Easy Peasy Meatloaf

Nicole Says: I actually strain the onions out of the soup mix because I don’t like onions.

Easy Peasy Meatloaf
Recipe type: Entree
Cook time: 
Total time: 
  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • 1 pkg. onion soup mix
  • ⅔ c. water
  • ½ c. bread crumbs
  • ⅓ c. ketchup
  • 3 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1½ tsp Dijon mustard
  1. Preheat oven to 375° F.
  2. Mix together in a bowl, form into loaf shape onto a cookie sheet.
  3. Bake 40-45 minutes.
  4. Once done, combine the sauce ingredients & spoon over baked loaf.
  5. Cook an additional 5 minutes.

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Parrot Bay Coconut Shrimp

Submitted by jennifer_ann7


½lb large shrimp, butterflied 1 c. sweetened coconut flakes
1 c. plain bread crumbs ¼ c. corn starch (for breading mix)
½ c. Pina colada mix 3 tbsp Captain Morgan Spiced Rum
1 tbsp powdered sugar ½ c. corn starch
Vegetable oil for deep frying


  1. Mix bread crumbs, ¼ c. corn starch, & coconut in a deep bowl & set aside. Combine Pina Colada mix, powdered sugar & rum in a small mixing bowl & set aside. 
  2. Place ½ c. corn starch in a separate bowl. Heat oil for deep frying. Oil is ready for frying shrimp with it reaches 375°F.
  3. Coat shrimp first in corn starch, then into the Pina Colada mix, then dust shrimp in bread crumbs, coconut mixture. 
  4. For the second coating place back into Pina Colada mix, then again into coconut, & then the bread crumb mixture. 
  5. Place prepared shrimp carefully into hot oil. Fry until golden brown, remove from fryer & drain.
Chef’s Note: Pairs with Pina Colada Dipping Sauce

Chicken Divan

Submitted by Governor Mooby McChubs®
Serves 4


1½ lb. boneless chicken cut into bite size pieces 2 cans Cream of Chicken soup
1 c. mayonnaise 2 tsp lemon juice
8 oz sharp cheddar, shredded 16 oz frozen broccoli cuts
2 tsp curry powder 4 c. rice
bread crumbs


  1. Simmer chicken in skillet until browned.
  2. Steam broccoli 10-15 minutes until tender.
  3. Combine soup, mayo, cheese, lemon juice, & curry powder in a mixing bowl.
  4. Add cooked chicken & broccoli to mixture & stir slightly to mix.
  5. Spoon mixture into a casserole dish & top with bread crumbs.
  6. Prepare rice according to directions on package. Serve casserole over rice.