Tag: chicken

Healthy Chicken & Shrimp Paella

Healthy Chicken & Shrimp Paella

A simple-to-make paella using brown rice, chicken, shrimp, turmeric, smoked paprika, and fresh lime juice. Perfect for a special occasion or weekly meal prep! You know how I’m always saying that you should have cooked rice in the fridge? THIS IS WHY. Well, not exactly THIS […]

Cashew Basil Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Cashew Basil Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Cashew Basil Chicken Lettuce Wraps. Ground chicken with sweet hoisin sauce, salty soy sauce, crunchy cashews, scallions, and fresh basil. Dinner can’t get more deliciously healthy than this! One of my favorite bloggers, Andie Mitchell, came out with a cookbook last year called Eating in the Middle: A Mostly […]

Honey Balsamic Chicken Thighs with Arugula Cilantro Lime Slaw

Honey Balsamic Chicken Thighs with Arugula Cilantro Lime Slaw

Honey Balsamic Chicken Thighs with Arugula Cilantro Lime Slaw! Skinless, boneless chicken thighs dressed up in a honey balsamic glaze and served with a simple arugula cilantro lime slaw. An easy 30-minute dinner! When you’re in the kitchen, do you cook by the book or […]

Baked Chicken Teriyaki Meatballs

Baked Chicken Teriyaki Meatballs

Baked Chicken Teriyaki Meatballs. Super easy-to-make baked chicken meatballs tossed in a homemade sweet teriyaki sauce. A deliciously simple dinner! As if life couldn’t get more delicious around here. Here I go, making these Baked Chicken Teriyaki Meatballs. GEEZ JAMIE WHY. Because I love you. I know once […]

Crispy Chicken Tacos {Vaca Frita Style}

Crispy Chicken Tacos {Vaca Frita Style}

Using leftovers or shredded rotisserie chicken, make these Crispy Chicken Tacos, vaca frita style, topped with sautéed onions and black beans! You ever have one of those days where you’re hungry and the last thing you want to do is get fancy with dinner? Me too! ALL. THE. TIME. Especially […]

3-Ingredient Crispy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings

3-Ingredient Crispy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings

You’re just 3 ingredients away from these Crispy Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings! Oh yeah, I said 3. GET EXCITED. At a bar once, I ordered lemon pepper chicken wings. My first time trying these – I was pumped. I was imagining what they would taste like…all […]

Crispy Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

Crispy Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

Easy-to-make, crispy oven baked garlic parmesan chicken wings that are so tasty, you will think they’re fried! Perfect for game day. ;)

If you know me, you know I love having friends over my house. Planning parties and cooking for my friends is one of my favorite things to do! Well, that and traveling but that’s a story for another day. ;)

Jerk Chicken Spinach Salad

Jerk Chicken Spinach Salad

Spicy, sweet, juicy, grilled jerk chicken breast with baby spinach, mangoes, avocado, cucumber, tomato, sliced almonds and your favorite vinaigrette. Hello flavor! Ok, I know what you’re thinking. Yesterday, I said I wasn’t going to post salads. I can explain. What I meant was that I wasn’t […]

Crispy Baked Mojo Marinated Chicken Wings

Crispy Baked Mojo Marinated Chicken Wings

Chicken wings marinated in mojo (garlic citrus marinade) and spices then baked to crispy perfection! Your game day with have a little Cuban kick! Happy New Year! Hope everyone had a WONDERFUL holiday break. I enjoyed time with my family, had a great birthday (my […]

Mojo Marinated Grilled Chicken {Under a Brick}

Mojo Marinated Grilled Chicken {Under a Brick}

Chicken breast marinated in mojo (garlic citrus marinade) and spices then grilled under a brick to get those juicy grill marks!  Years ago, I bought a grill pan. It’s this one, in case you’re wondering. ;) Since an actual grill is not allowed on my balcony […]

Turmeric Rice with Chicken Sausage

Turmeric Rice with Chicken Sausage

A lightened up version of the Cuban staple “arroz con salchicha” (yellow rice with Vienna sausages) using basmati brown rice, turmeric, and spicy chicken sausage. When I was 11 years old, my mom went back to visit family in Cuba. It was the first time I […]

Chicken Croquettes {Croquetas de Pollo}

Chicken Croquettes {Croquetas de Pollo}

Need an idea for leftover chicken? Make these bite-size croquettes filled with deliciously creamy ground chicken and coated in crispy breadcrumbs! When you live in Miami, hurricane warnings are normal. They become part of your everyday life. Where from June to October, you have to stock up on […]