Dez-Cadent Mac & Cheese

Dez-Cadent Mac & Cheese
Dez from KS95 and her daughter, Dusty, are big fans of Old Home products.  She uses nothing else in her recipe for what we call Dez-cadent Mac & Cheese. Ingredients  8 oz elbow or cavatappi pasta 2 cups whipping cream ½ cup (1 stick) butter 4 oz cream cheese 8 oz Old Home sour cream 8 oz Old Home small-curd cottage cheese 16 oz...

Holiday Salads

Holiday Salads
Aspiring foodie and Programming Director and Twin Cities Live Boss Lady, Mandy Tadych shares two tried and true holiday salads to kick off your Thanksgiving day meal.  Plus her drink of choice!  SUPER SOUR CREAM BROCCOLI SALAD Sour Cream Dressing 1/2 cup Old Home sour cream 1 tablespoon honey 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar 2-3...

All Things Sweet Potatoes

All Things Sweet Potatoes
Sweet Potatoes are the perfect cold-weather comfort food. Chances are you'll have them for thanksgiving but chef and cookbook author, Robin Asbell stopped by with unique sweet potato recipes… like sweet potato pudding you can make this weekend. Sweet Potato Puddings By Robin Asbell Makes 4 1 cup mashed sweet potato 8 ounces cream...

Apple Inspired Recipes

Apple Inspired Recipes
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell, stopped by the TCL kitchen with some fall inspired recipes like apple salsa, wild rice salad and more. Crunchy Apple Salsa 2 honey crisp apples 1 small onion-chopped 1 red bell pepper-finely chopped 1 C loosely packed cilantro-chopped 1 TB chili in adobo sauce, chopped 1 tsp lime...

Summer Veggies

Summer Veggies
The executive sous chef at Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx, Tre Donte Hardy, joins us with his ideas for using up those summer veggies that you have an abundance of. Fried Green Tomatoes & Herb Dipping Sauce 3 med green tomatoes (firm) 1 cup course cornmeal ½ cup flour 1 tsp crushed chili flakes 2 eggs ¼ cup buttermilk 1 TBL...

Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes
Five Eyewitness News anchor Paul Folger was bragging about his skills making Fried Green Tomatoes so we wanted to see what all the hype was about! Fried Green Tomatoes 3 to 4 medium to large Green Tomatoes ½ cup of Flour 1 cup of Cornmeal 2 teaspoon of salt ½ teaspoon of black pepper 2 eggs ½ teaspoon of tabasco sauce or Franks...

Grape Gazpacho

Grape Gazpacho
Chef and cookbook author Robin Asbell showed Elizabeth how to make a refreshing and delicious gazpacho. Grape Gazpacho (reprinted from Big Vegan, No Meat, No Dairy All Delicious, published by Chronicle Books) 3 inches white baguette, crusts removed 1 clove garlic, peeled 1/2 cup sliced almonds 1 tablespoon sherry vinegar 1/2 teaspoon...

Flaky Cheesy Bread

Flaky Cheesy Bread
Which do you prefer, cheesy bread or flaky croissant like bread. Now you can have both!  Cooking for Dads host Rob Barrett shows us three different ways of baking flaky cheesy bread. 777 g bread flour 2 sp salt 4 sp sugar 3 sp EVOO 5 sp active dry yeast 1 stick butter cut into cubes 377 gms water Directions: Combine all dry...

Cucumbers for the Kids

Cucumbers for the Kids
The creator of Veggie Buds Club, Monica Irwin, has ways to get your kids to eat more vegetables.  She shares three recipes for getting cucumbers in your kids diet. Get 15% off any Veggie Buds Club subscription when you use the promo code: TCL15. Recipes: Cucumber Sushi Cucumber Melon Cooler Fancy Cucumber...

Pickling & Sweet Corn Salad

Pickling & Sweet Corn Salad
A great way to preserve your vegetables is pickling them.  Laurie Crowell, owner of Golden Fig, shows us how easy it is to do. Quick Refrigerator Pickles 1 lb veggies sliced to fit in jar (you can pick!) If you use cucumbers, slice off and discard ends. 1 small onion cut into wedges 1/4 C sugar 1 1/3 C white vinegar 1 tsp kosher...