POULTRY & PORK


Poultry

Blackened Chicken w/ Creole Mustard Tasso Sauce
Though not technically Cajun cuisine, it's still mighty good! Spicy blackened chicken with a creamy Creole mustard sauce...just for kicks.

Chicken, Bacon, & Green Chile Pizza
My favorite way to top a pizza

Chicken Breasts Baked with Green Chilies and Onion
One of my Top Fives from Madhur Jaffrey.  Really good.

Chicken Diane
A fancy dish with very little trouble

Chicken Florentine
My favorite recipe from Giada De Laurentiis.  Great for a nice restaurant style meal.


Chicken Fricassee
Great comfort food

Chicken Garlic
A restaurant recreation...maybe?

Chicken Korma
From Jamie Oliver. But not for us.

Chicken Jalapeno Popper Crostata
Just yes.

Chicken & Leek Stroganoff
from Jamie Oliver. Loved it!

Chicken Marsala
Marsala wine and mushrooms--can't go wrong



Chicken with Mustard and Brandy Gravy
From Donna Hay.

Chicken in Mustard Sauce
From Rick Bayless. Huge hit here.

Chicken alla Pizzaiola
from Twelve by Tessa Kiros...delicious!

Chicken Sauce Piquante
A spicy tomato-based chicken stew


Chicken & Zucchini con Queso or Zucchini con Queso
From The Border Cookbook.  A cheesy side dish or main.

Chilli Cashew Chicken Noodles
From Donna Hay.

Coq au Vin
A classic from Tyler Florence.


Crispy Turkey Cutlets w/ Pecan Sage Sauce
I love the pecan sage sauce.

Crockpot Chicken Creole
Slow-cooked Creole flavors w/out heating up your kitchen


Crockpot Smoked Sausage
A family favorite

Flat-roasted Chicken with Almond and Mint
One of our favorites from Donna Hay

Goat Cheese Stuffed Chicken
My "company" chicken

Greek Chicken Casserole
A pantry recipe

Gremolata Seared Chicken
From Donna Hay--under 30 minutes

Mexican-Style Chicken w/ Penne
An easy family-pleasing stove-top casserole

Poblano (and banana pepper) Chicken
Roasted peppers, chicken, and beer. Oh...and potatoes too.

Post Holiday Turkey Gumbo
Don't throw out that carcass!


Saturday Sandwiches
My husband's lunch specialty: chicken sandwiches on focaccia w/ rosemary dijon
 

Silken Chicken
From Mudher Jaffrey.

Smoked Turkey and Okra Gumbo
Use that leftover Thanksgiving turkey.


Spatchcocked Chicken with Spinach Couscous
From Nigel Slater.

Spicy Grilled Chicken, Yogurt w/ Tomato and Cucumber
From Mudher Jaffrey. Loved the yogurt with the chicken.

Turkey & Artichoke Stuffed Shells w/ Arrabbiata Sauce
Unexpected filling with a great sauce.  Bonus: makes enough to freeze

Turkey Tetrazzini Style Casserole
What to do with Thanksgiving leftovers



Turkey and Zucchini Burgers with Green Onion and Cumin, 
Sour Cream and Cumin Sauce
I don't normally like turkey burgers.  These were good!

Who Dat Hot Wings
Made with a special Who Dat sauce.


Pork

Black Eyed Peas in Sauce Piquante
A mix of black eyed peas cooked with tasso and tasso sauce piquante

Breakfast Hash
from Nigel Slater

Cajun Pork Roast
Two words: velvety gravy

Cajun Smothered Potatoes
Potatoes cooked down with smoked sausage and onions...c'est bon!

Creole "Sauced" Sausage Po Boys
Sausage Po Boy with a rich, velvety Creole-beer sauce

Dirty, Dirty Rice
Dirty rice without liver & gizzards

Dirty Risotto
From Giada De Laurentiis, reminds me of pizza


Grillades & Grits

A New Orleans brunch favorite

Kebabs
Adapted from Food From Many Greek Kitchens, a fantastic dish.

My Favorite Stuffed Shells (aka Jamie's Stuffed Shells)
Creamy, gooey, cheesy

New Year's Jambalaya
Need some luck?


Pan Fried Pork Chops w/ Parsley Mustard SauceLove this sauce!

Penne alla Senese (Penne w/ Sausage, Walnuts, & Cream)
From Tessa Kiros...excellent.


Ponce
A Cajun delicacy.

Puff Pizzas w/ Collard Greens
Grown-up pizza that can serve as an appetizer or main dish.

Red Beans & Rice
A New Orleans classic

Risotto Stuffed Tomatoes
A family favorite 

Saucy Pork Chops
Pork chops in a Creole style gravy


Sausage Etouffee
You can make etouffee with anything


Sausages and Mustard
From Nigel Slater

Shrimp & Andouille Baked Potato
Shrimp & andouille...one of my favorite pairs

Smothered Pork Chops
Just about everything gets smothered in the South


Smothered Potatoes w/ Andouille & Tasso
A different Cajun twist on meat & potatoes


Spare Ribs in Smoky Tomato Gravy
Spare ribs simmered in red gravy loaded with onions, peppers,and smoked sausage.

Sweet Cherry Tomato & Sausage Bake
From Jamie Oliver...made me break some rules.

White Beans & Rice
Cooked with pickle meat and dried thyme, just like my mama likes 'em.