Turkey Mushroom Cottage Pie

Piping hot ground turkey and and mushrooms in a rich gravy topped with creamy mashed potatoes with melted cheddar cheese adding just a touch of crispness to every bite. This is my healthy twist (for my red meat fearing clients) on this English classic.
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Turkey Sloppy Joes

Spice up your routine with this quick and easy kid-friendly recipe. Of course you could make this with beef or pork, but I actually prefer the lighter version using either ground turkey or chicken…. Keep Reading »

Mexican-Style Roast Chicken

Roast chicken is not only the ultimate comfort food in my book, it’s also a one pan meal (gotta love that) when you throw potatoes and vegetables in to roast along side of the chicken. This version kicks the classic recipe up a notch in… Keep Reading »

Jewels Turkey Bolognese

I started making this slightly lower fat version of Bolognese on a diet years ago, and never missed the red meat so I never went back. Of course you can make this the traditional way by substituting beef and/or pork if you prefer, or try… Keep Reading »

Slow-Cooked Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken so tender it will fall off the bone in a rich tomato and mushroom sauce. Just throw it all into the slow-cooker before going off to work, and come home to the enticing aroma billowing through your home, and a hot scintillating dinner waiting… Keep Reading »

Chicken Tikka Masala

Masala is tasty, rich exotic dish that adds a creamy masala sauce to what would traditionally be a marinated and tandoor grilled chicken, shrimp, or lamb. This adapted version allows the home cook (who do not own tandoor ovens) to replicate the flavors using their… Keep Reading »

Chicken Parmesan

Savory, aromatic tomato sauce and lusciously gooey melted mozzarella cheese coat each tender yet crispy flavor-packed bite. This classic Italian dish is traditionally made with chicken, veal, or even eggplant for the vegetarians in your life, but I like to switch it up a bit with turkey… Keep Reading »

Jewels Turkey-Jasmine Burger

This is one of the first recipes I ever wrote, and it won “best poultry burger in America” on Food Network’s Ultimate Recipe Showdown! Since it is a little labor intensive, I would recommend doing double portions of at least the turkey burgers to freeze… Keep Reading »

Seared Duck Breast with Pomegranate-Cherry Sauce

Why not make something a little out of the ordinary, festive, spectacularly yummy, and deceivingly simple this Christmas party season? Your guests will think your were slaving away in the kitchen all day! You just smile and say “thank you” when they rave…. Keep Reading »

Chicken Pesto Salad Sandwiches

Here I’ve taken my favorite “ladies that lunch” salad, and turned it into a hearty sandwich for the hungry men in your life too…. Keep Reading »

Asian Chicken Salad Cornucopia

This is my rendition of A&D restaurant’s Asian chicken salad – an exotic treat you can toss together quickly with shredded carrots, red cabbage, and pre-cooked chicken without sacrificing flavor, or heating up the kitchen on a hot end of summer day. Don’t forget ingredients… Keep Reading »

Chicken Enchiladas

Hearty without being too heavy in your tummy, my pro baseball player clients wanted these chicken enchiladas at least once a week before heading off to training. Remember you control the amount of heat, so you can enjoy all of the robust Mexican flavors even… Keep Reading »

Chicken Tortilla Soup

This super satisfying soup looks festive enough to serve to company, and can easily be customized by everyone in your household when ready to serve. Just offer an array of yummy toppings for them to choose from!… Keep Reading »