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Old 10-31-2016, 10:55 PM
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What's for dinner - November

Thanks giving is this month, what do you do for your special dinner?

Have any new recipes to share? Looking forward to you dinner ideas.
Please share some of your recipes and check out others ideas! Enjoy.
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Old 10-31-2016, 10:56 PM
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Tonight for us is pasta carbonara with garlic bread, thinking on dessert.
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Old 11-01-2016, 07:05 AM
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Dinner tonight is Turkey meatloaf, caulflower and I am not sure what else.
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Old 11-01-2016, 08:53 AM
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Spicy Garlic Shrimp

For the quinoa:
tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
onion, finely chopped
1 clove garlic, minced
teaspoon chili powder
190 grams (1 cup) uncooked quinoa
salt and pepper
500 ml (2 cups) vegetable broth (I used my vegetable stock powder)
2 tablespoons fresh parsley, finely chopped

For the shrimp:
tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
225 grams (1/2 lb) raw shrimp, tail-on
1 clove garlic, finely chopped
teaspoon chili powder
salt and pepper

You will also need:
fresh parsley. finely chopped
the juice of half lemon

Instructions

In a fine-meshed strainer, rinse the quinoa under cold running water.
Heat the olive oil in a large pot over medium heat. Add the onion, garlic and cook, stirring occasionally, for 3 minutes or until the onion softens slightly.
Add the quinoa and teaspoon of chili powder. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Sautee for 1 minute then add the broth.
Bring to a boil uncovered. When it starts to boil, reduce the heat to the lowest setting, cover and simmer for 20 minutes or until the water is absorbed and the quinoa is cooked and tender. Remove from heat, add the parsley and mix well.
While quinoa is cooking, cook the shrimp.
Heat tablespoon of olive oil in a large skillet over medium high heat. When the pan is hot, add the shrimp and sprinkle with teaspoon of chili powder. Season with salt and pepper and sautee until no longer translucent.

Add the garlic and cook until fragrant.
Mix the quinoa and shrimp together, drizzle with lemon juice and sprinkle with fresh chopped parsley. Serve the spicy garlic shrimp and quinoa immediately, while still hot.
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Old 11-01-2016, 10:58 AM
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Dinner tonight is Baked Fish, Mac and Cheese and Green Beans.
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Old 11-01-2016, 01:09 PM
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Sirloin steak on the grill, baked potatoes, brussell sprouts for DH and beets for me!

First of November and it should be cold, cold, cold.....but it is 84 degrees!
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Old 11-01-2016, 01:57 PM
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Dinner tonight is Chicken Cordon Bleu, French fries and a salad.
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Old 11-01-2016, 02:08 PM
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Wings tonight for Game 6.....go Cubbies!!

Sueanne, do you use the solid coconut oil that smells like coconut (virgin, I think?) or another "liquid" kind when you cook with it?
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Kell I use the organic coconut oil that is virgin not refined. At room temperature it is liquid when refrigerated it is solid. I like to add it to dishes at the end so it doesn't loose its flavor. Adding it to cold smoothies hardens it up into little pieces of crunchy coconut. I do add it to the pan when cooking scrambled eggs so they don't stick plus they taste good too. Find the food washes off the dishes easier with out sticking.

Used my Nuwave air fryer to make a boneless chuck roast again. Cooks both sides at the same time with hot air circulating. Also made roasted potatoes & kale. Comes out so delicious & smells so good with barbecue seasoning powder.
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Old 11-02-2016, 07:28 AM
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Dinner tonight is Chicken, Yellow Rice and Black Beans.
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