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Chicken Fricassee

Ingredients
  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 whole chicken, (4 pounds), cut into 10 pieces
  • 1 green bell pepper, cored, seeded, and cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 red bell pepper, cored, seeded, and cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 onion, cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 cup store-bought canned tomato sauce
  • 1 cup dry white wine
  • 1 Sazon (Goya brand)
  • 1/4 cup homemade or low-sodium store-bought chicken stock
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 2 dried bay leaves
  • 1 pound new potatoes
  • 1 pound carrots, diced
  • 1 cup pitted green olives
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper
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Pomegranate Chicken Stew and Sour Cherry Rice with Parvin

Ingredients
  • 6 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 large onions, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 2 cups finely ground walnuts
  • 2 teaspoons coarse salt
  • 2 teaspoons freshly ground pepper
  • 2 teaspoons ground turmeric
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 1/4 cups water
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons Saffron Water Saffron Water
  • 1 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
  • 1 cup pomegranate paste
  • 1 whole 4-pound chicken
  • 1 teaspoon ground paprika
  • Sour Cherry Rice Sour Cherry Rice
  • Beet Yogurt Beet Yogurt
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Veal Stew with Shallots and Wild Mushrooms

Ingredients
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 pound lean veal shoulder, cut into 1 1/2-inch cubes
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 20 shallots (about 1 1/2 pounds), peeled and left whole
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine
  • 1 1/2 cups Homemade Chicken Stock Homemade Chicken Stock, or canned low-sodium chicken broth, skimmed of fat
  • 8 fresh sage leaves, or 1 teaspoon dried
  • 2 fresh large sprigs thyme, or 1/8 teaspoon dried
  • 2 Yukon gold potatoes (about 1/2 pound), peeled and cut into 3/4-inch pieces
  • 4 ounces cremini or button mushrooms, thinly sliced
  • 4 ounces oyster or shiitake mushrooms, stemmed and thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons snipped fresh chives
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Oyster Stew with Caviar

Ingredients
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons very finely chopped shallot
  • 1 leek, white and pale-green parts only, cut into 2-inch julienne, rinsed well
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground white pepper
  • 1 medium red potato, cut into 1/4-inch dice
  • 1 dozen shucked fresh oysters
  • 1 cup half-and-half
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 3 tablespoons mascarpone cheese
  • Creme fraiche, for serving
  • 4 teaspoons caviar or salmon roe
  • 1/3 cup strained oyster liquor
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Boeuf Bourguignon

Ingredients
  • 6 ounces slab bacon, rind removed, cut into 1/4-by-1 1/2-inch pieces
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 3 pounds stewing beef, such as lean rump pot roast, cut into 2-inch cubes, patted dry
  • 1 carrot, thinly sliced crosswise
  • 1 medium onion, sliced crosswise
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups red wine, such as Chianti, Beaujolais, or Cotes du Rhone
  • 3 cups homemade beef stock or canned low-sodium beef stock, plus 1/2 cup
  • 1 tablespoon tomato paste
  • 2 garlic, crushed
  • 1/2 dried thyme, plus 1/4 teaspoon
  • 1 dried bay leaf, crumbled, plus 1/2 bay leaf
  • 4 sprigs fresh parsley, plus more for garnish
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter, plus 2 tablespoons
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons vegetable oil, plus 1 tablespoon
  • 24 cipollini or pearl onions, soaked in warm water for 15 minutes, and peeled
  • 1 pound white mushrooms, trimmed and quartered
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Beef Bourguignon

Ingredients
  • 5 to 6 pounds stewing beef, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 4 teaspoons salt, plus more for water
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper
  • 8 tablespoons canola oil
  • 1 bottle (750-ml) red Burgundy wine
  • 8 ounces pancetta, or other thick bacon, cut into 1/4-inch cubes
  • 2 onions, cut into 1/8-inch-thick rounds
  • 5 carrots (about 1 pound), peeled, cut into 1/4-inch-thick rounds
  • 3 parsnips (about 1 pound), peeled, cut into 1/4-inch-thick rounds
  • 1 dried bay leaf
  • 3 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 5 sprigs fresh flat-leaf parsley
  • 10 whole black peppercorns
  • 4 pounds (8 to 10) Yukon gold potatoes, peeled, cut into 1/4-inch-thick rounds
  • 1 1/2 cups heavy cream
  • 12 tablespoons (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1 pound pearl onions, peeled
  • 1 1/2 pounds button mushrooms, cleaned, cut into quarters
  • 10 to 12 small sprigs fresh oregano, for garnish
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Colin Quinn's Irish Lamb Stew

Ingredients
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 medium onions, chopped
  • 3 pounds boneless lamb shoulder, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 2 teaspoons fresh thyme
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 6 medium russet potatoes, peeled
  • 3 cups homemade or store-bought low-sodium chicken stock
  • 1/2 teaspoon Homemade Vegan Worcestershire Sauce
  • 8 medium carrots, sliced on the bias into 1-inch pieces
  • 1/4 cup pearl barley
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  • Chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley, for serving
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Green Chile and Tomatillo Pork Stew

Ingredients
  • 6 tomatillos, husked and quartered
  • 3 jalapenos, split lengthwise, seeds and ribs removed if you don't want a lot of heat
  • 2 cups chicken stock, plus more if needed
  • 3 tablespoons grape seed oil
  • 1 pork shoulder, picnic or fresh ham 3-5 lbs (depending how many you want to feed or how much you want to have left over)
  • 3 medium white onions peeled and quartered
  • 4 garlic cloves, peeled
  • 3 tablespoons cumin
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 bunch fresh cilantro, divided into small sprigs
  • 1 cup toasted and salted pepitas
  • 1 block queso fresco, crumbled
  • 1 bottle hot sauce
  • Corn Tortillas, warmed
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Barbecued Oxtail

Other Ideas:
Main course, Oxtail
Ingredients
  • 3 tablespoons Jerk Mix
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 12 pieces oxtail, each 5 inches long
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 2 medium Spanish onions, finely chopped
  • 1 can (26 ounces) whole peeled tomatoes, drained
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 piece fresh ginger (3 inches), peeled and chopped
  • 6 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 Scotch bonnet chiles, seeds and ribs removed, finely chopped
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons chile powder
  • 1 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon coriander seeds
  • 4 cups homemade or store-bought low-sodium canned chicken stock
  • 1/2 cup brewed coffee
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 cup honey
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Slow-Cooked Tex-Mex Chicken and Beans

Time:8 hours 15 mins
Ingredients
  • 1 cup dried pinto beans, rinsed
  • 1 jar (11 ounces) mild or medium salsa (1 1/2 cups)
  • 2 tablespoons chopped canned chipotle chiles in adobo sauce
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs (about 8)
  • Coarse salt and ground pepper
  • 1 medium red onion, chopped
  • 1 red bell pepper (ribs and seeds removed), chopped
  • 1/4 cup reduced-fat sour cream, for serving
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro, for serving
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