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Saltimbocca Come Fanno gli Americani

SO FANCY! Not really. But translating things into Italian makes it sound piu sofisticato, right?  Saltimbocca is a traditional Roman dish- the word Saltimbocca means “Jumps in the mouth” -because it’s so tasty. Traditionally it’s made with veal, sage, and … Continue reading


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Chicken and Apricot Tagine

I adapted this recipe from a book I read recently called The Sweet Life in Paris by David Lebovitz.  It’s one of the few recipes in the book that’s not a dessert(which all looked fabulous too).  The book is a funny … Continue reading

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Rosemary Chicken Thighs

These are equally good hot or at room temperature, making them excellent for a picnic or potluck. Serves 6 12 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs 6 cloves of garlic, smashed 1/4 C. olive oil 2 sprigs of fresh rosemary, plus more … Continue reading

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Lemony Chicken

Cooking the lemons and reducing the sauce takes all the tartness out of this dish and leaves a smooth and deep lemon flavor.  This dish can be made early in the day when it’s cool outside and then reheated for … Continue reading

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Honey Mustard Chicken Thighs

The Honey Mustard flavor is amplified the longer the chicken sits in the marinade.  2 hours is great.  Overnight is better.  Be sure to drain off any cooking liquid halfway through roasting.  Too much liquid in the pan will steam … Continue reading

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Chicken Basil Tacos

So I had planned to make chicken tacos with pico de gallo.  I started chopping up all the ingredients and realized I didn’t have any cilantro!  Since cilantro is one of the main ingredients in my pico I thought I … Continue reading

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