Archive | Main Dishes

Mojito Chicken

This chicken was a lot of fun to make. It used methods I hadn’t done before, but were simple to do. It had a rub, a marinade, and then a glaze, so it had great flavour! I know it has a few steps, but it really does not take long to make at all, don’t […]

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Mexican Chicken Corn Chowder

This soup is so easy to make, but has such a great flavour. We all really liked this soup, right down to the 3 year old. My husband even asked that this recipe be put into regular rotation. It’s a nice change from the Veggie Chowder that I usually make.  

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The Daring Bakers Grab a Slice

Yep, this month, the Daring Bakers took on pizza! But, not just any pizza. This pizza recipe comes to us from Peter Reinhart’s “The Bread Baker’s Apprentice”. Our hostess with the mostess this month was Rosa of Rosa’s Yummy Yums. This may be your basic pizza dough, but it is far from ordinary! A Barbecue […]

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Salsa Chicken

I love making chicken dishes for supper. The only thing better, is a chicken dish that takes very little time. This flavourful salsa chicken takes only a few minutes to prep before you put it in the oven and get the rest of your supper going. It tastes great, and was very moist as well. […]

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Chicken Breasts with Balsamic Vinegar and Garlic

Thanks again to everyone for joining me last week for Gluten-Free Bread Baking week. For those of you that don’t have to bake gluten-free, thanks for hanging around and waiting it out. I thought we’d had so much bread the past while, it was time for a main dish recipe. My husband & I really […]

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Best BBQ Chicken

Wow, talk about putting pressure on a recipe, huh? Calling it “The Best”. Well, lucky for this chicken, this recipe lives up to it’s name. I have barbecued chicken many, many times in the past 10 years. I’ve marinated & basted in a variety of different ingredients. However, I’ve never done my chicken this way […]

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Blueberry Chicken Salad

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. Salads that can be thrown together, using whatever you have in the fridge or garden at the time, are the PERFECT summertime meal! this salad will make a great lunch or light supper. The combination of chicken with the celery, pepper, blueberries and lemon yogurt were […]

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Rosemary Ranch Chicken Kabobs

Kabobs, whether they are made with chicken, beef, pork, lamb, or just vegetables, are a great dish to make when entertaining. Everything can be cut up and prepared ahead of time. If you want, you can even do a “make your own” kabob party, where everyone can skewer the items that they like to create […]

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Slow Cooker Stuffed Baked Potatoes

I really love a good baked potato when I have a BBQ. However, more often than not, I forget to start the potatoes early enough. Why is it that barbecued meat takes minutes (usually), and the potatoes to go with the meat, take an hour? Instead of doing the potatoes on the grill, I usually […]

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