Category Archives: Poultry

Mayocoba beans and chicken red chili

I was shopping in Hattiesburg, in the bean aisle.  Usually, there is nothing surprising or unusual to be found–I am reasonably certain that we have tried about every bean sold in Southern Mississippi at least once.  Beans are cheap, easy … Continue reading

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Chicken Fajita Nachos

Everybody, or so it seems, loves nachos.  They are easy to make, easy to serve, and messy to eat, but we still love to eat them.  This recipe kicks them up a notch, turning a favorite snack into a meal … Continue reading

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Fast & Furious Paprika Chicken

I really love chicken paprikesh.  It’s one of my favorite dishes, and everyone loves the little pinch dumplings that it is served with.  What I don’t like is the work that is required before the meal is served.  Some days, … Continue reading

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Chicken & Corn Chowder

Spring, even on the Gulf Coast, seems to always be changeable in nature.  On those less-than-balmy days, nothing tastes better for dinner than a bowl of hearty soup! At the same time, most of us are working to make each … Continue reading

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Chicken, budget friendly & easy!

Chicken is one of the cheapest meats in the market usually, and hindquarters are among the cheapest of the cheap.  While they do have more fat than other versions of chicken, that doesn’t mean you should pass them up. Start … Continue reading

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Moroccan chicken

Chicken is an economical meal choice, but sometimes…we seem to get into a rut when it comes to our chicken recipes, sticking to our tried-and-true favorites.  Moroccan chicken uses McCormick’s new “Moroccan Seasoning” and a recipe to really switch things … Continue reading

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Dinner tonight is turkey?

Let’s face it, we’ve just come out of the “turkey season” for roast turkey.  A lot of people regard turkey as something they eat twice a year…Thanksgiving and Christmas, and don’t touch for the remaining ten months of the year. … Continue reading

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Buttermilk fried chicken

All my life, I’ve heard everyone talk about how wonderful buttermilk fried chicken was.  Even so, nobody ever made it, I never tried it, and I figured if it was so wonderful, why didn’t anyone bother? I’ve used buttermilk in … Continue reading

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Native American inspired stuffed pumpkin recipe

The Native Americans contributed a lot of things to our modern diets, including things such as pumpkins, squash, beans, and corn.  Often, we forget our debt to their early agricultural endeavors and contributions to American farms. I was given the … Continue reading

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Cheap doesn’t have to mean “yuck”!

Comfort foods are a piece of our past, usually connected with fond memories, and almost always are very cheap foods.  The usual qualifications are simple. They are: Fond memories Simple Nothing exotic in terms of ingredients or flavors Usually cheap … Continue reading

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