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Dirty Rice

Dirty Rice

Dirty Rice


2 cups enriched rice
4 cups chicken stock
4 cloves minced garlic
1 1/2 cups diced white onion
1 cup diced green bell pepper
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
Salt and pepper
1 teaspoon dried thyme
1 bay leaf
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1/4 pound pork sausage meat
1/4 pound ground beef
1/2 pound chicken giblets
1 bunch green onions, chopped




In colander, rinse rice several times until water runs clear. Place rice in pot and add chicken stock. Bring to a boil then cover and simmer for 20 minutes. Do not overcook.

Saute garlic, onions and bell peppers in vegetable oil until soft for about 15 minutes. Season with salt, pepper, thyme, bay leaf and cayenne and add to rice. Cook sausage and ground beef together in sautepan and add to rice.

In separate pot place giblets, cover with water and simmer for 30 minutes with green onions, salt and pepper. Let cool enough to chop into small dice then add to rice mixture. Mix rice well and let simmer on lowest heat for an additional 30 minutes, stirring continuously, until flavors meld.

Dirty Rice Recipe : Food Network.

Tangy Slow Cooker Brisket With Potatoes and Sweet Peppers


1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil
Kosher salt
Cracked black pepper
3 pound beef brisket
1 medium onion, minced
2 bell peppers, seeded and sliced
2 pounds small potatoes, such as fingerlings
2 14.5-ounce cans fire-roasted, diced tomatoes
1 tablespoons brown sugar
1 1/2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
1/4 cup dry red wine
1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce


1. Heat olive oil in a large sauté pan until shimmering. Season brisket with salt and pepper and brown on both sides.

2.Transfer brisket to a slow cooker and add remaining ingredients. Season with 1 teaspoon salt and 1/2 teaspoon black pepper. Cook on low setting for 8 to 10 hours or until tender.

3. Remove brisket from slow cooker and let rest for 5 minutes. Slice against the grain. Place on a platter along with vegetables. Spoon sauce on top or place in a gravy boat to pass alongside.

Tangy Slow Cooker Brisket With Potatoes and Sweet Peppers | Serious Eats : Recipes.

Dutch Meat Loaf (off the Hunt’s Tomato Sauce can)

dutch meat loaf by enrevanche
dutch meat loaf, a photo by enrevanche on Flickr.

DUTCH MEAT LOAF (adapted to double sauce recipe)

1.5 lbs (675 g) lean ground beef
1 cup (250 ml) fresh bread crumbs
1 medium onion, chopped
2 8 oz. (226 g) cans Hunt’s Tomato Sauce
1 egg
1.5 teaspoons (8 ml) salt
0.25 teaspoon (1 ml) pepper
1.5 cups (360 m) water
4 tablespoons (60 ml) brown sugar, packed
4 tablespoons (60 ml) prepared mustard
2 tablespoons (30 ml) vinegar

In medium bowl, lightly mix beef, bread crumbs, onion, 1/2 can Hunt’s Tomato Sauce, egg, salt and pepper. Shape into loaf in shallow baking pan. Combine remaining 1.5 cans of tomato sauce with rest of ingredients; pour over loaf. Bake at 350F (175C) for 1 hr 15 minutes, basting loaf several times. Makes 5 to 6 servings.

Recipe: Dutch Meat Loaf (off the Hunt’s Tomato Sauce can) | ITINIDKWI.