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Daring Cooks Challenge a Medley of Ingredients!

Our Daring Cooks challenge this month was more like a scene from “Chopped”, contestants,  open your baskets. In basket 1 you have Parsnips, Eggplant, and Cauliflower In basket 2 you have Balsamic Vinegar, Goat cheese and chipotle peppers In basket 3 you have maple syrup, instant coffee, and bananas The challenge was to pick one […]

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Roasted Butternut Squash and Apple Puree with Lamb Chops and Rosemary Gremolata

Have you ever tried cutting a up a butternut squash?  They aren’t the easiest to peel and chop, especially if they are quite large.  When I saw that my regular grocery store had some that was peeled and cubed, ready to use, I was over the moon. There wasn’t a price listing anywhere, but I […]

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Roasted Butter Chicken

Only 4 ingredients: Chicken, butter, salt and pepper.  The perfection of this roasted chicken isn’t hours of brining or fantastic, or even exotic ingredients and seasonings, it’s the cooking method and the butter.  Oh my, what the butter does to this chicken.  The butter transforms a regular chicken into a super succulent, super moist meat […]

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Soupa Avgolemono (Greek Lemon Chicken Soup)

My final post in a 3 part series.  Soupa Avegolemono is traditionally made with eggs, chicken broth, rice or a small pasta like orzo with out the addition of chicken.  Although not traditional in the purist sense, many Greek restaurants serve Soupa Avgolemono with chicken in it.  In my version, I’ve omitted the eggs because […]

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Crispy Roasted Lemon Pepper Chicken

The Baby boy loves chicken skin, really crispy chicken skin.  He also loves lemon.  I wanted a special meal for him once he came from the hospital.  Not that the hospital food was all that bad, as a matter of fact the only bad food he had was the crispy chicken.  Which wasn’t crispy and […]

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