Tag: Chicken Stock

Fall Rice, Grains and Beans

Farro Risotto With Tomatoes

Since our first trip to Italy I have been a big fan of farro. Farro is made from Emmer Wheat, not spelt. The first time I had it was in a ribollita at La Bottega, a little restaurant in Volpaia,

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Fall Mains

Braised Lamb Shanks With Dried Cherry Sauce

We love  lamb shanks! They are so almost falling off the bone scrumptious. Of course, if you can source local lamb, even better, the flavour is so delicate. We have found them to be smaller, so we adjust the cooking

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Fall Rice, Grains and Beans

Barley Pilaf

An old favourite of mine; excellent served with roast pork loin, especially a juicy, bone-in roast . I also use it as an accompaniment to my hazelnut chicken breasts and anything else that takes my fancy! Like I said before,

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Italian Veal Stew With Rosemary

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. This very tasty spezzatino (stew) is from the north east area of Italy. It’s quite simple to prepare and is braised in the oven. Traditionally it’s served with polenta. ** I have

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Baked Polenta With Onions And Bacon

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. Joe likes it!  That’s what the note at the top of the recipe says! The polenta is prepared in the microwave then finished in the oven. I think it would

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Merv’s Carrot Pumpkin Soup

Whenever I made this soup, there was always a compliment forthcoming from one of the executives I cooked for, which is why I named it after him! He loved it! It’s an easy soup to do & I have substituted

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Corn Soup With Roasted Red Pepper Puree

When the first fall days come in September, why not make this soup? I think I should call it goodbye summer soup! Corn is usually still around, so are peppers & usually fresh sage is too! Yellow corn will give

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Leek And Potato Soup

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. This excellent soup can be made with over-wintered leeks or when the leeks become available at the end of summer/beginning of fall and if you’re lucky, you might find some

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How To Make Stock

Chicken, Turkey, Beef, Veal, Lamb & Vegetarian The principles for making a stock are pretty much the same. If you want a dark stock, roast the bones or veggies before continuing to make the stock. Otherwise just begin!  All these

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