Culinary Gizmodo

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While most of the time it’s not done right at restaurants, I still LOVE chicken Piccata

While the local Italian restaurant does a bad job at it, I still order it when I’m just not willing to do the work.  After all everyone loves chicken piccata, even bad chicken piccata.   Here is a recipe which doesn’t suck. Boneless Skinless Chicken breasts (1 per person) 1 c. flour seasoned with salt […]

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Wed, July 14 2010 » Cooking, Recipes » Comments Off

Chicken Adodo: Much adobo about delicious victuals/vittals/vittles (pick your preferred spelling)

This is a traditional Filipino recipe which I’m learning to get good at.  While I love a good wine with a meal, this is a beer meal.  If you find a wine which fits with this recipe let me know.  I’ll continue to move the taste around on this recipe over time, but here is […]

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Tue, July 6 2010 » Cooking, Random, Recipes » Comments Off

Chicken Manicotti isn’t just for large event catering!

For most of us the last time we had chicken manicotti was at a family potluck of catered event.  Here is a quick recipe which is at home friendly and not a bunch of work. 1 can (10-3/4 oz.) condensed cream of chicken soup 1-1/2 cups water 1/4 lb. (4 oz.) Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product, […]

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Sun, July 4 2010 » Cooking, Recipes » Comments Off

Creamy Chicken Chow Mein

This is a quick dish I just never can get enough of, plus the kids and husband dig it too.  So here is what is required: Ingredients 8 – 10 ounces shredded cook chicken Olive oil 1 small onion diced 1 4 ounce can sliced mushrooms drained 2 cans green beans 1 can cream of […]

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Mon, June 28 2010 » Cooking, Recipes » Comments Off