Steak Salad Martini

by Anne Papina on July 19, 2006

(ARA) – Once considered a summertime treat, grilling has become a year-round way to cook. It’s easy, and brings family and friends together for meals. Add a little panache and this basic cooking method turns a meal into a reason to celebrate. This stylish yet simple Steak Salad Martini is a great example of how […]


Creamy Wild Rice Casserole

by Anne Papina on March 20, 2005

(ARA) – A wedding shower should be fun for everyone involved: the bride, the guests, and even the hostess. A little advance planning ensures that happens. First, a bit of etiquette: the shower is usually hosted by the maid or matron of honor, or a close family friend. The guest list should include only people […]


Pork Chops and Sweet Potato Gravy

by Anne Papina on October 4, 2003

Pork Chops and Sweet Potato Gravy   Save Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 30 mins Total time 45 mins   Contributed with permission by Louisiana Sweet Potatoes and ARA Content. Author: Louisiana Sweet Potatoes Recipe type: Main Cuisine: American Serves: 6 Ingredients 1 tablespoon paprika 1 tablespoon garlic powder ¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper […]


Crock Pot Lamb Stew

by Anne Papina on October 10, 1998

(ARA) – Winter is right around the corner, and nothing says comfort like coming in the door and smelling a delicious and nutritious dinner just a moment away. Crock pots, the wonderful invention of the late 1970s, make all that possible. First introduced by Rival under the trademarked name Crock-Pot, they are a busy family’s […]


King’s Hawaiian Grilled Aloha Ham Sandwich

by Anne Papina on January 5, 1998

Contributed with permission by King’s Hawaiian and ARA Content. King’s Hawaiian Grilled Aloha Ham Sandwich   Save Print Author: King’s Hawaiian Recipe type: Sandwich Serves: 2 Ingredients 4 (3/4 inch) center slices King’s Hawaiian Sweet Bread 8 slices (4 oz.) cheddar cheese 6 oz. shaved deli ham 4 slices canned pineapple, drained Instructions Place 2 […]


Grilled Tiger Steak Kebobs

by Anne Papina on July 19, 1997

(ARA) – Got a hungry crowd to please? Fire up the grill! Cookouts are an easy way to serve a gathering of any size — whether you’re feeding three or 100 — for any occasion. From holiday celebrations, birthday parties and family reunions to camping trips and weekday cookouts, grilling is a fun and flavorful […]