In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Baked Swiss Cheese Dip. This Swiss cheese dip is flavored with onion and is baked in the oven until bubbly and brown. YUM! Ingredients: 1 small onion, chopped finely 1 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil 12 ounces shredded Swiss cheese 1 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard ground sea salt, to taste ground black peppercorns, to taste In a small skillet, sauté 1finely-chopped onion in 1 teaspoon olive oil until tender. Set aside to cool. In a large mixing bowl, combine 12 ounces shredded Swiss cheese, 1 cup mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard, and freshly ground salt and pepper, to taste. Finally, add the sautéed chopped onion to the mixture. Stir well. Spoon the mixture into an ungreased baking dish. Bake at 325 degrees (F) for about 20 minutes, or until bubbly and beginning to brown on top. Remove from oven and serve immediately. I served these with Toasted Baguette Slices (which you will find in bettyskitchen). This is a great combination, and I hope you enjoy it! –Betty ?
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Cream Cheese Frosting for Happy Mother’s Day Hummingbird Cake. This is a standard amount of frosting for a three-layer cake; you may make 1 ½ times the recipe or a double-recipe of frosting, if you like it particularly thick between the layers and on top. Ingredients: 8-oz. package cream cheese, softened ½ cup butter (1 stick), softened 16-oz. package confectioner’s sugar (powdered sugar, also called icing sugar) 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Combine 8-oz. softened cream cheese with ½ cup softened butter, beating with an electric mixer until smooth. Add a 16-oz. package of confectioner’s sugar and 1 teaspoon vanilla, and beat until light and fluffy. Spread between layers, around sides, and over top of a three-layer cake. This frosting can be used for Hummingbird Cake, Red Velvet Cake, Carrot Cake, and others. It is always great on cupcakes, too. I hope you enjoy this Cream Cheese Frosting for the Happy Mother’s Day Hummingbird Cake! –Betty ?
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make a Classic King Ranch Casserole. This dish has been around a long time in the US, and this is a simple, basic version. The recipe is influenced by Southwestern cooking, and the dish is quite a lot like an enchilada casserole. Ingredients: 12-oz. package frozen 3-pepper and onion blend (You may substitute 1 chopped onion plus ½ chopped green bell pepper, ½ chopped red bell pepper, and ½ chopped yellow bell pepper.) 2tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 3 cups cooked chicken, chopped or shredded (I cooked 3 salted chicken breasts in a slow cooker for 4 hours—no water added– and then chopped and shredded them.) 10 ¾-oz. can cream of chicken soup 10 ¾-oz. can cream of mushroom soup 10 ¾-oz. can chicken broth 10-oz. can diced tomatoes and green chiles, undrained (Rotel brand is quite often used.) 1 teaspoon chili powder ½ teaspoon garlic salt (10) 6-inch corn tortillas, cut into 1-inch squares 2 cups shredded sharp Cheddar cheese cooking oil spray Heat 2 tablespoons olive oil in a deep saucepan over medium heat. Add frozen 3-pepper and onion blend and sauté until softened. Drain and transfer to a large mixing bowl. Stir in 3 cups cooked chicken, a 10 ¾-oz. can cream of chicken soup, a 10 ¾-oz. can cream of mushroom soup, a 10 ¾-oz. can chicken broth, a 10-oz. can diced tomatoes and green chiles, 1 teaspoon chili powder, and ½ teaspoon garlic salt. In a 13-inch by 9-inch by 2-inch baking dish that has been sprayed with cooking oil …
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Grilled Ribeye Steak with Onion-Cheese Topping. The steaks are grilled on an outdoor grill and then topped with French fried onions and shredded cheese. They are returned to the grill for a short time to melt the cheese and blend the flavors. Ingredients: (2) 1-pound bone-in ribeye steaks Salt, to taste freshly ground black peppercorns, to taste 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil French fried onions (enough to cover the steaks in one layer) Shredded or chopped cheese of your choice (I used shredded cheddar on one steak and feta cheese on the other.) Remove steaks from refrigerator and let stand at room temperature for about one-half hour. Salt on both sides, to taste. Grind fresh, black peppercorns on both sides, to taste. Spread both sides with olive oil (using about 2 tablespoons of olive oil). Place the two steaks on a hot grill and watch carefully as they cook, turning once with tongs, and checking occasionally for doneness. When steaks are done to your liking, place a layer of French fried onions in a single layer over the top of each steak. Over the onion rings, sprinkle a generous amount of cheese. (We used shredded cheddar on one steak and feta cheese on the other steak.) Let the steaks remain over heat for just a minute or so, until the cheese melts and the flavors are blended. Serve immediately! I served mine with Deep-Fried mashed Potato Balls, Basic Garlic Bread, steamed vegetables, Rebecca Ruth Style Bourbon …
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Curried Chutney Cheese Spread. This is a mild, sweet spread composed of cream cheese, toasted almonds, chutney and curry powder. It is a nice departure from cheese spreads with sharp cheese and veggies. Ingredients: 8-oz. package cream cheese, softened to room temperature ½ cup toasted finely chopped almonds (I used slivered almonds. I chopped them in an electric kitchen chopper and toasted them in a small skillet on the stove in ½ tablespoon olive oil, stirring constantly.) ¼ cup chutney ½ teaspoon curry powder In a mixing bowl, mix together an 8-oz. package of softened cream cheese, ½ cup toasted finely chopped almonds, ¼ cup chutney, and ½ teaspoon curry powder. Beat with an electric mixer at medium speed until well-blended. Spoon mixture into a nice serving dish. Cover and chill for about 8 hours. Serve with dippers, such as apple slices, ginger snaps, and a variety of crackers. This cheese spread has a delicious taste, and you can make it diet-friendly by using fat-free cream cheese, and by serving it with apple and pear slices, and also some celery sticks! I hope you enjoy this recipe! –Betty ?
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make a Spicy Ham and Cheese Ball. It is very easy to make, and it is great as an appetizer or for taking to a party. Ingredients: (2) 8-oz. packages cream cheese, softened (I used the fat free variety.) about 3 oz. thinly sliced cooked ham, chopped in small squares ¼ cup Italian salad dressing ¾ cup chopped pecans, spread in a single layer in a plate Crackers of various types, for serving In a large bowl, combine (2) 8-oz. packages softened cream cheese, 3 ounces sliced ham (chopped), and ¼ cup Italian salad dressing. Stir until all ingredients are well-mixed. Cover with plastic wrap and chill at least 30 minutes—longer is better. Shape mixture into ball, using a large spoon and plastic wrap to cover your hands. Roll ball in ¾ cup chopped pecans. Serve with a variety of crackers. Enjoy! –Betty ?
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In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make a Super Simple Bean and Cheese Dip. This dip is composed of refried beans, cheddar cheese soup, milk, and chopped green chiles. It is heated just to boiling, and then it’s ready to serve with chips! Ingredients: 16-oz. can refried beans 10 ¾-oz. can condensed cheddar cheese soup ¼ cup milk ½ of a 4-oz. can chopped green chiles, undrained (You may use the full 4-oz. can, if you want the dip to be a little spicier!) tortilla chips (I used Frito’s Scoops) In a medium-sized pot, combine a 16-oz. can of refried beans, a 10.75-oz. can of condensed cheddar cheese soup, ¼ cup milk, and 2 to 4 oz. chopped green chiles. Stir until combined. Heat slowly, stirring constantly, until smooth and bubbly. Transfer to a serving bowl, and serve with tortilla chips. This is a nice dip to put in a crock pot and keep warm during a party. (You may want to double the recipe if you’re taking it to a get-together. It’s great for holiday parties or sports games or just when you’re lounging on the sofa and feel like a spicy snack. I hope you enjoy this recipe! –Betty ?
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In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Jazzed-Up Grilled Pimiento Cheese Sandwiches. The filling is sharp Cheddar cheese, blended with mayonnaise, sour cream, pimientos, green onions and a touch of ground red pepper. It is spread on hearty white bread, topped with tomato slices, and then grilled in butter for a gorgeous and delicious sandwich. Ingredients (for 2 sandwiches; you may have some filling left over): 2-oz. jar diced pimiento, drained ¼ cup mayonnaise ¼ cup sour cream green tops of 1 green onion, finely chopped 1/8 teaspoon ground red pepper, or less, to taste 8-oz. extra sharp white cheddar cheese, shredded 4 white or wheat bread slices 1 medium tomato, thinly sliced 2 tablespoons butter, softened In a large bowl, stir together 2-oz. diced pimientos, ¼ cup mayonnaise, ¼ cup sour cream, finely chopped tops of 1 green onion, and 1/8 teaspooon (or less) ground red pepper. Stir in 8-oz. shredded extra sharp white cheddar cheese. Spread one side of each of two bread slices with softened butter, and place them, buttered side down, in a large skillet or on a griddle. Spread about 1/3 cup of pimiento cheese mixture on top of each slice of bread. Place 2 thin slices of tomato on top of the pimiento cheese, and cap each sandwich with another slice of bread. Butter the top of the bread with softened butter. Place the skillet over medium heat, and then reduce to low, grilling the sandwiches slowly to allow flavors to mingle and cheese to melt. When brown on the …
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make her Winning Super Bowl Chili Cheese Hot Dogs. These use Betty’s Own Super Bowl Chili Sauce, which you will find in bettyskitchen. Ingredients: 1 package hot dogs 1 package hot dog buns Betty’s Own Super Bowl Chili Sauce, heated and ready to serve from crock pot shredded sharp Cheddar cheese chopped fresh onions sauerkraut, drained sweet or dill pickle relish mustard and ketchup, and other condiments, as desired Boil as many hot dogs as desired in water, according to package instructions, about 4 minutes. Steam buns, if desired, for about 2 minutes. (I did the boiling of the hot dogs and the steaming of the buns with an appliance called “The Steamie.”) When ready to assemble your Winning Super Bowl Chili Cheese Hot Dogs, lift each hot dog out of boiling water using tongs, and let it drain a bit before inserting it into steamed bun. Use a slotted spoon the hold the amount of chili sauce you want, and let the liquid drain from it back into the crock pot. Then arrange the chili sauce from the slotted spoon on top of the hot dog. Sprinkle with shredded sharp Cheddar cheese and chopped onions. Place over steam for an additional 2 minutes to melt the cheese on top. Serve immediately. You may use just the chili sauce or just the cheese to top the hot dog. You may also choose any of the following as additional toppers: mustard, ketchup, sweet or dill pickle relish, sauerkraut, and other condiments, as desired. This is a great, hearty …
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Super Bowl Beer Cheese Dip. This is great as an appetizer or party food, but it is delicious anytime. Ingredients: 10 ¾-oz. can Cheddar cheese soup ¾ cup beer 2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese ¼ teaspoon garlic powder ¼ teaspoon ground red pepper ¼ teaspoon hot pepper sauce Combine a can of Cheddar cheese soup with ¾ cup beer in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. Gradually add 2 cups shredded sharp Cheddar cheese, stirring constantly until cheese melts. Stir in ¼ teaspoon garlic powder, ¼ teaspoon ground red pepper, and ¼ teaspoon hot pepper sauce. Pour immediately into a serving bowl and serve with crackers. This is also great accompanied with celery and blue cheese dip. (You can find a recipe for my Best Blue Cheese Dip in bettyskitchen.) I hope you can use this recipe, if you are looking for party food. It is great for Super Bowl entertaining! Enjoy!!! –Betty ?
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Broccoli with Cheese Sauce. This is a quick and easy recipe. Most of it can be made ahead of time and put together at the last minute! Ingredients: 12-oz. package frozen broccoli cuts (For the amount of cheese sauce I made, you can make (2) 12-oz. packages of frozen broccoli cuts. You may substitute broccoli spears or chopped broccoli, if desired.) 2 cups white sauce (You will find a recipe for white sauce in the video, Quick Tip 93—How to Make White Sauce.) 1 cup shredded sharp Cheddar cheese Place frozen broccoli cuts in a pot containing ½-inch of boiling water. Return to a boil over medium heat. Reduce heat and cook broccoli until crisp-tender, about 8 minutes. Meanwhile, heat 2 cups white sauce until warm. Add 1 cup shredded sharp Cheddar cheese to the heated white sauce. Stir, and continue to heat and stir, just until cheese is melted. By this time the broccoli should be done. Drain broccoli through a colander, and place it in a nice serving bowl. Pour the cheese sauce into a pitcher to accompany the broccoli. Alternatively, you may mix the broccoli and cheese sauce together. This makes a bright-colored and healthy food for your table! Enjoy!!! –Betty ?
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make a scrumptious Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwich with Herb Mayonnaise. A slice of Texas toast is buttered and grilled, then spread with Herb Mayonnaise. A thick slice of honey ham and a thick slice of Cheddar cheese are placed in the middle, and then the sandwich is completed with another buttered, grilled slice of Texas toast. Yummy! Ingredients (for one sandwich): 2 slices of Texas toast bread (These are bread slices that are each 1-inch thick; if you can’t find them, you may use regular slices of bread.) butter, at room temperature– about 1 teaspoon per side of bread slice herb mayonnaise, as needed (This is a previous upload in bettyskitchen.) 1 thick (about 3/8-inch) slice of honey ham, cut to the size of a slice of Texas toast (You may use any type of ham; leftover is great!) 1 thick (about 1/4 –inch) slice of Cheddar cheese, cut to size of Texas toast (You may use another type of cheese, if you prefer.) dill pickle spear, if desired Butter one side of two slices of Texas toast. Place the buttered side down, and grill in a skillet over low to medium heat, until browned on the buttered side. Remove from heat to assemble your sandwich. Place a generous amount of Herb Mayonnaise on each of the grilled faces of the Texas toast bread slices. Spread evenly. Now, place a slice of ham on top of one of the grilled bread slices, and then place a slice of cheese on top of the ham. Place the remaining Texas toast slice (with spread …
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