poultry Tag

07 Feb

Docos

With Valentine's Day around the corner it's time to gear up for that special day. Start with some firm, amazing and delicious breasts,  like the fresh duck breasts we got from our friends at Maple Leaf Farms. Get them in the mood with a night (or at least...

17 Jan

Pan Roasted Duck Breast with Honey Citrus Thyme Sauce over Fire Roasted Corn and Celeriac Root Mash and Sautéed Asparagus Tips with Leeks and Garlic

[caption id="attachment_6520" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Pan Roasted Duck Breast with Honey Citrus Thyme Sauce over Fire Roasted Corn and Celeriac Root Mash with Sautéed Asparagus tips with Leeks and Garlic[/caption] Want to know how to make this delectable duck dish? Tune in for the live simulcast 30...

29 Dec

Get Ducked Up this New Year

[caption id="attachment_6418" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Asian inspired duck over crispy yellow squash pancake and wilted greens[/caption] We all survived the Mayan apocalypse. Now, it is a time for new beginings and celebrations. So start this New Year  by getting good and ducked up. If you have not...

14 Nov

Dragonfruit Duck

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="580"] Pan seared duck breast with dragonfruit gastrique, truffled root mash and sauteed chard[/caption] Fall brings a variety of familiar flavors. It also brings some regional curiosities. Here in Florida, it brings locally grown dragonfruit to the shelves. Hylocerus undatus, or the white-fleshed pitahaya...

05 Nov

Duck, Duck, Confit

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="580"] Duck confit resting on roasted corn and buckwheat cake with pumpkin butter and watercress, topped with spicy pickled beet, green onion and pomegranate[/caption] This is an inspired post. Inspired because my good friend, Chef Luca Paris (http://lucaparis.com/)  posted a picture of his...

17 Apr

Smokin’ Hot Chicks

Here's a dandy idea for the grill and especially with mother's Day around the corner. Some fresh Cornish game hens were covered with some lemon infused herbs and grilled to perfection. Here the birds received lemon juice and zest, thyme, rosemary, oregano some herbs de...

05 Apr

Here Kitty,Kitty…

Taurine is an organic acid found in dark meat poultry, beef, lamb, eggs, dairy and some seafood such as white fish like cod, mussels and clams. It is not found in any substantial amount in plant products. It is a requirement for some carnivores like...

03 Dec

Chilly Today, Chili Today

Still got leftover turket frozen in the freezer someplace, awaiting rediscovery  like Tutankhamun? With the  cool weather it's perfect time for a bowl of hot, spicy turkey chili, made with Doc's homemade chili powder. Since the turkey was smoked this batch had a deep rich...