Tag Archives: Chicken

Bavarian Roasted Chicken with Chard

All Recipes http://allrecipes.com/Recipe-Tools/Print/Recipe.aspx?recipeID=228363&origin=detail&servings=6&metric=false interested me with a caraway, fennel and herb rubbed roasted chicken that they said came from the Bavarian region of Germany.  Okay.  I didn’t have any caraway seed but used internet recommended dill instead and I forgot to add … Continue reading

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Dak Bulgogi Salad with Quail Eggs

I first started making Korean quail eggs at home in Sens, France http://cookinginsens.wordpress.com/2011/12/09/ginger-sesame-coquelet-with-korean-quail-eggs/.  The only kind of chillies I could find were those mild, French kind for babies and M. Parret.  Still, the eggs were good enough to repeat and I … Continue reading

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Le Petit Poussin

Whenever I see a poussin, I think of how much my mother loved to roast cornish game hens and how much we loved the days that she did.  It seems to me that little birds have a lot more flavor. … Continue reading

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Grilled Basil Chicken with Spinach Risoni

Yesterday I sent my husband a whining e-mail about not having a grill, so he went over to the commissary/PX and bought one, then spent most of the night putting it together.  Nice man.  Harpy wife.  Opposites attract :D Frugal’s … Continue reading

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Hoisin Chicken, Spinach and Quail Eggs

Our son shares an hilarious philosophical exchange with a colleague: Me: As long as you learn from your mistakes then it’s fine. I mean if you keep making the same mistakes even though you fess up to them, you know…that’s…. … Continue reading

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Chicken Salad with Sweet Cucumber Pickle

There was that leftover chicken http://cookinginsens.wordpress.com/2013/01/13/a-little-chicken/and this was quick.  Not a lot of time these days with the unpacking :(  But chicken salad is always good.  I knew I was going to make this so I pickled the cucumbers last … Continue reading

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Crispy Korean Chicken Thighs

With the plumbers in all day yesterday and the endless unpacking, I didn’t get around to making and photographing our meal until about 5:00 p.m., with the sun setting.  I’m fairly pleased with the results in almost dark conditions.  I wouldn’t wait … Continue reading

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Poulet de Bresse au Vin Jaune

I don’t know if I’ve said this before (people of a “certain age” repeat themselves) but one of the reasons I didn’t take pictures until about 2 years ago was that I was always too busy gazing around, experiencing,  enjoying … Continue reading

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Creole Seasoned Baked Chicken with Vegetable Gratin

Jade is off to the convent on Friday to prepare for her confirmation, so she won’t be coming to Germany this weekend.  She wasn’t very excited about it but I was; I’ve never been inside of a “nunnery.”  I was … Continue reading

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Faux Gumbo

I had a whole chicken and shrimp in the freezer and that, along with refrigerated odds and ends, sounded like gumbo to me.  Problem is, my file gumbo powder is in Sens and I have never made gumbo with okra, … Continue reading

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