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Halibut Steaks

Halibut Steaks

Published in Meat

Halibut steaks are topped with sauteed vegetables before being baked in the oven. This terrific-tasting meal takes little effort and packs plenty of vitamins.

1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).

2. Heat the olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add the onion, bell pepper, mushrooms, garlic and zucchini. Cover, and cook stirring occasionally, until the onions are...

Wonderful Meatloaf

Ground beef is mixed with cooked rice, onion, brown sugar and ketchup, then baked in a loaf pan for 30 minutes. It is topped with additional ketchup and baked for 15 minutes more.

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

2. In a large bowl, combine the beef, rice, brown sugar, onion and 1 tablespoon ketchup. Mix well and place in a 5x9 inch loaf pan.

3. Bake at 350 ...

Mushroom Pie

1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

2. Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the mushrooms, onion and bacon; cook and stir for about 5 minutes, or until vegetables are tender. Reduce the heat to medium, and add the cream and dill; cook and stir for about 10 more minutes. Remove from the heat, and stir in the cheese.

3. Place one sheet of puff ...

Portobello Mushroom Burger

Whether or not you are a vegetarian, this portobello mushroom burger is a keeper! The portobello is often called the "steak" of mushrooms, and after making this recipe you will know why. The key to this recipe is the grilling so that it has that authentic grilled taste.

1. Place the mushroom caps, smooth side up, in a shallow dish. In a small bowl, whisk together vinegar, oil...

Dave's Chicago Style Pizza

1. Mix all the dough ingredients together and knead them by hand or with a mixer for about 7 minutes. Then, put the dough in a lightly oiled bowl, cover it, and let it rise for about 60 minutes.
2. While the dough is rising, start preparing the sauce. Melt the butter in a medium saucepan over medium heat, and then add the onion, oregano, and 1/2 teaspoon of salt. Cook the onion for 4-5 minute...