Monday, May 23, 2011

Beef Stroganoff

1/2 lb. extra lean ground beef
1/4 c. chopped onion
3/4 c. water
1 beef bouillon cube
2 t. worcestershire sauce
4 oz. can sliced mushrooms, drained
1 c. sour cream
1 1/2 T. flour
3 - 3 1/2 c. wide egg noodles, cooked & drained

Brown beef & onion. Add water, bouillon cube & worcestershire sauce. Heat to boiling; stirring to dissolve bouillon cube. Stir in mushrooms and reduce heat. Stir together sour cream & flour; add to beef mixture. Cook at low heat, stirring occasionally until sauce thickens. Do not boil. Toss hot noodles and sauce together.

Serves 3-4.

by Catherine S.

Chicken & Black Bean Wraps

2 medium tomatoes, chopped
1/2 c. black beans, rinsed & drained
4 T. diced green chilies
1/3 c. green onions, sliced
1 T. fresh cilantro, chopped
about 1/3 c. water
1.27 oz. package Fajitas Spices & Seasonings
3 c. chicken, cooked & shredded
8 large flour tortillas, warmed to soften

In medium bowl, combine tomatoes, black beans, chilies, green onion, and cilantro; set aside. In large skillet, stir together water and seasoning packet, bring to a boil. Stir in chicken and reduce heat to low. Mix in tomato mixture and cook on low for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Scoop 1/2 c. filling on each tortilla. Fold in sides and roll up to enclose filling.

Note: You can substitute cooked turkey or pork for chicken.

by Sariah R.