A number of cookbooks in these modern times are lengthy on shine and dazzle , and short on sound recipes that we are able to immediately have confidence in and really like .
New York Times best-selling author Phyllis Pellman Good provides us dishes containing components we currently have available or can certainly buy-recipes that can be simple , dependable all of which help make our households happy .
Good's series of slow-cooker cookbooks , "Fix-It and Forget-It ," sold greater than 6 million versions ! At the moment , her cutting edge "Fix-It and Enjoy-It ! Cookbook" ( Good Books , $15 .95 ) provides people supplementary tried-and-true , welcome-home dishes for stovetop as well as range baking .
An accumulation of greater than 675 recipes presented by do-it-yourself chefs from around the nation , the "Fix-It and Enjoy-It ! Cookbook" offers delicious offerings such as "10-Minute Meatloaf" and "Frozen Mocha Cheesecake ." Every meal contains its prep as well as baking times .
Here's an appetizer recipe gathered from the brand-new book :
Cheese and Shrimp Strudel
Creates 16-18 cuts
1 half of a 17 .25-ounce packet ( 1 sheet ) chilled puff pastry , thawed
11/2 cups ( 6 ounces ) shredded Swiss cheese
1/2 cup sour cream
1/4 cup thinly cut up green onion
1 cup ( 4 ounces ) prepared shrimp , chopped , or 4 .5 ounces canned shrimp , rinsed , drained and chopped
1 egg , beaten
On a mildly floured area , roll the thawed puff pastry to a 10" x 18" rectangle .
Set rectangle of pastry on a casually greased , big cooking sheet .