Archive for the 'Poultry' Category

Aug 10 2012

Spicy Peanut Noodle Salad with Garlic-Ginger Lime Chicken Satays

Published by under Asian,Chicken,Poultry,Salads,Thai

Plate Your Passion’s Favorite 2012 Summertime Salad Enthusiasts of Plate your Passion may already recognize my affinity for salads; the versatility and the creativity of the salad are infinite. It is no wonder that the salad dates back to ancient Greek and Roman times. In fact the word salad is derived from the Latin word […]

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Jul 26 2012

Roasted Chicken Adobo Tacos with Garlic and Herbed Sweet Potatoes

Published by under Comfort Food,Mexican,Poultry

Taco Night Growing up, I’d come home from fence-hopping, bike-riding, hide-n-seek, or tag and feel welcomed by the scent of cumin, coriander, and chilies all simmering away with ground beef. Instantly, I knew it was Taco Night. The intoxicating aromas of the sautéed onions and garlic would perfume our home and permeate my soul. Tacos […]

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May 15 2012

Classics Redefined fromTurkey with Love

A Tasteful Take on Turkish Traditions Every couple years, my in-laws make the 5,526 mile trek to come visit us in Chicago. For the four weeks they stay with us, the kitchen comes to life with the aromas of Istanbul, the perfume of oregano, simmering slow-cooking stews boiling with tomatoes, and freshly cut mint permeate […]

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Jul 09 2011

Summertime Salads

Published by under Poultry,Salads

After a day of paddling in the pond, swimming at the pool, and sunbathing at the beach, hunger calls for a satisfying treat, but it is way too hot for your typical comfort food: pizza, mac n’ cheese, a big bowl of chili. So how about a salad? I know, youre shrugging, but a salad […]

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Dec 23 2010

Kung Pao Chicken

Published by under Asian,Poultry

Chinese Carry-in Part 2 Ingredients 1 pound skinless, boneless chicken breast cut into 1 inch chunks 2 tablespoons white wine 2 tablespoons aged soy sauce 2 tablespoons sesame oil, divided 2 tablespoons cornstarch, dissolved in 2 tablespoons chicken stock 1 cup chicken stock 1 tablespoon hot chile paste 1 teaspoon white wine vinegar 2 tablespoons […]

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Dec 02 2010

Swedish Turkey Meatballs

Published by under Poultry

It’s BBWWB! Let’s celebrate with food! (Burak’s Birthday Week of Whimsical Blisses!) This year for my husband’s birthday, I’ve dedicated a whole week of surprising home cooked meals to Burak. These dishes are inspired by our own memories together: some significant, some insignificant, some comical, some serious, some risky, some safe. BBWWB Day One: On […]

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