BBQ Chicken Pizza – California Pizza Kitchen Style

Yield: 2 9-inch  Units: US | Metric
10 ounces boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 3/4-inch cubes
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 tablespoons favorite barbecue sauce (we use a spicy-sweet sauce)
bbq chicken pizza dough
cornmeal or semolina or flour, for handling
1/2 cup favorite barbecue sauce
2 tablespoons shredded smoked gouda cheese
2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
1/4 small red onion, sliced into 1/8-inch pieces
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantroDirections:1 To make BBQ Chicken: In a large frying pan, cook the chicken in olive oil over medium-high heat until just cooked, 5 to 6 minutes. Do not overcook. Set aside in the refrigerator until chilled through.

2 Once chilled, coat the chicken with 2 tablespoons BBQ sauce; set aside in the refrigerator.
3 To make the pizza: Place the pizza stone in the center of the oven and preheat to 500 degrees F for one hour before cooking pizzas.
4 Use a large spoon to spread ¼ cup BBQ sauce evenly over the surface of the prepared dough within the rim. Sprinkle 1 tablespoon smoked Gouda cheese over the sauce. Cover with ¾ cup shredded Mozzarella. Distribute half the chicken pieces evenly over the cheese (approximately 18 pieces). Place approximately 18 to 20 pieces of red onion over the surface. Sprinkle an additional ¼ cup Mozzarella over the top of the pizza.
5 Transfer the pizza to the oven; bake until the crust is crisp and golden and the cheese at the center is bubbly, 8 to 10 minutes. When the pizza is cooked, carefully remove it from the oven; sprinkle 1 tablespoon cilantro over the hot surface. Slice.

Red Lobster® Nantucket Baked Cod

Ingredients:Servings: 2
Units: US | Metric

1 1/2 lbs fresh cod fish fillets
1 tablespoon butter
1/2 lemon, juice of
2 small tomatoes
2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese

Spice Blend

1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon paprika
1 dash black pepper
1 dash cayenne pepper


1 Combine all spices in a small bowl and set aside.

2 Preheat oven to 425°. Cut fish into 4 (two per serving), and place fillets in a 9 x 13-inch baking pan.
3 Melt butter in a small bowl in the microwave for 10-20 seconds. Brush the top of each fillet with butter, squeeze little lemon juice on the fish, then sprinkle the spice blend evenly over the top of each fillet.
4 Arrange 2 to 3 tomato slices over top of each fillet.
5 Sprinkle grated Parmesan cheese over each tomato slice. Each slice should be about half covered.
6 Bake the fish, uncovered, for 8 minutes, then turn oven to a high broil and continue to cook for 6 to 8 minutes, or until cheese on tomatoes begins to brown.
7 Serve two pieces of fish per serving with rice on the side.

Breakfast Casserole Made Simple


Servings: 6
Units: US | Metric

2 cups dry chicken stove top stuffing mix (from the canister)
2 cups milk
1 1/2 cups cubed ham (or use Bob Evans Sausage, cooked, drained well, and crumbled)
6 eggs, beaten
1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded
1/2 teaspoon salt


1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
2 Lightly grease a 9 x 12 baking dish.
3 Mix all the ingredients together.
4 Pour into prepared baking dish.
5 Bake for about 45 to 50 minutes or until set.

Pizza Meatloaf Cups

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Servings: 12   Units: US | Metric

1 egg, beaten
1/2 cup pizza sauce
1/4 cup seasoned bread crumbs
1/2 teaspoon italian seasoning
1 1/2 lbs ground beef
1 1/2 cups shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
additional pizza sauce (optional)

1 In a bowl, combine the egg, pizza sauce, bread crumbs and Italian seasoning.
2 Fold beef into mixture and mix well.
3 Divide meat mixture into 12 greased muffin cups.
4 Press mixture into bottom and up the sides.
5 Fill center with cheese.
6 Bake at 375°F for 15-18 minutes or until meat is no longer pink.
7 Serve immediately with additional pizza sauce and cheese if desired.
8 Or cool, place in freezer bags and freeze for up to 3 months.
9 To use frozen pizza cups:.
10 Thaw in the refrigerator for 24 hours.
11 Heat in microwave on high for 2-3 minutes or until heated through.
12 Top with additional pizza sauce and cheese if desired.

Chuck Wagon Chili



Original recipe makes 8 Servings Change Servings

1 teaspoon butter

2 large white onions, chopped

2 green bell peppers, seeded and chopped

1 habanero pepper, chopped

3 (15 ounce) cans kidney beans, drained

3 (15 ounce) cans tomato sauce

1 tablespoon chili powder

2 teaspoons salt

1/2 teaspoon garlic salt

1 drop super-hot hot pepper sauce


  1. In a large pot, cook the ground beef over medium heat until evenly browned. Drain off grease, and set aside.
  2. Melt butter in a skillet over medium heat. Saute the onions, green pepper and habanero pepper until onions are translucent. Remove from heat. Transfer the onion mixture to the pot with the ground beef, and set the heat to medium.
  3. Add the kidney beans and tomato sauce to the beef mixture, and season with chili powder, salt, garlic salt and hot pepper sauce. Bring to a simmer, and adjust seasonings to taste if necessary. Cover, reduce heat to low, and simmer for 1 hour, stirring occasionally.

Extra Good Crab Cakes



Original recipe makes 4 crab cakes
  • 8 saltine crackers, finely crushed
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon seafood seasoning (such as Old Bay®)
  • 1/4 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • salt to taste
  • 1 pinch cayenne pepper (optional)
  • 1 pound fresh crab meat, well drained
  • 1/4 cup dry bread crumbs
  • 2 tablespoons butter


  1. Mix saltine crackers, mayonnaise, Dijon mustard, seafood seasoning, Worcestershire sauce, egg, salt, and cayenne pepper in a large bowl.
  2. Stir in crab meat until mixture is combined but still chunky. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour.
  3. Sprinkle breadcrumbs on a plate.
  4. Shape chilled crab mixture into 4 small thick patties; coat completely with bread crumbs.
  5. Melt butter in a skillet over medium-heat; cook crab cakes until golden brown, about 4 minutes per side.

One Bowl Chocolate Cake II

The Ingredients you will need:
Original recipe makes 1 9×13 inch pan

1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour

1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder

1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda

1 teaspoon salt

1 1/2 cups white sugar

1/2 cup butter, softened

2 eggs

1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract

1 1/2 cups milk


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9×13 inch pan.
  2. Sift together the flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt, set aside. In a medium bowl, cream together the sugar and butter until smooth. Stir in the eggs and vanilla. Gradually mix in the dry ingredients, alternately with the milk. Once all of the ingredients have been incorporated, mix on high speed of an electric mixer for 2 to 3 minutes. Pour batter into the prepared pan.
  3. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes in the preheated oven, until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.