Posts Tagged 'Main Dishes'

Grilled Chicken Chermoula

Published on: 2017-11-17 6:26:36 AM | Recipes

Chermoula is a marinade often used for fish or seafood in Algerian, Moroccan and Tunisian cuisines.  The bright flavours of the fresh herbs lend themselves to chicken dishes too.  This dish is best if you allow the chicken to marinate overnight. Ingredients: 6 tbsp olive oil 2 tsp cumin ½ tsp salt ½ tsp coriander ½ tsp sweet paprika 1 medium red chili pepper, seeded and chopped Finely grated zest and juice of 1 lemon 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 ½ ...

Slow Cooker Beef Ragu

Published on: 2017-11-10 6:18:52 AM | Recipes

Ingredients: 750g stewing beef cubes 4 slices bacon, diced 2 onions, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 C beef stock 1 C bottled strained tomatoes (passata) ½ C dry red wine 1 can (156 ml) tomato paste  1 tsp sugar ½ tsp each fennel seeds and dried Italian herb seasoning ¼ tsp each salt and pepper 1 bay leaf Method: In slow cooker, combine beef, bacon, onions, garlic, broth, strained tomatoes, wine, tomato paste, sugar, fennel seeds, Italian seasoning, ...

Pear Prosciutto Stuffed Pork Tenderloin

Published on: 2017-10-27 6:21:30 AM | Recipes

Ingredients: 3 tbsp olive oil ¾ cup diced shallots 2 cups diced peeled pears 1 tbsp chopped fresh rosemary leaves (or 1 tsp dried) 1 tsp fresh thyme leaves (or ½ tsp dried) 1 large clove garlic, minced 1 cup finely shredded asiago cheese Salt and pepper 2 pork tenderloins (about 1 ½ lbs each) 8 thin slices prosciutto (about 4 oz) Gravy: 1 tbsp all-purpose flour ½ cup chicken broth ½ cup red wine 1 tbsp butter   Preparation: In ...

Stuffed Chicken Breasts with Goat Cheese, Sun-Dried Tomatoes & Spinach

Published on: 2017-10-13 6:25:32 AM | Recipes

The Filling ½ cup goat cheese, softened ¼ cup sun-dried tomatoes, chopped 1 ½ cups (packed) fresh spinach leaves, thinly sliced ¼ tsp salt ¼ tsp pepper The Chicken 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (5 oz. each) 2 tsp olive oil ½ tsp salt ½ tsp ground pepper    Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.  In a medium bowl, combine the goat cheese, sun-dried tomatoes, spinach, salt and pepper. Combine by pressing down on the mixture ...

Four Cheese Zucchini Lasagna

Published on: 2017-09-15 6:38:39 AM | Recipes

Ingredients:   1 tbsp butter 1 chopped onion 3 cloves garlic, chopped 1lb ground beef 1/2 lb ground pork 1 can diced tomatoes, no salt added 1 can tomato paste, no salt added 1 tsp dried oregano 1 tsp dried basil Salt Freshly ground pepper ¾ C Provolone cheese, grated ¾ C Mozzarella cheese, grated ¾ C Friulano cheese, grated ¾ C Mild Cheddar cheese, grated 5 medium zucchinis cut lengthwise, 1/8" thick   Method: o In a skillet, melt ...