Category Archive: Casserole

Polenta Tamale Pie

Polenta Tamale Pie

This dish has plenty of good things to enjoy. Gooey cheese melted over the top of  a well seasoned ground beef and black bean enchilada filling which is layered over a bed of polenta cubes. Leftovers if you have any, reheat beautifully. This is going to become one of your favorite go to recipes when you need something …

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Turkey Tamale Potpie with Avocado Cream

Turkey Tamale Potpie

Nothing warms you up like spicy Mexican flavors baked into a piping hot potpie! This is another winning recipe that utilizes lean ground turkey. Of course if you are not a fan of ground turkey feel free to use lean ground beef. Recipes are just an idea of how to combine ingredients and there is …

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Cheesy Italian Pasta Bake

Cheesy Italian Pasta Bake

You can adapt this recipe to your liking, use low fat turkey Italian sausage in place of ground beef, provolone cheese instead of mozzarella, homemade marinara sauce instead of store bought, add some mushrooms and top with a little fresh basil if you have it. It’s cheesy deliciousness!I have also made a successful lower-fat version …

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Last Minute Lasagna

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This unusual lasagna recipe uses frozen raviolis instead of traditional noodles, marinara sauce, frozen spinach, Parmesan cheese and mozzarella cheese. What’s not to like? My family had their doubts until they tasted it – oh yes – it was a hit! Not everyone loves spinach so I only used spinach on half the dish. Last Minute Lasagna 1 …

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Roasted Butternut Squash and Bacon Pasta

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  Rich, cheesy, creamy with bacon! Everything you want in a pasta dish. Roasted Butternut Squash and Bacon Pasta 3/4 teaspoon salt, divided 1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary (*I used 1 teaspoon) 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper or a little more 3 cups (1-inch) cubed peeled butternut squash Cooking spray 6 sweet hickory-smoked bacon slices …

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