Archive for October, 2012


Cauliflower Rice Pilaf

Print 4.0 from 1 reviews Cauliflower Rice Pilaf   Recipe by: George Stella Category: sides Serves: 4   Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  12 mins Total time:  27 mins Ingredients ¼ cup slivered almonds 1 small head cauliflower 1 tablespoon unsalted butter 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 tablespoons chopped yellow onion ¼ teaspoon minced fresh garlic [...]

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Original Cauliflower Mac and Cheese Casserole

Print Original Cauliflower Mac and Cheese Casserole   Recipe by: George Stella Category: sides Serves: 8   Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  30 mins Total time:  45 mins Ingredients Kosher salt, as needed, plus ½ teaspoon Vegetable oil spray 1 large head cauliflower, cut into small florets ¾ cup heavy cream 2 ounces cream cheese, cut [...]

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Roasted Pecan and Herb-Crusted Salmon

Print Roasted Pecan and Herb-Crusted Salmon   Recipe by: George Stella Category: seafood Serves: 6   Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  15 mins Total time:  30 mins Ingredients 1 small fennel bulb, cored and thinly sliced 2 plum tomatoes, halved 1 cup julienned bell peppers (any color) ½ cup sliced red onion 2 tablespoons extra virgin [...]

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Slow Cooker Jambalaya

Print Slow Cooker Jambalaya   Recipe by: George Stella Category: seafood Serves: 8   Prep time:  10 mins Cook time:  6 hours Total time:  6 hours 10 mins Ingredients 2 cups chopped cooked kielbasa sausage, may use any cooked sausage 1 cup chopped celery 1 cup chopped green bell pepper 1 cup chopped white or yellow onion [...]

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Key West Crab Cakes with Mustard Sauce

Print Key West Crab Cakes with Mustard Sauce   Recipe by: George Stella Category: seafood Serves: 6   Prep time:  20 mins Cook time:  9 mins Total time:  29 mins Ingredients 1 pound claw crabmeat 2 tablespoons finely diced red bell pepper 2 tablespoons finely diced green bell pepper 1 tablespoon mayonnaise 2 large eggs 2 tablespoons [...]

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Anaheim Shrimp Scampi

Print Anaheim Shrimp Scampi   Recipe by: George Stella Category: seafood Serves: 4   Prep time:  20 mins Cook time:  6 mins Total time:  26 mins Ingredients 6 tablespoons Scampi Butter (see recipe here) 1 small spaghetti squash 1 pound (16 to 20 count) peeled and deveined raw shrimp, with tail on 1 tablespoon dry white wine [...]

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Mojo Pulled Pork

Print Mojo Pulled Pork   Recipe by: George Stella Category: meats Serves: 8   Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  5 hours Total time:  5 hours 15 mins Ingredients 1 boneless pork loin roast (about 4 pounds), trimmed 2 cups water 16 ounces Italian salad dressing ¼ cup fresh lime juice, about 2 limes 2 tablespoons chopped [...]

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Low Carb Beefed-Up Meatloaf

Print Low Carb Beefed-Up Meatloaf   Recipe by: George Stella Category: meats Serves: 8   Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  1 hour 15 mins Total time:  1 hour 45 mins Ingredients 1 (8-ounce) can tomato sauce 1 (6-ounce) can tomato paste ¼ cup bulk sugar substitute (recommended: Splenda) 2 teaspoons white vinegar 2 pounds ground chuck [...]

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Chicken Stella Scarpariello

Print Chicken Stella Scarpariello   Recipe by: George Stella Category: poultry Serves: 8   Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  45 mins Total time:  1 hour 15 mins Ingredients ¼ cup extra virgin olive oil 1 pound mild or hot Italian sausage, cut into 2-inch lengths 2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs, each piece cut into thirds [...]

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Grilled Mojito Chicken

Print Grilled Mojito Chicken   Recipe by: George Stella Category: poultry Serves: 6   Prep time:  10 mins Cook time:  20 mins Total time:  30 mins Ingredients 6 boneless, skinless chicken breasts ½ cup lime juice ¼ cup rum (may use sherry vinegar or red wine vinegar) 2 tablespoons vegetable oil ½ cup mint leaves, finely chopped [...]

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