Homestead Recipes

Mild Restaurant Style Salsa

Mild Restaurant Style Salsa 

  • Serves: ? 
  • Yields: 4-5 Pint Jars 
  • Prep: 30 minutes 
  • Cook: 60 minutes 

Ingredients: 

  • 9 Cups (about 20-25) small-med fresh Tomatoes 
  • 1-2 Bell Peppers 
  • 2-3 Vidalia (or yellow) Onions 
  • 12-15 Jalapeno Peppers 
  • 8 Cloves Garlic (or 8…
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Instant Pot Southern Green Beans

Instant Pot Southern Green Beans 

  • Serves: 4 
  • Prep: 5 minutes 
  • Cook: 17 minutes 

Ingredients: 

  • 1 Qt Fresh or Frozen Green Beans, strung and snapped 
  • 2 Cups Chicken Broth (homemade, if possible) 
  • 2 Tbsp Salt 
  • 3-4 Strips uncooked, chopped Bacon (optional) 

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Easy Jalapeno Pepper Jelly

Easy Jalapeno Pepper Jelly 

  • Prep: 30 mins 
  • Cook: 5 minutes 
  • Serves: 5-6 Half Pints 

Ingredients: 

  • 3 Cups Jalapeno Peppers, Halved and Deveined (aprox 15-20 peppers)) 
  • 1-2 Cups Green Bell Peppers, Cleaned Out and Sliced (aprox 3-4 peppers) 
  • 1 Cup Apple…
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Easy Instant Pot Pot Roast

Prep: 15 minutes 

Cook: 1 hour 

Makes: Aprox 8-12 servings 

Ingredients: 

  • Aprox 3 Lbs Chuck Roast 
  • 2 Cups Beef Broth 
  • 4-6 Medium-Sized Potatoes 
  • 1 Lb Bag of Baby Carrots 
  • 1 Large Yellow Onion 
  • 3 Cloves Garlic 
  • 1 Package Lipton Onion…
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Instant Pot Pulled Pork

Prep: 30 mins 

Cook: 70 minutes 

Serves: 8-10 

Ingredients: 

  • 5-6 pound Boston Butt 
  • 3 Cups Chicken Broth 
  • 2 Tsp Worcestershire Sauce 
  • 2 Preparations of Universal Dry Rub (see HERE for more) 
    • 3 Tbs Light Brown Sugar 
    • 2 Tsp Salt 
    • 1…
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Egg Drop Soup

Prep: 5 minutes 

Cook: 5 minutes 

Makes: Aprox 4 servings 

Ingredients: 

  • 4 Cups Chicken Broth 
  • ¼ Tsp Garlic Powder 
  • 1 Tsp Sesame Oil (optional) 
  • 4 Med-Large Eggs 
  • 1 Tsp Corn Starch 
  • 2-3 Tsp Room Temp Water 

Pour Chicken Broth with…

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Universal Dry Rub

A dry rub is essential when preparing meat. Especially slow cooked or smoked. Our Universal Dry Rub compliments pork, beef, chicken, venison, you name it. 

Super easy to quickly throw together, and no need for uncommon components. This recipe will…

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Instapot Chicken Broth

Prep: 15 minutes 

Cook: 2 hours 

Cool: Overnight 

Makes: Aprox 1 Gallon 

Ingredients: 

Bones/Carcass of 1 Grocery Store Roasted Chicken 

2 Cups Celery 

2 Cups Carrots 

1 Medium Yellow Onion 

8 Cloves Garlic 

2-3 Tbsp Salt 

1 Gallon Water 

(all…

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Honey Sriracha Chicken Noodles

Honey Sriracha Chicken Noodles 

Modified from the Carlsbad Cravings Recipe 

Serves: 6 

Prep: 20 minutes 

Cook: 15 minutes 

Ingredients: 

1 pound Chicken Breast, cubed 

Olive oil 

9 oz thin spaghetti 

2 green onions, chopped 

2 cups cabbage, ribboned 

½ cup…

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Halusky Casserole

Halusky Casserole 

Halusky is a varied, traditional Slavic dish, typically prepared with noodles or dumplings. American recipes commonly add cabbage, as we have here. We also added a tomato sauce and treated it as a casserole…as any proper Southerner would…

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