Category Archive: Poultry

Smothered Chicken and Barley

Smothered Chicken and Barley

This is pure comfort food with the hearty chew of barley, the moist tender chicken thigh meat dusted with a lovely combination of spices all nestled in a sauce created with canned tomatoes and chicken broth. You might have everything on hand right now to make this dish. The end result is a thick creamy stew …

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Chicken Marbella

Chicken Marbella

The recipe shared here is a healthy version of the wildly popular Chicken Marbella recipe created by The Silver Pallet Cookbook author Sheila Lukin’s back in the early 80′s. Apparently after that cookbook came out this dish was popular on the home entertaining scene. I was a new bride back then (okay I’m dating myself here) and our meals …

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Santa Fe Chicken – Slow Cooker

Santa Fe Chicken Slow Cooker

Chicken breasts, salsa, black beans and corn all simmer together in the slow cooker. As if that isn’t already a fabulous recipe, it gets even better. Prior to serving, some light cream cheese is stirred into the mix. Yum right? It gets all melty and creates a wonderful rich and creamy sauce. All of the recipes …

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Turkey Tamale Potpie with Avocado Cream

Turkey Tamale Potpie

Nothing warms you up like spicy Mexican flavors baked into a piping hot potpie! This is another winning recipe that utilizes lean ground turkey. Of course if you are not a fan of ground turkey feel free to use lean ground beef. Recipes are just an idea of how to combine ingredients and there is …

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Turkey Meatloaf Muffins

Turkey Meatloaf Muffins with BBQ Sauce

 Using lean ground turkey keeps the calories and fat down but don’t worry these meaty muffins score high on flavor. The Sweet Baby Ray’s Original BBQ sauce adds a nice smokey taste and a little sweetness. Even hubby Tom who isn’t a huge fan of ground turkey was pleased with these for dinner. This recipe …

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