Tag Archives: ‘Shrooms

Chicken Pierre

When I first came across this recipe, published by liberal politcal site, mommyblog, and recipe hub Wonkette, it reminded me a lot of a recipe I came across in the local paper back in the day for Country Captain Chicken; … Continue reading

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Lasagna Soup

Well… technically, this is Pasta Soup – since I was fresh out of lasagna noodles. I did have high fiber elbow pasta, though, and that worked a treat. Since I was going with the high fiber pasta, I figured I’d … Continue reading

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Bone-In Thick Cut Pork Chops, Marinated and Grilled, With Artichokes and Cherry Peppers

So, yesterday, I shared my new take on buttermilk marinade; “Beertermilk.” Today, I will take you through turning your nicely marinated chops (or chicken, chicken will work, too) into a fine, kinda fancy, company-worthy even dinner with not too, too … Continue reading

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Pork Chops in Brandy ‘Shroom Sauce

So. This is kindofa cheater recipe. I took my regular buttermilk marinade – which is killer for chicken as well – and prepped a couple of nice bone in chops the day before making this dish. And it turned out … Continue reading

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Brie & Garlic ‘Shrooms

Looking for a way to get more out of your fungus? Well, we have you covered! A nice pan of these fine ‘shrooms, sautéed with prosciutto and garlic, then finished with melted Brie will, of course, top off a steak … Continue reading

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Stir Fry Broccoli

Who says I can’t stir fry? Well, as a rule, I do; I often lack a certain strength of conviction to get my wok or stir fry pan hot enough over high enough heat. Thing is, this stir fry doesn’t … Continue reading

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‘Shrooms! (In a Nice Red Wine Reduction)

We were out for dinner with friends last winter and one of the sides were these incredible ‘shrooms and stuff in cabernet etc., etc., and our friends looked at me and said: “I bet you could figure this out.” I … Continue reading

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Deep Dish Veggie and Sausage Za!

Shhh. I have a confession to make. Even tho’ I’ve lived in greater Chicagoland for close to 20 years (!), I am not a hoooge fan o’ the deep dish pizza. I also put ketchup on my hot dogs, but … Continue reading

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Pressure Cooker Risotto

Creamy, cheesy (in a good way) risotto is only minutes away with the help of a pressure cooker; and the one I got as a birthday present last fall makes it even simpler by allowing me to sauté the onion … Continue reading

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Sherried Chicken & ‘Shrooms

I got a recipe via email for Chicken Marsala, one of my Aunt Buzz’s favorite dishes. Boned bits of chicken pounded into thin paillards, lightly breaded and fried, then served with ‘shrooms sautéed in Marsala wine. I don’t think Aunt … Continue reading

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