Chicken Recipes · Recipes

Broiled Chicken Thighs in 15 minutes Bone-in Chicken thighs are the most economical cut of chicken.  Broiling cooks the chicken faster than baking, taking under 20 minutes because you are using direct heat. The caveat is that all ovens are different, so times are approximations. The taste is great, with plenty of acidity from the Dijon mustard. The cayenne gives…… Continue reading Broiled Chicken Thighs in 15 minutes


My Dad’s Italian Meatball Recipe

We conclude our Meatball Series with what meatballs really should be: Italian, handmade, little round balls of flavor, served with a red sauce over pasta.This is part of the DeSando Family Spaghetti & Meatball recipe (Desando Family Spaghetti & Meatball Recipe). My dad cooked the meatballs in the red sauce that simmered all night. The…… Continue reading My Dad’s Italian Meatball Recipe

Recipes · Vegetarian Recipes

Eggplant “Meat”balls w/Marinara & Pasta

Next in our Meatball Series is Eggplant “Meat”balls, served over pasta and a Marinara Sauce. Takes Spaghetti & Meatballs to a whole new level. This vegetarian recipe is simple and makes a great meal for the whole family, even carnivores. INGREDIENTS 3 tablespoons olive oil1 pound eggplant, peeled and cut into one inch cubesSalt…… Continue reading Eggplant “Meat”balls w/Marinara & Pasta

Chicken Recipes · Recipes · Soups

Chicken Meatball Thai Soup Next in our Meatball series is Chicken Meatballs in a Thai Soup. The Chicken Meatballs are light and fragrant, with Asian spices, in a coconut milk broth. Add baby spinach at the end for a hearty meal. This dish can be ready in 30 minutes or less. Ingredients 2 tablespoons fresh ginger, minced (SAVE…… Continue reading Chicken Meatball Thai Soup


Korean BBQ Meatballs over Rice Next in our Meatball Series is a trip to Korea, for some Korean Style BBQ Meatballs. Ground beef, baked with Asian spices and topped with a tangy soy-garlic-ginger glaze, toasted sesame seeds and green onions. Serve over rice for a nice main dish. Ingredients – Meatballs 1 pound ground beef 1 teaspoon sesame oil…… Continue reading Korean BBQ Meatballs over Rice