Category Archives: Vegetables

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

Before I get to this amazing loaded chicken salad (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 … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner, Healthy, Lunch, Poultry, Rainbow, Salads, Sandwiches, Seafood, Vegetables | 166 Comments

Tourte Milanese – A Meal en Croute

Good to see you again, Ms. Tourte Milanese! You’re looking as beautiful as ever! Yes, there is a story behind that unusual welcome to an edible, inanimate object.  I’m weird, but not that weird.  I hope. Remember when I told you … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Daring Cooks, Dinner, Lunch, Pastry, Rainbow, Vegetables | 129 Comments

How to Debone a Whole Chicken for Chicken Ballotine or Galantine; My Daring Cooks Challenge

Before I say one word about deboning a whole chicken, a warning: Vegetarians and vegans (In my best Melissa McCarthy impersonation) LOOK AWAY! LOOK AWAY! Make No Bones About It! We’re deboning a chicken, here! They’re not dead..just boneless. Created … Continue reading

Posted in Daring Cooks, Dinner, Holiday, Poultry, Vegetables | 72 Comments

Maple Brined Ancho-Scallion Boneless Turkey Breast Roulade 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 gear!” … Continue reading

Posted in Breads, Daring Cooks, Dinner, Holiday, Poultry, Vegetables | 61 Comments

Three Cheese Broccoli Rabe, Prosciutto, Roasted Red Pepper Stromboli

Holy Stromboli! Sorry, I had to because it was there for the taking. I can never help myself with the cheesy word play! One of my favorite sandwiches in the world is prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, and roasted red peppers, or … Continue reading

Posted in BBD, Breads, Dinner, Lunch, Pork, SRC, Twelve Loaves, Vegetables, Yeastspotting | 96 Comments