Recipe: Kretschmer Wheat Germ Oven-Fried Chicken

Here’s a crispy, crunchy oven-fried chicken recipe that won’t leave your guests feeling liked they missed out on the real thing. It’s double-dipped—first in wheat germ and then in crushed corn flakes—to give it that nice, crunchy outside that makes traditional fried chicken irresistible. ·         MAKES 8 PIECES Ingredients: 2 tablespoon vegetable or canola oil […]

Recipe: Roasted Chicken and Potatoes with Yogurt, Lemon and Garlic

Serve with baby potatoes roasted in the pan juices. Serves 4 to 6. For the chicken: 1 whole free-range or organic chicken, 4 to 5 pounds 3 garlic cloves, minced 1/4 cup whole milk Greek-style yogurt 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon grated peeled fresh ginger 1 teaspoon […]

Recipe: Caprese Salad

Ingredients 3 vine-ripe tomatoes, 1/4-inch thick slices 1 pound fresh mozzarella, 1/4-inch thick slices 20 to 30 leaves (about 1 bunch) fresh basil Extra-virgin olive oil, for drizzling Coarse salt and pepper Directions Layer alternating slices of tomatoes and mozzarella, adding a basil leaf between each, on a large, shallow platter. Drizzle the salad with […]

Recipe: Macaroons

Beautiful macaroons are one of the current ‘sweet’ crazes. Make a batch, put them in a pretty box tied up with ribbon, and give them to a friend as a dazzling gift. Equipment and preparation: You will need a piping bag fitted with a 1cm/½in nozzle. Ingredients 125g/4½oz icing sugar 125g/4½oz ground almonds 90g/3½oz free-range […]

Family-to-Family Joins Peapod by Stop & Shop to Welcome Hurricane Sandy Families Home

Re-stocking Kitchen Essentials with “Comforts of Home” Boxes at Six Month Anniversary of Super Storm As the six month anniversary of Hurricane Sandy approaches, Family-to-Family, Inc. (www.family-to-family.org) along with Peapod (www.peapod.com), the country’s leading online grocery service, announces a 90-day campaign to restock the kitchen cupboards of families still struggling from the effects of the […]