Category Archives: Chicken

Chicken and Potatoes Peasant Style

When my grandmother made any meal that included chicken and vinegar, just the aroma from cooking it made me run upstairs in our house to see what was in the oven. When I make this simple dish I can’t help … Continue reading

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Turkey Pot Pie Recipe – My Way

An Italian Thanksgiving feast never starts with just the Turkey. Although the Turkey is the center of attention, there are other dishes that start the dinner. At our house we usually begin with some antipasto. Cheeses, salami, olives. A platter … Continue reading

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Stuffed Cornish Game Hen

I’m going on a diet. You heard me….I’m going on a diet. It has been a number of years since I have been on a diet. I think it’s time I started again. I go through this every few years. … Continue reading

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Classic Sunday Italian Roast Chicken

Nothing feels more like Sunday to me than a whole roasted chicken  cooking  in my oven. Sundays was always a special feeling kind of day when I was growing up . Everyone in the family was home on that day. The … Continue reading

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Superbowl Sicilian Wings

Here is a wing recipe just in time for Superbowl Sunday! Am I allowed to say that? In the print advertising world, unless you pay mucho dollars to the NFL, just saying the word Superbowl in an ad can get you into … Continue reading

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Baked Chicken in Wine

I came home from work one night and wanted to make a simple chicken dish. It was late and I didn’t want to eat at 9pm. This is one of the easiest methods of making this chicken and it is delicious! … Continue reading

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Southern Fried Chicken (Southern Italy Fried Chicken)

Who doesn’t like fried chicken? Especially done right. I know southerners in the USA claim this as their own. But us southern Italians have just as much a right to fry up some chicken and consider it great “Italian Comfort … Continue reading

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Mama’s Chicken Cacciatore

 Mama’s chicken cacciatore is right up there as one of my all time favorite comfort foods. There was nothing better than breaking off a piece of Italian bread and mopping up that delicious sauce. Out in Long Island, my grandmother’s cousin, … Continue reading

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Chicken Cutlet Milanese

When I make chicken cutlets in my house I could never make enough. Kept wrapped in the refrigerator, they are great for sandwiches and just plain snacking. My son Joseph eats them like chicken fingers. He would never refuse a … Continue reading

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Chicken In Wine Siciliano

 WHEN LIFE WAS SIMPLE Our Sunday dinner, more often than not, would consist of a pasta dish  or soup usually followed by a roast chicken or two. We always ate around 2pm. Mom always had a table cloth on the … Continue reading

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