Colavita’s Chicken Mole Meatballs over Cheesy Polenta

Colavita recreates these savory chicken meatballs and a thick, rich mole sauce from Guelaguetza, an authentic Oaxacan restaurant in Los Angeles. CHICKEN MOLE MEATBALLS OVER CHEESY POLENTA PREP TIME: 1 hr 20 mins | COOK TIME: 30 mins Serves 4 Ingredients For the Meatballs 1 lb ground chicken1 egg1/2 cup breadcrumbs2 tbsp Mexican seasoning (ingredients … Continue reading Colavita’s Chicken Mole Meatballs over Cheesy Polenta

Creamy Tuscan Chicken

Simple and delicious, the secret ingredient in this dish is black garlic. Our suggested wine pairing is a viognier or a chardonnay. Happy Cooking! Pasta, potatoes, rice, greens, what's your side? We would love to know! BONUS Recipe to make ahead or the night before The perfect romantic Italian dessert for two. Prepare it together … Continue reading Creamy Tuscan Chicken

Roast Chicken with Sage, Lemon and Garlic

Simplicity reigns with this flavorful, cold weather comfort food recipe In the months of October, November and December, we do everything so much bigger than we do the other nine months of the year. Our foods are more decadent, our cocktails are "sparklier", our decorating is much more colorful, we stay up, we shop, we … Continue reading Roast Chicken with Sage, Lemon and Garlic

garlic and herb roasted chicken thighs

Keep it simple - Roast dinners and one pot wonders are on the menu for January. Weeknight schedules get busy and life can whisk by in a flash. It's so tempting to sail in to the drive thru on the way home or use a meal delivery option once cozily inside the house, but it … Continue reading garlic and herb roasted chicken thighs

Pomegranate Sweet and Sour Chicken Tagine

Cold weather is here and it's time for healthy comfort food. Set the fire, light a candle and pour a glass of wine. It's time to create an evening meal. This recipe features a delightful combination of Oil & Vinegar's Pomegranate Sour and a blend of Mediterranean spices. This savory stew is perfect for curling … Continue reading Pomegranate Sweet and Sour Chicken Tagine

Simply Grilled Chicken

Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship.  ~Patrick Henry The 4th of July officially kicks off backyard barbecue season. Friends and family gather to feast, make fellowship and catch up on life. The barbecue pit is the place where stories … Continue reading Simply Grilled Chicken

Summers last hurrah; Labor Day grilling

Leaves are changing color, the morning air has taken a cool, crisp edge and the days are shortening. ¬†Grills everywhere are going to get a workout as friends and family make this one last traveling vacation weekend of the year really count. ¬†It's the annual "last hurrah" of summer. Whether you are providing the entire … Continue reading Summers last hurrah; Labor Day grilling

Smoked Chicken Cordon Bleu

Occasionally a recipe will come across my desk that gives me a sign it's time to fire up the smoker and make something delicious. This means three things: One, the aroma of the smoker will keep me hungry all day, two, something marvelous is coming out when the timer goes off and three, someone is … Continue reading Smoked Chicken Cordon Bleu