Author - Phillip

Cranberry Orange Pecan Oatmeal Cookies

Jam packed with holiday flavors, these dreamy, orange laced oatmeal cookies are a must have on your holiday baking list! Buttery, crisp edges and a perfectly chewy center make these cookies a family favorite!

Yield about 6 dozen

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Bake Time: 8-10 minutes per batch

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Cinnamon Pecan Overnight Oats

Great for meal prep, these cool, creamy, delicious overnight oats are great to make ahead and have in the fridge for a quick hearty, healthy breakfast. Spiced with cinnamon, sweetened with maple syrup and studded with toasted pecans, these simple oats are packed with flavor. The recipe below is makes one serving so it’s easy to scale up as needed!

Yields 1 serving

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Inactive Prep: 4 – 24 hours
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Seared Scallops with Cajun Risotto

Decadent and elegant, this meal is perfect for a date night or cozy holiday dinner. The process of making risotto is so simple and takes a little time, but it’s so worth it in the end! For extra heat, sear the scallops with our River Road Blackening Seasoning. Serve with crusty bread and a simple green salad!

Yields 4 servings

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
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Snickerdoodle Cheesecake Bars

A buttery, snickerdoodle cookie crust topped with creamy, vanilla cheesecake layer and finished with more crispy, cinnamon cookie goodness, these fun and decadent cheesecake bars are always a favorite!

Yields 12 bars

Prep Time: 25 minutes
Bake Time: 40 minutes
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Citrus Marinated Pork Tenderloin

Make use of those holiday fruit baskets by squeezing fresh ruby red grapefruit and navel oranges for this mouthwatering citrus marinade, perfect for marinating succulent pork tenderloin. A few moments on the grill or in the oven and a delicious dinner is done! Typically, two tenderloins come packaged together in the meat section of the grocery store. For ease, zest the citrus before squeezing!

Yields 4 servings

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Inactive Prep: 2 -4 hours
Cook Time: about 25 minutes
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Jacked Up Corn & Poblano Fritters

Crispy on the outside, gooey on the inside and the perfect blend of sweet and savory, these poblano studded corn fritters are full of amazing flavor and make a great addition to any brunch or dinner. Feel free to use fresh corn if available and in season!

Yields 16 fritters

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes per batch
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Cinnamon Bourbon Tiramisu

This decadent, liquor spiked dessert is the perfect centerpiece for a holiday celebration. A bourbon and coffee-soaked cake layer,enrobed in a cinnamon spiced mascarpone custard, this easy dessert will be the talk of the table!

Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Inactive Prep: 6-8 hours

Serves: 9-12

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Eggplant Rollups

These tasty ricotta-filled Eggplant Rollups can be served up as a low carb meatless main dish with a simple salad or as a hearty side along with chicken or fish.

Prep Time: 25 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes

Serves: 6

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Pumpkin Pecan Waffles

The combination of pumpkin and pecan is the star of the show in these fluffy, fall inspired waffles. If this recipe makes more than needed, you can freeze and reheat them as needed in the toaster for a quick morning breakfast.

Yields 11-12 (4 inch) waffles

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes per batch

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Apple Pie Blondies

These buttery, spiced up, apple studded blondies are perfect for fall.Serve slightly warm, topped with vanilla ice cream and caramel sauce for a an over the top sweet treat!

Prep Time: 15 mins
Cook Time: 23 mins

Serves: 12

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Fresh Tomato Pie

The classic combination of ripe tomatoes, fresh basil and mozzarella in this savory pie can’t be beat! Enjoy this tasty tomato pie as a side dish or serve it with a green salad for lunch or weekend brunch. Prep Time: 15 mins Cook Time: 40 mins Serves: 8 (more…)

Blueberry French Toast

Studded with blueberries and topped with a delicious streusel topping, this overnight French toast always gets rave reviews and is great for entertaining a crowd!

Prep Time: 20 mins
Cook Time: 45 - 50 mins

Serves: 12

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Squash & Corn Sauté

This easy summer side dish is great for using all the fresh summer farm stand veggies, and is light and healthy to cook throughout the fall and winter. Quick and simple, Squash & Corn Sauté is a side the whole family will love!

Prep Time: 15 mins
Cook Time: 20 mins

Serves: 6

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Honey Citrus Glazed Chicken

An easy garlic citrus marinade is the secret to creating these juicy, flavorful chicken thighs. Serve this chicken with rice and a green salad for a simple, delicious dinner the family will love! Prep Time: 15 mins Inactive Prep: 4-6 hours Cook Time: 40 mins Serves: 6 (more…)

Zucchini Salad

This no fuss summer salad features raw zucchini, thinly sliced and dressed with a brightlemon and olive oil dressing featuring Fiesta Brand Italian Choice Seasoning. Fresh herbs, toasted pecans and shaved Parmesan take this simple salad over the top! Prep Time: 20 mins Serves: 4 (more…)

Tomato Carpaccio

This fresh, simple low carb and keto friendly Tex-Mex Tomato "Carpaccio" is the perfect side dish for summer and tomato season!

Creamy Cajun Chicken

Keto Creamy Cajun Chicken is an easy one skillet meal that's amazing served with any low carb pasta or rice alternative that your whole family will love!

Cheesy Stuffed Tomatoes

These easy and delicious Italian style stuffed tomatoes are perfect for using any surplus from your summer garden. Serve these tomatoes for lunch or a light dinner with a simple salad. This filling is also delicious stuffed in squash, bell peppers or eggplant! Prep Time: 30 mins / Cook Time: 20 mins Serves: 8 (more…)

Roasted Squash Medley

Seasoned with our River Road® Blackened Seasoning, this no fuss side dishis amazing paired with anything from grilled steaks to baked chicken thighs. Prep Time: 10 mins / Cook Time: 25 mins Serves: 5-6 (more…)