Side Dishes and Apps

Fajita Salad Wraps

With Winking Girl! Fajita Marinade Skillet Sauce   RECIPE AND PHOTOS COURTESY OF ZAZA PERSONAL CHEF AND CATERING Marination time: 6 hours Prep time: 15 minutes 1 pouch Winking Girl Fajita Skillet Sauce 1 lb chicken breast (boneless, skinless, and cut into thin strips) 1 red bell pepper, thinly sliced 1 small onion, thinly sliced butter lettuce leaves Toppings: cilantro, [...]

Fajita Quesadilla Fresca

with Winking Girl! Fajita Marinade Skillet Sauce Marination time: 6 hours Prep time: 20 minutes Take a break from you typical ooey-gooey cheesy quesadilla. This unique twist on the traditional quesadilla has fresh fajita flavors and a lighter taste. ½ lb top sirloin steak (sliced into 1 inch strips) 1 large bell pepper (julienned) 1/2 [...]

Quick-a-mole!

Prep time: 2-5 minutes Like fresh, homemade guacamole but never have time to make it? No problem! This 2-ingredient, 2 minute recipe will show you how to make fresh, flavorful guacamole right in your own kitchen in an instant. That’s why we call it quick-a-mole! 2 ripe medium-large avocados 1/2 cup Winking Girl! Salsa of choice (Chipotle works great!) Salt, […]

Taco Soup

Prep time: 15 minutes Total time: 1 hour 3 cups rotisserie chicken (some stores sell just rotisserie meat without the bones and skin) 1 pouch Winking Girl Taco Skillet Sauce 1 qt chicken broth 1 15 oz canned drained mexican diced tomatoes 1 15 oz can drained corn Simmer all ingredients except the chicken for [...]

Quick and Easy “Almost” Ceviche

Prep time: 15 minutes Chill time: 2 hours  This is an easy twist on a classic dish. We started with cooked shrimp instead of raw. It is fantastic! 1 lb cooked shrimp (peeled and cut into bite sized pieces) 1 ½ cups chopped celery 1 red bell pepper (diced) ½ cup chopped cilantro ½ cup [...]

Hot and Spicy Cornbread

Prep time: 10 minutes Total time: 25 minutes 1 cup flour 1/2 Tsp baking soda 1 1/2 Tsp baking powder 1 Tbsp sugar 1 Tsp salt 3/4 cup cornmeal (I used medium grind) 1 cup buttermilk 1/2 cup Hot Tomatillo Winkng Girl! Salsa 4 Tbsp melted butter   Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Preheat cast [...]

Sweet Potato Energy Salad

Prep time: 15 minutes Total time: 1 hour Using Winking Girl! Salsa in this recipe adds flavor and texture without adding access oil. This recipe is a camping favorite because it can be eaten hot or cold and its ingredients are perfect for sustaining energy. 2 medium sized sweet potatoes cut into ½ inch cubes [...]

Asian Fusion Pork Lettuce Wraps

Marination time: 2 hours Prep time: 30 minutes For the Marinade/Rub Zest from one lime Juice from ½ lime (keep the other half for the rest of the recipe) 2 cloves of garlic (minced) 2 Tbsp honey 2 Tbsp olive oil 2 tsp coarse Kosher salt Other Ingredients Small – medium sized pork tenderloin 10-15 [...]

Cranberry-Mango Sautéed Greens

Prep time: 5 minutes Total time: 5 minutes 4 cups raw mixed greens (I used a spinach and kale mixture, these will cook down quite a bit) 5-6 colorful cherry or grape tomatoes (cut in half or quarters) ¼ cup dried cranberries (optional) ¼ red or yellow onion (diced) 2 cloves garlic (minced) 3 Tbsp [...]

5-Ingredient Chicken Salad

Prep time: 10 minutes Chill time: 2 hours Great on sandwiches or tossed with mixed greens! 2-3 cups cooked cubed chicken (leftover chicken works great!) 1 cup chopped celery ½ cup Winking Girl Mild Tomatillo Salsa 2 Tbsp Mayo ¼ cup dried cranberries Toss all ingredients together and let chill in fridge for 2-3 hours. [...]

Crockpot Scalloped Potatoes

Prep time: 15 minutes Total time: 3 hours The following recipe is for a 4 quart crockpot. Measurements of each ingredient will vary based on type of potatoes and size of crockpot, but cooking time will remain about the same. Please keep in mind that measurements for this recipe do not have to be exact. [...]

Enchilada Tot Casserole

Featuring Rollin Greens Millet Tots with Sea Salt Prep time: 25 minutes Total time: 1 hour 1 - 11.5 oz box of Rollin Greens Millet Tots with Sea Salt 1 pouch of Winking Girl! Red Enchilada Skillet Sauce 2 cups shredded chicken (fully cooked. Leftover chicken works great for this!) 2 cups Mexican blend shredded [...]

Sweet and Sassy Dip

Prep time: 5 minutes 16 oz cream cheese 1 jar Cranberry Mango Winking Girl! Salsa Let the cream cheese come to room temperature. Add the entire jar of Cranberry Mango Winking Girl! Salsa and use a hand mixer to blend until smooth. Add salt to taste. Chill and serve as a dip for veggies, chips, [...]

7 Layer Dip

Prep time: 10-15 minutes This is a time-saving delicious, no-bake, seven layer dip. It is delicious! Serve with tortilla chips, pita chips, or veggies. 1 jar Winking Girl! Salsa of choice 16 oz. can black beans 2 cups Sour Cream 1 8 oz bag of shredded cheese 1 6 oz can sliced black olives 1 chopped […]

Superfood Picnic Salad

Prep time: 15 minutes Chill time: 2 hours 2 heads raw broccoli 1 apple 1 cup carrots ½ cup dried cranberries ½ cup walnuts or walnut pieces 8 oz sliced ham (optional) ¼ cup Winking Girl! Salsa of choice (I used Mild Tomatillo) ¼ cup mayonnaise Salt and pepper (to taste) Cut the broccoli, apple, [...]

Fall Fever Sweet Potato Salad

Prep time: 15 minutes Total time: 1 hour  A fun Fall reboot of our summertime favorite Sweet Potato Energy Salad. Using salsa in this recipe allowed us to use less oil and still create a rich saucy texture. We chose to use our mild flavor specifically as it does not overpower the Autumn spices used in the dish. 2 golden [...]

Spicy Veggie Soup

Prep time: 15 minutes Total time: 35 minutes This is a great, quick and easy soup to make on a cold day. You probably already have most of the ingredients in your pantry or fridge! 2 cups vegetable broth 1 cup Winking Girl! Chipotle Salsa ½ cup chopped carrots ½ cup chopped celery ½ diced [...]

Baked Brie topped with Cranberry Mango

Prep time: 10 minutes Total time: 25 minutes 1 large brie wheel 1 roll frozen puff pastry 1 jar Cranberry Mango Winking Girl! Salsa 2 tbsp melted butter Preheat the oven for 375° F Lay out the puff pastry on sheet of parchment. Place the brie wheel in the center and wrap the edges of […]