Pollo Fricassee (Chicken in Red Wine)

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It’s been coooold!  Like frozen purple toes cold.  My house has a huge open living room with cathedral ceilings and it’s virtually impossible to warm.  As of late my wardrobe has been flannel pants, an oversize hoodie, wool socks and a blanket.  Let’s be honest the blanket is really an accessory, because an outfit is never… 

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Fried Chicken Wings in Escabeche

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Do you ever lay awake starting at the ceiling thinking of chicken, onions, and olives? Well I have.  I have tossed and turned in my bed developing a recipe.  Thinking about how I am going to plate and style the food.  That is when I started to keep a notepad by my bed and one… 

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Grilled Chicken with Lemon Salsa and Mint Pea Puree

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  I am an abandoner. A leaver in the dust. Love’em and leave’em type. Not really, I have just been overwhelmingly busy with school, work, life and now an impending move. Really a move?! Yes….a move.  The sad part is that I will be moving into a smaller kitchen with and itty-bitty oven.  Hopefully I… 

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Chicken with Sweet Potato & Plantain Cakes and Pineapple Mango Chutney

I have had this recipe hinding out in the back of my recipe file for some time now and finally to give it a try.  It looked easy enough for a weeknight meal and after a full day of cleaning and organizing for the up and coming move I needed easy. The original recipe called… 

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Sweet Potato and Chicken Linguine with Brown Butter Balsamic Sauce

Scene:  Woman stands in kitchen looking dazed and confused. What do I do? What do I make? Ugh I really don’t want to go out to the grocery store!  I would have to get presentable to go out into the public….I am not in the mood to be presentable. Searches through refrigerator Hmmm…what did I… 

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Chicharrones de Pollo (Puerto Rican Fried Chicken)

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I have come to the conclusion that the definition of comfort food is fried food.  Think about it, nothing can make a bad day better than finding a big plate of fried chicken waiting for you, right?  I guess it’s a good thing that not everyday is a bad day, because fried chicken everyday would… 

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