Skirt Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

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Skirt Steak with Chimichurri Sauce
Quick and easy dish for a weeknight meal.
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Instructions
  1. Lightly oil your grill grates then heat the grill to high. Combine chili powder, brown sugar, cumin, oregano, coriander, garlic powder, 1 tsp salt, and 1 tsp pepper in a medium bowl. Drizzle half Tbsp olive oil over one side of steak and rub steak with spice mix. Repeat with other side.
  2. Once the grill is heated up, place the steak on the grill and cover. Cook 4-6 minutes per side or until medium rare. Take the meat off the grill and let rest for 10 minutes before slicing.
  3. While the steak rest, make the chimichurri sauce. In food processor put parsley, cilantro, chili flakes, vinegar, garlic, 1/2 tsp salt, and 1/2 tsp pepper, pulse. While running add 1/4 cup olive oil until fully combined. Taste and adjust. Serve the sauce on top of the steak. Enjoy!
Recipe Notes

Recipe adapted from Eat the Love

Oven Fried Southern Hot Honey Chicken

I have been hunting for a good oven baked fried chicken and alas I found it. Original recipe found on Half Baked Harvest. This is moist and full of flavor.

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Oven Fried Southern Hot Honey Chicken
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
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Hot Honey
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
Hot Honey
Instructions
  1. Add chicken to gallon bag with zip top and pour in the buttermilk and salt. Toss well and refrigerate for 20 minutes. Preheat oven to 425. Line baking sheet with parchment. Add cornflakes, flour, thyme and salt to flat based medium bowl. Stir well. Remove the chicken from buttermilk mixture and dredge through the cornflake mix. Press gently to coat well. Place on baking sheet. Lightly brush the chicken with olive oil. Cook in oven for 15-20 minutes and then turn the chicken and cook for the remaining 10-15 minutes. In a small pot add the butter, honey, cayenne, chili powder, paprika, garlic powder and salt. Let it melt thoroughly. Once chicken is out drizzle hot honey on it. I let it sit for about 5 minutes and serve.

Skillet Cornbread Pie

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Skillet Cornbread Pie
One pan dish that combines chili and cornbread, yumm!
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  1. Preheat oven to 400F.
  2. Heat olive oil in a large ovenproof skillet over medium-high and saute onion until softened and translucent, about 5 minutes. Stir in garlic and cook until fragrant about 1 minute. Add beef and cook until browned, 8-10 minutes, then season with chili powder, cumin, oregano, salt and pepper, stir to combine. Add tomato sauce, diced tomatoes, and all beans, stir until mixed.
  3. Reduce heat to medium-low and let simmer 15-20 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. While chili simmers, in a bowl whisk together cornbread mix, eggs, and milk. Once combined fold in corn and cheese. Pour cornbread mix on top of chili, spread into an even layer.
  5. Place skillet in oven and bake until cornbread is cooked through and chili mixture is bubbling, about 20-25 minutes. Serve hot. Enjoy!
Recipe Notes

Recipe adapted from 12 Tomatoes

Veggie Fajita Burritos

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Veggie Fajita Burritos
Quick and easy burrito made with quinoa, so it's a high protein alternative.
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  1. In a small saucepan, cook the quinoa with 1/4 tsp salt according to package directions.
  2. Meanwhile in a medium skillet heat olive oil over medium-high heat. Add th onion and bell pepper and cook, stirring, until crisp-tender, about 5 minutes. Stir in the chili powder and season with salt and pepper, transfer to a bowl.
  3. Dividing evenly, spread the quinoa, onion-pepper mixture, beans, salsa and cheese over the tortillas. Roll the tortillas up burrito-style. Top with sour cream if desired. Enjoy!
Recipe Notes

This recipe was adapted from Rachael Ray

Alton Brown Meatloaf Recipe

I have been looking for a good meatloaf recipe and found this one from Alton Brown.

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Alton Brown Meatloaf Recipe
The picture doesn't do this justice but I forgot to take picture before, so this is after. This was moist and flavorful. Made a meatloaf sandwich the next day and it was delicious.
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 75 minutes
Passive Time 10 minutes
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Topping
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 75 minutes
Passive Time 10 minutes
Servings
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Ingredients
Topping
Instructions
  1. Oven rack should be in center position. Preheat oven to 325. Line a baking sheet with parchment. Combine croutons, black and cayenne pepper, chili powder, and thyme in food processor. Pulse until it becomes crumbs, Place in large mixing bowl. Add onions, carrots, garlic and red pepper to food processor and pulse until finely chopped. Don't overpulse should not be puree. Pour into bowl. Add the chuck and sirloin to bowl. Add salt and mix well. Don't squeeze the meat. Press the meat mixture into a loaf pan. Turn it over and place on baking sheet. Cook 10 minutes and pull out from oven and remove loaf pan. Cook Meatloaf another 55 minutes. Mix the ketchup, cumin, hot sauce and honey in bowl and stir well. Once the meatloaf has cooked that 55 minutes, pull out and brush topping on top. Cook additional 10 minutes. Let meatloaf cool 10 minutes before serving.