Creamy Salmon Chowder

Creamy Salmon Chowder

I wasn’t sure about this one but David said it was a keeper.  And in case you’re wondering, no, I did not eat it.  I don’t like fish.  I made a half batch of Joe’s Crockpot Potato Soup for me. Also, you can easily make this gluten free by using gluten free flour. Ingredients: 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 bunch scallions, thinly sliced 1 celery stalk, cut into ¼-inch pieces (1) 3 large … [Read more...]

Chicken Piccata Pasta

Chicken Piccata Pasta

Another great new recipe for the recipe box.  Easy to make and delicious. Ingredients: 8 ounces multigrain spaghetti (1) 1 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley, chopped 1 lemon, zested and juiced (about 1 tbsp. zest and 2 tbsp. juice) 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breasts Kosher salt and pepper 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 tablespoon capers, rinsed and … [Read more...]

Farmer’s Casserole

Farmer's Casserole

Oh, my.  This was delicious.  Absolutely delicious.  I want to make it again ASAP. Ingredients: (1) 3 cups frozen hash brown potatoes (2) ¾ cup shredded pepper Jack cheese 1 cup cooked ham, diced ¼ cup chopped green onion 4 eggs, beaten 1 (12-ounce) can evaporated milk ¼ teaspoon black pepper (3) 1/8 teaspoon salt Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Grease a … [Read more...]

Roasted Pork Chops with Green Beans & Potatoes

Roasted Pork Chops

This recipe was really easy to make and it was delicious!  I will definitely be making it again. Ingredients: 6 tablespoons olive oil (divided) 1 lemon, juiced (about 3 tablespoons) 2 tablespoons chopped fresh thyme (1) 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon smoked paprika (2) 4 cloves garlic, grated or pasted (3) Salt & pepper 4 bone-in pork chops (each 1-inch thick) (4) 1 bag (12 … [Read more...]

Sautéed Chicken Cutlets & Bacon Brown Butter Roasted Broccoli

Sauteed chicken cutlets & Bacon Brown Butter Roasted Broccoli

I didn’t have high hopes for this chicken recipe - I was sure it would be plain and boring but it was actually very good.  I will definitely be making it again.  The broccoli recipe was delicious, too!  Of course, it had bacon! Sautéed Chicken Cutlets Directions: Slice chicken breasts (I used chicken tenders) in half horizontally.  Season with salt, pepper and sauté in olive oil over medium … [Read more...]

Roasted Salmon with Potatoes & Mushrooms

Roasted Salmon with Potatoes & Mushrooms

I had to make a few substitutions to this recipe to make it work for us but David said the changes worked and it was a keeper! Ingredients: 1 pound small new potatoes (about 10), halved (1) 8 ounces button mushrooms (2) 3 tablespoons olive oil kosher salt and black pepper 1-1/4 pounds skinless salmon filets 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar 1 tablespoon whole-grain mustard (3) 1 … [Read more...]

Stracciatella Soup

Salmonettes, Broccoli, Egg Soup

I couldn’t resist trying this unusual soup recipe.  It turned out to be very good.  However, if you like a thicker, heartier soup, this would not be it.  It’s more of a broth based sou - But definitely worth making. Ingredients: 3 quarts low-sodium chicken stock 6 eggs ½ cup finely grated Parmigiano-Reggiano or Grana Padano (1) ¼ cup fine dried breadcrumbs (2) 1/8 teaspoon freshly … [Read more...]