Category Archives: Main Dishes

Herb, Garlic and Lemon Roast Chicken Thighs

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Chicken Baked with Potatoes, Cherry Tomatoes and Herbs

I saw this in the New York Times last Thursday and was able to make it tonight.  It has some of my favorite combinations (tomatoes and basil) plus is a one-dish meal:  chicken and potatoes.  Okay, there should be some … Continue reading

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Turkey à la King

Looking for leftover turkey recipes I received an email from NY Times with just the thing:  25 recipes for left over turkey.  Gave this recipe a try, and it was yummy.  Especially served over reheated leftover biscuits. Here’s the link … Continue reading

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Boneless Pork Chops with Mushrooms and Zucchini

This time in my travels I did not pack any cookbooks (too heavy!) and relied more on my website and email collection of recipes. I found this recipe on my old google group recipe site and gave it a try. … Continue reading

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Salmon Quiche

From allrecipes.com, recipe by Stef.  She notes: “My father made this while I was growing up on the holidays for family who didn’t like turkey or ham.  It’s become a staple in my holiday dinners as well.  I have never … Continue reading

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Roast Turkey according to Joy of Cooking (adapted)

For the last 20 years or so I’ve been roasting turkey for my family’s Thanksgiving.  I enjoy it and love finding pastured turkeys, even a heritage bird.  We’ve found some nice ones at Wolfe’s Neck Farm near Freeport Maine. From the … Continue reading

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The Gravy Master’s Gravy Instructions

My sister is THE Gravy Master.  Her gravy always tastes wonderful!  Here’s the instructions she sent me that I always need  when making gravy without her.   The Gravy Master’s Gravy Recipe Mix 2 table spoons  of flour or cornstarch with about … Continue reading

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