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Boneless, Breakfast

Chicken Fried Chicken Thighs

You can argue all you want about the “king of steaks”… ribeye, filet, new york strip, or one of those shops in Philly. That’s up to you … but there’s only really one king of the breakfast steak – and that’s chicken fried steak. And that’s especially true if top […]

Boneless, Fried Chicken

Chicken Thigh 65

About six months ago I asked friends for suggestions on dishes I should work on or adapt for The Chicken Thigh Guy.  I got a lot of great ideas, but of course life gets in the way. One of the suggestions, from my old friend (and chef) Christian, was to […]

Bone-In, Dinner

Cider & Bourbon Braised Chicken

I’ve taken a few weeks off from The Chicken Thigh Guy.  Mostly because I … well to be honest I just needed a break.  As much as I love the little buggers,  a household diet consisting only of chicken thighs leads to … well, boredom mostly.   Eat some steak. Some […]

Bone-In, Curry, Stew

Chicken Thigh Curry with Whole Potatoes

This isn’t a traditional “curry”, not that there’s any huge digression from the myriad of wonderful South Asian culinary traditions that originated that unfortunate lable, just that it doesn’t really adhere to any particular traditional recipe. It combines deeply browned onions with a reasonable complex spice mixture, and whole peeled […]

Bone-In, Dinner

Chicken Thigh Pot Pie

There are plenty of arguments about what, exactly, a chicken pot pie is. I’ve seen everything from a perfectly formed, two-crust pie, to a pan of soup topped with biscuits, to something that resembled an overstuffed Pop Tart called a pot pie. For me, pot pie has always been a […]

Boneless, Curry

Chicken Thigh Butter Chicken

The cuisines and food traditions of the indian subcontinent are wonderfully rich and almost impossibly varied. Contrary to the recent ignorant comments of one so-called food writer, it’s not a monolithic cuisine, and that myriad of traditions is certainly not based on on “one spice.” I’ve been lucky, in part […]

Updates

Something New…Again.

I wanted to share a quick announcement.  I’m working with some friends who just launched Fond, a new cooking app that is designed to fix a lot of what’s frustrating about following recipes on your phone.   As part of this partnership, Fond will offer subscription access to the full catalog of my Chicken Thigh […]