One Pot Cooking for Men

It's a mighty tasty stream of consciousness

Category: Comfort Food

Chicken Pot Roast

Chicken pot roast may not be something you think of if you’re not from the south.  Traditionalists will tell you a pot roast should be beef but I didn’t have a beef roast in the freezer, I had chicken. I also had potatoes, carrots, onions and garlic.  I ‘ve got a rosemary bush in the […]

Artichoke Nibbles

In 1977 I found myself addicted to artichoke nibbles and gainfully employed at KERA-TV in Dallas, Texas working in the engineering department. I like the engineering aspect of television, the daily routine of keeping a television station on the air, suits my mindset. Zen mind, beginners mind. And I had beginners mind. Every Monday through […]

Orzo with Chicken and Sun Dried Tomatoes

This is my father-in-law’s recipe for orzo with chicken and sun dried tomatoes. It is the perfect light meal for a warm summer night, outdoor concert, potluck or picnic. It tastes good warm, it tastes good cold and is frankly the best room temp pasta dish I’ve ever eaten. I have no clue to the […]

Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas

Historically speaking I love comfort food and today I’m talking green chili chicken enchiladas.  Now, I’m not a particularly mature human being, nor am I all that interested in being one. I like to mind my own business and am generally unaware of surrounding events. I clean up my own yard and have tried all […]

Homemade Peanut Butter

I make my own homemade peanut butter.  Fact is, I don’t eat peanut butter because it’s good for me. Nor do I eat peanut butter because one study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that consuming 2 tablespoons of peanut butter at least 5 days a week can lower the risk […]

Cheesy Green Chili Rice Casserole with Jalapeno Cheddar Bratwurst

Recently we enjoyed a fine evening with some dear friends that featured a cheesy green chili rice casserole with jalapeño cheddar bratwurst! It was tasty, rich and a really great family style meal. Our friend Peg prepared baked salmon, salad and a rice side dish that I could have eaten single handedly. My wife, Stella […]