ZESTY TOMATOES HOMINY RECIPES :
This is really a very delicious and light side dish which is bound to season your Christmas buffet and give you much time to wait for the Chirtstmas roast turkey, or beef or lamb. But I must admit that this type of dish goes well with chicken, pork and turkey. The only handicap is the fact that it takes more than 6 hours to cook.
If you really want it for the family, you have to make the sacrifice of getting up early to start cooking it. But to be sincere, it is always great to start cooking it on Christmas eve.
The preparation time is approximately 5 minutes but the cooking time is approximately 6 hours 15 minutes. To have the dish on the Christmas buffet, I reckon it will take you approximately 6 hours 20 minute and 12 servings.
THE INGREDIENTS/RECIPES :
1. 1lb. of bacon
2. 1 (8 oz.) can tomato sauce
3. 1 (10 oz.) can diced tomatoes with green chillies
4. 1 (14 1/2 oz.) can of diced tomatoes with juice
5. 4 (15 1/2oz.) cans of honey, drained
6. 1 green pepper chopped + 1 onion chopped
7. 1/2 lb of spinach or runner beans (optional)
The cooking is easy once you have the patience to follow the recipes and ingredients in accordance with the instructions.
Let's start with placing the bacon in a skillet over medium heat. Then cook the bacon for 10 minutes or until crisp.
Drain well on paper towel then crumble.
Place the onion and the green pepper into the skillet with the bacon drippings.
Saute the vegetables for 5 minutes or until soft and tender and then drain well.
Now, place the hominy, broth cans of tomatoes with their juice and the tomato sauce into the crock pot.
Stir the bacon, onions, green pepper and the spinach or runner beans into the mixture and blend well.
Finally, cover the crock pot and cook on low for 6 hours or until heated through. These are all you need to do cook zesty tomatoes hominy recipes. Healthy eating diet advice!