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Orange Tarragon Chicken

This is a great way to marinate chicken for the grill. Orange Tarragon Chicken 2-4 chicken pieces skinned 2 oranges 2 jalapenos 3 tbsp fresh tarragon 1 garlic clove Salt/pepper Juice oranges. Grind all ingredients together in a blender. Pour … Continue reading

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Fried Chicken

Hey, if you are going to fry chicken it better be better than a restaurant’s. Otherwise why deal with the mess? Buttermilk Fried Chicken 4-6 chicken legs/thighs/breasts skin on bone in Buttermilk Hot Sauce 2 tbsp chopped fresh dill 1 … Continue reading

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Coq Au Vin

Recently chicken went on super sale and I bought way too much to fit in the already packed freezer. One of these days we are going to get a stand-alone freezer. Probably when I finally commit to the half cow … Continue reading

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Chicken Broccoli Rabe Wraps

This is a really easy quick dinner. Regular broccoli can be substituted, just slice the florets thin and long. Using goat cheese keeps the total cheese leakage loss to a minimum. I got my doctorate in cheese leakage by the … Continue reading

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Chicken Marsala

This is a really quick dish to make so have everything else ready to serve before cooking it. We were sent a box of goodies from Marx Foods and I have been dying to try out some of the exotic … Continue reading

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Turkey and Black Bean Burritos

This is a great way to use up a lot of leftover turkey. Although it may a couple more days before everyone has a bunch of cooked turkey on hand. Until then leftover chicken works as well. Turkey and Black … Continue reading

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Chicken Cacciatore

One day I plan to make cacciatore with rabbit, because it is a hunter’s stew. But rabbit is a hard meat to find, even in a butcher shop in the South, and I am a poor shot. Until then chicken … Continue reading

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Chicken with Pomegranate

This is a great way to use pomegranate seeds. The nut crust can be made with all almond or pecans instead of the mix below. Chicken with Pomegranate Seeds Chicken 4 chicken breasts ¼ cup whole pecans ¼ cup whole … Continue reading

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Indian stir fry night

I’m trying to experiment more with Indian cooking and so far am slowly trying out recipes in Madhur Jaffrey’s Curry Easy, which Katherine brought me back from London. We both loved the cinnamon and clove flavors in the rice pilaf. … Continue reading

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Gombo Gumbo

Gumbo is a lot like chili, it’s a good way to use up a lot of leftover ingredients. Of course it is not nearly as thick as chili and I wouldn’t recommend using beans in gumbo. Any assortment of meat … Continue reading

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