Braised Wine Thyme Chicken

  Excellent keeper recipe. Simple ingredients.  Five star flavors. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Begin with a fresh washed whole chicken.  My pot holds two birds and I feed a large family.  But, this will work even with chicken pieces in the quantity you want to cook.       Brown your chicken that…

Creamy Mushrooms

This is wonderful as an appetizer with wedges of crunchy buttered toast or tossed in linguini. I use a variety of wild mushrooms and sometimes add button mushrooms.  Here, I’ve used oyster, crimini, baby portobello and shiitake mushrooms.  They are first sliced and browned in butter.  When the moisture has evaporated and the color is…

Mushroom and Lemon Angel Hair

Now realizing I should have wiped my cleaver and removed my tongs, I will nevertheless  present this dish because who knows,  maybe you need this today, although I may update this photo.  It’s amazing and easy.  If you don’t have a fantastic clever in your drawer you might want to get one and use it…