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Chicken

Taco Bell Chicken Quesadillas

Taco Bell Chicken Quesadillas

Don’t we all secretly harbor a guilty fast food pleasure? I have a health-nut friend that can’t resist the siren song of a Wendy’s frosty and an order of fries to swoop through it; I have another that swears that Egg McMuffins cure hangovers. But […]

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Alright, folks. Game Day is approaching, this is not a drill. What we’re going to be running here, ladies, is a classic Malibu Ken formation *spits* and we’re going to be focusing on driving that ball forward, and…I don’t know…aft? Okay, you got me — […]

Foolproof Roasted Chicken

Foolproof Roasted Chicken

I was always pretty intimidated by the prospect of roasting a whole chicken. Sure, Ina Garten always pulls a bird out of her oven that looks like it just stepped off the runway; but once you start researching recipes and techniques you start to realize […]

Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken Tikka Masala

I was wary of Indian flavors for a long time. Like a lot of people, I’d been misinformed about the heat level and feared an amount of Scoville units that were simply out of my league. But a friend steered me in the right direction […]

Green Chile Chicken Chili

Green Chile Chicken Chili

I never liked chili much growing up. It always seemed (and smelled) to me like the lid fell off the chili powder so somebody just said, “Eh,” and kept cooking. But I’ve finally realized that, like all classics, there are just an awful lot of […]

Creamy Poblano Chicken Soup

Creamy Poblano Chicken Soup

I discovered this soup when I was at that magical crossroads in life; young, broke and working one of my first restaurant jobs. This soup was always on the menu (and still is — I presume grown adults like myself would riot in the streets […]

Coq Au Riesling

Coq Au Riesling

  Can I just say, I love this dish. I love to entertain with this dish. It’s that perfect mix of humble and elegant — the type of rustic-chic that when you plate it you feel like it should have its own Instagram account. It […]

Caprese Chicken

Caprese Chicken

  Can I tell you a secret? I don’t normally care for boneless, skinless chicken breasts. I know they’re America’s Darling, and a Blank Canvas, and Good For You. And all of those are good things to be, I’m sure. But chicken breasts are just […]