Grilled Herb and Garlic Chicken

Everyone loves a simple chicken recipe.  I know I do.  Well I've got a great chicken recipe that uses ingredients you probably have laying around your kitchen.  This recipe is one of my go-to recipes when I have chicken and want something quick but looks like you spent all day cooking.  This is a great recipe to use up those leftover herbs and onion pieces too.  I know the name doesn't sound very Japanese but it's actually a recipe from a favorite Italian restaurant hubby and I used to frequent when we first started dating in Japan.  We were so happy when we discovered this little Italian gem … [Read more...]

Turkey Meatloaf

This meat loaf is a version of the Barefoot Contessa's turkey meatloaf recipe, I just made a couple of changes that I think make it a little better.  It tastes like an old fashioned meatloaf but since it's made with turkey it's also much better for you.  This serves 4 with enough for leftovers. Ingredients 1 1/2 cups chopped yellow onion (1 lg onion) 2 cloves garlic finely chopped 2 Tbl good olive oil 1 tsp sea salt or kosher salt 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper 1 tsp fresh thyme 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce 1/2 cup chicken stock 1 1/2 tsp tomato paste 3 lbs Ground Turkey … [Read more...]