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Sharing a special Frito Pie today….the Fire-Fly, a Disneyland Secret Menu Copycat Recipe!  You can find it at the Refreshment Corner on Main Street, U.S.A.!

frito pie
Frito Pie
This “Fire-Fly” Secret Menu item at Disneyland Park’s Refreshment Corner on Main Street, U.S.A. is also called Frito Pie in some parts of the country.  Some also call it a Walking Taco!  Whatever you call it, it’s simple to make at home and crazy delicious.

Try my Walking Taco recipe too!  Follow Picky Palate and Disney Hungry on Instagram for daily recipe inspiration and the BEST EATS at Disneyland Resort!

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White Chocolate Churro Crunch

White Chocolate Churro Crunch Snack Mix Recipes!

Jun 18, 2019 | Desserts | Tags: , , ,

Sharing one of my favorite snack mix recipes today!  My White Chocolate Churro Crunch is the perfect simple sweet snack and so simple to prepare! Kids and adults with love this flavor packed mix.

Snack Mix Recipes
Anyone else love snack mix recipes?!  We are cereal fanatics around here. We enjoy it morning noon and night some days, lol! I thought it would be fun to create a new sweet snack mix that you could munch on when your sweet tooth is calling.  Not even kidding, this bowl of goodness is pretty amazing. Since I am a churro lover, I thought it would be fun to do a twist on cinnamon and sugar. The white chocolate on top….incredible. Hope you enjoy!

Be sure to try my Churro Toffee too!  Follow Picky Palate on Instagram for daily recipe inspiration.
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The Best 5 Ingredient Salsa Verde Beef Tacos

Jun 17, 2019 | Beef | Tags: ,

Sharing my favorite beef taco recipe today!  The Best 5 Ingredient Salsa Verde Beef Tacos, simple and perfectly delicious!

Beef Taco Recipe
Taco night happens on a very regular basis in our home.  I am telling you, your family will go nuts for this ultra simple beef taco recipe. It’s full of so much flavor, tastes a lot like restaurant style tacos. No joke.

Let me tell you what we do…I’ve shared the stovetop version of this recipe which is amazing on its’ own. Be sure to also try this in the slow cooker. Once you cook it as directed below, transfer it to a crock pot and let it cook on low for 3-6 hours. Sooooo good.  Enjoy friends!

Try my Chicken Enchilada Soft Tacos too!  Follow Disney Hungry on Instagram for daily recipe inspiration.
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White Chocolate Peanut Butter Shortbread Magic Bars

White Chocolate Peanut Butter Shortbread Magic Cookie Bars

Jun 15, 2019 | Brownies and Bars | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Sharing my Magic Cookie Bars recipe today!  My White Chocolate Peanut Butter Shortbread Magic Bars are a simple dessert perfect for any sweet occasion!

Magic Cookie Bars
Shortbread is one of my favorite desserts to enjoy. It’s so buttery and rich, you don’t need too much to satisfy that sweet tooth! Did I mention there are only 3 ingredients in shortbread?! How awesome is that. If you haven’t had a good shortbread, you have got to try it.  Get your butter, flour, sugar and enjoy some sinful shortbread!

Try my 4 Layer Cookie Bars too!  Follow Picky Palate on Instagram for daily recipe inspiration!
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Toffee Chocolate Chip Krispie Treats

Toffee Chocolate Rice Krispie Treats Recipe

Jun 13, 2019 | Brownies and Bars, Desserts | Tags: , , ,

Sharing one of my favorite rice krispie treats recipe today!  These Toffee Chocolate Chip Krispie Treats could not be more simple to prepare and great for any party or snack!

Rice Krispie Treats Recipe
You are in for such a treat with my Toffee Chocolate Chip Krispie Treats today!  Love getting the kids in the kitchen with me, especially when school is out for summer. We’re always creating something delicious together. Simple treats like these are a great way to enjoy some time together in the kitchen!

Try my Celebration Funfetti Treats too!  Follow Picky Palate on Instagram for daily recipe inspiration!
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Itty Bitty Cinnamon Roll Bites

Jun 10, 2019 | Desserts, Easter, Mother's Day | Tags: , , , , , ,

Sharing my Itty Bitty Cinnamon Roll Bites that are the perfect cinnamon roll recipe packed with cinnamon sweetness great  for any occasion.

Cinnamon Roll Recipe
You are in for a delicious treat with my simple to prepare mini cinnamon roll recipe! Who says cinnamon rolls have to take all day to make? You will be in and out of the kitchen in about 30 minutes with my Itty Bitty Bites. I’ve used Pillsbury’s biscuit dough to create these adorable bite size cinnamon rolls. Check out my Perfect Cinnamon Roll Recipe too!

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Cheesy Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole

Cheesy Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole

Jun 10, 2019 | Chicken, Dinner | Tags: , , , ,

Sharing our favorite chicken and rice casserole today!  Wait until you try this fabulous Cheesy Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole. It is comfort food at it’s best and the kids LOVE it.


Chicken and Rice Casserole
This chicken and rice casserole has been a family favorite recipe for years!  I am having a blast sharing some of my favorite Picky Palate recipes this summer. This one is from September 2010 and is a reader favorite. It is one of my most pinned Picky Palate recipes and works great as a freezer meal!  Note, you can used steamed white rice in place of the wild rice.  Works just fine!

Try my Cheesy Beef Enchilada Casserole too!  Follow Picky Palate on Instagram for daily recipe inspiration.
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Creamy Chicken Fajita Pasta

Creamy Chicken Fajita Pasta

Jun 5, 2019 | Chicken, Dinner, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , ,

Sharing one of my favorite chicken pasta recipes today!  My Creamy Chicken Fajita Pasta is the perfect quick fix dinner idea for those crazy busy nights!

Chicken Pasta Recipes
This is one of our very favorite chicken pasta recipes!  We love this flavor packed pasta that is so simple to make! Enjoy! I developed a quick and simple chicken pasta full of colors and flavor that the whole family will love. I call it my Creamy Chicken Fajita Pasta. 30 minutes is what it takes to get this meal to the table. Not too bad right? Save yourself some time by picking up a pre-chopped bag of fajita vegetables at your grocery store and use a rotisserie chicken. Enjoy friends.

Try my Chicken Caprese Pasta Bake too!  Follow Picky Palate on Instagram for daily recipe inspiration!
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Welcome to Picky Palate, my online kitchen! You'll usually find me with a cookie in one hand and a salad in the other. It's all about the balance :) The recipes you'll see are my creations. The Picky Palate Cookbook is now available. Enjoy!