Brown Sugar Smokies

Tweet Here’s another of our family recipes, though I think every family has probably tried some version of this delightful indulgence. Brown Sugar Smokies is the sixteenth of my 25 Appetizers of Christmas. Ingredients 1 pound bacon 1 (16 ounce) package Little Smokies 1 cup brown sugar Directions Preheat oven to 350°F. Cut each slice […]

Kielbasa Appetizers

Tweet Here’s a recipe from the Allrecipes.com site (original here) that takes regular kielbasa to the next level. Kielbasa is the fifthteenth of my 25 Appetizers of Christmas. Ingredients 18 fluid ounces beer 1 (18-ounce) bottle barbecue sauce ½ cup brown sugar ¼ cup Dijon mustard 2 pounds kielbasa (Polish) sausage, cut into 1/2 inch […]

Autumn Beef Pot Roast Au Jus

Tweet This recipe from Campbell’s (original online) makes a simple crockpot meal that will satisfy the everyone. Ingredients 1 can (10 1/2 ounces) Campbell’s® Condensed Beef Broth 2 teaspoons dried thyme leaves, crushed 1 1/2 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch chunks (about 4 cups) 2 medium Granny Smith apples, cut into wedges […]

Beef Sirloin Steak with Baby Spinach

Tweet This recipe from Campbell’s (original online) “features a creamy sauce flavored with balsamic vinegar…and in just 40 minutes, you’ve got steak, veggies and potatoes ready to serve.” Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 boneless beef sirloin steak, 3/4-inch thick (about 1 pound), cut into 4 pieces 1 large onion, sliced (about 1 cup) 1 […]

Grilled Spiced Pork Patties

Tweet A recipe from the August 2011 issue of All You (original here). The note with the recipe explains that “Making the pork patties yourself takes more time, but it is an easy way to cut out some of the calories and fat that store-bought varieties may contain.” The recipe calls for the patties to […]