Instant Pot: Creamy Chicken Risotto

As if this risotto couldn’t get easier, here comes the Instant Pot to prove a point! This is the easiest and most tender risotto you will ever have, so buckle in. Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure…

Instant Pot: Grilled Bruschetta Chicken

Although the Instant Pot takes the “grilled” out of the Grilled Bruschetta Chicken, the fresh Italian flavors are only intensified. Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Remove chicken from marinade and brown chicken 2 minutes per…

Instant Pot: Maple Glazed Pork Tenderloin

Lean and tender cuts like our pork tenderloin were made for the Instant Pot! Because the cut of meat is so lean and boneless, it can be easy to overcook, but with an Instant Pot, all the moisture and flavor is sealed into the meat. Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Add pork…

September and October 2020 Drink Pairings

Are you looking for the perfect drink to pair with your fall Dream Dinners meals? Take a look at my favorite recipes from the September and October menus, which I’ve matched with wines, beers, and other drinks for easy entertaining. I hope you enjoy these meals and great conversation with family and friends as we…

Instant Pot: Beach Street Shrimp Scampi with Linguine

Chef Laura has adapted the cooking instructions for this menu item so that even an Instant Pot newbie can feel confident in this method of preparing dinner! Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in refrigerator Add sauce, dry Linguine, shrimp, and 1 cup of water. Be sure to stir pasta in liquid, wetting noodles. Seal and…

Instant Pot: Lucky Dragon Pork Tenderloin

Chef Laura has adapted the cooking instructions for this menu item so that even an Instant Pot newbie can feel confident in this method of preparing dinner! Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Remove pork tenderloin from marinade and place in Instant Pot. Massage bag of Lucky Dragon sauce to blend. Pour half…

Instant Pot: Hawaiian BBQ Chicken with Pineapple and Peppers

Chef Laura has adapted the cooking instructions for this menu item so that even an Instant Pot newbie can feel confident in this method of preparing dinner! Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Sprinkle rub mix…

Instant Pot: Maple Bourbon BBQ Chicken with Bacon

Chef Laura has adapted the cooking instructions for this menu item so that even an Instant Pot newbie can feel confident in this method of preparing dinner! Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Brown chicken 3…

Instant Pot: Slow Roasted Carolina BBQ Pork Tenderloin

This meal was made for the pressure cooker! This pork tenderloin gets all its flavor from slow cooking in this fabulous BBQ sauce. By preparing this meal with an Instant Pot, you can save yourself an hour and have juicy and tender results. Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to…

Instant Pot: Lemon Chicken Piccata with Linguine

Pasta in the Instant Pot? Yes, and it is a complete game-changer. You can shave minutes off your dinner by using your Instant Pot to make the perfect al dente pasta! Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure…

The Foil Packet Cooking Method

No mess, no fuss? Yes, please! Not only is our August menu full of your favorite meals, but it also is home to one of your new favorite cooking techniques – the foil packet dinner! This method can be used for cooking over a campfire, in a backyard fire pit, or in the oven. Our…

July and August Drink Pairings

Whether you are just dining with those in your household or are starting to host small gatherings, meals are more fun with drink pairings! I’ve matched some of my favorite meals from the July and August menus with wines, beers, and margaritas to take your entertaining up a notch this summer. For a kid-friendly version…