All Things Pancakes

All Things Pancakes
Recipe Developer Mary Jane Miller stopped by to share her classic buttermilk pancake recipe and more. Basic Pancakes Prep time: 5 minutes Total Time: 15 minutes 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk 2 large...

Grill with Confidence

Grill with Confidence
Sure, it's easy to grill hamburgers on the grill, but knowing how long steak should be on the grill is a bit harder to figure out. The Executive Director for the Minnesota Beef Council, Karin Schaefer, stopped by with four of the best cuts to toss on the grill along with recipes for each cut. You can get hundreds of free recipes using beef...

Back-to-School Breakfast Ideas

Back-to-School Breakfast Ideas
It's back-to-school week on Twin Cities Live and chances are that it’s every parent's dream is to create a smooth transition from summer mornings once the school year starts. Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell stopped by with three different breakfast ideas that are perfect for busy mornings. Breakfast Cookies 1 C old...

Meatless Meals

Meatless Meals
Whether you are a vegetarian, a flexitarian, or you enjoy an occasional Meatless Monday meal, Alice Seuffert, creator of Dining with Alice, stopped by to share three new weeknight meal ideas that are all vegetarian. Alice loves sharing easy family meals and helping families learn to meal plan. She has put all her favorite tips and tricks in...

Zucchini Lasagna

Zucchini Lasagna
Lifestyle Blogger, Lindsay Guentzel, stopped by the TCL kitchen with a tasty zucchini lasagna recipe for National Farmer’s Market week. Check out the recipe on her blog, click here. It’s National Farmer’s Market week, click here to find a market near you.

Monday Night Meal: Chickpea Tacos

Monday Night Meal: Chickpea Tacos
TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson loves to cook and save money! She made a tasty meatless Monday meal that’s perfect for a busy weeknight dinner. Ingredients: 2 cans chickpeas, rinsed and drained EVOO or Avocado oil Taco seasoning packets Directions: Add oil to a pan, then add chickpeas to pan Brown chickpeas & add taco...

Homemade Filet Mignon

Homemade Filet Mignon
Creator of JohnJeanJuan, Terry John Zila, stopped by the TCL kitchen with a tasty filet mignon recipes perfect for a crowd. Whole Roasted Filet Mignon Ingredients: 3 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons olive oil One whole 3 pound beef tenderloin Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper 1 bunch watercress, washed Preheat oven...

Grilled Salmon Tacos

Grilled Salmon Tacos
Josh Nelson of Almanac Fish, shared a grilled salmon taco recipe perfect for your next summer barbeque. Ingredients: Salmon fillets with skin on (see cooking tips). Plan for 3-4 oz. of salmon/serving Canola or vegetable oil Salt & Pepper West Coast Seafood Rub, by Humble & Frank Flour tortillas Fresh cilantro,...