30 Minute Chicken Stew

Onion 1 ea, diced Button Mushrooms, 8 ea, sliced Olive Oil, as needed Celery, 2 ribs cut into a small dice Garlic, 6 cloves minced White Wine, 1/2 cup Kale, about 3 cups, chopped Chicken Stock, 6-8 cups Potatoes, 2 ea medium sized yukon golds Chicken Thighs, 4 ea, Boneless & Skinless Tomatoes, 1x 14.5Continue reading “30 Minute Chicken Stew”

Culinary Demo: Beet Salad with Dill, Lemon and Sour Cream

A Polish inspired beet salad. Incredibly simple and very tasty. Requires a little bit of patience because the beets take awhile to cook, but other than that there is really nothing to it! Beets, 6ea, medium sized Sour Cream, 1/2 cup Dill, 2 tbl, chopped Lemon, 1ea, zest and juice Onion, 1/4ea, julienne Cook theContinue reading “Culinary Demo: Beet Salad with Dill, Lemon and Sour Cream”

Video Demo: Spaghetti Aglio e Olio

This is a very simple classic Italian pasta. There are just five ingredients. Pasta, extra virgin olive oil, garlic, chili flakes, and parsley. Slicing the garlic is essential, don’t crush it and mince it. This is an easy dish to make with things you most likely have on hand if you cook at home often.Continue reading “Video Demo: Spaghetti Aglio e Olio”

Video Demo: Pan Fried Green Beans with Smoked Paprika

A very simple recipe, just a handful of ingredients, any of which you may already have on hand! This recipe uses a little more oil than usual to get that “fried” preparation. Green Beans, about 30ea, washed Onion, 1/4ea, julienned Garlic, 3 cloves, minced Smoked Paprika, ~1tbl Olive Oil, ~3tbl – enough to generously coatContinue reading “Video Demo: Pan Fried Green Beans with Smoked Paprika”

Video Demo: Smoky Potato soup with Bacon, Kielbasa, and Beans

I’m on a soup kick what can I say! This is great for colder months. Hearty and filling, rich and delicious! The ham hock as well as Worcestershire sauce, and mustard give the broth a lot of depth. Pureeing some of the cooked vegetables with the reserved beans in this recipe make it thicker andContinue reading “Video Demo: Smoky Potato soup with Bacon, Kielbasa, and Beans”

Video Demo: Butternut Squash soup with Recipe

It’s that time of the year again! This recipe is simple and straightforward. The only really unique ingredient is the whiskey/bourbon which you can leave out. The ingredients are: Onion, 1ea, small dice Celery, 2 ribs, small dice Carrot, 1ea, small dice Garlic, ~8 cloves, minced Apple, 1ea, large dice Scallions, 1 bunch, whites/greens separatedContinue reading “Video Demo: Butternut Squash soup with Recipe”

Garden Tomato Frittata with Heirloom Marinated Tomato Salad

I use a cast iron skillet for this recipe and it’s perfect. It is the perfect size and doesn’t stick to the pan when I’m finished cooking. Begin by sauteing your onions on medium heat with a tablespoon of butter. Sweat the onions for about three minutes until soft. Add garlic and jalapeno, and cookContinue reading “Garden Tomato Frittata with Heirloom Marinated Tomato Salad”

Lyonnaise Potatoes – A simple French preparation.

Some things to know before you begin… These potatoes are so easy to make and don’t require any expensive ingredients, unless you sub out the butter and oil with duck fat – which is highly encouraged. Perhaps the best thing about them is that they look incredible as a side dish to almost any entreeContinue reading “Lyonnaise Potatoes – A simple French preparation.”

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