Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Mini Pot Pies

1/2 cup Bisquick
1/2 cup milk
2 eggs

Mix together and put about 1 tablespoon in each muffin cup.

Top with about 1/4 cup of any "fillings" you want- cheeseburger, pizza, BLT, Chicken and veggies, etc....  You can mix it up in a the pan (any meat should already be cooked)  then top with one more tablespoon of the "Bisquick Mixture"  and bake at 375 for 25-30 minutes. 

German Chocolate Cake Bars

1 box German Chocolate Cake Mix
1/3 cup oil
2 large eggs

11 oz. bag caramel bits
3 Tbsp. heavy cream
2 cups sweetened shredded coconut
2/3 cup finely chopped pecans

Preheat oven to 350.  Spray a 9x9 or 7x11 pan with baking spray and set aside.  Mix together cake mix, oil, and eggs on medium low speed until combined- mixture will be thick.  Press mixture into prepared pan and bake for 15 minutes, until edges are set and center is puffy.  Remove from oven and let cool for 30 minutes.
 Prepare frosting:  In a microwave safe bowl, microwave caramel bits and heavy cream stopping to stir every 30 seconds until smooth.  Stir in coconut and pecans.  Spread over bars.  Let cool completely before cutting to serve.

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Baked Italian Chicken

4 -6 chicken breasts
1 cube margarine
1 package Italian dressing mix
2 cups Italian seasoned bread crumbs

Cut breasts in half and remove skin.  Melt margarine; add dressing mix and stir.  Dip chicken in melted margarine mixture, then roll in bread crumbs.
 Bake at 375 degrees for 45 to 60 minutes.

Caramel Apple Butterfinger Bars

2 cups all-purpose flour
2 cups quick cooking oats
1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar
1 tsp. baking soda
1 1/4 cups butter, melted
2 cups Granny Smith apples- peeled, cored and sliced VERY thin
1 jar caramel ice cream topping
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
5 regular size Butterfinger Bars, roughly chopped

Preheat oven to 350.  Line a 9x13 pan with foil and spray well with nonstick spray.  In a large bowl, combine flour, brown sugar, quick oats, and baking soda.  Stir in melted butter until completely mixed in.  Press 3/4 of mixture into pan and bake for 9 minutes.  Spread apple slices evenly over crust. 
In a small pan, heat caramel and flour over medium heat until it starts to bubble.  Remove from heat and pour over apple slices.  Sprinkle Butterfinger pieces over the top, and top with remaining crust mixture, crumbling evenly over bars.  Bake for 20 minutes or until golden brown.  Remove and let cool to room temperature before covering with foil and chilling completely.