Barbecued Turkey

Poultry Looking at Cooking and Garden Jobs with Mildred Swift We have never been successful in barbecuing a turkey that weighed over 8 pounds, unless we started the bird cooking in early morning and served late in the evening. Six to eight pounds is the ideal weight. Thaw the bird. Place in on the rod … Continue reading Barbecued Turkey

Chicken Gumbo

Miss Estelle FournetLooking at Cooking with Mildred Swift 1 hen cut into serving pieces5 tablespoons flour5 tablespoons shortening1 cup each of the following: onion, celery, green bell pepper1 clove garlicA few bay leavesSalt, pepper, and cayenne to tasteFile to taste4 quarts water Make a roux by slowly browning the flour in the fat. This is … Continue reading Chicken Gumbo

Okra Gumbo

Miss Estelle Fournet Looking at Cooking with Mildred Swift 1 chicken weighing 4 to 5 pounds (old fowl may be used)1 cup chopped onions1 pint canned tomatoes6 tablespoons shortening2 bay leaves1 tablespoon clove1/2 teaspoons thyme2 tablespoons salt (or salt to taste)4 quarts boiling water2 quarts sliced okra1/2 cup chopped celery Clean and cut the chicken … Continue reading Okra Gumbo

Easy Chicken Kiev

Lovie Price FombyFamily Treasures 2 chicken breasts, split2/3 cup margarine1/2 cup seasoned bread crumbs1 tsp crushed basil leaves1 tsp crushed oregano1/4 tsp salt1/2 tsp garlic1/4 cup chicken broth1/4 cup chopped parsley2 Tbsp grated Parmesan cheese1/4 cup chopped green onions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Melt margarine. Combine crumbs, Parmesan cheese, basil oregano, salt, and garlic … Continue reading Easy Chicken Kiev

Mom’s (Mary Edwards) Chicken Salad

Kathy TettletonFarmerville First Baptist Church Sesquicentennial Cookbook 1847-1997 Chicken (boil, skin, debone, and cut into bite size pieces); chicken breast can be used if preferred; save broth from chicken1 cup brown rice in chicken broth; cool rice to room temperatureGreen onions, chopped1 head cauliflower and 1 bunch broccoli, blanch, cool, and break into bite size … Continue reading Mom’s (Mary Edwards) Chicken Salad