I Was Confused
Indio, California: And you may be confused
after you read this column.
DT was away golfing, so
I had a day to myself, to continue my recipe testing. I even walked two miles to
the grocer for a few items. It was more fun walking to the store than
the two mile return trip schleping my purchases, but this process easily
ticked-off my coveted 10,000 steps and we have fresh berries for breakfast.
Hummus - my recipe will be shared in the March 2015 RV Goddess Newsletter.
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Early in the day, I had butterflied a chicken and rubbed it with a paste
with zaatar, lemon juice and olive oil for Shabbat. I had made a batch of
hummus for an appetizer. Then I noticed a recipe in the March 2015
Sunset magazine titled
Roast Chicken Salad with Rosemary Croutons and White Bean Hummus. The recipe
called for a zaatar-rubbed roasted chicken (or a rotisserie chicken). Hey, I
had that! Then is called for hummus. Hey, I had that! The only thing not
on my menu plan were Rosemary Croutons. I had bread. I could make rosemary
Except Sunset magazine messed up. Slipped a comma. Made a misprint. Doesn't
it sound like rosemary croutons are involved in the recipe? Nope. The
rosemary is in the hummus.
The recipe is in a feature story in the magazine,
Eating up the West Coast, which gives great dining options for several
suggested west coast road trips. The chicken recipe is from
Bell Street Farm
in Los Alamos, California. From their menu:
ROTISSERIE HALF-CHICKEN: Huntsginger Free-Range Chicken, Butterleaf Salad, Torn
Bread Croutons, House Vinaigrette with Rosemary & White Bean Humus.
Sheesh. I had my
belly heart set on rosemary croutons!
We enjoyed hummus with pita chips while DT grilled the chicken. I tore
chunks from a baguette, tossed them with a little olive oil and fresh rosemary
from our herb garden, and baked the croutons.
Rosemary croutons, dagnabbit
Grilled butterflied chicken
Butter lettuce with vinaigrette and rosemary
Maybe Bell Street Farm should add rosemary to their croutons? They were
Until my next update, I remain, your House of Cards
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