Honey Mustard Chicken Marinade

You’ll Need
• ¾ cup brown mustard
• 1 cup dry white wine
• ¾ cup extra virgin olive oil
• ¼ cup honey
• 3 garlic cloves, minced
• 2 Tablespoons soy sauce
• 1 teaspoon dried minced onion
Directions
Combine all ingredients in a medium bowl.
Pour the marinade over the chicken and let sit sealed container in a refrigerator for a couple of hours (turning the container every so often) grill the chicken and enjoy.

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Chicken Caesar

As we move into spring, Caesar Salads are a perfect base for a meal and quite easy to make. This specific one is topped with chicken. For a substitute you could try a blackened fish or shrimp.
You’ll Need
  • 3 to 4 ounces of chicken per person cooked
  • 1 head romaine lettuce, chopped
  • Generous handful of crouton
  • 2 cloves garlic, pressed
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1/ 2 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 can (2 oz.) anchovy fillets, drain oil off
  • 1/4 cup grated Romano cheese
  • 2 tablespoon red wine vinegar
  • 1/ 3 cup olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • Salt and pepper to taste
For the Croutons:
Chop up stale bread, brush with olive oil and sprinkle with garlic powder.
Toast in 350° oven till brown. No more than 10 minutes.
For the Salad:
Wash romaine and chop into bite-sized pieces.
For the Dressing:
In a bowl, combine oil, vinegar, Worcestershire, salt and pepper to taste, garlic, lemon juice, anchovies and mustard. In a large bowl, toss lettuce and dressing and half the cheese together, along with croutons.
Serve on individual plates and top with chicken and remaining cheese.

 

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Lemon Rosemary Chicken

Let’s use herbs as much as we can. Not only do they make a meal delicious they are also good for our health! This recipe was submitted by Kristy at Eckert Seamans. Thank you Kristy!

You’ll Need
  • 4-6 Boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 Teaspoons chicken bouillon granules
  • 1/2 Cup boiling water
  • 2 Teaspoons minced garlic
  • 1/4 Cup lemon juice
  • 2 Tablespoons olive (or vegetable) oil
  • 3-4 Sticks fresh rosemary (remove leaves from stems into a cup, then cut up using kitchen shears)
  • Salt
  • Fresh ground pepper
Directions
  • Place chicken breasts in a large zip-lok bag.
  • Combine remaining ingredients and pour into bag with chicken.
  • Marinate at least 6 hours (it’s best to marinate overnight – the longer you marinate, the more intense the flavors are).
Grill, and enjoy!

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White Bean and Chicken Chili

Make beans a part of your diet!
Recipe submitted by Linda at Eckert Seamans.
If you have a recipe you’d like to share we would like to post it! Just email it to nutrition@gmail.com
You’ll Need
  • 2 Tbsp. Olive Oil
  • 15 Oz. Can White Beans, Rinsed*
  • 2 Scallions (Or Green Onions), Sliced
  • 14.5 Oz. Can Of Diced Tomatoes, Drained**
  • 1 Clove Garlic, Minced
  • 3/4 C. Chicken Broth
  • ¾ Tsp. Chili Powder
  • 3/4 C. Cooked Chicken Breast
  • ½ Tsp. Cumin
  • Tabasco Sauce (To Taste)
  • 2 Dashes Sea Salt
  • 2 Dashes Freshly Ground Black Pepper
  • Rice (Optional)
 
Directions
  • Cook one-half boneless, skinless chicken breast in 1 tbsp. olive oil, sprinkling both sides of the breast with salt and pepper as it cooks.
  • Set aside to cool.
  • In a medium pot, heat 1 tbsp. olive oil.
  • Saute scallions and garlic until garlic just begins to get golden.
  • Add chili powder and cumin and stir for 1 minute.
  • Add the beans, tomatoes and chicken broth and simmer for 15 minutes, uncovered.
  • Add chicken and cook for 5 minutes.
  • Add 1 or 2 dashes of tabasco sauce, although for me the recipe already has a slight kick if eaten immediately.
  • Serve with hot, crusty buttered fresh bread, or over rice (which will cut the spiciness), and add a salad. Serves 2 people.
* Kidney beans are the best. If you cannot find white kidney beans, use canned navy beans, also rinsed.
*Mexican tomatoes are the best (with diced jalapenos), but any type will do.

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Ginger-Citrus Chicken

The more we cook in the home the more we have control over quality of ingredients used. Give this recipe made with basic ingredients try.

You’ll Need

  • 6 chicken thighs, boned and skinned
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1 orange, peeled and sectioned
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 2 teaspoons pepper
  • 3 Tablespoons butter
  • Juice of one lemon
  • 2-inch piece fresh ginger, peeled and cut into strips

Directions

  • Season the chicken with the salt and pepper and marinate in a ½ cup of the orange juice for 10 minutes.
  • Drain and set aside.
  • Heat the butter in a large skillet and sauté the ginger over medium-high heat until lightly browned.
  • Add the chicken and cook until lightly browned on both sides. Add the orange sections, the remaining orange juice and lemon juice. Simmer for 10 more minutes.

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Tuscany Stuffed Chicken Breast

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Submitted by Linda at Eckert Seamans Thank you Linda!
You’ll Need
  • 2 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves (about 4 ounces each)
  • 2 ounces fontina cheese, crumbled or sliced (you can also use fresh mozzarella cheese or any other type you like)
  • 2 roasted red sweet pepper halves or 1/2 cup roasted red sweet pepper
    halves from a jar, drained
  • 6 fresh sage leaves or 1/2 teaspoon dried sage, crushed
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine or chicken broth (use the wine – it’s the best, especially if you pour yourself a small glass while you’re cooking)
Directions
  • Place each chicken piece, boned side up, between 2 pieces of clear plastic wrap.
  • Working from the center to the edges, pound lightly with the flat side of a meat mallet to 1/4-inch thickness.
  • Remove plastic wrap.
  • Sprinkle chicken with black pepper.
  • Layer cheese, roasted red sweet pepper halves, and sage in the center of each breast.
  • Fold in edges; roll up into a spiral, pressing the edges to seal.
  • Roll in flour.
  • In an 8-inch skillet heat the oil over medium heat.
  • Cook chicken in hot oil about 5 minutes, turning to brown all sides.
  • Remove from skillet.
  • In the same skillet bring wine or broth to boiling; reduce heat.
  • Simmer, uncovered, about 2 minutes or until 1/4 cup liquid remains.
  • Return chicken to skillet.
  • Cover and simmer for 7 to 8 minutes or until chicken is tender and no longer pink.
  • Plate the chicken and spoon the sauce over it.

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Wild Rice Soup

This is the perfect meal for lunch the day after Thanksgiving. 

You’ll Need

  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped peeled carrots
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups chicken stock
  • 1 (6-ounce) package long grain and wild rice
  • 1 cup chopped cooked chicken or turkey
  • 3 tablespoons sherry
Directions
  • In a large pot coated with olive oil, sauté the onion and carrots over medium heat until tender, about 5 minutes.
  • Stir in the flour.
  • Gradually add the broth and let the mixture come to a boil, stirring constantly.
  • Meanwhile, prepare the rice according to package directions, omitting any oil and salt.
  • Add the cooked rice and cooked chicken and simmer 5 minutes.
  • Add the sherry.
  • If the soup gets too thick, add more chicken broth or water.
  • Boil 1 minute and serve.

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