2012 Taste of Home Cooking School

Beef Rib Roast

Prep: 15 min. Bake: 2 hours + standing Yield: 10-12 Servings Ingredients 1 bone-in beef rib roast (4 to 5 pounds) 1 garlic clove, minced 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1 small onion, sliced 6 to 8 bacon strips Directions Place ro...

Savory Onion Chicken

Prep/Total Time: 30 min. Yield: 6 Servings Ingredients 1/4 cup all-purpose flour, divided 1 broiler/fryer chicken (3 to 4 pounds), skin removed and cut up 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 envelope onion soup mix 1 bottle (12 ounces) beer or nonalcoholic beer...

Fall Pear Pie

Prep: 15 min. Bake: 55 min. + cooling Yield: 8 Servings Ingredients 8 cups thinly sliced peeled pears 3/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup quick-cooking tapioca 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg Pastry for double-crust pie (9 inches) 1 egg, lightly beaten 1/4 cup...

Apple Cranberry Cider

Prep/Total Time: 30 min. Yield: 6 Servings Ingredients 4 cups apple cider or juice 2 cups cranberry juice 1/3 cup packed brown sugar 4 whole cloves 2 cinnamon sticks (3 inches) Directions In a large saucepan, combine the cider, cranberry jui...

Cranberry Turkey Crostini

Prep: 30 min. + chilling Yield: 30 Servings Ingredients 1 package (12 ounces) fresh or frozen cranberries 1 medium tangerine, peeled and seeded 1/2 cup red wine vinegar 1/4 cup chopped shallots 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup chopped seeded jalapeno peppers

Almond Tea

Prep/Total Time: 20 min. Yield: 4-5 Servings Ingredients 4 cups hot water 1/2 cup sugar 2 tablespoons instant tea 1 tablespoon lemon juice 3/4 to 1 teaspoon almond extract 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract Directions In a large saucepan, b...

White Bean Chicken Chili

Prep: 35 min. Cook: 3 hours Yield: 6 Servings Ingredients 3/4 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts, cubed 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 medium onion, chopped 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and chopped 2 teaspoons dried oregano 1 teas...

Spinach Apple Salad

Prep/Total Time: 20 min. Yield: 4-6 Servings Ingredients 2 tablespoons cider vinegar 2 tablespoons canola oil 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon sugar 1 cup diced unpeeled apple 1/4 cup chopped sweet onion 1/4 cup raisins 2 cups torn fres...

Cran Apple Salad

Prep/Total Time: 5 min. Yield: 6 Servings Ingredients 1 can (14 ounces) whole-berry cranberry sauce 1 medium unpeeled tart apple, diced 1 celery rib, thinly sliced 1/2 cup chopped walnuts Directions Combine the cranberry sauce, apple and celery. Co...

California Green Salad

Prep: 15 min. + chilling Yield: 6 Servings Ingredients DRESSING: 1/2 cup olive oil 2 tablespoons cider vinegar 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground mustard 1/4 teaspoon paprika SALAD: 1 large h...