Category Archives: Chicken

Mother-in-Law’s Chicken with Cranberry Topping

This is a quick recipe for everyday but especially the holidays. You can use all chicken drumsticks (leg with thigh), thighs, or chicken breasts if you prefer. 6 chicken legs with thighs (or 6 chicken breasts or 8-10 chicken thighs) … Continue reading

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Five Spice Chicken

This recipe uses chicken thighs which we especially like because of the nice serving size and the moistness. You can make the chicken only or add the suggested vegetables to make a complete meal. This is a new favorite over … Continue reading

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Gift of Dinner (new parents, sick friends, etc.)

I have prepared and presented this dinner to many friends This meal helps take the burden off loved ones. The casserole is ample for two dinners or more depending on the number of people involved. I bring the casserole, a … Continue reading

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Chicken Marbella made easier

Chicken Marbella was published in “The Silver Palate Cookbook” years ago. It remains popular. I have modified the recipe to make it even easier. Also, this recipe serves 2-4 people instead of 10 or more. Do not be put off … Continue reading

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Chicken with Mushrooms

We especially like chicken thighs because they are smaller and moister than chicken breasts. We adapted this recipe from an Ina Garten’s recipe to suit our taste and preferences. Ina’s recipes are always well tested and successful. 6 – 8 … Continue reading

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Tacos for “Gringos”

This basic taco recipe is not too spicy and is made with flour tortillas which we prefer.  The ground beef is typical but ground chicken could be substituted.  Corn tortillas could also be substituted for the flour tortillas. 1 pound … Continue reading

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Chicken Salad

This recipe uses leftover chicken from the rotisserie or BBQ etc. It can be placed on lettuce and served as a salad or used in a sandwich for an easy lunch. 2-3 cups leftover cooked chicken, chopped finely 4 sticks … Continue reading

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