large skillet over medium heat, saute onions in thebutter. When tender add cabbage and stir. Pour water over, cover and simmer gently on medium low for ten minutes.

Add potatoes and mix. Cover again and allow to simmer for ten more minutes. Additional water may be needed. Sprinkle seasoning salt and paprika over cabbage and potatoes. Allow to simmer covered for an additional 5 to 10 minutes until cabbage is soft and potatoes are nearly cooked. Mix ham in and finish cooking until ham is hot and potatoes are done.

SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 8:47 AM

 

Kielbasa Stew

1 lb package of Kielbasa sausage (turkey can be used)

1 Medium onion, diced (optional)

1 6 oz box of Uncle Ben's long grain and wild rice original recipe 5 min rice

1 14oz can of chicken broth

1 14.5oz can of diced tomatoes

1 15oz can of whole kernel corn, drained

1. Brown kielbasa in a sauce pan (with onion if you prefer)

2. Add rice, seasoning packet, and chicken broth. Cook according to rice directions or until rice is tender.

3. Stir in corn and tomatoes, cook until heated through and juices are minimal.

SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 8:50 AM

O’Brien Potato Casserole

1 bag of potatoes O'Brien (diced potatoes with onion and green pepper)
1-2 cups cubed ham
2 cups broccoli florets
1 can cream of broccoli soup
1/3 cup milk
1/4 tsp. black pepper

Mix all together and pour into casserole dish, Cover and bake 45-1hour or until heated through.


 

SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 8:52 AM

 

Smoked Sausage and Cabbage

1 pkg. shredded coleslaw mix
1 onion, chopped
1 green pepper, chopped (optional)
1 lb. smoked sausage
Sauté cabbage, onions and peppers in a little oil. Add sliced smoked sausage, cover and continue to cook about 15 minutes until it smells so good you can't stand it any more! Or, this can be placed in the oven for about 30 minutes at 350.

SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 8:54 AM

 Roasted Italian Sausage with Tomatoes and Beans

1 lb. sweet Italian sausage links, cut into 2" pieces
1 pt. cherry tomatoes
1 medium onion, cut in 1" chunks
2 garlic cloves, sliced
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 teaspoons balsamic vinegar
1 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
1 bay leaf
salt & pepper to taste
2(16 oz) cans cannellini or northern beans, drained with 1/2 cup of liquid from beans reserved
Adjust oven rack to lowest position and 5 minutes before you are ready to put food in, turn oven to 425. Mix everything but beans and their reserved liquid in a roasting pan. Set pan in oven. Roast until sausages are brown and tomatoes have reduced to a thick sauce, about 45 minutes. Remove from oven, stir in beans and reserved liquid, and continue cooking until food is heated through, about 10 minutes longer. Remove bay leaf and transfer to a large serving bowl.

SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 8:55 AM

 

Beef Lo Mein

5 cups hot water
4 pkgs beef ramen noodles (I break them in half)
1 lb ground beef
1 lb frozen broccoli, thawed

Brown ground beef and drain. Return to pan and add water. Bring to boil and add noodles and broccoli. Simmer, covered, for 3 min. Remove lid and add seasoning packets to taste (I use 3) continue to simmer until liquid is absorbed. Serve with soy sauce, if desired.

SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 8:59 AM

 

Beefy Bean Bake

1 lb. hamburger

2 ribs celery, chopped

1 onion, chopped

½ green pepper, chopped

2 cans pork & beans

1 cup ketchup

½ cup brown sugar

1 teaspoon chili powder

1 teaspoon seasoning salt

1 teaspoon hickory salt or a few drops liquid smoke seasoning(optional)

1 can whole kernel corn

Brown hamburger, onion, green pepper and celery in large saucepan, or skillet. Add pork & beans, ketchup, brown sugar and seasonings. After it starts to simmer, lower heat and cook 20 minutes. Add corn and heat through.

SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 9:01 AM

 

Cabbage Hamburger Casserole

1-2 lb Ground beef
1/2 lg Onion; chopped
1/2 green pepper; chopped
16 oz Tomato sauce
1/2 tsp Cumin
1/2 tsp Oregano
1 tsp Salt
3 Garlic clove; minced
1 sm Cabbage; cubed

In large skillet brown ground beef; drain. Add onion, mango pepper and tomato sauce.Add seasonings. Cut cabbage into cubes; pull apart a little. Add cabbage. Simmer 10-20 minutes in covered skillet.

SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 9:02 AM

Cheap and Easy Casserole

1 lb meat, cooked
1 lb pasta or rice, prepared
2 c. (or one can) vegetables (one, or a combination!)
11/2 c. sauce, condensed soup, or gravy
Favorite spices, including salt and pepper, to taste
1 c. shredded cheese

Combine together except cheese, bake in oven until hot and bubbly--about 30 minutes. Top with cheese, bake additional 10 minutes.

This will work with just about any combination! You could make a different combination for each night of the week--it's easy and economical!


 

SweetLuci
by Luci on Feb. 9, 2011 at 9:06 AM

 

Chicken Alfredo Rice Casserole

1 jar prepared Alfredo sauce

1/2 cup milk

2.5 cups cooked rice
2 cups cubed cooked chicken

1 cup frozen peas or corn1 cup soft bread crumbs

1 Tablespoon butter, melted

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  In large bowl, combine Alfredo sauce and milk. Stir in rice, chicken, and veggies. Transfer to 2 quart baking dish.

Bake, covered, for 30 minutes. Uncover and stir. Combine bread crumbs and butter; sprinkle on top.

Bake, uncovered, for 20-25 minutes more until heated through and crumbs are golden brown.

Let stand five minutes before serving. Serves 4.

 

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