Marinated Grilled Chicken with Cucumber-Watermelon Salsa Marinated Grilled Chicken with Cucumber-Watermelon Salsa uses an easy chicken and steak marinade that you’ll use all summer long. Serve with efreshing Cucumber-Watermelon Salsa on top! Ben’s and my weekly dinner menus are ridiculously predictable, featuring Chipotle burrito bowls a minimum of one night a week (what DO they put in that guac to make it taste so good?!) and what we fondly refer to as “boring chicken” another one, or let’s be real, two nights a week. Why is it called “boring chicken”? As boring as it sounds though, both Ben and I love it. That being said, spring and summer are always great times to get risque with boring old chicken by marinating it and throwing it on the grill. This marinade is made completely from ingredients I can almost 100% guarantee you already have in your cupboards – a little soy sauce, oil, honey, red chili pepper flakes, garlic, salt, and pepper combine to make a super juicy grilled chicken that has all the right flavors. Print this recipe!
Honey Glazed Chicken and Bacon Bites I had an idea. Actually, it was more like my three hundred and forty-sixth idea for this month and I now have the hips to show for it. No biggie, I consider it a small sacrifice for eating food that tastes this good. So I asked myself: “Would it be a really crazy idea to wrap loads of bacon around chicken strips and brush them with a spruced up honey marinade?”. See, now that’s what happens when you blog from your desolated home or kitchen (in the burbs). Anyway, it turned out nothing short of a phenomenal idea that I simply have to share here in my little corner of the www. Ingredients: 1 pound boneless chicken breasts 20 thin bacon slices 3 tbsp honey 2 tsp coarse mustard fresh lemon juice Optional: salt Directions: Cut the chicken breasts—or fillets, as we call them here—in thin strips. Note: I’m using the Dutch equivalent to bacon in this recipe. Grab a bowl and combine 3 tbsp honey with 2 tsp coarse mustard. Squeeze in some lemon juice. Bacon rights all the wrongs in this world.
White Cheese Chicken Lasagna Recipe | Italian Recipes | Simple Recipes Be Sociable, Share! I always think of Lasagna as being Italian with a tomato sauce of some kind. When my son requested I make this I was kind of surprised at the type of ingredients it had in it. I wasn’t sure about the spinach so I cut the amount down to one 10 oz box; the recipe called for two. I also added fresh mushrooms just because it seemed like they would go good in this type of dish, and the tasted great. If you are looking for something different to bring to the table this White Cheese Chicken Lasagna Recipe with fit the bill. 1/2 cup butter 1 onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups chicken broth 1 1/2 cups milk 4 cups shredded mozzarella cheese, divided 1 cup grated parmesan cheese, divided 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper 9 lasagna noodles 2 cups ricotta cheese 2 cups cubed cooked chicken meat 1 (10 ounce) packages frozen chopped spinach thawed and drained 1 8 oz package fresh sliced mushrooms 1.
Grilled Beef Teriyaki Skewers Recipe :: The Meatwave Thu May 24, 2012 It's Memorial Day, and that means you're grilling! There's no question about that, but are you set to be the master grill host? Last year I gave a rundown of some helpful tips I've picked up over the years on throwing a killer backyard barbecue, and of those, one of the most important is being prepared with food when people arrive. The awkwardness of friends showing up hungry and having to wait for you to heat the grill and then actually cook can be painful, so it's best to have that sucker fired up with some items that can be grilled in hurry to start feeding those growling stomaches. Thinly cut flank steak skewers are a favorite of mine to accomplish this task, and this beef teriyaki version is a surefire crowd pleaser. I grabbed this recipe from recipe developer extraordinaire Kenji at Serious Eats, who starts off with making the teriyaki sauce with a few twists. Then comes the steak of choice for skewers like these—flank. Happy grilling to all this Memorial Day!
Pasta Pie Cheesy, delicious and impressive Pasta Pie will have your family and friends amazed by your effots. Believe it or not, it's simple to put together. Give it a try. See this recipe made on video here.With the enthusiasm my children showed for this recipe, you would have thought I reinvented the wheel. The key to this recipe, as far as taste goes, is using quality ingredients. Let's put this together: You will need: Crushed tomatoes, fresh garlic, Parmesan cheese and mozzarella. Ground beef, rigatoni pasta, olive oil, butter, salt and pepper are also needed. In a large pot of salted boiling water, cook 1 pound rigatoni pasta until slightly underdone (I cooked mine for 12 minutes when the box indicated 14 minutes). Heat remaining 1 Tablespoon olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add 1 can good quality (28 ounces) crushed tomatoes; simmer until thickened, about 20 minutes. Toss pasta with 1 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese. Butter a 9-inch springform pan. Print Recipe Ingredients
Better Than Takeout Orange Chicken Yesterday as I stood in the kitchen trying to figure out what to make for dinner I wondered to myself, how do those people do it on those shows where they are given random ingredients and are suppose come up with something genius. I think I stood there for a solid 20 minutes looking in the cupboards and staring into the freezer hoping that I would be struck by some ingenious idea. Then I saw the oranges, and it hit me “O-raang Shh-ikun”….that is orange chicken if you can’t understand the accent. I love orange chicken, and I almost always order # 14 Orange Chicken when we order Chinese take out and I wondered to myself if I could make it better at home. This recipe most definitely delivered! Ha ha Chinese food…delivered….get it? The sauce is sweet, tangy, there is no lack in orange flavor, and the red pepper flakes give it just a touch of heat. Combine corn starch, salt, and pepper. As you finish each batch, drain cooked chicken in a paper towel lined plate. Ingredients Chicken Orange Sauce
Pulled Pork Tacos Pulled pork and tacos are definitely two bro meals. I've made bbq tacos in the past, but I wanted to make a simplified recipe that any bro could master! When I made this meal, all of my roommates asked me one by one how to make the pulled pork and were shocked by how easy it was. The best thing about this recipe is it makes a large amount and it's perfect for your next bro-down watching the game this Sunday. I generally prefer a roasted pulled pork(if you don't have a smoker), but I understand that it isn't practical for most people, and especially on a weeknight. Its pretty easy to shred at this point. All the fixins. These tacos were pretty fantastic. We had some soft corn shells, some crunchy, and some soft flour. Buy a pork shoulder. When you get home from work, pull the pork out of the liquid and shred it up, discarding the bones, skin, and fat. As for the rest of the toppings, you could either make or buy them, but they are all pretty easy.
Baked Chicken & Roasted Red Pepper Taquitos I don’t know if I ever mentioned that my most recent job was at Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (don’t ask me why they decided to make their name so much longer and more annoying to say). After working at restaurants for so long, this job was so slow some days that I would read the cooking magazines at the register and write down recipe ideas; my boss probably wouldn’t have been too stoked, but what can you do!? I am getting off topic though, being a cashier is pretty cool as a foodie for one reason- seeing what everybody is buying and spending all day thinking what you want to make for dinner that night. I went home that night on a mission to make my own, healthier, taquitos. Baked Chicken and Roasted Red Pepper Taquitos Yields 12 Taquitos Directions: Preheat the oven to 425F. Nutrition data (3 taquitos): Calories- 480 Fat- 20.8g Carbs- 36g Fiber- 4g Protein- 37g
BBQ Pork Skewers with Grilled Cheese Recipe by Andy Bates Ingredients View the great selection of wines we've chosen to complement this recipe. Hide this message 600g boneless pork leg, cubedJuice of 3 limes4 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed1 teaspoon crushed black pepper½ teaspoon hot smoked paprika2 tablespoons olive oil3 tablespoons runny honey1 tablespoon whole grain mustardSea salt flakes2 blocks halloumi cheeseFor the salad:1 ripe honeydew melon, peeled, deseeded and cubed1 cucumber, peeled, deseeded and Cutting a larger piece of food into even cube-shaped pieces. I know this Teach me, please diced1 red chilli, deseeded and finely To cut large ingredients or dishes into smaller chunks using a sharp knife. Use imperial measurements Method How to make BBQ Pork Skewers with Grilled Cheese Tip the pork into a large bowl, cover with the lime juice, garlic, pepper, paprika and oil and toss to combine. Preheat a barbeque or griddle pan until hot. combine the honey and mustard in a bowl and set aside.
Spicy Pulled Chicken By Lauren Zembron, on December 15th, 2010 Do you like spicy food? I’m talking lip-tingling, sinus-clearing, runny nose-inducing spicy fare. Like this pulled chicken. Thanks to the trifecta of a whole jalapeno pepper, chipotle chile powder, and cayenne pepper, this Spicy Pulled Chicken definitely lives up to its name. I made this spicy pulled chicken on a cold, rainy afternoon, (where’s the snow, Boston?!) Plans for leftovers include pulled chicken quesadillas with an avocado & Greek yogurt sauce for dipping. Spicy Pulled Chicken serves 4-6 Ingredients: Directions: Heat a drizzle of oil in a large dutch oven (or other heavy-bottomed pot) over medium heat. *I like to make the pulled chicken early in the afternoon, let it sit at room temperature (off of the heat) for a few hours, and then warm it through right before serving. What is the best spicy meal you’ve ever had? Other recipes to check out: