Copycat Long John Silvers Chicken Planks Recipe

Copycat Long John Silver's Chicken

Do you love Long John Silver’s Chicken Planks like I do?  Well, today I have a great copycat version to share with you.  It’s perfect if the nearest Long John Silver’s is at least an hours drive. Why not make a big batch of these copycat chicken planks this weekend to enjoy with your family.  […]

Chicken & Eggplant Tikka Masala Recipe

chicken tikka masala feature

I love Indian food, so when I was challenged to pair a dish with Gallo’s Hearty Burgundy, I figured I would give the two a date together.  I found a recipe for Chicken Tikka Masala in the new Cooking Light Global Kitchen Cookbook, and had most of what was needed on hand.  Since I had […]

Parmesan-Walnut Crusted Chicken Recipe

parmesan walnut chicken recipe

When the latest issue of Cooking Light arrived, my daughter (as usual) got her mitts on it before I did.  As she flips through the pages I always tell her to point out what she wants me to make her.  Typically, she will point out some pasta or frozen goodie, but this time she paused […]

Healthy Chicken in Rich & Creamy Sun Dried Tomato Gravy

rich creamy sun dried tomato chicken

Craving flavor, craving gravy,  yet trying to stay away from gluten, grains or simply empty calories, not a problem.  This rich & creamy chicken dish is certainly comfort food, and it sure packs a lot of flavor.  The sauce is mostly sun dried tomatoes and buttermilk, so it has a tangy taste.  The buttermilk is […]

Marmalade Chicken Stir Fry Recipe

marmalade chicken recipe

Marmalade Chicken Stir Fry Marmalade can make an excellent base for a stir fry sauce or glaze.  It adds both sweetness and citrus flavor in one fell swoop.  Due to it’s consistency, you also need a little less cornstarch to thicken to sauce too.  When using marmalade in a chicken stir fry, I prefer good […]

Chicken, Poblano & Bean Stir Fry

poblano bean zucchini

As my kitchen is a bit torn up at the moment, I’ve been making mostly quick easy dishes like stir fries over the past couple weeks.  While I do make a lot of Asian stir fries, I make them with Southwest flavor pretty regularly too. This Chicken, Poblano & Bean Stir Fry would go well […]

Chili-Garlic Chicken & Mushroom Ciabatta Melt

Chili Garlic Chicken Melt

Chili-Garlic Chicken & Mushroom Ciabatta Melt I am hopelessly addicted to Vietnamese Chili-Garlic Sauce, and find myself putting it in more and more non-Asian dishes, like this Chili-Garlic Chicken & Mushroom Ciabatta Melt.  I actually had the bread cut, oven on and chicken sauteing in the pan to make this melt when I couldn’t quite […]

“Jalapeno Popper” Meatballs Recipe #KraftHolidaySavings

jalapeno cheddar stuffed meatballs

During the holiday season, most of us like to kick things up a notch in the kitchen. We want fun & festive food, but only have so much time & money. These “Jalapeno Popper” Meatballs don’t take very long to make, are a healthier option than actual jalapeno poppers (especially if you use ground chicken […]