Monday, March 17, 2014

Pizza in a Pot Crockpot Recipe

Pizza in a Pot Crockpot Recipe



Ingredients needed:

* 1 1/2 lbs. ground beef
* 1 medium green pepper, chopped
* 1 medium onion, chopped
* 1 can of tomato sauce (15 oz.)
* 1 jar of pizza sauce (14 oz.)
* 2 tablespoons of tomato paste
* 3 cups of spiral pasta (cooked and drained)
* 2 packages of sliced pepperoni (3 1/2 oz. each)
* 2 cups of shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese

Preparation steps:

* In a large skillet, cook the beef, green pepper and onion over medium heat until meat is no longer pink; drain. Stir in the tomato sauce, pizza sauce and tomato paste.
* In crockpot, layer the pasta, beef mixture, pepperoni and cheese. Cover and cook on low for 3 1/2 hours or until heated through.

Enjoy (serves 8)

Buffalo Chicken Lasagna Crockpot Recipe

Buffalo Chicken Lasagna Crockpot Recipe



Ingredients needed:

* 1 1/2 lbs. ground chicken
* 1 tablespoon of olive oil
* 1 bottle of Buffalo wing sauce
* 1 1/2 cups meatless spaghetti sauce
* 1 carton of ricotta cheese (15 oz.)
* 2 cups of shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
* 9 no-cook lasagna noodles
* 2 medium sweet red peppers, chopped
* 1/2 cup of crumbled blue cheese or feta cheese
* Chopped celery and additional crumbled blue cheese, optional

Preparation steps:

* In a Dutch oven, cook chicken in oil over medium heat until no longer pink; drain. Stir in wing sauce and spaghetti sauce. In a small bowl, mix ricotta and mozzarella cheeses.
* Spread 1 cup sauce onto the bottom of crockpot. Layer with three noodles (breaking noodles to fit), 1 cup sauce, a third of the peppers and third of the cheese mixture. Repeat layers twice. Top with remaining sauce; sprinkle with blue cheese.
* Cover and cook on low for 4 to 5 hours or until noodles are tender. Let stand 15 minutes before serving. Top with celery and additional blue cheese if desired.

Enjoy
(serves 8)

Pork Chops with Scalloped Potatoes Crockpot Recipe

Pork Chops with Scalloped Potatoes Crockpot Recipe



Ingredients needed:

* 4 medium potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced
* 6 bone-in pork loin chops (7 oz. each)
* 1 tablespoon of canola oil
* 2 large onions, sliced and separated into rings
* 2 teaspoons of butter
* 3 tablespoons of all-purpose flour
* 1/4 teaspoon of salt
* 1/4 teaspoon of pepper
* 1 can of reduced-sodium chicken broth
* 1 cup of fat-free milk

Preparation steps:

* Place potatoes into crockpot coated with cooking spray. In a large nonstick skillet, brown pork chops in oil in batches.
* Place chops over potatoes. Saute onions in drippings until tender; place over chops. Melt butter in skillet. Combine the flour, salt, pepper and broth until smooth. Stir into pan. Add milk. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.
* Pour sauce over onions. Cover and cook on low for 8 to 10 hours or until pork is tender. Skim fat and thicken cooking juices if desired.

Enjoy
(Serves 6)

Ham and Scalloped Potatoes Crockpot Recipe

Ham and Scalloped Potatoes Crockpot Recipe



Ingredients needed:

* 10 medium potatoes (about 3 lbs.), peeled and thinly sliced
* 3 cups of cubed fully cooked ham
* 2 large onions, thinly sliced
* 2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese (8 oz)
* 1 can of condensed cream of mushroom soup, undiluted
* 1/2 teaspoon of paprika
* 1/4 teaspoon of pepper

Preparation steps:

* In a greased crockpot, layer half of the potatoes, ham, onions and cheese. Repeat layers. Pour soup over top. Sprinkle with paprika and pepper.
* Cover and cook on low for 9 hours or until potatoes are tender.

Enjoy
(Serves 9)

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Mexican Chicken Crockpot Recipe

Mexican Chicken Crockpot Recipe




Ingredients needed:

* 2 to 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
* 1 medium onion, sliced
* 1 can of cream of chicken soup, undiluted
* 1 can of Mexican-style diced tomatoes with mild green chiles
* 1 package of pasteurized process cheese product, cubed
* Hot cooked spaghetti

Preparation steps:

* Place chicken, onion, soup and tomatoes into crockpot. Cover and cook on low for 7 hours.
* Break up chicken into pieces. Add cheese product. Cover; cook on High for 10 minutes or until cheese product is melted.
* Serve over spaghetti.

Enjoy
(Serves 4)

Spiced Sweet Potatoes Crockpot Recipe

Spiced Sweet Potatoes Crockpot Recipe



Ingredients needed:

* 2 pounds sweet potatoes, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
* 1/4 cup of packed dark brown sugar
* 1 teaspoon of ground cinnamon
* 1/2 teaspoon of ground nutmeg
* 1/8 teaspoon of salt
* 2 tablespoons of butter, cubed
* 1 teaspoon of vanilla

Preparation steps:

* Combine potatoes, brown sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt into crockpot; stir to blend.
* Cover and cook on low for 7 hours or on high for 4 hours.
* Stir in butter and vanilla until blended.

Enjoy
(Serves 4)

Swiss Steak Stew Crockpot Recipe

Swiss Steak Stew Crockpot Recipe



Ingredients needed:

* 2 to 3 boneless beef top sirloin steaks (about 4 lbs.)
* 2 cans of diced tomatoes
* 2 green bell peppers, cut into 1/2-inch strips
* 2 onions, chopped
* 1 tablespoon of season salt
* 1 teaspoons of black pepper

Preparation steps:

* Cut each steak into 3 to 4 pieces and place into crockpot.
* Add tomatoes, bell peppers and onions.
* Season with salt and pepper.
* Cover and cook on low for 8 hours or until meat is tender.

Enjoy
(Serves 10)