What fresh meals have you had recently?

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by Karrie13, Jul 8, 2010.

  1. Karrie13

    Karrie13 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 1, 2009
    Minnesota
    MMmmm just had a wonderful lunch of last night’s leftovers. Broccoli from the garden (with a little cheese) and chicken kabobs made from Cornish x’s I grew out this spring and fresh garden veggies cooked in a charcoal grill. Nothing better than a meal you grew yourself!

    My daughter had a hamburger though, she wont touch the chicken since she helped take care of it. [​IMG] She is missing out!

    What fresh meals have you had recently?
     
  2. mom'sfolly

    mom'sfolly Overrun With Chickens

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    Shallots and garlic sauted in olive oil, add a chopped up fresh tomato and cook for a few minutes, then toss in leftover pasta....Yum!!!! Finish off lunch with a fresh cucumber from the garden.
     
  3. Goose and Fig

    Goose and Fig Grateful Geese

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    Mashed potato pizza with mini bbq meatloaves. I grew the baby red potatoes. Tonight we're having fried green rutger tomatoes (from the garden) with lemon pepper tilapia [​IMG]
     
  4. Camelot Farms

    Camelot Farms Chickenista

    Numerous salads from our Mesculun (spelling) patch, with onions, peppers and tomatoes too.

    Fried red and white taters.

    Mustard greens.

    Spinach leaf salad.

    Fried cabbage.


    Corn is coming on soon!! Mmmmm!
     
  5. ChickenToes

    ChickenToes Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 14, 2008
    NE Wisconsin
    I've been getting plenty of green leaf and red leaf lettuce from the garden, and more spinach than we could possible eat. In another 2 weeks the beets will be ready for pickling. [​IMG]
     
  6. SallyF

    SallyF Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 5, 2009
    Middle Tennessee
    A frittata made with baby squash from the garden, a friend's home-grown tomatoes and eggs from the girls over in the henhouse. Eating it cold for lunch today.
     
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  7. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    Had fresh-ground steak burgers with garden tomatoes for lunch. [​IMG]
     
  8. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

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    Zucchini, summer squash, and mushrooms sauteed with chopped turkey bacon, garlic, olive oil and a little salt and cracked black pepper... [​IMG]
     

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