Category Archives: Chicken

Today is National Spaghetti Day


Since today is National Spaghetti Day, here’s my FAVE! Italian Chicken Sausage Topped Quinoa Pasta  Yummy! What’s your fave spaghetti recipe?? Related articles National spaghetti day (eatocracy.cnn.com) January 4 – National Spaghetti Day (foodimentary.com) 4 Great Recipes for National Spaghetti … Continue reading

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An Easy Dish Using Quinoa Pasta


I had tried quinoa pasta last year and wanted to introduce it to “Mr. Special”.  I like that quinoa pasta, unlike other types of pasta, has zero cholesterol, very low sodium and low fat. And for a lot of people, … Continue reading

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Italiano Carne Scura di Pollo al Forno


I believe that when dating an Italian making certain the Italian dishes one creates for that special someone are FANTASTIC!! Not mediocre. (I would think that the mother of said date probably created some awesome dishes in her time and … Continue reading

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Anyone Say Barbecue Chicken??


My mind was racing regarding all of the leg quarters I had frozen and ways of using them in recipes.  The very first way I thought about cooking the chicken was simply baked barbecue chicken.  I don’t have means of … Continue reading

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NEW RECIPES USING DARK MEAT CHICKEN


There was a sale at the local market on chicken . . . leg quarters. Well, needless to say, I stocked up the freezer.  I am always reminded of Paula Deen liking dark meat for the flavor. I’m sure others feel … Continue reading

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OctoberFEST Recipe Contest Winners Are Chosen


Well, this, by far, was the hardest choice to make for any recipe contest I’ve held. The OctoberFEST Recipe Contest was very “fruitful.” Truly, fruitful.  The creation of most of the recipes included lots of fruit. Thank you to all of … Continue reading

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Simple Chicken Tacos


I stared at leftover grilled chicken on a plate in the fridge, as I wondered, do I want to eat this again? When I had a thought. More like a virtual bulb going off over my head. Chicken Tacos.  I … Continue reading

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East Meets South Tacos


I used Sauce Mama’s Pacific Rim Ginger Dressing in this tasty taco. I have created a lot of chicken dishes before with ground ginger or fresh ginger, but this was so flavorful that I really think that this dressing added … Continue reading

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As Promised


In my post yesterday, I promised to post the recipe I entered in the PERDUE® VERIFIABLY GOOD VIDEO CONTEST.  Here it is. Everyone loved the flavors and fusion of the oriental-style chicken in the tacos. The Perdue Thin Sliced chicken … Continue reading

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Coming Soon . . .


I entered a video in the PERDUE® VERIFIABLY GOOD VIDEO CONTEST. I’m still working on finalizing the recipe to be posted soon.  (Orange-Ginger Chicken Tacos with Citrus Salsa and Fiesta Sauce) I’ll also be trying to create an extended video for … Continue reading

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