Sourdough Perogies THM-XO

One of the many traditional German side dishes popular in Lancaster County is homemade egg noodles. I learned the art of noodle making from my Old Order Mennonite grandmother and aunts as they made dishpans of noodles for their large families. The Atlas Noodle Maker I have was a gift from my late mother-in-law. These Perogies are made with sourdough pasta that has been fermented for more than 24 hours. With this recipe you can also make noodles and even Ravioli. Perogies and ravioli are a bit time consuming but we do enjoy them for special occasions.

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Barbecue Chicken Sourdough Personal Pan Pizza…THM-E

Who can resist a crispy chewy crust personal pan pizza? This Barbecue Chicken Pizza is just perfect paired with a large garden salad for a delightful THM-E meal. Sourdough is very easy to do and makes the best pizza crust. I use low-fat cheese to keep under 6 grams of fat and use cooked chicken breast. In the summertime I process garden tomatoes into Memphis Barbecue Sauce that is wonderful on this pizza.

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Nicaraguan Rice and Beans with Cabbage Salad, THM-E

Our daughter spent two years living in the loving country of Nicaragua at a Christian Mission as a relief worker. We, as a family, traveled to see her and acquired a taste for native food. Black Beans and Rice soon became a favorite in our house. In Nicaragua a thin sour cream is served with this dish. I will at times use fat-free Greek Yogurt but most often just hot sauce and a few tomatoes. This meal may look complicated but with the use of a Crockpot and Insta-pot it is a very simple economical meal to put together. I always make a double recipe so I can have leftovers for the next day.

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Insta-Pot Taco Soup THM-E

Quick and easy meals — we all love them, don’t we? Mondays are hectic days for me as a mother of eight. My laundry room usually has this enormous mound of dirty wash waiting for my attention. Our family has come to expect simple meals and this is one of my favorites. Everything can be done in the Insta-Pot and all I need to do is add cornbread or a salad to finish out the meal. Any leftovers are saved for lunches the next day.

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Mexican Hamburger and Rice THM-S

Are you in need of a tasty budget-friendly meal? This dish combines ground turkey and beef  to cut down on the cost and you really don’t even notice it. Riced cauliflower is very easy to make with a food processor and you can use the entire head not just the florets. There are times that I will add cooked brown rice and corn to this dish for a THM Crossover for my working men.

Mexican Burger and Rice  THM-S

  • 1 cup diced onions
  • 1/2 cup diced green peppers
  • 1 pound burger- I use 1/2 beef and 1/2 turkey
  • 3 cups riced cauliflower (I used Bird’s Eye frozen Riced Cauliflower)
  • 1 1/2 cups salsa
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoon oat fiber
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup finely diced jalapenos
  • sour cream, diced onions, tomatoes, and cilantro

Brown burger, onions, and peppers in a skillet until meat is no longer pink. Add rice, salsa, chili powder, garlic powder, salt, pepper, and oat fiber. Mix well. Sprinkle with cheese and jalapenos. Cover lid tightly and turn on low heat for 10 minutes. Garnish with sour cream, diced onions, tomatoes, and cilantro just before serving. Serve 4-6.

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Mexican Burger and Rice  THM-S

Servings 6
Author Glenda Groff

Ingredients

  • 1 cup diced onions
  • 1/2 cup diced green peppers
  • 1 pound turkey burger
  • 3 cups riced cauliflower I used Bird's Eye frozen Riced Cauliflower
  • 1 1/2 cups salsa
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoon oat fiber
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup finely diced jalapenos
  • sour cream diced onions, tomatoes, and cilantro

Instructions

  1. Brown burger, onions, and peppers in a skillet until meat is no longer pink. Add rice, salsa, chili powder, garlic powder, salt, pepper, and oat fiber. Mix well. Sprinkle with cheese and jalapenos. Cover lid tightly and turn on low heat for 10 minutes. Garnish with sour cream, diced onions, tomatoes, and cilantro just before serving. Serve 4-6.

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East meets West Sushi Salad THM-S

Have you ever wanted all the flavors of sushi without the added carbs from the white rice? A recipe on the back of a bag of sushi rice inspired this salad. I love it! Don’t forget the pickled ginger as that gives it a wonderful flavor. You can adjust the Wasabi to your preference of taste as it is very potent. This has satisfied my taste for sushi and I hope you will find it as refreshing as I did.

East meets West Sushi Salad THM-S

  • 4 cups chopped lettuce
  • 1 avocado, peeled and sliced
  • 6 cherry tomatoes
  • 1/3 cup shredded carrots
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 2 slices red onion
  • 10 medium shrimp, cooked, peeled and de-veined
  • Nori wrap pieces, optional
  • a few slices pickled ginger

Wasabi Dressing

Divide lettuce between to salad plates. Arrange a half of the following ingredients on top of the lettuce on each plate-avocado, tomato, carrots, celery, onion, and shrimp. Combine the dressing. Drizzle the desired amount on each salad. Serves 2.

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East meets West Sushi Salad THM-S

Author Glenda Groff

Ingredients

  • 4 cups chopped lettuce
  • 1 avocado peeled and sliced
  • 6 cherry tomatoes
  • 1/3 cup shredded carrots
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 2 slices red onion
  • 10 medium shrimp cooked, peeled and de-veined
  • Nori wrap pieces optional
  • a few slices pickled ginger

Dressing

  • 1/2 cup mayo
  • 1 teaspoon wasabi sauce
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon soy sauce

Instructions

  1. Divide lettuce between to salad plates. Arrange a half of the following ingredients on top of the lettuce on each plate-avocado, tomato, carrots, celery, onion, and shrimp. Combine the dressing. Drizzle the desired amount on each salad. Serves 2

You will find many more salad and salad dressing recipes in the spiral bound 600+ page Around the Family Table Cookbook. All recipes are sugar-free and label with the correct fuel. Books can be purchased using this link. You may also request a small jar of sourdough starter with the purchase of a cookbook.   Buy It Now.

Southwestern Chicken and Bean Soup THM-E

Stockpots full of hearty soups are so delicious and filling on busy fall/winter days. This Southwestern Chicken and Bean soup has become a family favorite. I often serve it with cornbread or Multi-grain Sourdough bread. Over the winter months I pressure can black beans to use in this soup or for rice and beans. Sweet corn give just the right amount of sweetness that go so well with the spiciness. You can adjust the seasoning to suit your taste and even add a diced Jalapeno or two if you like more heat. I will freeze individual portions of this soup for school lunches or for a quick meal when I am home by myself.

Southwestern Chicken and Bean Soup THM-E

Combine all ingredients in 8-quart kettle. Simmer for 30 minutes. Serves 12-14.

*This is a very quick tasty dish. For growing children serve with full fat sour-cream, baked corn chips and shredded cheddar cheese for a THM-Crossover.

*You can omit the chicken for a meatless more economical dish.

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Southwestern Chicken and Bean Soup THM-E

Course Main Course
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 12
Author Glenda Groff

Ingredients

  • 6 cups chicken broth fat free
  • 4 cups cooked shredded chicken breast
  • 5 cups cooked black beans
  • 3 cups corn
  • 4 cups salsa--I use mild/hot salsa
  • 6 cups cooked brown rice
  • 4 cups water
  • 2-4 tablespoons taco seasoning

Instructions

  1. Combine all ingredients in 8-quart kettle. Simmer for 30 minutes. Serves 12-14

Recipe Notes

*This is a very quick tasty dish. For growing children serve with full fat sour-cream, baked corn chips and shredded cheddar cheese. *You can omit the chicken for a meatless more economical dish.

You will find many more soup and stew recipes in the spiral bound 600+ page Around the Family Table Cookbook. All recipes are sugar-free and label with the correct fuel. Books can be purchased using this link. You may also request a small jar of sourdough starter with the purchase of a cookbook.   Buy It Now.

Savory Tomato Pie THM-S

Warm summer days are not complete without Savory Tomato Pie made from freshly picked tomatoes. This has become a summer favorite and it is especially tasty with smoked cheddar cheese in the filling.

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Biscuit crust:

  • 3/4 cup THM Baking Blend
  • 1 1/2  teaspoons baking powder
  • pinch of Mineral Salt
  • 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 3 eggs
  • 2/3 cup sour cream or full-fat Greek Yogurt
  • 3 tablespoons  butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/2 cup diced sweet onions

Filling:

  • 2 tomatoes, peeled and sliced 1-inch-thick
  • 5 basil leaves, chopped
  • 1/2 cup Duke Mayonnaise
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese

Whisk dry crust ingredients together. Blend eggs, butter and sour cream together. Stir into dry mixture. With a spoon spread over the bottom of a 10 inch baking dish. Layer onions over the top of the crust. Sprinkle with garlic powder and oregano. Bake at 350 degrees F. for 12 minutes. Squeeze the tomatoes to remove the seeds. Layer on top of baked crust. Sprinkle on basil. Mix mayonnaise and cheese together. Spread over tomatoes. Return to oven and baked until cheese is puffy and slightly browned. 10-12 minutes. Serves 8.

I used mozzarella and smoked cheddar cheese in the filling. I, also, use fresh basil leaves from my herb garden. 

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Savory Tomato Pie THM-S

Servings 8
Author Glenda Groff

Ingredients

Biscuit crust:

  • 3/4 cup THM Baking Blend
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • pinch Mineral Salt
  • 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 3 eggs
  • 2/3 cup sour cream or full-fat Greek Yogurt
  • 3 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/2 cup diced sweet onions

Filling:

  • 2 tomatoes, peeled and sliced 1-inch-thick
  • 5 basil leaves, chopped
  • 1/2 cup Duke Mayonnaise
  • 1 cup Mozzarella or Cheddar Cheese

Instructions

Whisk dry crust ingredients together. Blend eggs, butter and sour cream together. Stir into dry mixture. With a spoon spread over the bottom of a 10 inch baking dish. Layer onions over the top of the crust. Sprinkle with garlic powder and oregano. Bake at 350 degrees F. for 12 minutes. Squeeze the tomatoes to remove the seeds. Layer on top of baked crust. Sprinkle on basil. Mix mayonnaise and cheese together. Spread over tomatoes. Return to oven and baked until cheese is puffy and slightly browned. 10-12 minutes. Serves 8.

You will find many more vegetable dishes in the spiral bound 600+ page Around the Family Table Cookbook. All recipes are sugar-free and label with the correct fuel. Books can be purchased using this link. You may also request a small jar of sourdough starter with the purchase of a cookbook.   Buy It Now.