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Carolina Dreaming Appetizer Meatballs

Yield: 24 meatballs, about 8 servings 1/2 cup peanut butter 1/4 cup fig preserves 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 tablespoon minced or grated fresh ginger 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1/4 teaspoon ground red pepper 1 1/4 pounds ground turkey 4 green onions, finely chopped (including green tops) 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley 1 large egg 1 teaspoon salt Optional garnishes: diced green onion tops and/or [...]


Nutty Jalapeño-Chicken Stuffed Peppers

12 large jalapeño peppers, split open (but not all the way through) and seeded 1/2 cup peanut butter 1 cup shredded cooked chicken 3-oz. package cooked bacon pieces 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1 cup crushed cornflakes Directions: Preheat oven to 350°F. Place peppers in a medium bowl and cover with boiling water 2 minutes. Drain and pat dry. In a medium bowl, mix [...]


Easy PB & J Breakfast Tarts

Makes 8, 3"x5" Tarts 2 cups all-purpose flour + more for rolling 1/2 cup whole wheat pastry flour 6 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon sea salt 2/3 cup shortening 6 tablespoons peanut butter + 4 heaping teaspoons for filling (1/2 tsp. per tart) 1/2 cup cold water 5 tablespoons jam (strawberry works well) Drizzle Option #1 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1 tablespoon jam 1 tablespoon milk Drizzle Option #2 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1/4 teaspoon strawberry [...]