CURRY CHICKEN WITH RICE
Combine the chicken, red curry paste, and yellow curry powder in a large bowl. Mix well until the chicken pieces are coated in the seasoning. Heat 1 tablespoon of olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Brown the chicken on all sides. Remove from the chicken from the skillet.
Heat the remaining tablespoon of olive oil in the skillet. Add in the onion. Season with salt and cook until softened. Add in the garlic, ginger, and red pepper, and cook for a couple minutes until softened.
Add in the browned chicken and sugar. Stir in the coconut milk and lime juice. Cover the pan and let the mixture simmer for 15 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through.
Mix the cornstarch with 2 tablespoons water. Pour the mixture into the curry and stir until thickened.
Serve in bowls with basmati rice and lime wedges. Sprinkle cilantro and chopped cashews over the top.
CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP
Turn instant pot to “saute” mode and add in oil, onion, carrots, and celery. Cook until almost cooked through, about 3-5 minutes.
Turn off “saute” mode and layer in whole chicken thighs.
Add in seasonings and pour in chicken broth.
Secure lid on instant pot and switch the valve to the “sealing” position. Set instant pot to “pressure cook.” Start timer on instant pot to 15 minute and use quick release.
Using tongs, remove chicken from instant pot and shred. Set aside.
Turn instant pot to “saute” mode and add in egg noodles. Let noodles simmer for 5-6 minutes or until cooked through.
Turn off instant pot and add shredded chicken back into pot and stir.
Garnish with chopped fresh parsley if desired. Serve warm.
TOASTE BANANA BREAD
For the fruit topping:
1 large banana, sliced
1/2 cup (75g) blueberries
1/2 cup (75g) diced strawberries
1/2 cup (62g) raspberries
1 tbsp caster sugar
3 tbsp water
2 tsp cornflour
For the French Toast:
1-2 tbsp unsalted butter
6 slices day old white bread, thick sliced
2 large eggs
1/2 cup (120ml) milk
2 tsp caster sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
Greek Yoghurt to serve, optional
3cloves garlic, minced
1pound fresh large shrimp, peeled and deveined
3/4cup Swanson® Chicken Broth or Swanson® Chicken Stock
1medium orange bell pepperor red bell pepper, cut into 2-inch-long strips (about 1 1/2 cups)
1small onion, cut in half and sliced (about 1/4 cup)
1/4cup chopped fresh cilantroleaves
4cups romaine lettuceor iceberg lettuce, torn into bite-sized pieces
2large tomato, thickly sliced
1/4teaspoon ground black pepper
Add chicken, buttermilk, hot sauce, and 1 teaspoon kosher salt to a large resealable bag and refrigerate at least 4 hours or up to overnight.
Heat 1 ½ inches of canola oil in a dutch oven or large pot to 350 degrees.
In a wide bowl, combine flour, remaining salt, pepper, garlic powder, smoked paprika, and canola oil. Remove the chicken from the buttermilk marinade and dip each piece in the flour mixture until well coated.
Fry two piece of chicken at a time until golden brown and cooked through, about 4 minutes per side. Rest the cooked chicken on paper towels to cool.
Make the sauce by combining all sauce ingredients in a small bowl.
Assemble sandwiches by spreading the open sides of the toasted buns with sauce. Top the bottom bun with fried chicken, pickles, lettuce, and the top bun.
SALAD CHESSE BURGER
Crispy pickles, diced tomatoes and cheeseburger bits tossed with your favorite salad mix is a super fast, mostly healthy dinner.
1tsp bbq sauce
Slice of Cheese
1/2 cup Tomatoes, Diced
3 kosher baby dills, diced
Salad Mix/Lettuce of Choice
Shredded Cheese (optional)
Cook your burger to desired doneness, adding the slice of cheese in the last few minutes of cooking.
While burger is cooking, assemble your vegetable mixture in a salad bowl.
Once burger is done and cheese is melted, let it rest for a minute and roughly chop.
Add chopped cheeseburger to your salad mixture.
Add dressing and any other toppings you wish.
Depending on how many salads you make, you will need to change the amounts. I used one patty per salad.
Beat the eggs and seasoning together.
2.Heat the butter or oil.
3.Pour the egg mixture into the pan as soon as the butter melts.
4.When the underside cooks a little, sprinkle the cheese over it and fold the omelette over, forming a semi circular shape.
5.When the inside is set, slide out onto a plate and serve immediately.
White fish (tilapia, mahi, cod)
Smoked paprika, salt, pepper
Romaine lettuce, chopped
Bell peppers, chopped
Red or Green Onion, chopped
Optional: avocado, cheese, tomatoes, cucumbers
1 lime, juiced and zested (about 1/4 cup lime juice)
2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
1 clove garlic, minced
salt/pepper to taste
Preheat the oven to 400 degrees. Place the fish on a baking sheet, and sprinkle with smoked paprika, salt and pepper. Flip over the season the other side as well. Bake for 10-15 minutes, or until the fish flakes easily.
Place all your salad ingredients in a serving bowl.
While waiting for the fish to cook, prepare the dressing. Place all ingredients in a small jar and whisk well to combine.
Add the fish on top of the salad, add dressing, and eat!