Our 'Today Domestic Diva' makes his debut

Over 2,000 people applied to be the first-ever "Today's Domestic Diva." In the end, three finalists battled it out in cooking, decorating and crafting challenges. With over 46,000 votes - Wayne Johnson was crowned the winner. After resting up for a couple weeks, Wayne is back for with recipes from his first solo segment as our "Domestic Diva."

Smoked Turkey En Croute

Ingredients

    • 1/4 lb butter softened
    • 2 cups smoked turkey
    • 1 cup minced shallots
    • 1 tsp. crushed garlic
    • 3 tbsp. heavy cream
    • 2 tsp. Dijon mustard
    • 1 tsp. dry mustard
    • 2 tbsp. chopped parsley
    • 2 tbsp. chopped chives
    • 1/2 tsp. black pepper
    • 2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
    • 1 baguette (about 8 inches long by 3 inches wide, or longer depending on width)

Preparation

Baking Directions:

Guacamole

Ingredients

    • 2 ripe avocados
    • 1 tbsp. fresh lemon juice
    • 1 tbsp. fresh lime juice
    • 2 medium tomatoes, seeded and coarsely chopped
    • 1 medium onion, coarsely chopped
    • 1 clove garlic, mashed and chopped
    • 1 tsp. cumin
    • 1 tsp. chili powder
    • 1/2 tsp salt

Preparation

Baking Directions:

Gazpacho

Ingredients

    • 2 large tomatoes, peeled
    • 2 medium cucumbers
    • 1 medium onion, peeled
    • 1 medium green pepper, quartered and seeded
    • 1 medium yellow pepper, quartered and seeded
    • 1 medium red pepper (for roasted)
    • 12 oz tomato juice
    • 12 oz spicy tomato juice (like a V8)
    • 1/3 cup olive oil
    • 1/3 cup red-wine vinegar
    • 1/4 cup Tabasco
    • 1 1/2 tsp salt
    • 1/8 tsp black pepper
    • 2 cloves garlic
    • 1/2 cup crusty bread cut into 1/2” cubes
    • 1/3 cup chopped chives

Preparation

Baking Directions:

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