Tag | “Cream-Cheese”

Peppercorn Crusted Filet Mignon with Sea Scallop Filling | Surf 'n' Turf | Week 15

Tonight, this chef is not starving. While my usual approach to cooking is to buy cheap cuts, use value...
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Bacon Wrapped Breakfast "Sushi" | Bacon | Week 32

I love to wrap things in bacon. A lot. I also love to make unconventional "sushi." And when you add...
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Pumpkin Spice Cinnamon Rolls

I have a sweet spot in my heart for cinnamon rolls. In fact, I'm sort of disappointed in myself for not posting a...
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Chorizo Stuffed Mushrooms

These stuffed mushrooms are uhhhhmazing. A perfect appetizer, side dish, or snack - you'll be rethinking...
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5 Step Shrimp Rangoon

Yes, that is what you think it is. Shrimp Rangoon. "Hold your horses!" You say as you try to process what is...
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Empanadas de Pollo

Empanadas son la vida. Empanadas son el amor. How do you like my high school level Spanish? Pretty great, right?...
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Asparagus & Brie Salami Roll-Ups

Remember growing up eating those cream cheese salami rolls? I remember many a day by the pool snacking on these little...
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Loaded Baked Potato Salad

One of my favorite things about teaching myself how to cook, is teaching myself how to cook all of the foods I...
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Guacamole Wontons - Food Fusion!

Guacamole wontons. I'll just let that sink in for a minute. Yes, they are everything you can imagine - and...
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Cheesecake Filled Strawberries

If one merely utters the word cheesecake to me, I go weak in the knees. Truly one of the best desserts...
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Herbology Garden Bread Bites | Harry Potter Recipes

Herbology at Hogwarts was always a class that I found interesting. Maybe it’s just the gardener in me, but I could...
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Pumpkin Snicker Doodles with Cheesecake Filling

To say that I am a little excited for it to be fall would be an understatement. I live for jeans and hoodie weather, as...
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Creamy Baked Macaroni

Mac 'n' cheese is a childhood favorite, but sometimes, frankly, I'm just sick of eating it. When you're on a budget,...
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No Bake Oreo Truffles & Pops | Halloween Recipes

Halloween is a mere few days away and I still have no idea what I'm going to dress as! But I do have this awesome...
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Brain Cheese | Halloween Recipes

Have a costume party this weekend but don't know what to bring? Why not bring your BRAINS!!! If this recipe...
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Simple Chipotle Chicken Roll-Ups

Here's a simple appetizer that I can promise will be the talk of any party you are attending. Not only are they...
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Easy Caramel Apple Cheesecake Pockets

Sometimes, less really is more. In this recipe, I use just a few ingredients to create these dangerously delicious...
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Uncle Iroh's Spirit Cake | Spirit World | Legend of Korra Recipes

Uncle Iroh was one of the first fortunate few invited to live in the Spirit World post-death, so it was only...
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Aang Rolls | Earth Kingdom | Legend of Korra Recipes

As we continue our journey through the Avatar universe, we find ourselves with the ever so important, however...
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Air Nomad Fruit Pies | Avatar: The Last Airbender Recipes

Air nomads are known throughout the Avatar universe to be devout vegetarians and excellent bakers. Despite their...
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Three Cheese Chicken & Artichoke Stuffed Ciabatta Bread

Forget dipping your bread into dip, stuff the dip into the bread instead. This simple ciabatta bread is stuffed with...
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Bacon & Scallop Chowder

So winter decided to show up. After extended mild weather in Northen Ohio, old man winter has finally reared his ugly...
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Spicy Seven Layer Dip | Super Bowl Food

Chips and dip is probably my biggest weakness. There are few snacks I find more satisfying than the crunch of a...
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Spinach & Artichoke Stuffed Garlic Bread | Easy Appetizers

Lately I’ve been in a “stuffing various ingredients into bread” kind of mood. Whether I’m stuffing cheese into...
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Crab Rangoon Dip & Wonton Chips

We order Chinese food pretty regularly in our house - with a Chinese drive thru only a few blocks away, it's hard not...
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Black Bottom Cupcakes | Valentine's Day Recipes

Did you know there is an official day designated for cream cheese brownies? It's true! February 10th marks the day of...
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Easter Egg Angel Food Cake Pops

When your coworker comes into the office with an entire leftover angel food cake and says "maybe you can make...
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Breakfast Mac & Cheese | Week 11

Back at it again with the 52 weeks of Cooking Challenge. This past week the challenge was macaroni and cheese,...
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The Red Woman's Trifle | Game of Thrones Recipes

Winter is Coming. In just one week, we will learn the fate of some of our most beloved characters. One character we can...
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Exploding BonBons | Harry Potter Recipes

Throughout the Harry Potter books and movies, exploding bonbons have tricked students and teachers alike (no...
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Buffalo Chicken Dip

Okay folks, here it is. Few recipes are requested as much as this one is. I made buffalo chicken dip ONCE in...
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Gravlax & Hovmästarsås Croustades

Every week, I participate in a weekly recipe challenge. Recently the theme was Nordic, which was extremely interesting...
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Zucchini Bread | Flavors of Fall

I officially dismantled my garden last weekend - and considering I live in Northeast Ohio, the fact my garden was still...
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Mini Cheesecakes

As the holiday season draws to an end, I've been trying to find easy desserts that take little effort so I can...
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Cannoli Dip

All the deliciousness of homemade cannolis, with half of the effort - you can even buy unfilled cannoli shells or even...
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Classic Hors D'oeuvres

Looking for a simple dish that looks fancy AF? I discovered this easy appetizer at one of our holiday parties and...
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Cream Cheese Stuffed Bagels

It's no secret that I love bagels. When in NYC, we sought out the best bagels in the city! But now that...
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Homemade Bagels

When Nick and I visited New York City a few months ago, we of course had to seek out the best bagels in the city - and...
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Valentine's Day Truffle Bouquet

If you want to make a homemade gift for your sweetie this Valentine's day, why not bake them something delicious? You...
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Louisiana Crawfish Bread | Mardi Gras Recipes

This Fat Tuesday, let the good times roll with these amazing crawfish stuffed bread rolls! Made with an array of...
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Bacon Cinnamon Rolls

I feel like I'm always craving cinnamon rolls. Usually late at night, about thirty minutes before bed time,...
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Foodie Adventures in NYC

This past weekend I had the pleasure of exploring one of the foodie capitals of the world: New York City!...
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Pizza Pot Pie

Back in March, most of the world celebrated "Pi Day" - named for being 3/14, which of course is the start of the...
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Mini Poke Bowls

I’m obsessed with sushi, so when I learned about poke (pronounced “poh-kay”), I was instantly hooked. While...
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Rainbow Fruit Pizza

It's nearly sweet, sweet summer time, which means it's officially cookout season. Whenever I go to a backyard party,...
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Red, White & Blue Cake Pops | Fourth of July Recipes

A few weeks ago, I made some fun fourth of July themed cakes stuffed with pop rocks. In order to make the cakes, I...
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Saffron Pork Wellington

Any decent foodie is probably at least aware of Gordon Ramsay's signature beef wellington - beautiful dish that is...
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How to build the perfect charcuterie board

Party season is encroaching. Between the sporting events and holidays, there's always a reason to bust out an awesome...
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Mini Toasted Marshmallow Cheesecakes

Cheesecake is probably my favorite dessert - and I love making it in any style, and I especially love cheesecake...
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Vegetable Ribbon Pie

Fall is in full swing. My garden is on its last legs of the season but is still dutifully pumping out eggplants,...
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Puff Pastry Breakfast Pizza

Pizza is the best meal of the day! I love any and all kinds of pizza, especially the kinds that I can eat for...
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Caramel Apple Crisp Cheesecake

Even though it has been in the high 80s in Northeastern Ohio the last few days, I'm prepping myself for the brisk fall...
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Puppy Cake Smash

It's a BIG DAY here in the Starving Chef's household! That's right, Luna turned ONE today! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LOONEY...
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White Chicken Chili | 30 Minute Meals

It's just starting to snow outside as I write this. I'm most certainly not ready for the snow this early, so to...
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The Starving Chef's Thanksgiving Guide

Thanksgiving is a few mere days away. Whether it's your first time or your thirtieth, cooking Thanksgiving for a crowd...
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Giant Cinnamon Roll

We live in a world of giant food. Every day there seems to be something else supersized. A few weeks ago the challenge...
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Crab Rangoon Sticks

Crab rangoon is one of my guilty pleasures. I always get a double order whenever I get Chinese take out -...
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Last Minute Christmas Cookies for Santa Claus

Christmas means COOKIES! As well an abundance of other sweet and treats - and who doesn't love stuffing their face with...
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Cajun Crayfish STUFFED Catfish Filets

Crayfish? Crawfish? Crawdads? Mudbugs? However you refer to these tiny crustaceans, in the deep south bayous they are a...
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Mushroom Spinach Puffs

Creamy mushroom and spinach puffs - it's the perfect app for a fancy dinner party or as finger food at a...
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Death Star Cheese Ball | Star Wars Recipes

May 4th is officially Star Wars Day, which means this week we will be eating our way through galaxies far, far away...
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TIE Fighter Chips

Yesterday, we witnessed the creation of a delicious Death Star. The journey to a galaxy far, far away continues...
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Cheesecake STUFFED Strawberries

If one merely utters the word cheesecake to me, I go weak in the knees. Truly one of the best desserts...
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Sweet & Spicy Pepper Jelly

The last few weeks I’ve been featuring recipes made from the veggies I grew in my garden. This week, I’m drowning...
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Pumpkin Butter Apple Pie Cinnamon Rolls

Today we are making pumpkin butter apple pie cinnamon rolls with a maple cream cheese frosting. They're all of the...
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Sous Vide OREO Cheesecake

Sous vide desserts are all the rage these days - and I'll eat cheesecake just about anyway it's made. These Oreo...
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Baked Mac & Cheese

It's rewind time. Today I’m looking back on my very first recipe video I ever posted for baked mac and cheese - and...
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White Walker Ice Cream | Game of Thrones Recipes

Winter is coming...in the form of ice cream If you aren't caught up on the latest season of Game of Thrones -...
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Bananas Foster French Toast Casserole

Today we’re putting a breakfast-y spin on a classic dessert to make bananas foster french toast casserole. With...
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Cast Iron Spinach Artichoke Dip

I love summer because it means I get to experiment with cooking outdoors. Nothing beats grilling out on a summer...
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Pumpkin Spice Double Layer Cheesecake

Today we’re embracing fall with these pumpkin spice double layer cheesecake squares. Made with a ginger snap crust...
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