Chives are a commonly used herb and can be found in grocery stores or grown in home gardens. In culinary use, chives are diced and used as an ingredient for fish, potatoes, soups, and other dishes.
Beef Filet with Chive Butter
When it comes to grilled steaks, it's hard to beat these tender filet mignons topped with a dab of butter seasoned with chives , garlic, and pepper.
Leek and Chive Bread
Fresh chives , green onions, leeks, and parsley from your garden add a touch of spring to the top of these yeast loaves.
Peppered Pork with Chive Sauce
Cream cheese with chives enhanced with sherry and pan drippings makes a quick and easy sauce for boneless pork chops.
Chives Punch It Up: Fresh Herbs from the Home Garden
cauldron of cream cheese with chives for the best bagels ever. One thing about chives : They sure are easy to chop ..... how bad they look, though, chives will still provide pungent ..... But once they turn soft, chive -season is over. Rest assured
Easy Baked Potatoes with All the Trimmings
that is. They make a great main dish or side, they taste terrific with nothing but butter toppings such as sour cream and chives , and — last but not least — they satisfy both vegetarian and meat-lover (although skip the bacon bits in the former case). We
Duck Rillettes – It Only Tastes Like Duck Butter with Extra Butter
Duck rillettes is one of the most amazing culinary magic tricks of all time. Even though most of the spread is made up of fairly lean duck meat, by emulsifying in a little butter, duck fat, and duck gelatin, you’ll swear the final product has the fat content of the finest foie gras torchon. By the way, I miss foie gras torchon. The key here is to mash the large chunks of cold duck with the warm duck fat and gelatin. As the meat breaks down, the fat cools and turns the whole bowl into creamy duck spread heaven. Pack it in a crock, keep it sealed with a layer of fat, and you have an incredibly tasty snack that will last long into the winter months. Some chefs prefer to let the duck sit overnight with the rub on, and “potpourri” in, but I skip that step, and instead let the duck cool in it’s own juices after roasting, and then sit overnight in the fridge, to continue developing flavor. Once made, it can be enjoyed right away, but if you can hold off a few days, it will really come into its own. Or eat right away, and in a few days. I know it’s a little early for edible holiday gift ideas, but keep this one in mind. The only problem is, once you’ve given duck rillettes as a gift, you’ll never give a gift as good. Just a little heads-up. That aside, I really hope you give this preserved duck spread a try soon. Enjoy! Ingredients for about 3 cups of Duck Rillettes: 1 whole duck (about 4 1/2 pounds) - For spice rub: 1 1/2 tablespoons kosher salt 2 generous teaspoons fresh ground black pepper 2 teaspoons dried thyme - For the potpourri: 12 cloves garlic six 1/4-inch slices fresh ginger 3 bay leaves peel from 1 orange (only orange parts) 1 generous bunch fresh thyme - Roast duck at 250 F. for about 5-6 hours, or until meat pulls away from the bones To finish: cold pulled duck meat 1 tablespoon Armagnac or cognac or other brandy 2 tablespoons soft unsalted butter 2-3 tablespoons warm duck fat (add as needed) 2 tablespoons warm duck stock 2 teaspoons parsley 1 teaspoons chive 1/2 teaspoon orange zest 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard salt and fresh ground black pepper to taste pinch of cayenne
How to Make Lobster Tails with Chive Butter
making Lobster Tails with Chive Butter. For your ingredients ..... tablespoons of snipped fresh chives and 1 teaspoon of grated ..... grill. Let's make this chive butter sauce. The butter ..... Now I'll add in the chives , and the lemon zest, andelegance and sophistication to the grill today by making Lobster Tails with Chive Butter. For your ingredients, of course, we have these gorgeous lobster tails. I have four of them here. They're about 5 ounces each and they're already thawed. I have one-third of a cup of butter that I've already melted, then we have 2 tablespoons of snipped fresh chives and 1 teaspoon of grated lemon rind. The first thing you need to do is butterfly your lobster tails. It's really easy with a pair of kitchen shears. Just start at one end and snip through the shell, and then just peel it back to expose the meat. I'll do all four of these here. We'll get ready to put it on the grill. Let's make this chive butter sauce. The butter is already melted. Now I'll add in the chives , and the lemon zest, and stir this all together. Then remove 2 tablespoons of the sauce...and the rest we save for later.
What are Fine Herbs—Counter Intelligence
Fine herbs is a French term for a mixture of finely chopped herbs—the classic combination is chervil, chives , parsley, and tarragon. Fine herbs are used to season anything from meat to fish to salads.
How to Make Creamed Corn
of condensed cream of celery soup, one 8-ounce tub of cream cheese spread with chive and onion or cream cheese spread with garden vegetables. We're using chive and onion today and a quarter cup of milk. So, in our saucepan next to us, letcream of celery soup, one 8-ounce tub of cream cheese spread with chive and onion or cream cheese spread with garden vegetables. We're using chive and onion today and a quarter cup of milk. So, in our saucepan next to us, let's get it to a medium
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Egg White and Avocado Salad with Chives
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with me. The filling is mixed, mashed, and fluffed into a light herb-flecked dollop. Toasted almonds add the crunch, chive flowers bring the pretty. They're not technically deviled, as there is no paprika or mustard in this version, but you can
How to Make Hash Browns
are made with prepared hash brown potatoes, so they're a snap to put together. The filling is simply scrambled eggs and chives topped with cheese. Herbed Egg-Potato Bake Add hash brown potatoes, fresh herbs, and mushrooms to a basic egg casserole
How to Make Pancakes
from the everyday breakfast pancake, serve these with maple syrup or, for a savory dish, top with creme fraiche and chopped chives . Peanutty Pancakes with Honey Butter Honey butter adds just the right topping to these peanut butter pancakes. Rocky Road