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Rich and creamy, you'll love this homemade chunky baked potato soup based on a popular restaurant recipe! Did we me

  • Soup:
  • 2 medium potatoes
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 cup white onion, diced
  • 2 tablespoons flour
  • 4 cups chicken stock
  • 2 cups water
  • 1/4 cup cornstarch
  • 1 1/2 cups instant mashed potatoes
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon basil
  • 1/8 teaspoon thyme
  • 1 cup half and half
  • Garnish:
  • 1/2 cup cheddar cheese, shredded, divided
  • 1/4 cup cooked bacon, crumbled, divided
  • 2 green onions, green part only, chopped, divided
3.7/5 (472 Votes)

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The legendary orange chicken of fast food lore, Panda Express orange chicken, you can now make yourself at home

  • 2 pounds chicken pieces, boneless and skinned
  • 1 egg
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • White pepper
  • Oil for frying
  • 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 tablespoon ginger root, minced
  • 1 teaspoon garlic minced
  • 1 dash red hot chilies
  • 1/4 cup green onions, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon white rice wine
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 2 teaspoons orange zest, minced
  • 1/4 cup orange juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons chicken stock
  • 1 tablespoon light soy sauce
4.5/5 (150 Votes)

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Baking the tacos after they are filled keeps the taco shell crisp and the cheese melts

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 can refried beans
  • 1 package taco seasoning mix
  • 4 ounces tomato sauce
  • Taco shells
  • 8 ounces shredded Mexican cheese
4.3/5 (166 Votes)

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Jollibee style spaghetti is our version of the yummy Jollibee Spaghetti that everyone loves

  • 2 pounds spaghetti pasta
  • 3 (15-ounce) cans tomato sauce
  • 1/2 cup tomato paste
  • 1 pound minced ham
  • 1 1/2 pounds ground pork
  • 7 pieces red hotdogs, sliced diagonally
  • 1/2 cup granulated white sugar
  • 1 medium yellow onion, minced
  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 2 cups beef broth
  • 1 cup Velveeta cheese, shredded
  • 2 tablespoons cooking oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
3.8/5 (209 Votes)

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Chicken Combine first 6 ingredients and mix well

  • Chicken
  • Juice of 1 lemon (3Tbsp)
  • 3 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp minced garlic
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp basil or oregano
  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • Pasta
  • 2 cups dried penne pasta
  • 2 Tbsp butter
  • Juice of 2 lemons (6 Tbsp)
  • 1 Tbsp minced garlic
  • 1/2 cup half and half (or heavy cream)
  • 2 tsp dried basil
  • 2 Tbps capers
  • 1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese
4.5/5 (146 Votes)

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"My family loves soup and this is one of their favorites

  • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 cups onions, chopped
  • 1 pound fresh mushrooms, sliced
  • 2 teaspoons dried dill weed
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 1 cup milk
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • Ground black pepper to taste
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
4.5/5 (140 Votes)

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Tastes just like the Pasta Fagioli they serve up at the Olive Garden

  • 2 pounds ground beef
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 3 carrots, chopped
  • 4 stalks celery, chopped
  • 2 (28-ounce) cans diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 (16-ounce) can red kidney beans, drained
  • 1 (16-ounce) can white kidney beans, drained
  • 3 (10-ounce) cans beef stock
  • 3 teaspoons oregano
  • 2 teaspoons pepper
  • 5 teaspoons parsley
  • 1 teaspoon Tabasco sauce (optional)
  • 1 (20-ounce) jar spaghetti sauce
  • 8 ounces pasta
4.4/5 (149 Votes)

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Quick and easy dinner with these ground beef quesadillas

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1/2 cup refried beans
  • 1 (4-ounce) can chopped green chilies, drained
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 4 (8-inch) flour tortillas
  • Butter, for spreading
  • 2 cups Mexican cheese blend, shredded
4.6/5 (133 Votes)

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This recipe is a perfect recipe for weekly meal prep or a healthy and delicious dinner option

  • 4 boneless chicken breasts
  • 1 package frozen chopped spinach
  • 1/4 cup parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt and pepper (or to taste)
  • 8 ounces cream cheese
  • 2 eggs
  • Italian bread crumbs
4.4/5 (142 Votes)

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This Tex-Mex dish is so easy to make, and you probably have most of the ingredients on hand

  • CHILI GRAVY:
  • 3 tablespoons Canola oil
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon powdered garlic
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano (Mexican oregano is preferred if it’s available)
  • 2 tablespoon chile powder (either homemade or a dark brand such as Gebhardt’s or Whole Foods)
  • 2 cups chicken broth or water
  • CHEESE ENCHILADAS:
  • 6 corn tortillas
  • 12 Kraft American 2% Cheese singles (or velveeta for TexMex authenticity)
  • 1 medium onion, diced
  • 2 cups chili gravy
4.3/5 (176 Votes)

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This copycat recipe for the Pick Up Stix original is spicy, gingery, garlicky, and overall very flavorful

  • SLURRY MIX:
  • 1 teaspoon chili oil or sesame oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon ginger, minced
  • 3 spring onions, washed, white parts sliced very thin and green sections reserved
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • CHICKEN:
  • 1 pound white or dark chicken, cut in small chunks
  • Cornstarch
  • Peanut oil
3.9/5 (212 Votes)

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A hearty and satisfying meal, this Corn Casserole will be a favorite for sure once you try it!

  • 1 (15-ounce) can whole kernel corn, drained
  • 1 (15-ounce) can cream-style corn
  • 1 (8-ounce) package Jiffy corn muffin mix
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese or your favorite
4.3/5 (148 Votes)

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