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Classic Chicken and Dumplings
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Classic Chicken and Dumplings

It’s not often that I happen upon a recipe I dream about, one so very nearly perfect that no tweaks are needed. But Bon Appétit’s recipe for Best Chicken and Dumplings fits that description. Although it calls for “schmaltz”, a slow rendering of chicken…

November 3, 2017
Roast Chicken with Lemon and Thyme
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Roast Chicken with Lemon and Thyme

Roasting a chicken is a skill so basic that any home cook can do it. There’s a chicken to which you apply heat. The bigger question is, why roast a chicken whole? Here are several good reasons. There are a few need-to-know essentials before you…

March 31, 2017
healthy orange chicken
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Healthy Orange Chicken

Most restaurant versions of Orange Peel Chicken are often deep-fried, or if not that, then coated in flour and sautéed in oil until it drips with it. But there’s a way to create a healthy version of Orange Chicken at home. There’s a neat…

December 2, 2016
Chicken with Olives, Lemon and Sage
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Chicken with Olives, Lemon and Sage

Olives are not only good for making olive oil. Braising them with chicken, lemon juice and wine releases their buttery essence and their salt tenderizes the chicken as it simmers. This recipe pairs two: the salty black Kalamata and the meaty green Castelvetrano. The…

November 4, 2016