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TheRecipe Presents: DC Comic-Inspired Recipes To Feed Your Inner Superhero

Even superheroes need to eat. Feed your inner hero with some meals inspired by the DC Comics universe, brought to you by TheRecipe!

Green Arrow Chili

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ lbs lean ground sirloin
  • 1 onion, minced
  • 2 tsp cumin
  • 2 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp cayenne (less, if sensitive to spice)
  • ½ tsp dried basil
  • 1 tbsp chili powder
  • 1 tbsp Gebhardt chili powder (or chipotle chili powder)
  • 1 tbsp Hot New Mexico chili powder (or 6 Chili powder)
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1 tsp salt
  • ½ cup green onions, chopped
  • 1 - 16 oz can of tomatoes
  • 1 - 16 oz can of tomato sauce
  • 2 - 16 oz cans of dark red kidney beans
  • ½ cup of water
  • 1 tsp brown sugar
  • Tabasco (optional)
  • Grated cheddar cheese (optional)
  • Oyster crackers (optional)
  • Chopped green onions (optional)

Instructions

  • Place all ingredients into a crockpot or slow cooker and mix thoroughly.
  • Cover, and cook on low for 8 hours.
  • Add Tabasco to taste.
  • Serve in bowls and garnish with grated cheddar cheese, oyster crackers, and/or chopped green onions, if desired.
  • Enjoy!

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Aquaman's Waffles

Ingredients

  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 4 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups milk
  • 6 tbsp unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 tsp vanilla

Instructions

  • Whisk eggs and stir in the milk, melted butter, and vanilla.
  • In a separate bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt.
  • Pour the wet ingredients into the dry and mix until well-blended.
  • Add batter into a preheated waffle iron sprayed with cooking spray and cook until the waffles are golden brown.
  • Serve and enjoy!

Bruce Wayne Million Dollar Ribeye

Ingredients

  • 2 ribeye steaks
  • 6-8 fresh thyme sprigs
  • 4-6 fresh cilantro leaves
  • 2 sprigs fresh rosemary
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1 1/2 tsp olive oil

For the butter

  • 3 tbsp of butter
  • 6-8 cloves of garlic, minced
  • Zest of 2 lemons
  • Juice of 2 lemons
  • 2 tbsp of Hennessy
  • 1 sprig of fresh thyme

Instructions

  • Combine thyme, cilantro, rosemary, salt, and pepper.
  • Liberally apply mixture to steak.
  • Add olive oil to a pan and heat on high. Allow pan to smoke, then add in ribeye.
  • Cook on each side for 1-2 minutes.
  • Remove from heat.
  • In a separate saucepan, combine all butter ingredients, and saute until reduced by half.
  • Serve butter mixture over steak.

Harley Quinn’s Cherry Pie

Ingredients

  • 1 box of store-bought pie crust
  • 2 - 21 oz cans of cherry pie filling
  • 1 tsp milk
  • 1 tsp sugar

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  • Add pie crust to the pan.
  • Spoon pie filling into crust-lined pan.
  • Top with second crust, seal the edge, and flute.
  • Brush top crust with milk, then sprinkle with sugar.
  • Cut slits in several places on the top crust.
  • Bake 40 to 45 minutes, or until crust is golden brown.
  • To prevent excessive browning, cover crust edge with strips of foil after 15 to 20 minutes of baking.
  • Cool at least 1 hour before serving.

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