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Paella Valenciana + a Giveaway!

Thank you to Culinary Collective for sponsoring this post and to my readers for supporting the brands I love that make The Daring Gourmet possible! Paella, paella, paella…it sounds like a romantic melody.  And paella… Continue reading ...

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Posted on: Mar 23, 2016 |  Original Post

Recipe: “Hawaiian” Pizza with Kayem’s Pineapple & Bacon Sausage

A couple of weeks ago, I received the best care package from the people over at Kayem. They sent me a few varieties of their artisan sausages to try. These sausages are fully-cooked and made with premium cuts of pork sirloin blended with natural ...

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Posted on: Sep 08, 2015 |  Original Post

50 Women Game Changers in Food: Betty Fussell (Week 29)

In 2011, Gourmet released their list of the 50 Women Game Changers in Food. I stumbled on this entirely by accident. One week a couple of months ago, I was meal planning, and didn’t have access to my Ina Garten cookbooks. So, I googled the recipe ...

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Posted on: Jul 17, 2015 |  Original Post

Greek Lemon Chicken

Capers are one of those ingredients you come across occasionally but may have never cooked with or even tried.  But they’re an integral part of Mediterranean cuisine.  Their use dates way back to ancient Greece.… Continue reading ...

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Posted on: Jun 18, 2015 |  Original Post

Slow Cooker Greek Chicken

This dish is as easy as 1, 2, 3. 1) Mix the sauce together.  2)  Pour over the chicken.  3)  Cook the chicken and add the olives and capers towards the end.  That’s it. Prep… Continue reading → The post Slow Cooker Greek ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2015 |  Original Post

50 Women Game Changers in Food: Pim Techamuanvivit (Week 19)

In 2011, Gourmet released their list of the 50 Women Game Changers in Food. I stumbled on this entirely by accident. One week a couple of months ago, I was meal planning, and didn’t have access to my Ina Garten cookbooks. So, I googled the recipe ...

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Posted on: May 08, 2015 |  Original Post

Chicken & Couscous Chili

This post is sponsored by Sargento® You already know I enjoy challenges. I have a Make a Request! feature on my blog and I’ve had many readers issue me challenges to make or recreate certain… Continue reading → The post Chicken ...

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Posted on: Apr 21, 2015 |  Original Post

Chili Peanut Coconut Chicken

This tasty Indonesian-influenced dish comes together in 30 minutes.  The flavors of peanuts, coconut, chili, garlic and ginger beautifully meld to create a sauce that is rich, comforting and deeply satisfying. We recently had some ...

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Posted on: Apr 13, 2015 |  Original Post

50 Women Game Changers in Food: Julee Rosso & Sheila Lukins (Week 15)

In 2011, Gourmet released their list of the 50 Women Game Changers in Food. I stumbled on this entirely by accident. One week a couple of months ago, I was meal planning, and didn’t have access to my Ina Garten cookbooks. So, I googled the recipe ...

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Posted on: Apr 10, 2015 |  Original Post

Recipe: Ginger-Miso Risotto with Bok Choy & Seared Tuna

Graham proclaimed this the best risotto he’s ever had. And not to toot my own horn or anything, but I think he’s right. I bought the tuna and the bok choy for two different meals, but one night I wasn’t feeling a salad, so I ...

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Posted on: Apr 07, 2015 |  Original Post

50 Women Game Changers in Food: Elizabeth David (Week 14)

In 2011, Gourmet released their list of the 50 Women Game Changers in Food. I stumbled on this entirely by accident. One week a couple of months ago, I was meal planning, and didn’t have access to my Ina Garten cookbooks. So, I googled the recipe ...

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Posted on: Apr 03, 2015 |  Original Post

Boeuf Bourgignon

Also known as beef bourguignon and beef burgundy, this is the traditional French dish that Julia Child made world famous. While this isn’t Julia’s recipe, I’ve borrowed some of her techniques in my own ...

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Posted on: Mar 31, 2015 |  Original Post

Mushroom, Ham and Wild Rice soup

Typically made with chicken, this wild rice soup really benefits from the flavor of smoked ham.  Quite frankly, it’s better than chicken.  This Mushroom, Ham and Wild Rice Soup is super easy to put together… Continue reading ...

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Posted on: Mar 21, 2015 |  Original Post

Hungarian Beef & Onion Stew (Marhapörkölt)

Marhapörkölt, Hungarian for “beef stew”, is a prime example of how just a few simple ingredients can render the most delicious flavor.  The basic Hungarian pörkölt consists of onions sauteed in fat, meat and paprika… Continue ...

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Posted on: Mar 18, 2015 |  Original Post

50 Women Game Changers in Food: Hannah Glasse & Isabella Beeton (Week 10)

In 2011, Gourmet released their list of the 50 Women Game Changers in Food. I stumbled on this entirely by accident. One week a couple of months ago, I was meal planning, and didn’t have access to my Ina Garten cookbooks. So, I googled the recipe ...

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Posted on: Mar 06, 2015 |  Original Post

Recipe: Chipotle Beef Enchiladas

This dinner came from the desire to have enchiladas, but I’m constantly let down by the enchilada recipes I’ve tried. They’re always dry, and lacking in flavor. Honestly, the best ones I’ve ever made came from the old Kraft ...

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Posted on: Mar 05, 2015 |  Original Post

Slow Cooker (or stovetop) Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup

Imagine the best homemade chicken noodle soup you’ve had and then add a little “zing” of lemon and some wonderful fresh dill. And there you have it:  Comfort in a bowl.  Packed full of rich… Continue reading → The ...

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Posted on: Feb 28, 2015 |  Original Post

Mongolian Chicken

This Mongolian Chicken is super easy to make, ready in less than 15 minutes, and rivals your favorite takeout!Continue reading: Mongolian Chicken The post Mongolian Chicken appeared first on The Daring Gourmet.

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Posted on: Feb 22, 2015 |  Original Post

50 Women Game Changers in Food: Madhur Jaffrey (Week 7)

In 2011, Gourmet released their list of the 50 Women Game Changers in Food. I stumbled on this entirely by accident. One week a couple of months ago, I was meal planning, and didn’t have access to my Ina Garten cookbooks. So, I googled the ...

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Posted on: Feb 13, 2015 |  Original Post

Spanish Steaks

This is the recipe that had my husband’s work staff clamoring at his office door because of the aroma flooding the clinic at lunchtime.Continue reading: Spanish Steaks You May Also Like:19 October, 2014 Beef and… Continue reading ...

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Posted on: Feb 08, 2015 |  Original Post

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