Author: Tammy Gibbins

Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon Meringue Pie

Pie Ingredients Deep Dish pie crust 5 large egg yolks (whites go into meringue below) 1 1/3 cups water 1 cup granulated sugar 1/3 cup cornstarch 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice 1 tablespoon lemon zest 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened Meringue Ingredients 5 large egg whites 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/8 […]

Banana Cream Pie

Banana Cream Pie

Ingredients Deep dish pie crust  1 3/4 cups whole milk 1/2 cup heavy cream 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/8 teaspoon salt 4 large egg yolks 1/4 cup cornstarch 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened 4 bananas 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon 1 cup heavy cream 2 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla […]

Instapot Lasagna

Instapot Lasagna

Ingredients Cheese Mixture 1 cup ricotta cheese 2 eggs 1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded 1/2 teaspoon basil 1 teaspoon oregano 1 teaspoon thyme 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper Ingredients Meat Layer 1 pound ground beef 6 cloves garlic, minced 24 ounces marinara sauce 1 package oven ready lasagna noodles 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded Directions For the cheese mixture, combine ingredients in a small bowl. Set aside. […]

Instapot Clam Chowder

Instapot Clam Chowder

Ingredients (3) 6.5 oz cans chopped clams (reserve the clam juice) 8 ounce bottle clam juice 3 tablespoons Butter 1 onion, diced 2 ribs celery, diced 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 1/2 pounds potatoes, (4 cups) peeled and diced 1 1/3 cups half andhalf 1 1/2 tablespoons corn starch mixed with three tablespoons milk […]

Instapot Cajun Chicken and Rice

Instapot Cajun Chicken and Rice

Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 cup onion, diced 1/2 cup red bell pepper, diced 1/2 cup green bell pepper, diced 3 cloves garlic, chopped 2 cups chicken broth (divided) 1 tablespoon tomato paste 2 teaspoons Cajun seasoning (more to taste) 1 teaspoon onion powder 1 teaspoon garlic powder 3/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups white rice (rinsed several times) 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breast (cut in strips) […]

InstaPot Salsa Chicken with Cream Cheese

InstaPot Salsa Chicken with Cream Cheese

Ingredients 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breast 1 tablespoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 cup salsa 1/2 cup chicken broth 8 ounces cream cheese, cubed Directions In a small bowl combine the chili powder, cumin, smoked paprika, salt and pepper. Sprinkle over the chicken breasts and place them in […]

Chicken with Garlic Parmesan Rice

Chicken with Garlic Parmesan Rice

Ingredients 1 pound chicken tenders 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 cup butter  2 tablespoons minced garlic 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1 teaspoon salt, divided 1/2 cup dry white wine (such as Pinot Grigio) 1 1/2 cups white rice (uncooked) 3 cups chicken broth 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese (grated or shredded) Directions Heat olive oil over medium heat in a large skillet. Season chicken with salt […]

InstaPot Penne Alfredo

InstaPot Penne Alfredo

Ingredients 8 ounces penne pasta 2 cups water or chicken broth 1/2 cup heavy cream 2 tablespoons butter, cubed 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 cup parmesan cheese Scatter uncooked pasta into the InstaPot.  Add liquid ingredients and press pasta noodles under to submerge. Scatter butter pieces over the noodles. Pressure cook for 4 minutes on high pressure, […]

Instapot Keylime Cheesecake

Instapot Keylime Cheesecake

Ingredients 1 cup graham cracker crumbs (about 9 crackers) 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 1 tablespoon sugar 1 8-oz package cream cheese, softened 1 can (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk 1/3 cup freshly squeezed key lime juice 1 large egg 1 tablespoon grated lime zest 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream 2 tablespoons powdered sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla […]

Spicy Steak Ramen Noodles

Spicy Steak Ramen Noodles

Ingredients 1 pound skirt steak, cut into thin strips 1 tablespoon oil 1/4 cup hot sauce 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 1 tablespoon white vinegar 1 tablespoon minced onion 1 tablespoon minced garlic 3 tablespoons brown sugar 2 (3-oz) packages ramen noodles, any flavor Directions Open ramen noodles and discard flavor packets. Cook ramen noodles in boiling water for 3 minutes. Drain and set aside. […]