sesame chicken with snow peas

Sep 30, 2010 by

if you’re faithful to my blog, you know that i’m not a huge fan of asian food.  it’s growing on me, but i’m still not giddy over it.  well, the point of this blog, for me, is to try new recipes/cooking styles and so i’m  charging forward with all things new.  this recipe scored a 6.5/10 on the tom scale for lack of flavor and choice of vegetable.  i think i would give it a 7, because i did like the crunchiness of the peas, but this wasn’t my favorite asian dish that i’ve made.  that honor goes to orange chicken. slightly adapted from food network magazine 5 tbsp soy sauce 4 tsp toasted sesame oil 3 tbsp honey 1 lb. boneless chicken tenderloins, cut into chunks 6 tsp canola oil 2 scallions, thinly...

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pepper jack chicken with succotash...

Sep 22, 2010 by

i am now a big fan of food network magazine… i recently picked up a subscription to it and have loved finding interesting new recipes.   i am a “picture” person, so i am always drawn to the foods that are the most colorful and appealing.  i’m also a cheese person (if you haven’t figured that out yet, lol) so cheese stuffed chicken was also right up my alley! adapted slightly, from food network magazine 4 oz. pepper-jack cheese, shredded 2 c baby arugula, roughly chopped 4 skinless, boneless chicken cutlets 1 tbsp olive oil salt poultry seasoning cayenne pepper 1 c frozen baby lima beans (mom the home-ec teacher says that frozen baby lima beans are better than the ones in the can, they’re not as mushy.  i’m not a fan of bean...

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