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Boxing Day Pate {chicken liver pate}

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appetizers / chicken & poultry / In the Kitchen / In the Larder / On the Ranch / our chickens

I‘ve celebrated boxing day a few times. In my first experience of “celebrating”, while living in the UK, I found myself going from store to store in my village; finding locked door and closed signs. Even with mail delivery two times a day, I didn’t get the memo that commerce ends when Christmas celebrations begin. Boxing day is a lovely tradition and much more meaningful than half-off sales and crowded malls. This simple pate rounds […]

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

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chicken & poultry / In the Kitchen

My last meal would definitely include fried chicken. To me, it invokes warm summer nights, picnic loaded convertibles driven by dapper gents, and running barefooted at the shore. Grand times and a happy childhood. Forget the trimmings. Serve me up a crispy breast, a slather of honey & leave me in my memories. Buttermilk Fried Chicken 1 whole fryer chicken–cut into parts (or 8-10 of your fave pieces) Tabasco buttermilk 2 cups flour 1/4 tsp […]

Lemon Chicken

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chicken & poultry / In the Kitchen

I seem to be on a bit of a citrus jag lately. I suspect the reason being this: on our back porch sits a potted lemon tree. It produces exactly 8 lemons every other year. We have coaxed coddled and crooned to it. Sadly, this is its best work. Consequently, when it produces, I get to work. This recipe is really a bit of this and smidge of that. Really delicious, very lemony and extremely […]