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Bean Pie

Ingredients
2 cups Navy Beans (cooked)
4 Eggs
1 14 oz. can evaporated milk
1 stick butter
1 teaspoon nutmeg
1 teaspoon cinnamon
2 T. Flour
2 cups Sugar
2 T. Vanilla

Preparation:
Cook beans until soft. Preheat oven. to 350 degrees.

In electric blender, blend beans, butter, milk, eggs, nutmeg and flour about 2 minutes on medium speed. Pour mixture into a large mixing bowl. Add sugar and vanilla. Mix well. Pour into pie shells. Bake about one hour. until golden brown. Makes 2 or 3 Bean Pies.

Pork Chop and Rice Cassarole with Onions

Ingredients
6 pork chops
1 env. onion soup mix
2 tbsp. pimento, diced
2 tbsp. fat or drippings
1 c. uncooked rice
2 c. hot water
1 (4 oz.) can mushrooms, sliced

Preparation:
Brown chops in fat. Spread rice in rectangular baking dish (13 x 9 inch). Reserve 1 tablespoon of seasoning from soup mix. Sprinkle soup mix over rice. Drain mushrooms, reserving liquid and sprinkle mushrooms and pimento over rice. Add mushroom liquid to water and pour over rice. Arrange chops on top of rice mixture and sprinkle reserved seasoning from onion mix. Cover tightly with foil and bake in moderate oven (350 degrees) until tender (45 minutes to 1 hour), depending on thickness of chops. Remove foil and continue cooking for 10 minutes or until any excess liquid has evaporated.

Pork Chop and Lima Bean Cassarole

Ingredients
4 loin pork chops, cut 3/4 inch thick
3/4 tsp. salt
1 tsp. dry mustard
1 tsp. sugar
Pepper
1 tbsp. chopped onion
1/4 c. water or liquid drained from beans
1/2 c. tomato puree
1 can baby lima beans (1 lb. 4 oz.) drained

Preparation:
Brown chops on both sides in frying pan. Then remove chops from pan. Add 1/4 teaspoon salt, mustard, sugar, pepper, onion, water and puree to drippings and blend well. Add lima beans, stir until well coated, then put them in 4 individual (or 1 large casserole) and top with pork chops. Sprinkle chops with remaining salt and bake uncovered in a preheated oven, 350 degrees, 1 hour 10 minutes.

Pork Chop and Green Bean Cassarole

Ingredients
6 rib or loin pork chops, 3/4″ thick
2 (10 oz.) pkgs. frozen cut green beans, defrosted
2 cans cream of celery soup
1 c. milk
1/4 tsp. Salt

Preparation:
Brown chops, season with salt and pepper. Mix together beans, soups, milk and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Pour mixture into a 2 quart baking dish. Arrange pork chops on top. Cover and bake in 350 degree oven for 45 minutes or until meat is done.

Smothered Quail

Ingredients
6 quail
6 tbsp. butter
3 tbsp. flour
1 c. chicken broth
1/2 c. sherry
Salt and pepper to taste

Preparation:
Prepare quail. Brown in heavy skillet in 6 tablespoons butter. Remove quail to baking dish. Add flour to butter in skillet; stir well. Slowly add chicken broth, sherry, salt, and pepper. Blend well and pour over quail. Cover baking dish. Bake at 350 degrees for about 1 hour. Serve with wild rice.

Low Fat Smothered Chicken

Ingredients
4 chicken breasts
1 lg. onion, sliced
1 lg. green pepper, sliced
1 c. Alpine Lace shredded Mozzarella cheese
1 tbsp. fat free honey Dijon dressing

Preparation:
Bake chicken breasts for 40 minutes at 325 degrees. At the same time, bake onion, green pepper and dressing in foil. Remove chicken and place in casserole dish. Top chicken with onion mixture. Sprinkle cheese on top of onion mixture. Bake uncovered an additional 15 minutes

Mushroom Smothered Chicken

Ingredients
10-12 pieces chicken of your choice with skin
1 lg. box fresh mushrooms, sliced
2 lg. onions, sliced thin
Flour to coat chicken
Salt and pepper to taste
1 c. oil
1 pt. heavy cream
1 1/2 c. water

Preparation:
In Dutch oven, heat oil; dredge chicken pieces in flour; brown on both sides (but do not cook through). Remove chicken when brown and then brown the rest. Place chicken back in Dutch oven and put sliced onions and mushrooms over chicken. Salt and pepper to taste and add 1 1/2 cups water. Cook for 30 minutes or until done. Remove from heat and add heavy cream (do not stir) and cover. Let set for 5 minutes and stir. Serve with potatoes, rice or pasta.