Recipes using honey


My Favorite Pizza Crust

My Favorite Pizza Crust

A slice of heaven Sometimes, you just need comfort food and for many that includes pizza. During this unsettled time, you may not be able to go to your local pizza place to enjoy your favorite pie. An alternative is to make it at home. This month, readers shared their favorite pizza and crust recipes, […]

Jicama-Apple Slaw

Eat your carrots Plentiful year-round, root vegetables can be found in a wide variety of colors from deep purple beets to vibrant orange sweet potatoes and carrots and creamy white parsnips, turnips and rutabagas. Easily obtainable and budget friendly, these nutritious vegetables are packed with nutrients from the soil and have a high concentration of […]

Jalapeno Cilantro Slaw

Jalapeno Cilantro Slaw

It’s time to break out the red, white and blue and celebrate July Fourth! Cookouts and picnics seem to go hand-in-hand with the holiday and everyone has their favorite foods. Rather than stick with the expected burgers and hotdogs, (and there’s nothing wrong with those!) we decided to break out the smoker to celebrate with […]

Shrimp, Sausage and Grits

Submitted by Sarah Cannon, Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative Makes 2 generous servings Print Recipe Shrimp, Sausage and Grits Course Entrée Cuisine Cajun Skill Level Easy Servings Ingredients 1/4 cup Ketchup1/2 tablespoon honey2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice3 tablespoons white whole wheat flourPinch ground red pepper1.5 cups chicken broth1 3/4 cups milk or chicken broth or a […]

Spicy Peanut Chicken

Spicy Peanut Chicken

Feeling nutty? Print Recipe Spicy Peanut Chicken Recipe from tablefortwoblog.com Course Main Course Cuisine Asian Inspired Skill Level Easy Servings Ingredients 1/2 c. natural peanut butter1/4 c. honey2-3 t. sambal oelek or Sriracha3 T. soy sauce2 cloves garlic finely minced1 T. WaterSplash milk1 T. vegetable oil2 lg. red bell peppers sliced1-1/4 lb. Boneless skinless chicken […]

Peanut Butter

Jan’s Homemade Peanut Butter

Feeling nutty? Print Recipe Jan’s Homemade Peanut Butter Submitted by Jan Dial, Corn Belt Energy Corporation Cuisine American Skill Level Easy Servings 2-T. Servings Ingredients 1-1/2 c. honey roasted peanuts2-3 T. canola oil2-3 T. honey Cuisine American Skill Level Easy Servings 2-T. Servings Ingredients 1-1/2 c. honey roasted peanuts2-3 T. canola oil2-3 T. honey Instructions […]

Orange Honey Glazed Ham

Orange Honey Glazed Ham

The Other White Meat Considered by some to be the other white meat, lean cuts of pork are low in fat and a naturally high source of protein. In fact, a study conducted by the USDA found pork tenderloin to be more lean than skinless chicken breast. It also contains many essential nutrients and vitamins. […]

Peppered Pork Tenderloin

Peppered Pork Tenderloin

The Other White Meat Considered by some to be the other white meat, lean cuts of pork are low in fat and a naturally high source of protein. In fact, a study conducted by the USDA found pork tenderloin to be more lean than skinless chicken breast. It also contains many essential nutrients and vitamins. […]

Golden Granola

Golden Granola

Submitted by: Brenda McCoy, Norris Electric Cooperative Print Recipe Golden Granola Course Snack Servings cups Ingredients 18 oz. box old-fashioned oats8 oz. sliced almonds1 c. dried apricots chopped1 c. dried cranberries or cherries1 c. light brown sugar1-1/2 sticks (12 T.) unsalted butter1/2 c. honey1 t. ground cinnamon1/2 t. Salt Course Snack Servings cups Ingredients 18 […]

Sticky Wings

Sticky Wings

Years ago, I was at a fall fair and visited a honey vendor. I was skeptical when I saw the vast variety  of honey offered. After all, how could honey vary in flavor? Well, I learned my lesson that day. I sampled several and was surprised how different they each were. It all depended on […]