Homemade chicken stock is like liquid gold in the kitchen. It’s easy to make, economical, freezes beautifully, and can be used for all sorts of meals!
The secret to keeping these bacon wrapped chicken breasts so moist, tender, and flavorful (besides the bacon wrapping), is to bathe the chicken in a saltwater and sugar brine for 30 minutes before seasoning and wrapping the breasts in bacon. The difference the brine makes is unmistakable and is well worth the extra 30 minutes of basically hands-off time.
When it comes to Thanksgiving turkey, skip the brining, people! It’s messy, time consuming, and simply not necessary.
This recipe for Balsamic and Herb Roasted Turkey will beat the pants off of a brined turkey with absolutely no fuss, and no muss! And, it CAN BE MADE IN ADVANCE! Find out how…
It’s easy to have the flavor of the holidays year-round with this delicious recipe for stuffing stuffed turkey burgers.
Now that’s something to be thankful for!
These fast and easy sausage and fried egg quesadillas are fantastic for breakfast, snacks, and even as a quick weeknight dinner when there’s little time to cook, and you need something delicious (and protein-packed) that can be eaten on the run… for when you’re off and running.
These delicious turkey meatballs are as light as air, and they have the lovely, vibrant flavors that only orange and cilantro can provide.
But the thing that really puts these meatballs on the map is one of my favorite nuts of all time…CASHEWS!! Need I say more?!?
I had chicken breasts in the freezer, apple cider in the fridge, a half a box of gingersnaps left in the pantry, a few sweet potatoes that I needed to use before they went bad, and friends coming for dinner.
The result was this Apple Cider Braised Chicken with Sweet Potatoes and Gingersnaps. This dinner FAR surpassed my expectations, and was a massive hit with our guests! Winner! Winner! Chicken dinner!!
Gluten-Free Chicken Cordon Bleu is a relatively easy dinner to get on the family dinner table. The only small trick you’ll need to learn (If you don’t already know how) is how to butterfly the chicken breast so the sauce and filling can be added. But, don’t fret. I’ll walk you through that step with my easy to follow photo tutorial! You got this!!
There are just some nights when you don’t have the time, or inclination to cook something with lots of ingredients, or that takes much effort in the way of preparation. That’s where this Low Carb Shredded Salsa Chicken comes in.
In fact, making Low Carb Shredded Salsa Chicken is so easy even a teenager (or husband) can do it. That’s another reason you can say “Winner, winner, chicken dinner!”
The day I saw him make it, I kept waiting for chef Symon to add heavy cream to his dish while he was cooking his skillet chicken thighs (I think it was for a Five in Five), but he never did. I wanted to, so I did. I also omitted the mustard, added shallots, and didn’t shave my Brussels sprouts. I quartered them.