Chicken, Mushrooms, and Tomatoes with Port Wine

This is one of my father ’s favorite chicken recipes. Boneless chicken breasts are cooked with shallots, garlic, mushrooms, and simmered with tomatoes and port. Perfect for a quick and easy midweek meal! Ingredients 4 chicken boneless breast halves (with skin or without) Salt and pepper to taste 6 whole cloves garlic 2 Tbsp butter […]

Honey Glazed Lemon Roast Chicken

Nothing beats a roast chicken for an easy family dinner. In this recipe we are marinated the whole chicken in lemon juice for a few hours, roasting the chicken, then glazing it with honey the last few minutes in the oven. The acidity of the lemon juice works like buttermilk to tenderize the chicken. The chicken […]

Chipotle Grilled Chicken with Avocado Sandwich

We were, until recently, a family of non-grillers. While other Americans are happily firing away during the hot summer, filling up their neighborhoods with juicy aromas, we would tend to stay inside and think of what we could make for dinner that didn ’t use the stove or oven. The problem is that Sacramento summers […]