Not Your Gramma’s Tuna Casserole

Growing up, tuna casserole was one of the regular staples for weeknight dinners in my home. It doesn’t take long to make and works as a rather complete meal for a family. This version updates the concept with a variety of rich cheeses and albacore or yellowfin tuna. 4 T butter 1/4 C flour 4 […]

Creamy Chicken Alfredo Bake

Bringing the delicate taste of chicken Alfredo to a casserole, this chicken Alfredo bake combines the best ingredients of the dish with a plentiful amount of cheese. The crispy breadcrumbs tie the whole thing together into a great creamy Italian dish the whole family will love. 6 T unsalted butter 3 C baby bella mushrooms, […]

Chef Tiffany’s Basic Chicken Stock

Making your own chicken stock has been shown to not only be a cost-effective way to use a full chicken, but also a highly healthy alternative to store-bought stock. Most importantly, being as no salt is added in the preparation, sodium levels are easy to control in a finished product. 2 whole chickens 4 lg. […]

Chicken Wild Rice and Asparagus Soup

Utilizing earthy vegetables to give it a wonderful outdoor feel, this recipe is a perfect soup for an accompaniment to any backyard picnic or camp-out. Woody game meats such as pheasant or duck can be substituted for the chicken. 4 T unsalted butter 1 C carrot (about 2) 1 C celery (2 large) 1 leek, […]

Wild Turkey Chili

The gamey taste of wild turkey can be used to add dimension to this strong Midwestern chili. It’s a great use for pieces of the bird that have rich fatty flavor and balances the heat brought about by the roasted peppers. Regular ground turkey, ground chicken or ground beef can be substituted for a more […]

About the Spontaneous Four-Leaf Clover

The four-leaf clover is an uncommon sight, because there’s more three-leaved clovers in the world. The four-leaf clover brings good luck to their finders, especially if found accidentally. According to legends, each leaf represents something. First is for faith. Second is for hope. Third is for love. Fourth is for luck. Clovers can have more […]

Smoky Chicken Corn Chowder

This elegant chicken corn chowder delivers the rich, hearty sensibilities of a fine soup with a delicate manner. The Yukon Gold potatoes and fresh mixture of vegetables balances the shredded chicken and smoky taste. 4 T olive oil 1 C carrot, diced (2 med) 1 C onion, diced (1 med) 1 C celery, diced (2 […]

Tuscan White Bean and Spinach Soup

This is a traditional Tuscan soup that is light, but filling and is packed with iron and potassium. Serve with a nice crusty bread and a mixed green salad for a complete meal. 1 C dried cannellini beans (can sub great northern) 10 C vegetable or chicken stock 3 T olive oil 1 sm zucchini, […]