Spike Seasoning Magic Giveaway!

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Spike Seasoning Magic! is the gluten free healthy lifestyle gourmet seasoning that turns bland food into a flavor factory. They literally have a seasoning for everything! They should be a staple in all kitchens.  Best of all, their seasoning is both gluten free and MSG free. They are  made without preservatives or additives, and have ZERO calories per serving.

SPIKE® Seasonings are available at your local health/natural food stores and many select grocery stores.  I’ve even used them to make this turkey soup recipe that you are all going to want to try.  Plus, it is a great way to use leftover turkey!

Turkey Soup
 
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Ingredients
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 carrots, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon Spike Herb Seasoning
  • 1 (32 ounce) carton Vegetable broth
  • 1 (32 ounce) carton chicken broth
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 2 cups green beans, cut into 1 inch pieces (if you don't have fresh, this is one can of green beans)
  • 3 potatoes, diced
  • 3 cups diced cooked dark turkey meat
Instructions
  1. In a large soup pot, heat the garlic in the olive oil.
  2. Allow to brown slightly and add onion, carrot and celery.
  3. Cover and cook until softened (7 - 8 minutes)
  4. Add the seasonings, broth, and the bay leaf. Bring to a simmer.
  5. When simmering, add the green beans and potatoes to the soup.
  6. Bring it back up to a simmer; lower heat and cook for about 10 - 15 minutes or until vegetables are tender and pasta is cooked.
  7. Stir in turkey. Turn the heat off. Cover, and allow to sit for 5 to 7 minutes.

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I’ve got a prize pack for one of my lucky readers.  You get to try all their seasonings!  Here’s what you need to do:

Skillet Lasagna

When it is just me and the kids, I tend not to take pictures.  I have a hard time getting everyone situated and that is just what happened with this recipe.  Now, this is a recipe you can definitely customize to what you want.  I am going to list this easy to make recipe the way I made it.  However, next time I will be adding some diced tomatoes to this and possibly some ricotta cheese too.

 

 

Skillet Lasagna
 
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Ingredients
  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1 jar (26 oz) spaghetti sauce
  • 1⅔ cups of water
  • ¼ cup of Italian Dressing
  • 12 lasagna noodles (broken into quarters)
  • 1 cup shredded low moisture part skim mozzarella cheese
Instructions
  1. Brown ground beef and drain.
  2. Add in garlic, spaghetti sauce, water, and dressing. Bring this to a boil and then stir in the noodles. Reduce the heat to medium low and cover. Cook 10 - 15 minutes or until your noodles are tender. Remove from heat and sprinkle with cheese. Cover again and let stand 5 minutes or until cheese is melted.

Ultimate Party Meatballs

Now, when I heard that I could make some awesome party meatballs with little to now work, I was all over that.  This site is all about easy to make recipes and these ultimate party meatballs definitely fit that bill. Now, when I first saw how to make these, I was surprised.  However, these meatballs taste great and would be a hit at any party or get together you plan on having. Here is the awesome recipe:

1 16 oz can Ocean Spray Jellied Cranberry Sauce
1 12 oz bottle Heinz Chili Sauce
1 2lb bag frozen, precooked, cocktail size meatballs

Combine sauces in a large saucepan. Cook over medium-low heat stirring until smooth. Add in meatballs. Cover and cook for 15 minutes or until meatballs are heated through.

Now, how easy is that?  The Ultimate Party Meatballs site also has more easy to make recipes (all using Heinz Chili Sauce and Ocean Spray Jellied Cranberry Sauce) for both appetizers and main dishes, entertaining tips, and even a sweepstakes with a grand prize of $3,000 to throw the ultimate party! Now, I have already entered that one. I think I could definitely spend $3,000!

Make sure you check out the Ultimate Party Meatballs site for all your holiday cooking needs.  You can definitely find some good ideas to put out on your table.