Year: 2011

  • Stovetop Eggplant Casserole

    In a skillet: 1 lb hamburger 2 celery stalks 2 sliced medium onions 1 C Ragu spag. sauce 1/2 C water 1 t oregano 1 t chili powder 1 med. eggplant 3-4 slices swiss cheese Parmesan cheese Dash paprika Brown hamburger, onions, and celery (drain). Add sauce, water, and seasonings. Mix well. Slice eggplant 1/2-inch…

  • Chili

    My brother Stevie was legendary for his chili. He never needed a recipe, but I found this reminder among his recipes: Gr. beef, drain fat Onions Gr. pepper Jalapeno Tomato sauce Noodles Crackers Chili powder Chili beans Chopped tomatoes Corn!

  • Chicken Casserole

    From Stevie’s collection, in his handwriting: Oil dish first 1/3 C long grain rice (optional: mix nuts in with rice) 1/4 C chopped onion 2 T chopped green pepper 1 chicken breast split lengthwise 1 7-oz can mushroom soup 2 T water 1 cube chicken bouillon, crushed 1/8 t dried sage, crushed 1/8 dried thyme…

  • Tuna Casserole

    From Stevie’s collection, probably typed by Mom: 2 C uncooked egg noodles 1 small chopped onion 2 T oil 1/2 C chopped parsley 1 C white cabbage, shredded 1 C fresh or frozen peas 1 t oregano 1 can 7-1/2 oz tuna drained and flaked salt and pepper Cook noodles in 6 cups boiling water…

  • Chicken-venison or beef and corn cheese bake

    From Stevie’s collection, in his handwriting: 1 lb gr. beef 1/2 C onion, chopped 1 can cheddar cheese soup 1/3 C water 1 C chopped tomatoes 1 can whole kernel corn 2 C cooked noodles In skillet, brown gr. beef & drain. Add cooked onion. Stir in remaining ingredients. Pour into 1-1/2 quart casserole. Bake…

  • Stevie’s Pasta Salad

    This is typed just as my brother wrote it… Box pasta salad mix mixed pasta green pepper can mushrooms olives Pimentoes chopped ch. cheese/parmesan (I think he meant cheddar) chopped tomatoe or Fr. peas cubed chicken Eat w/ crackers

  • Stevie’s Beef Stew

    This was a handwritten recipe from my brother Stevie’s collection. Just like Mom, the instructions are kinda sketchy. He was an excellent cook who didn’t really need recipes. Stew beef – onion – tomatoes – frozen limas – corn & gr beans – frozen okra – celery – carrots – potaotes – salt & pepper…

  • Green Bean Casserole

    I found this in my brother Stevie’s recipe collection. It’s one of my Dad’s favorite recipes to make, too. 1 10-3/4 oz can cream of mushroom soup 1/2 C milk 1 t soy sauce Dash pepper 4 C cooked cut green beans 1-1/3 C french-fried onion snacks In 1-1/2 quart casserole, mix soup, milk, soy,…

  • Beef Stew Stroganoff

    From Stevie’s collection. 6 oz wide egg noodles, uncooked 24-oz can beef stew 4-oz can sliced mushrooms, drained 1/2 C sour cream 2 T chopped green onion Cook noodles according to directions and drain. Meanwhile, in a medium saucepan, combine stew and mushrooms. Heat to simmering over medium heat, stirring occasionally. Stir in sour cream,…

  • Chris’ Spinach Lasagna “Surprize”

    This is a recipe card from my brother Stevie’s collection. I do not exactly understand what the items in parentheses mean though — they are not referenced in the instructions, so maybe they’re just optional? 10 oz pkg frozen chopped spinach 2 C cottage cheese (or 15 oz ricotta) 2 C shredded mozzarella cheese, divided…