Harissa Chicken with Leeks and Potatoes

I’ve discovered a new love: harissa!  I kept seeing it mentioned but didn’t even know what to look for, then I stumbled across a jar of it at one of our local Middle Eastern markets. It’s a Middle Eastern chili paste and I suspect the spice levels can vary a bit.  Then I bought Dinner: […]

Crockpot Barbecued Chicken

This would have to go into that “so easy it’s not really a recipe” category. I haven’t made this in a long time so don’t have a good picture but I noticed people searching for it on the site so here it is! 1 cut up chicken or just your favorite pieces 2 cups barbecue […]

Fried Chicken

I made fried chicken the other night using my electric skillet (affiliate link). Sometimes I brine the chicken overnight but I skipped that step Sunday because I didn’t decide what to make until late that afternoon. I served this with fried green tomatoes and creamed corn.

Grilled Lemon Chicken

I was skeptical of this recipe for grilled lemon chicken, I admit.  I thought that the chicken would have to be marinated to get a good lemony flavor but I was wrong!  This is from Three Many Cooks (affiliate link), a book from the blog of the same name. It’s a fun book to read […]

Chicken and Leek Pie from Nigel Slater

This chicken and leek pie is from Nigel Slater’s cookbook Notes from the Larder: A Kitchen Diary with Recipes. It’s organized seasonally but also has a good index so you can browse that way if you’d like or use it to find something you read about earlier. I also love his Eat: The Little Book of Fast Food. The […]