Sandy is here, and takeout is not an option -- it's just you and your pantry now. Not to fear: Here are 9 Frankenstorm-worthy recipes with just five ingredients (or less) that you probably have on hand. Stay safe -- and eat well too.
Steak in the freezer? Hit it with some booze and sugar.
Any ground meat that's not too lean will do.
Eggs. Butter. Bread.
Canned tomatoes' highest purpose -- just add butter and an onion.
Chicken kicking around the freezer? Here's the speediest, simplest way to roast it.
For the potatoes you've got rumbling around.
If you've got stale bread, you're halfway there.
Raid your baking supplies for a chocolatey comfort fix.
Finish off that leftover pile from apple-picking, and make the house smell good too.
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