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Spatchcock Roasted chicken with tarragon sauce
Healthy Main Dishes Poultry Recipes

Spatchcock Chicken with Tarragon Sauce

Roasted chicken is my go-to comfort food but chicken roasted in the oven doesn’t always get as crispy brown as you might like. Additionally, the white and dark meat cook at varying speeds, resulting in dried out breast meat. The solution is to spatchcock…

March 9, 2018
Sake braised chicken thighs
Main Dishes Pan Asian Recipes Weeknight Quickie

Sake Braised Chicken Thighs

I’ve recently become enamored with chicken thighs, particularly this recipe for sake braised chicken. A former white meat lover, I’ve discovered that rich thigh meat is versatile and easy to cook, creating a perfect plate every time. It’s pretty much impossible to dry out…

February 2, 2018
Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Herbs
Main Dishes Poultry Recipes

Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Herbs

Roasted chicken thighs get a marinade treatment resulting in fork tender chicken infused with lemons, garlic and fresh herbs. Think of it as a spa experience for your dinner. Because seriously, who doesn’t benefit from sustained contact with ingredients designed to soften and enhance…

February 2, 2018
Lamb Main Dishes Pasta Recipes

Lamb Meatballs With Harissa Tomato Sauce

Meatballs are everyone’s favorite! In this recipe, harissa adds a punch of smokey flavor. The condiment, popular in Morocco, Tunisia and other North African countries, is made from hot chile peppers, roasted red peppers, garlic, vinegar and salt. Olive oil adds stability and helps…

January 5, 2018
Arugula and Asian Pear Stuffed Pork Chops
Main Dishes Method Pork Recipes

Arugula and Asian Pear Stuffed Pork Chops

Thick cut pork chops are perfect for stuffing with just about any ingredients you can dream up. Pork, as “the other white meat,” tends toward a dryness once cooked that stuffing can fix. Here, spicy arugula and asian pears team up to add juiciness…

December 1, 2017