Tag Archives: Chicken

Tortellini Chinoise

  They are not to be confused with a real main dish, but the little filled pastas that have appeared in the grocery stores are appealing as a special treat to take the place of just plain pasta.  The little … Continue reading

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Chicken Salad on Whole Wheat Sourdough Medallions

It was one of those lunches that just grew like Topsy. I had a bit of solid white meat chicken breast leftover from the night before, and Chicken Man reminded me of how much he loves my chicken salad. So, … Continue reading

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McNuggets with a New Dipping Sauce

Same ol’ McNuggets, but with a couple of twists. When I grated the dry bread crumbs, I tossed in the dregs of a bag of tortilla chips, and then seasoned it a bit with Montreal Steak Seasoning, poultry seasoning, onion … Continue reading

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Chicken Vegetable Noodle Soup

   This is the chicken vegetable soup that I was making when I piggy backed the slow cooker onions for the French Onion Soup.  The Asiago cheese on top was perfect. 

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Berbere and Dill

   Two taste treats in one! I had simmered the thigh, leg, and wing bones from the turkey in the Crockpot overnight, which produced another two quarts of rich broth and a good pile of meat.  I sautéed some onion, … Continue reading

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Israeli Cous Cous and Chicken 

   A fifteen-minute dinner.  Sauté some chopped onions and red peppers with a cup of Israeli cous cous.  Add 1-1/4 cups of boiling water.  Cover and turn heat as low as it will go.   Set a timer for about … Continue reading

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Crispy Chicken Strips with Ginger Dressing 

   I’ve been experimenting with the ratio of the semi-dried ginger in the dressing, and we are finding that some uses require much more of the ginger than others.  As a dressing for these crispy chicken strips, I put in … Continue reading

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Souper Supper 

   We met friends for lunch yesterday, so for dinner, we had this lovely chicken, vegetable, and bean soup, with spinach, grape tomatoes and red peppers in a bit of a salad.   Crispy toasted focaccia provided the needed crunch. 

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Colonel Judie’s McNuggets

   I cut a large chicken breast at an angle and made a bunch of thinnish slices.  Then into seasoned flour, egg, and seasoned crumbs and quickly fried in half coconut oil and half ghee.   Lightly curried rice and … Continue reading

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Free Dinner

Well, almost free. This meal was made entirely of leftovers, didn’t use the microwave, and certainly was fuss free, that’s for sure. We can’t stop talking about how delicious this meal was, and how nourished we felt after eating it. … Continue reading

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Chicken Vegetable Soup

I’ve made a bunch of soups lately, but have been lax about photographing them. This was from about a week ago, and is pretty self-explanatory. The seedy bread, as you can tell from yesterday’s entry, is our current favorite. Snagged … Continue reading

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The Marinated Chicken Illustrated

I still have two of the breasts in the freezer for another time, but we have been gorging on this deliciousness for DAYS – including a wonderful picnic muffuletta that served five people, with leftovers! This was last night’s dinner. … Continue reading

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Marinade Trick

I’m probably the last person on the planet to figure this out, but wanted to share this “Lightbulb Moment” for making the task of marinating a bit easier. I put a plastic bag into a bowl to hold it open … Continue reading

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The Inside of the Eggs

Here is a comparison shot of the three eggs shown two posts ago. The big one is the goose egg, and is just over half a cup in volume. The two others are the chicken and duck, and together they … Continue reading

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Bright, Shiny Carrots

Back to bright and shiny! I get lazy and don’t shred the carrots sometimes, but they are oh, so much better when I do. This was really a treat of a meal – colorful, tasty, and a joy to look … Continue reading

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Morph Soup

Golly – where to start . . . Well, this was my lunch today. There was another plate that looked just like this one, only with lots more soup, right next to mine. Does your town have a “failed restaurant … Continue reading

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BBQ Chicken and Kale, with Mash

We gave away our BBQ grill because we never used it, but we do actually like BBQ a lot. I’m probably doing it all wrong, but here is how I make juicy BBQ chicken. Roast a chicken in a Nesco … Continue reading

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Stir Fry on Curried Rice

This is the pan of stir fry vegetables, cooking merrily away on the stove, and yes, they were as delicious as they look. It is comprised of red peppers, celery, carrots, onions, broccoli, and bok choy. These flavors are all … Continue reading

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Wild Rice

When cranberries appear in the store, I know it is time to get out the wild rice. Not sure why I don’t think of it at other times of the year. It just seems to need cranberry/orange relish to go … Continue reading

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Chicken and Green Beans

Every couple of weeks I roast up a big, organic chicken in my Nesco roaster, and it makes six or seven dinners for us. From the chicken pictured here, I still have both legs and both thighs left. These will … Continue reading

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