Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore from chef-in-training.com ...An easy, delicious and healthy dinner!

One of my goals for this year is to make dinner more often around my house. I know what you are thinking… “You’re Chef in Training, you cook ALL the time!” I wish I could say we ALWAYS sit down to the dinner table to a meal I cooked from scratch, but the truth of […]

Beef Empanadas

Beef Empanadas from chef-in-training.com ...A easy and delicious dinner the whole family will love!

My mom used to work at a Mexican restaurant during her college days. To this day, she raves about their Beef Empanadas. While I was visiting a few weeks ago, she whipped some up and I must admit, they are as delicious as she raves about them! The tasty flavor of steak, seasonings and flavorful […]

BAKED Cream Cheese Rangoons

BAKED Cream Cheese Rangoons from chef-in-training.com ....These little appetizers are insanely delicious and addictive!

Today I have a yummy Chinese appetizer to share with you. Whenever I go to Panda Express I see their Cream Cheese Rangoons staring me right in the face. I never get them because they are a couple buck extra (I’m cheap at Panda for some reason) and honestly, I try to avoid fried foods […]

Parmesan Garlic Asparagus

Parmesan Garlic Asparagus from chef-in-training.com ...My favorite way to eat asparagus! Very few ingredients, yet super flavorful and delicious!

I often struggle when it comes to providing a tasty NEW veggie side dish for my family. With all the fresh produce in season, I had ample opportunity to branch out from the usual and try some new recipes on my family. Growing up, asparagus was (and still is) one of my favorite vegetables! This […]

Slow Cooker Greek Chicken

Slow Cooker Greek Chicken from chef-in-training.com ...This chicken is extremely tender, easy to make and full of delicious flavor! One of my family's new favorite meals!

I adore Greek food. I actually crave feta cheese on a regular basis :) I was really in the mood for some Greek cuisine last week and decided to change up they way I cooked my chicken. The end result was tender, easily shreddible, favorable chicken breasts with Greek flair. I actually made it two […]

Peanut Lettuce Wraps

Peanut Lettuce Wraps from chef-in-training.com ...These are a fun and delicious way to bring something new to the dinner table!

Lettuce wraps are a great way to enjoy food without adding a lot of extra calories. Normally, I love to wrap my hearty fillings in tortillas or some sort of bread product, but every now and again I love a good lettuce wrap. My sister has been raving about this Peanut Lettuce Wrap recipe her […]

Greek Crostini

Greek Crostini from chef-in-training.com ...This appetizer is one of my new favorites! With tzatziki sauce, feta and some fresh veggies... how on earth could it go wrong?!

There are very few things in this world that I like better than Greek and Mexican food. Today, the emphasis is on Greek. This crostini recipe is the perfect balance of delicious and refreshing. With so many fresh vegetables and flavors, this is one appetizer people will keep coming back for more of. I think […]

Caprese Pasta Salad

Caprese Pasta Salad from chef-in-training.com ...A simple side dish where elegance meets easy! This is perfect for upcoming summer potlucks, get togethers and BBQs!

Caprese Salad is one of my favorite recipes. It tastes so fresh, delicious and healthy. It is so basic and simple, but the flavors truly speak for themselves. Every flavor and texture compliments the others perfectly so that each bite is satisfactory and pleasing to the palate. It dawned on me a couple weeks ago […]