Chicken Pot Pie

About This Recipe: Chicken pot pie is an American classic that I have actually only had via Marie Callender’s frozen pot pie meal. It’s always been on my list of things to try making from scratch, and this cold NYC weekend was the perfect occasion to experiment. When I say from scratch I mean with … More Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken Paprikash

About This Recipe: As an NYU student, Veselka was the place to go to after a late night of youthful revelry. Vesekla is a 24 hour Ukranian restaurant in the East Village that is known for its amazing pierogies and other Eastern European grub. The cheese and potato pierogies are dream worthy, but I wanted … More Chicken Paprikash

Arroz con Pollo

About This Recipe: There is an amazing Peruvian restaurant in Long Island City called Jora that I used to love getting dinner at when I lived in Queens. My favorite main dish to get there by far was the arroz con pollo (with a mango pisco sour to wash it down with.) I’m not sure … More Arroz con Pollo

Greek Orzo Salad

On a nice, sunny day, a colorful and light pasta salad is what I crave the most for lunch. Of course the classic macaroni salad is nostalgic of childhood summers, but all of the mayonnaise and sugar make it hard to justify as a meal. This Greek orzo salad is the perfect healthy pasta salad … More Greek Orzo Salad