Best Reuben Casserole

Best Reuben Casserole | Melanie Makes

Corned beef and cabbage are sauteed in dark beer and topped with a homemade thousand island dressing before being sandwiched between two thick layers of mashed potatoes speckled with Swiss cheese.  One 9×13 pan of this hearty recipe can feed a crowd and is without a doubt the Best Reuben Casserole.

Chinese Chicken Spaghetti

Chinese Chicken Spaghetti | Melanie Makes

Whole grain spaghetti is topped with stir-fried carrots, snow peas and green onions and tossed in a soy based sauce, to create a quick and delicious main course.  Forget take-out!  If you can boil water and have minimal kitchen knife skills, you can have this Chinese Chicken Spaghetti on the table in no time.

Meatball Stroganoff Pot Pie

Meatball Stroganoff Pot Pie | Melanie Makes

My Meatball Stroganoff Pot Pie is a comfort food reality!  Baked meatballs, noodles, onions and mushrooms get cozy in a thyme and yogurt sauce before being tucked between two sheets of pie crust and baked to a golden brown.  Topped with a big dollop of yogurt and a sprinkle of parsley, each slice is absolute perfection.

Slow Cooker Lemon Rosemary Lentil Soup

Slow Cooker Lemon Rosemary Lentil Soup | Melanie Makes

Fresh vegetables, lemon and rosemary become an amazingly hearty soup with minimal effort.  Carrots, onion, yellow bell pepper and red lentils are flavored with garlic and a dash of cayenne pepper and slow cooked until tender.  This Slow Cooker Lemon Rosemary Lentil Soup is one of the easiest soups to ever come out of your […]

Honeyed Shrimp with Crispy Kale and Gorgonzola Grits

Honeyed Shrimp with Crispy Kale and Gorgonzola Grits | Honeyed Shrimp with Crispy Kale and Crispy Kale @honeyed Shrimp with Crispy Kale and Gorgonzola Gritss

A bed of creamy, cheesy gorgonzola grits is topped with crispy kale chips and honeyed popcorn shrimp to create a restaurant worthy meal in the comfort of your own home.  An amazing seafood meal for four ready in just 20 minutes?  This Honeyed Shrimp with Crispy Kale and Gorgonzola Grits is sure to make an […]