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Chicken Thighs with White Beans and Wilted Greens

Chicken Thighs with White Beans and Wilted Greens ~ greens and beans are a superfood duo that’s been around for generations ~ this recipe is easy enough for a weeknight dinner, and perfect for when you want your company…

Firecracker Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Firecracker Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Low carb eating just got a whole lot more interesting with my Firecracker Chicken Lettuce Wraps!  Who needs rice when you’ve got fresh crunchy lettuce leaves?  Everybody’s going to come back for seconds and thirds, and that’s ok because…

Cheesy Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole

I don’t think dinner can get any more comforting than this Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole.  It’s an impossibly delicious concoction of egg noodles, tender chicken, and a creamy poppy seed sauce, all topped with a buttery Ritz cracker crust,…

Lemony Chicken Biryani is a lush comforting one pot meal ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Lemon Chicken Biryani

This Lemon Chicken Biryani recipe is a delicious gift that comes to us from Persia, via India ~ the fragrant basmati rice is flavored with a blend of spices and the juices from the chicken that cook along with…

Creamy Chicken with Wild Rice and Mushrooms ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Creamy Chicken with Wild Rice and Mushrooms

Creamy Chicken with Wild Rice and Mushrooms ~ this earthy, stick-to-your-ribs skillet dinner is ideal for a chilly fall night! save the recipe! I have a weakness for creamy chicken dishes, I think most of us do, it must…

Chicken Salad with Poppy Seed Mayo ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Chicken Salad with Poppy Seed Mayonnaise

Chicken Salad with Poppy Seed Mayonnaise is an unexpected delight — everybody is going to beg for the recipe for this fun twist on a lunchtime classic, and the mayo is made completely from scratch! This Chicken Salad with…

Chicken in Lemon Sauce with Olives | theviewfromgreatisland.com

Chicken in Lemon Sauce with Olives

Chicken in Lemon Sauce with Olives is an easy meal bursting with the vibrant flavors of the Mediterranean. Imagine perfectly roasted chicken, thighs and breasts, nestled in a silky lemon sauce, dotted with blue-black olives and a shower of…

Lemon Buttermilk Chicken Skewers

Lemon Buttermilk Chicken Skewers

An overnight marinade makes these lemon buttermilk chicken skewers impossibly tender, and they get a extra flavor boost from the rosemary tzatziki sauce. I’m determined to give everything a ‘skewer moment’ here on the blog, and today it’s chicken’s…

Saffron Chicken and herb Salad from Jerusalem

Saffron Chicken & Herb Salad

Saffron Chicken & Herb Salad is a unique and explosive combination of flavors — I guarantee it’s like no other chicken salad you’ve ever had! Even after several years of food blogging I never find myself bored or out…

Mahogany Chicken Wings, a fabulous appetizer for the Lunar New Year!

Mahogany Chicken Wings

Mahogany Chicken Wings are just plain irresistible, and the name pretty much tells the whole story — these yummy little guys are glazed to a deep burnished brown and the meat is melt-in-your-mouth tender. Just be sure to make…

An easy cassoulet recipe perfect for holiday entertaining

Easy Cassoulet

My Easy Cassoulet is a pared down version of the classic French dish and it’s perfect for laid back entertaining or a romantic dinner for two! *This post is in association with Swanson® ~ thank you for supporting my…

Honey Buttermilk Chicken with Roasemary

Honey Buttermilk Roast Chicken

Honey Buttermilk Roast Chicken ~ roasted chicken plays on our primal instincts…and unless you’re vegetarian, juicy charred meat is hard to resist. Perhaps not so primal is the wonderful honey buttermilk brine that infuses every bite. For a fairly…

sunny lemon soup with chicken and couscous

Lemon Soup with Chicken and Israeli Couscous

Lemon Soup with Chicken and Israeli Couscous ~ this creamy lemon soup is based on the classic Greek avgolemono soup, the broth is thickened with egg yolks only,and the flavor is brilliant! Did you know it’s the first day…

Jamaican Jerk Chicken with Pineapple & Rum

Jamaican Jerk Chicken with Pineapple & Rum ~ change up the old routine with a vibrant roasted chicken with an island vibe! Quick — what do you think of when someone says Jamaican food?   If you’ve never been…

chicken thighs in marsala sauce, a restaurant worthy 30 minute meal

Chicken Thighs Marsala for Two

Chicken Thighs Marsala for Two is a quick and easy one skillet meal for a romantic date night, or a casual weeknight dinner. save the recipe! Most nights I’m just cooking for Grant and me, so I’m ahead of…

Chicken with Allspice and Citrus

Roasted Chicken with Allspice and Citrus

Roasted Chicken with Allspice and Citrus ~ this gorgeous sheet pan chicken dinner is a fabulous way to celebrate fresh citrus! We all know that an extra hot oven does wonderful things to chicken, but did you also know…

Meyer Lemon Roast Chicken

Sexy Chicken: 12 Recipes to Spice Up Dinnertime!

You know what I’m talking about…say the word chicken at about 4 o’clock in the afternoon and a pall falls over the family.  B -O -R -I -N -G !  But really, it doesn’t have to be that way. …

Chicken in Almond Milk with green lemons, cinnamon, and sage

Chicken in Almond Milk

Chicken in Almond Milk ~ this unique roasted chicken recipe is the brain child of Jamie Oliver ~ you need to taste it for yourself to believe how moist and tender it is! This incredible chicken was an experiment…

Parslied Bread Sauce with Poached Chicken

Parslied Bread Sauce with Poached Chicken is classic comfort food with a British flair! *This post is sponsored by Schwartz ~ thank you for supporting my brand partners, I only bring you companies I know and trust, and they…

Greek Avgolemono Soup

Avgolemono Soup

Years ago my friend Barb made Greek Avgolemona Soup for me and I haven’t stopped thinking about this simple lemony chicken and rice soup since.   Somehow she never got around to giving me her recipe, and so I was…

Spicy Ginger Lettuce Wraps 5

Spicy Ginger Lettuce Wraps

Spicy Ginger Lettuce Wraps are a delicious low carb appetizer or light meal.  Serrano pepper and an extra dose of ginger give these an extra flavor boost. I made these extra spicy extra ginger-y chicken lettuce wraps for my…

Meyer Lemon Roast Chicken 2

Meyer Lemon Roast Chicken

Meyer Lemon Roast Chicken is a delicious way to perk up your weekly meal plan ~ the flavors are bright and sunny, and the whole dish looks as beautiful as it tastes! I’m celebrating the retreat of the Polar…

Kung Pao Tofu 2

Kung Pao Tofu

Kung Pao Tofu is a zesty meatless meal that goes way beyond your favorite take-out dish! Perk up your ears, everybody— this next recipe in my Take Out at Home series is a winner.  It got a big thumbs…

Chicken with Snow Peas

Chicken with Snow Peas is a clean fresh 30 minute meal!  It’s low fat, gluten free, and delicious! In the week or so between Christmas and the New Year a certain amount of take-out and fast food is a…

Ina Garten's Mustard Roasted Chicken 1

Ina Garten’s Mustard Roasted Chicken

Ina Garten’s Mustard Roasted Chicken is tender and succulent with a crunchy mustard and thyme crumb coating ~ it’s become a favorite in our house! This Mustard Roasted Chicken is from Ina Garten’s new book Foolproof.  Ina is one…

Firecracker Chicken

I love everything about this Firecracker Chicken ~ the vivid peppers, the tender chunks of chicken, and the fiery sauce ~ it’s SO MUCH BETTER than takeout! This Firecracker Chicken is part of my take out from scratch series. …

Easy Weeknight Chicken Piccata

Easy Weeknight Chicken Piccata is a quick and easy meal that has a restaurant quality thanks to the shallots and dry sherry.  I sometimes wonder why I bother to make anything more difficult than this for dinner ~ it’s…

Pomegranate and Lime Chicken Thighs

Pomegranate and Lime Chicken Thighs ~ moist and juicy chicken thighs roasted with a delicious pomegranate lime glaze.  This is a quick, healthy, and stunning dish! OMG you have to make this chicken.  It’s absolutely fabulous.  What flavors!  What…

Spicy Cashew Chicken

I love this Spicy Cashew Chicken recipe because of its simplicity. I don’t usually think of Chinese dishes as quick and easy, probably because I get hung up on the fact that there are all those little condiment and…

Ottolenghi's Chicken with caramelized Onions and Cardamom Rice

Chicken with Caramelized Onion and Cardamom Rice

 Chicken with Caramelized Onion and Cardamom Rice is probably the most requested recipe in my house, this is a must-make! I will say right from the start that this meal is spectacular, very easy to make, and the rice…

Roasted Chicken with Clementines

Roasted Chicken with Clementines is a masterful dish from Yotam Ottolenghi with layers of flavor punctuated by those gorgeous charred clementines! Here’s another tribute to the new cookbook Jerusalem by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi, the two London-based chefs…

Chicken and Mushroom Pie

A classic Chicken and Mushroom Pie with a buttery lattice crust! This rustic pie is so good.  I originally planned to make a chicken and root vegetable pot pie, but when I passed by the mushroom stall at the…

Chicken Paprikás

Chicken Paprikás, or Paprikash, is a wonderful Hungarian dish that features a combination of flavors that I don’t often cook with, or encounter in restaurants, for that matter.  It’s a little bit comfort, a little bit retro, and definitely…

How to Make Chicken Gyoza (Pot Stickers)

How to Make Chicken Gyoza (Pot Stickers) ~ these tender little dumplings are one of the highlights of going to a Japanese restaurant, and I’ll show you how to make them right at home! The world is divided into…

Lemon Chicken with Buttermilk Dressing

Lemon Chicken Salad with Buttermilk Dressing

THIS Lemon Chicken with Buttermilk Dressing is one of my most requested recipes ~ the tender crispy chicken on top of a fresh salad and drenched in creamy buttermilk dressing is hard to beat! This wonderful chicken salad is…

Chicken Pakora with Plum Chutney

Chicken Pakora with Plum Chutney — it’s tough to decide what should get top billing, the chicken or the chutney.  Just look at the vibrant color of the cooked plums.  But then again just look at that crispy chicken!…

Coconut Chicken with Sweet Chili Dipping Sauce

Coconut Chicken with Sweet Chili Dipping Sauce ~ this 30-minute family meal is guaranteed to be a huge success.  Serve it as an appetizer, too! Ever since my ALMOND JOY BARS I’ve had coconut on the brain.  At this…

Spicy Tangerine Chicken with Black Rice

Spicy Tangerine Chicken with Black Rice is an authentic recipe with fabulous flavor, and the black rice makes it extra special! Black rice, aka forbidden or purple rice, is an heirloom variety that has more fiber and nutrition than…

Minimal Monday: Chicken Roasted with Black Olives

Pin It for two— Set your oven to 400. Drizzle about a tablespoon of olive oil and a tablespoon of butter into a dutch oven or heavy ovenproof pan and set it to heat up on medium to medium…

Roast Chicken with Tarragon

Roast Chicken Breasts with Tarragon and Mustard Sauce

Roast Chicken Breasts with Tarragon and Mustard Sauce is a classy and comforting dish redolent with the flavors of the Mediterranean. Every time I cook with tarragon I wonder why I don’t use it more often.  For some reason…

Chicken Marsala

Chicken Marslaa ~ Yesterday’s mushroom hunting adventure has inspired me  to work with some mushrooms of the edible variety.  Marsala sauce is one of those things that is so easy to make, yet it feels like fine cuisine. It’s…