Wednesday, January 27, 2010

SHAKE 'N BAKE "E-Z Buffalo Wings"

What You Need!
1/2 tsp. ground red pepper (cayenne)
1 pkt. SHAKE 'N BAKE Extra Crispy Seasoned Coating Mix
1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 20 strips
2 Tbsp. hot pepper sauce
1/2 cup KRAFT Ranch Dressing
Make It!
HEAT oven to 400ºF.
ADD pepper to coating mix in shaker bag; shake gently to combine. Add chicken, a few strips at a time; shake to evenly coat. Place in single layer on baking sheet sprayed with cooking spray.
BAKE 15 min. or until chicken is done.
TRANSFER to plate; drizzle with hot sauce. Serve with dressing.

Easy Italian Pasta Bake

What You Need!
1 lb. extra lean ground beef
3 cups whole wheat penne pasta, cooked, drained
1 jar (26 oz.) spaghetti sauce
1/3 cup KRAFT Grated Parmesan Cheese, divided
1-1/2 cups KRAFT 2% Milk Shredded Mozzarella Cheese
Make It!
HEAT oven to 375°F. Brown meat in large skillet; drain. Add pasta, sauce and 1/2 the Parmesan; mix well.
SPOON into 13x9-inch dish; top with remaining cheeses.
BAKE 20 min. or until heated through.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Grilled Ham and Cheese Waffle Sandwiches

8 frozen toaster waffles
1 tablespoon Dijon mustard (optional)
1/2 pound sliced deli ham
1/4 pound Cheddar, thinly sliced
4 tablespoons unsalted butter
Place 4 of the waffles on a work surface. Spread one side of each with the mustard (if using). Top with the ham, cheese, and the remaining waffles. Spread the top of each sandwich with 1/2 tablespoon of the butter.
Melt the remaining butter in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Place the sandwiches in the skillet, buttered-side up. Cook, pressing occasionally with the back of a spatula, until the cheese melts and the waffles are golden, 3 to 4 minutes on each side.

Monday, January 18, 2010

Turkey Club

4 slices peasant bread (or any other favorite bread)
6-8 slices turkey
2 tablespoons mayo

2 tablespoons honey mustard
6 pieces cooked bacon
romaine lettuce
1 medium tomato
4 slices provolone cheese

1Lightly toast the bread
2Cook the bacon
3Cut the tomato into slices
4Spread miracle whip on one side of bread
5Spread honey mustard on the other side
6Add the romaine lettuce, tomato, bacon, cheese and turkey
7Cut the sandwich in half.