Menu Enter a recipe name, ingredient, keyword...

Chef Tips and Tricks

VIDEO: Spanish Empanadas

These Spanish empanadas are little hot pockets of delicious!

INGREDIENTS

  • 2.25 Cups of flour
  • 1 Egg, beaten
  • 3 Tsp. of lard
  • 1/5 Cup of warm water
  • 5 Tsp. of olive oil
  • 1 Onion, minced
  • 1/2 pound of ground beef
  • Salt and pepper, to season
  • 1 Tsp. of chili powder
  • 1 Tsp. of cumin
  • 2 Garlic cloves, diced
  • 1 Can of diced tomatoes

METHOD

  1. In a bowl, combine the flour, beaten egg, lard, warm water, and olive oil, and mix thoroughly. 
  2. In a hot pan, pour a little olive oil and sautée the onions, until tender. Add the ground beef, salt, pepper, chili powder, cumin, garlic and diced tomatoes. Cook until beef is no longer pink, and the flavors have incorporated well. 
  3. Roll out the empanada dough, and cut out circles with a ramekin. 
  4. Cover a baking tray with a piece of parchment paper, and place the dough circles on top. 
  5. Fill with meat mixture, fold in half and press with the edge of a fork. Brush with egg yolk to glaze.
  6. Cook at 350°F for 15 to 20 minutes, or until golden.
  7. Remove from oven... and enjoy!

Top rated Dressing recipes

By

Place bread crumbs and seasoning in a large bowl

  • 6 C. dry bread crumbs
  • 1 egg (opt.slightly beaten)
  • 2 tsp. poultry seasoning
  • 1 C. chicken broth or water
  • 1 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1 C. margarine
  • 1/4 tsp. pepper
  • 1 C. chopped onion
  • 3/4 tsp. thyme
  • 1-1/2 C. chopped celery
  • 1 tsp. sage
  • 3/4 tsp. basil
  • 3/4 tsp. rosemary
5/5 (2 Votes)

Stop wasting your money on expensive products and start using this simple, everyday ingredient! It can do everything!

By

Fresh fruit, mixed greens, dried cranberries, tangy gorgonzola and toasted pecans make up this wholesome light sala...

  • Salad:
  • 8 cups mixed salad greens
  • 2 tbsp dried cranberries
  • 3 tbsp gorgonzola cheese
  • 1/4 cup toasted pecans
  • 1/4 cup seasonal fruit
  • Dressing:
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • Salt and pepper to taste
4.3/5 (34 Votes)

There are tons of delicious options you're not thinking of.

By

Everybody needs to know how to make mayonnaise! Check out this great recipe

  • 2 raw Egg yolks.
  • 1 cup quality Oil.
  • 2 tablespoons fresh Lemon juice.
  • 1 tablespoon Water.
  • Sea Salt.
4.2/5 (31 Votes)

By

In medium bowl,mix all ingredient's-If not runny enough add a dash of milk-use sugar to taste

  • 1 Cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 Tbs sugar
  • S alt
  • pepper
4.6/5 (5 Votes)

Miranda Kerr and Megan Fox swear by it...

By

Mix in blender (do not overbeat or it will become to thick)

  • 1 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup tarragon vinegar
  • 1 tsp lemon Juice
  • 1 flat of anchovies (without the oil)
  • 1 egg
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 1 tbsp mayo
4.2/5 (5 Votes)

By

So I love grilled foods in the summertime, why not keep it healthy but still savory? These Greek Kabobs are great!

  • 24 grape or small cherry tomatoes
  • 3 ounces feta cheese, cut into 12 (1/2-inch) cubes
  • 12 pitted kalamata olives
  • 1/2 small red or sweet onion, cut into 12 (1/2-inch) pieces
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh oregano leaves
  • Special equipment: 12 (6-inch) bamboo or wood skewers
4.1/5 (16 Votes)

By

Mix all ingredients. Serve over chopped romaine lettuce

  • 3 large garlic cloves crushed
  • 8 Tablespoons of olive oil
  • 4 Tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 coddled eggs (boil 1 minute)
  • 2-3 Tablespoons Parmesan Cheese
  • 2 Teaspoons dry mustard powder
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • pepper
  • salt
  • 1 Tablespoon mayonnaise
  • 1/2 teaspoon thyme
  • 1/4 teaspoon celery seed
4.5/5 (14 Votes)

By

This can taste better than store-bought because you can add or subtract according to your taste

  • 1-c. prepared ketchup
  • 1-c. sugar
  • 1/2 t. paprika
  • 1/2 t. dry mustard powder
  • 1/2 t. celery seed
  • 1/2 t. onion powder
  • 1/2 t. Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1/2 c red wine vinegar
  • 1- c. olive oil
4.5/5 (4 Votes)

By

put it in a small canning jar and shake it, baby! keeps well in the fridge for a few weeks

  • 1/3 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1/4 cup oil
  • 3/4 tsp each of
  • garlic powder
  • oregano
  • basil
  • pepper
  • salt
  • onion powder
  • dijon mustard
4.5/5 (4 Votes)

By

Complex and full vinaigrette recipe for spinach salads

  • tbsp white truffle oil
  • 1.5 cup olive oil
  • 2 tbsp white wine vinegar
  • 2 tbsp fresh tarragon
  • 1 shallot
  • tsp mustard powder
  • tbsp lemon juice
  • salt and pepper
4/5 (38 Votes)

More Dressing recipes

Any burning questions? Our chefs answer!

Salad- Almond & sesame Topped Aunt Georgann's Dressing