Tag: entrees

Chicken “Heart” Pie

I was looking for a birthday gift for a friend on Amazon.com and came across these adorable heart shaped ramekin.  I was thinking about how I can use them for a Valentine’s Day dish and I came up with the idea for Chicken Heart Pie.  Not too romantic you...

Perfect Roast Chicken

  Recently roasting a chicken has become a Sunday night ritual.  I love a great roasted chicken because the possibilities are endless.  Besides serving it as dinner that night, I have so many options for the leftovers!  I try to keep the leftovers interesting, rotating each week from chicken...

Homemade Manicotti

I mentioned I was thinking about making manicotti for Easter this year and received a resounding YES!  I hadn’t made them in a long time and I was looking for a light pasta type dish to add as an entree.  Well, these “melt in your mouth manicotti” did not...

Turkey Chili

For all of the chili connoisseurs out there, this recipe is a definite try!  It actually originated from a book I bought my sister when she was getting married, called Ahhh! My Apartment has a Kitchen! At the time she wasn’t too interested in cooking so I found this...

Butternut Squash Risotto

October is a beautiful time of year here in New York and a delicious way to embrace the season is by making butternut squash risotto.  So many people I know get excited when they read butternut squash risotto listed on restaurant menus, but they all seem to think that...