The new year is still relatively new and with regards to food and health, it’s a year so many proposed to eat healthier and try out new meals different from their regular go-to foods. With statistics showing chronic illnesses to be on a rampage in recent times, it has become more important for people to cut down on sugar, high carbohydrate meals, and processed food. While opting to go for food rich in fibre, vitamins, and minerals. Also, because of the tight schedules, some people run they would consider cooking as a time-consuming activity. However, we present to you the awesome do it yourself recipes that are easy to make and done in less than an hour.
Buffalo Chicken Enchiladas
This awesome combination of tortilla and chicken goodness is one very tasty meal you need to try and one that you can cook and be done in under 45 minutes. The ingredients to make this beauty include unsalted butter, shredded rotisserie chicken, creamed cheese, shredded cheddar, hot sauce, scallions, ground Cummins, corn tortillas, blue cheese, and its dressing. Preheat your oven to 400°F, add butter to your pan to avoid content sticking to the pan. Then mix your chicken, cream cheese, cheddar, cummin, and part of the scallion together in a container.
In a separate bowl, stir part of your hot sauce and butter with little water. Then put your chicken mixture into the tortillas and pour your hot sauce mixture on it. Sprinkle some cheddar and blue cheese as a coating. Then heat up for 15 minutes, if the cheese isn’t bubbly heat for a bit longer. Then add the blue cheese dressing as well as more hot sauce to your liking on the enchiladas. This would make for a perfect dinner after a long day. Do try it.
Glazed Salmon With Spiced Carrots
For your rich dose of Omega-3 acid and vitamins, you should try out this delicacy for a mouth-watering experience. If you cook this meal well you should get a golden and crunchy layer on your salmon. The ingredients needed are olive oil, honey, dijon mustard, lime juice and wedges, ground pepper, ground coriander, cumin, cinnamon, fresh mints, almonds, sliced carrots, and salmon. Add little oil to your carrot and shake till the oil is evenly applied on the carrots. Broil in a pan till the carrot soften. This should take 2 to 3 minutes.
Mix little olive oil, honey, and lime juice together in a bowl and whisk, then apply the mixture to your salmon on all sides. Now put your salmon next to your carrots in the pan and season with salt and pepper. Carefully shift your carrot to a side in the pan to avoid interference with the salmon. Now broil till the salmon is golden brown and your carrots tender. Now mix olive oil, coriander, cumin, lime juice, cinnamon, mint, and almond in a bowl, whisk properly then add your carrots, little salt, and pepper for taste. Your meal is ready, dish your food and add the lime wedges for a tastier experience.
Chipotle Meatball Burritos
How better to get meatballs, fluffy rice, refried beans, jack cheese, and more in one package than via the meatball burritos? Your eating adventure just got better. You would need meatballs, chipotles, refried beans, frozen brown rice, flour tortillas, shredded Colby jack cheese, salsa fresca, avocado, lettuce, grounded pepper, olive oil, and salt. From the ingredients, you can tell that you are in for a treat. Heat up your meatball and chipotle salsa, add a little water. Leave for about 7 minutes till the mixture thickens as you stir occasionally.
Then add your refried beans, cheese, rice, meatball mixture, salsa Fresca, avocado, lettuce, salt, and pepper. Fold the tortillas carefully and add the oil as a coat to all the burritos and wrap in a foil. Then heat up the burritos till they are brown, this should take longer than 5 minutes. Then you serve with more chipotle salsa to your liking. Your meal is ready. Ensure that your heat is regulated so your burritos don’t get burnt.
Cannabutter comes in handy as a replacement for those who use medicinal marijuana and are looking to infuse their drug into their food naturally. This cannabutter recipe is quite straightforward and easy to come up with once you follow these instructions. And once made can be used in place of butter for any meal preparation. The ingredients needed are cannabis and unsalted butter. To make cannabutter, first, you decarboxylate your cannabis. This is the process of heating your raw cannabis for the psychoactive compound THC to become active. To achieve this, you preheat your oven to 240°F. Then you add your cannabis and allow it to turn golden brown from green.