Chicken

Greek Chicken with Capers and Raisins in Feta Sauce

Greek Chicken with Capers and Raisins

The lemon train is making another stop with this Greek Chicken with Capers and Raisins in Feta Sauce.

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You know how you cook dinner (or not :) night after night, and after awhile, you get kind of bored with the same old flavors and you really want something more exciting, something that you might order in a restaurant, but you’d like to make it at home and you’d like it to be fairly easy?

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This recipe is that. When we sit down and take our first bites, we always say, “I would totally order this at a restaurant.” And the truth is, I would. The flavors are more complex than… Continue reading

Creamy Chicken and Biscuits

Creamy Chicken and Biscuits

Time for some lightened up comfort food with Creamy Chicken and Biscuits!

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Often, comfort foods get linked to the chillier seasons of the year. The weather in the northeast has been rather unpredictable this winter season. We get almost record amounts of snow and then a few days later, it’s warm and rainy (and flood-y) as all the snow melts and gets washed away. Then, boom!…arctic temps that freeze all of that melting snow and water from days of rain into treacherous ice that makes you wish (?) you had another foot of snow in it’s place. And, then, temps jump something like forty degrees warmer than the week before.… Continue reading

Raspberry Balsamic Glazed Chicken

Raspberry Balsamic Glazed Chicken

I love how fruit adds the perfect sweetness to a savory meat dish.

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With Raspberry Balsamic Glazed Chicken, you get the wonderful fruity sweetness of raspberry that’s nicely balanced with balsamic vinegar.  You end up with a delicious glaze that’s just perfect over thyme seasoned chicken.

Yes, I’m using thyme again. There’s been a lot of herb action going on in my kitchen lately.  Last week I shared Lemon Thyme Olive Oil Cakelets and I have more recipes using fresh herbs coming up soon. When you have fresh herbs ready and waiting, it’s always good to use them wherever you can to add wonderful flavor to both… Continue reading

Moroccan Chicken

Moroccan Chicken

Promise me you’ll make this.

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Wait.  Let me qualify that.  Do you love amazingly flavorful grilled chicken with herbs and spices that make your mouth water?  If your answer to that is, “Yes,” then promise me you’ll make this.  It is some of the most delicious savory chicken you will ever eat.  When my kids ask what we’re having for dinner, and they find out that we are having Moroccan Chicken, they fist pump and cheer.  Yeah, it’s that good.  Now mind you, my kids are good eaters and have a nicely developed taste palate for their… Continue reading