MeatIsNotASideDish

A collection of food recipes & articles to help inspire the chef in you.

Meat Is Not A Side Dish Basic Food Recipe Ideas for Leftovers

Stuffed Sirloin with Spinach & Bacon

Prep time: 50 mins  Cook time: 35 mins  Total time: 1 hr, 25 mins  Ingredients: • 8 slices bacon, sliced into small pieces • 1 small onion, diced • 2 garlic cloves, chopped • 2 tbsp unsalted butter • 1 tbsp chopped thyme • 8 oz fresh baby spinach • 4 oz cream cheese • […] ...
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Sloppy Stuffed Cheeseburgers

Prep time: 10 mins  Cook time: 10 mins  Total time: 20 mins  Serves: 4-6 Ingredients: • 1 egg • 1 lb ground beef • enough habanero cheese for 4 patties (1/4″ thick, 1″ cubes – usually 3-4 per burger) • 3 tbsp real bacon bits Directions: To make Sloppy Stuffed Cheeseburge ...
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Groundnut Sauce

Ingredients: • 1 sm Onion, diced • 1 tb Peanut oil • 1 md Tomato, sliced thin • 2 ea Jalapeno peppers, roasted, seeded & minced • 2 tb Peanut butter • 1 c Boiling water • 2 ts Arrowroot • 1/4 ts Black pepper Directions: In a skillet, fry onion in ...
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Gluten Free Peanut Butter Banana Bread

Prep time: 15 mins  Cook time: 55 mins  Total time: 1 hr 10 mins  Serves: 6 Ingredients: • 1 1/4 cup all purpose gluten free flour • 3/4 cup tapioca flour • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder • 1/2 tsp baking soda • 5 medium ripe bananas • 2 eggs • 1/2 cup brown sugar […] ...
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Basic Chili

Ingredients: • 2 pounds chili meat • 1 large onion – chopped • 2 cloves garlic – minced • 2 tablespoons oil • 2 teaspoons cumin • 1 tablespoon chili powder • salt and pepper • 3 cups canned tomatoes with juice • 1 cup water Directions ...
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Naomi Judd’s Chicken Continental

Ingredients: • 6 Chicken breasts • Butter • 3 cn Cream of chicken; (10 oz) Soup • 3 tb Celery flakes • 2 tb Thyme; rubbed • Salt to taste • 2 c Brown or yellow rice; cooked • Chicken broth Directions: Rinse chicken and pat dry. Saute in butter in ovenp ...
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Pressure Cooked & Grilled Pork Ribs

Prep time: 5 mins  Cook time: 30 mins  Total time: 35 mins  Serves: 3-5 Ingredients: • 2.5 lbs Pork Ribs, bone-in • Water (cold) • Sweet Baby Rays BBQ Sauce • Rib Rub Recipe Directions: Rub the Rib Rub over the ribs creating a nice thin coating. Place cold ribs into your pressure cooker p ...
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Basic British Sausage

Ingredients: • 1 pound Lean pork – such as shoulder • 8 ounces Pork fat • Salt and pepper • 1 1/2 ounces Fresh breadcrumbs • Nutmeg – ground cloves • Mace – thyme • Egg yolks • Sausage skins Directions: Mince the lean pork and pork fa ...
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Marinated Swordfish

Ingredients: • 1 pound swordfish steaks • 1 teaspoon olive oil • 1/4 cup white wine • 1 teaspoon basil – dried • 1/4 teaspoon salt • 1/4 teaspoon pepper • 2 tablespoons lemon juice • 2 cloves garlic – Minced, Peeled • 4 slices red oni ...
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Native Crab Cakes

Ingredients: • 12 oz Crabmeat • 1/2 c Bread crumbs • 2 lg Eggs – beaten • 2 tb Light mayonnaise • 2 ts Dijon mustard • 2 ts Italian parsley – chopped • 1 t Thyme • 1/8 ts Cayenne pepper • 2 tb Unsalted butter • 4 Scallion – ...
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