Category Archives: Poultry

Loaded Chicken or Tuna Salad with Greek Yogurt Garlic Ranch “Mayo”

Before I get to this amazing chicken or tuna salad, a brief rambling is in order. I wrote a long preface to this post, but was told to ditch it.  Too personal, too revealing, too much apologizing for being gone … Continue reading

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My Daring Cooks Challenge – Deboning a Whole Chicken for Chicken Ballotine or Galantine

Before I say one word about this challenge, a warning.  Vegetarians and vegans (In my best Melissa McCarthy impersonation) LOOK AWAY! LOOK AWAY! Make No Bones About It! They’re not dead – just boneless. Created by Gary Larson. So, I’m … Continue reading

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Maple Brined Ancho-Scallion Boneless Turkey Breast with Apple-Butter Pecan Stuffing

  Damn, I thought Thanksgiving was the 29th because Thanksgiving is usually the last Thursday in November.  Oh, boy, this is the trick of the trick or treat for real – the ultimate “Ha ha…you better get your ass in … Continue reading

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Crunchy Coconut Lime Chicken Strips (or nuggets) for SRC

For this month’s Secret Recipe Club, I was assigned the blog, Edesia’s Notebook  (love the name) authored and photographed by Lesa.  For the first time since I joined, I didn’t have the urge to grab some gorgeous dessert, which Lesa has plenty of, and play … Continue reading

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Brown Sugar Orange Lacquered Chicken for #citruslove

First I want to clarify (although I know 99.9% of you know this), the following Orange Lacquered Chicken does not contain real lacquer, or any stain or shellac.  Nor does it contain any substance you might find at Home Depot.  I … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Leftover Turkey and Fixin’s Pop Tarts, PLUS, the Fairy Hobmother Wants to Grant a Wish to YOU!!

Yes, you read that right – turkey dinner pop tarts. I bet the first thing that comes to mind is pieces of turkey in jam filled pastry with frosting on top, right?  No worries, these are savory pop tarts!  Any sweetness comes from what … Continue reading

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