Crusty Dijon Chicken with Fennel Salad

Crusty Dijon Chicken with Fennel Salad

This thin and crispy chicken reminds me of an amped-up schnitzel: its perfectly golden crust is spiked with mustard, lemon, and oregano. The combination pairs wonderfully with a fennel salad tossed in dijon dressing, but the salad and chicken could each shine individually as well. I zeroed in on this recipe in the Smitten Kitchen cookbook after I was at a complete loss for cooking inspiration after a spate of Thai dishes. This recipe kicked me back into gear. After … Continue reading

Honey Mustard Glazed Chicken

I’ve been meaning to share this recipe with you for a while. It’s one of Rachael Ray’s. I love cooking from her recipes because her instructions are perfect and the food always comes out delicious. This chicken recipe is simple to execute, and it brings a lot of flavor and uniqueness to an otherwise ordinary chicken breast. To make this dish, season some chicken breasts with salt and pepper, and then cook them for about 6 minutes per side in … Continue reading

Man-Pleasing Chicken

Man-Pleasing Chicken

I have never gotten so many compliments before, let alone for a piece of chicken. David suggested calling this chicken, “So Good it Can’t Be Described, Explosion on Your Taste Buds Chicken.” Exactly. I have never encountered a dish that is so basic and simple to put together yet creates such a big pay off. This chicken, quite simply, is one of the most savory things I’ve ever eaten. If you are the busiest person on the planet and don’t … Continue reading