My Pretend Cooking Show: Lemon Lava Cake

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CebGlvOyKfE&t=68s Lemon Lava Cake This favorite recipe comes together in a jiffy and never fails to impress! As it bakes, the cake rises to the top creating layers of moist cake and saucy lemon pudding.1 (18.25-ounce) package lemon cake mix2 cups milk1 cup water¼ cup lemon juiceZest of 1 lemon2 (3.4-ounce) packages lemon instant pudding1/3 cup sugar2 tablespoons powdered sugarPreheat oven to 350 degrees. Prepare cake batter as directed on package. Pour into greased 9x13-inch baking dish; set aside. Pour milk, water and lemon juice ...

My Pretend Cooking Show: Pork Tenderloin stuffed with Goat Cheese, Sun Dried Tomatoes & Spinach

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uLMhgZ8aRUg&t=7s Pork Tenderloin Stuffed with Goat Cheese and SpinachPresent the sliced tenderloins on a bed of fresh spinach topped with a few roasted or sauteed grape tomatoes.2 (12-ounce) pork tenderloins8 ounces goat cheese, at room temperature2 cups loosely packed spinach1 cup sun-dried tomatoes, julienned½ cup all-purpose flourSaltPepper5 tablespoons vegetable oilTrim the tenderloins of any fat. To butterfly each tenderloin for stuffing, lay it flat on a cutting board, cut through the long side of the tenderloin, stopping when ...

My Pretend Cooking Show: BIFFwich Lowcountry Sub & Filmmakers Salad

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Xob-neugx4&t=676s The BIFFwich Lowcountry SubRed onion, cut into thin slicesFor the sandwich spread:1 cup mayonnaise1/4 cup sweet pickle relish, drainedFor the vinaigrette:1 tablespoon dried oregano1/3 cup red wine vinaigrette1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oilFor the sandwich:1 large loaf French breadGreen leaf lettuceCheddar-Jack cheese slicesProvolone cheese slicesDeli sliced hamDeli sliced turkeyBacon slices, cooked and drained on paper towelsSalami, thinly slicedSliced tomatoes, seasoned with salt and pepperSliced banana peppersSli...

My Pretend Cooking Show: Italian Love Cake

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zysh6ra7JjI&t=19s Italian Love CakeI used a dark chocolate cake mix and Godiva dark chocolate pudding.1 (15.25-ounce) box chocolate cake1 (32-ounce) container ricotta cheese¾ cup sugar4 eggs1 teaspoon vanilla extract1 (3.6-ounce) package instant chocolate pudding1 cup whole milk1 (8-ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed in refrigeratorPreheat oven to 350 degrees. Lightly grease a deep 9x13-inch baking pan with cooking spray. In a large bowl, prepare cake mix according to package directions. Pour the cake batter into the ...

Pretend Cooking Show: Buffalo Chicken Dip

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGnTov50Wvk Buffalo Chicken DipSpicy and delicious! Use your favorite bottled hot wing sauce to make this wonderful dip. We like Texas Pete Buffalo Wing Sauce.4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves1 cup bottled hot wing sauce2 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened1 (16-ounce) bottle ranch dressing½-¾ cup chopped celery1 (8-ounce) package Monterey Jack cheese, shreddedCelery leaves, optionalTortilla chipsCelery, cut into 3-inch sticksBoil chicken breasts until cooked through. Cool and shred.  In a medium mixing bowl, combine ...

Pretend Cooking Show: Mushroom Crostini with White Truffle Oil

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jdz0Wf_EqN0 Mushroom Crostini with White Truffle Oil1 tablespoon butter1 pound sliced mushrooms (baby bella, button or canned)Dash ground nutmegSalt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste1 (14-ounce) loaf French Bread½ cup jarred Alfredo sauce1 cup shaved Parmesan cheese¼ cup chopped fresh Italian parsleyWhite truffle oil, to drizzleMelt butter in a frying pan over medium heat. Add mushrooms and saute until tender. Season with nutmeg, salt and pepper. Drain on paper towels, if needed. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a baking sheet ...

Pretend Cooking Show: BBQ Burger Casserole

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9W3LAgo7Go&t=28s BBQ Burger CasseroleThis is a great casserole for kids — actually, for the kid in all of us. A dill pickle garnish makes the dish!2 pounds ground sirloin1 medium sweet onion, chopped¾ cup barbecue sauce¾ cup ketchup1 tablespoon Dijon mustard              ½ teaspoon pepper1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened1 (8-ounce) container sour cream¾ cup chopped green onions1 (8-ounce) package wide egg noodles, cooked and drained2 cups shredded Mozzarella CheeseChopped dill pickleCook ground sirloin ...

Pretend Cooking Show: Chicken Pastry

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_DcGC8B3qRc&t=9s Chicken Pastry (Chicken and Dumplings)1 whole chicken, about 3½ poundsWater, to cover1 (1½ pound) box frozen flat dumplings*Salt and pepper, to tastePlace chicken in a large stock pot. Fill with enough water to cover the chicken completely. Heat over medium-high heat until water is boiling. Turn heat down to medium-low, cover, and continue cooking until the chicken is cooked through and the meat is falling off the bones. Remove from heat and let cool until chicken is cool enough to touch. Remove chicken from the ...

Pretend Cooking Show: Chocolate Tiramisu Cake

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Jnlp87vlHg&t=110s Chocolate Tiramisu CakeFresh coffee, at room temperature1 (15.25-ounce) chocolate cake mix, plus eggs and oil2 cups heavy whipping cream½ cup sugar1 (8-ounce) container mascarpone cheese, at room temperature2 tablespoons marsala wineUnsweetened cocoa powderMake a pot of strong coffee; set aside until completely cool. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour two 8” or 9” round cake pans. Prepare cake mix according to package directions, substituting cold coffee for water. Bake in preheated oven according to ...

Pretend Cooking Show: Smoked Salmon Crostini

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RIOcRDmDJNI&t=18s Smoked Salmon CrostiniRye cocktail bread1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, at room temperature5 ounces smoked salmon¾ cup shredded Swiss cheese2 tablespoons mayonnaise1 tablespoon prepared horseradishSmoked salmon to garnishFresh dill, to garnishPreheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray a baking sheet with cooking spray. Cut cocktail rye slices into rounds with a biscuit cutter, if desired. In a bowl, mix cream cheese with salmon, Swiss cheese, mayonnaise and prepared horseradish; stir to combine.  Mixture will be stiff. ...