Posts tagged #cooks

Amazing Garlic Sauce

This amazing garlic sauce recipe is another delicious entry into our Rice Recipe Contest with Mighty Rice. This quick fix garlic sauce that goes perfect with a simple and traditional family dish, lentils and rice.

Rotini Pasta with Greens Recipe

We always like trying new recipes in the Real Food Real Kitchens kitchen. This recipe for tri-color rotini pasta with greens was one we made when we needed and quick lunch and needed to use up some leftovers in the kitchen. 

Roasted Chicken with Sautéed Kale and Eggplant Tofu Stir Fry and Rice

This Roasted Chicken with sauteed kale and eggplant and tofu stir-fry recipe is another delicious entry into our Rice Recipe Contest with Mighty Rice, the rice that's non-GMO project verified, gluten-free, and safe for diabetics. This one comes from reader Tory in Los Angeles California.

Pepper and Garlic Pasta Salad with Baked Chicken Recipe

A quick, simple, and on the fly recipe is always a stress reliever after a busy day, or better, a way to make the most of your day without spending it in the kitchen. This recipe for pepper and garlic pasta salad with chicken is perfect for all of these reasons and it is delicious and healthy!

Cherry Chocolate Cake Recipe

The sentiment of love through food often comes in the form of sweets.... sweets for your sweetheart, sweetie, sugar bear, honey bun.... Even more, that sentiment is carried to a deeper level with chocolate! So when dreaming up a gift for that special someone in my life I decided what's better than cake, a cherry chocolate cake at that.

Baked Avocado Fritters

I'm always looking for healthy new recipes to serve as appetizers for small get togethers, dinner parties, or just a night of gaming with friends. This is an amazing recipe for avocado lovers and when combined with our chipotle sauce for dipping it's a delicious mouthful of spicy yum

Sun Dried Tomato and Broccoli Pasta Recipe

This sun dried tomato and broccoli pasta dish is one that combines several of our favorite pasta dishes of the past, in to one we make time and time again today. What's your favorite pasta dish?

Healthy Chicken Tacos Recipe

Who needs a new years resolution to get healthy? It's all about making healthy choices, and anytime is a good time to start doing that. Our friend Heather and her family have been kicking some serious butt in the gym lately and making flavorful healthy recipes at home, like this one for chicken tacos she recently shared with us.

Everyday Green Juice Recipe

On a recent trip to NYC, green juices became an everyday beverage. It was cold and everyone was sick so I kept the good juices flowing with greens. With an added kick of ginger, the sweet and sour flavor of green apples, and a dash of olive oil, these juices gave me a bigger pick me up than coffee in the morning.

Ginger Syrup Recipe for Teas, Sodas, and More

My all time favorite soda has always been ginger-ale or even better ginger-beer. On a recent trip to Brooklyn I noticed many people making their own non-alcoholic drinks and blends. My friends I stayed with seemed to have a new concoction every night. I couldn't wait to get home and try my hand at making my very own ginger syrup. 

Broccoli Brie Soup

This soup is so rich and delicious we could have eaten several bowls and then some. On top of that, it's a soup that is incredibly simple to make and will shame any broccoli cheese soup you've ever had.

Easy Asian Orange Sauce Recipe

One of our favorite uses of an orange is making orange sauce. We love it because it's versatile and flavorful and can be used on chicken, fish, tofu, even duck... not to mention it's incredibly easy to make! There are many versions of orange sauce, but this one is our favorite!

Boston Butt and Coleslaw

My Brother Brad has become incredibly skilled at smoking meats over the past several years which has led to many new traditions here in the Chapman family. One is for a Boston Butt which, "is the American name for a cut of pork that comes from the upper part of the shoulder from the front leg and may contain the blade bone." The other recipe is for a simple coleslaw that is must for any BBQ'ed or Smoked meat dish.