Air Fryer: Parmesan Herb Crusted Chicken with Lemon Garlic Green Beans

Air Fryer Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Preheat the air fryer to 400°F and lightly spray the basket with oil. Place chicken breasts in the bag of seasoned breading, toss to coat both sides. Press mixture into sides. When the air fryer is ready, place chicken breasts into the prepared basket and spritz the…

Air Fryer: Nashville “Hot as You Like It” Chicken

Air Fryer Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Preheat air fryer to 375°F and light spray basket with oil. Add the desired amount of cayenne pepper to the dredging mixture (Hot – 1 tsp, Medium – 1/2 tsp, Mild – no cayenne.) Remove chicken breasts from buttermilk, add to bag with dredging mixture, seal bag,…

Instant Pot: Shredded Beef Chile Colorado with Tortillas

Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Add 1/2 cup of water to seasoned enchilada sauce bag, massage to combine. Add steak to Instant Pot and pour the sauce over the top. Set Instant Pot to HIGH and cook for 28 minutes. Leave on natural release for 5 minutes and then manually release any…

Spring Snacktivities with Chef Laura

Hooray for spring and the bounty of fresh veggies and fruits that come with it! In fact, we want to make the seasonal harvest the star of our “snacktivities” and get our kids in the kitchen this spring. Fruit and Veggie Art I know everyone says, “Don’t play with your food,” but at Dream Dinners,…

Air Fryer: Parmesan Crusted Pork Chops

Air Fryer Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Preheat air fryer to 400°F and light spray basket with oil. Place pork chops in the bag of seasoned panko, toss to coat both sides. Press the mixture into both sides of the pork chop to cover them entirely. When the air fryer is ready, place pork…

Instant Pot: Caribbean Pork Tenderloin with Honey Mustard Glaze

Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator.  Add pork tenderloin to Instant Pot. Brush pork tenderloin with spiced glaze from portion cup. Add ½ cup water to the Instant Pot and seal the lid.  Program to cook for 5 minutes under HIGH pressure. It should take 8 to 10 minutes to come up to…

March & April 2021 Drink Pairings

Chef Laura’s drink pairings are perfect for taking your Dream Dinners meal to the next level. Whether you are celebrating a big event, having close friends or family over for a meal, or simply savoring the end of a long week, our flavorful meals and tasty pairings will make the occasion stand out. March Menu…

Instant Pot: Osso Buco Braised Beef with Gremolata

Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Remove steaks from packaging and pat dry with a paper towel. Place steaks in flour bag, seal, and shake until evenly coated in flour mixture. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 2 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Remove steaks from flour bag,…

Instant Pot: Classic Chicken Fricassee

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. Add chicken breasts and sauté for 2-3 minutes. Add vegetable mix, white wine, sauce base, and ½ cup water or broth to pot and stir. Pressure cook on HIGH for…

Instant Pot: Italiano Chicken and Orzo

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. Add chicken mixture, and allow to brown for about 5-6 minutes. Stir in the seasoned tomato mixture to blend, then add the orzo and ½ cup of water. Program to…

Instant Pot: Flank Steak Chimichurri

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. Add flank steak and sauté for 2-3 minutes. Add ½ cup water and program to cook on HIGH for 15 minutes. Leave the Instant Pot to do a natural release…