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Sausage and Ricotta Pizza

1. Place a pizza stone or heavy baking sheet in oven. Preheat oven to 500° (keep pizza stone or baking sheet in oven as it preheats). Let pizza dough stand at room temperature, covered, while oven preheats. 2. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Remove casing from sausage. …

Pork Tenderloin with Olive-Mustard Tapenade

A combination of olives, balsamic vinegar, and Dijon mustard gives this Mediterranean-inspired pork tenderloin a tangy, slightly tart taste. Cooking Light JUNE 2004 Yield: 4 servings (serving size: 2 pork medallions and 2 tablespoons olive mixture) Ingredients 1 (1-pound) pork tenderloin, trimmed and cut crosswise into 8 pieces 1/2 teaspoon …

Lime-Cilantro Pork Tacos

These easy pork tacos get their fantastic flavor from lime juice, cilantro, and fresh jalapeño.  Cooking Light JUNE 2004 Yield: 4 servings (serving size: 2 tacos) Ingredients 1 pound pork tenderloin, trimmed and cut into thin strips 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 2 teaspoons olive oil …

Spaghetti with Sausage and Tomato Sauce

This versatile Italian dish goes from stovetop to table in less than 30 minutes. Serve with a simple salad for a filling weeknight meal. Cooking Light APRIL 2010 Yield: 4 servings (serving size: 1 1/4 cups pasta, 2 tablespoons cheese, and 1 tablespoon basil) Prep time:30 Minutes Ingredients 8 ounces …

Herbed Pork with Wild Mushrooms

Serve thyme-seasoned pork over brown rice to soak up the mushroom sauce, or with instant polenta and Parmesan cheese. Cooking Light JULY 2002 Yield: 4 servings (serving size: 1 pork chop and about 1/3 cup sauce) Ingredients 1 teaspoon vegetable oil Cooking spray 3 cups sliced shiitake mushroom caps 1 …

Cider-Glazed Chicken with Pecan Rice

With chicken cutlets and boil-in-bag rice, this unique take on the chicken-and-rice dinner couldn’t be easier (or faster!) to make. Cooking Light OCTOBER 2010 Yield: 4 servings (serving size: 1 cutlet and about 1/2 cup rice) Total:20 Minutes Ingredients 1 (3.5-ounce) bag boil-in-bag brown rice (such as Uncle Ben’s) 2 …