Savory Shortribs

"Preparation"

Follow cooking directions on package.

"Suggested side dishes:"

Garlic mashed potatoes
Hearty broccoli salad (serves 6)
- florets from 2 large stalks broccoli
- onion minced, or 4 to 5 green onions thinly sliced
- cup raisins
- 1 package (2 oz.) chopped pecans (cashews also are good in this salad)
- 6 slices bacon (lower fat turkey bacon is fine)
- cup mayonnaise
- cup vegetable oil
- 1/8 cup vinegar
- 1 Tbsp sugar, or packet artificial sweetener
- tsp dry mustard

Cook bacon till crisp. Crumble and set aside. Combine mayonnaise, oil, vinegar, sugar or sweetener, and mustard together in large bowl. Add broccoli, onion, raisins, pecans and bacon. Mix thoroughly. Refrigerate till well chilled before serving.

Suggested side dishes:
Hearty broccoli salad