Chicken Pepperoni Nuggets | Diane Sanfilippo

Chicken Pepperoni Nuggets


For the kids, or kids-at-heart, these nuggets are easy to pull together & fun for the whole family. Serve with my oven fries & a simple salad! Plus, you can make a double-batch and freeze them if you like! EGG-FREE? Omit the egg. You can also skip this step if you’re short on time. NIGHTSHADE FREE Use the following amounts …

BBQ Pulled Pork Tacos | Diane Sanfilippo

BBQ Pulled Pork Tacos

Diane Sanfilippo BEEF, PORK, & LAMB, SMOKY 1 Comment

This recipe comes together very quickly if you make the components ahead of time during a meal prep day. Allot 15 minutes prep time to make the pulled pork, spicy slaw, and marinated onions, and 6 to 8 hours in the slow cooker for the pork and to marinate the onions. This recipe makes a ton of slow-cooked pork, so …

Spaghetti Squash Bolognese Bake | Diane Sanfilippo

Spaghetti Squash Bolognese Bake

Diane Sanfilippo BEEF, PORK, & LAMB, GREEK, SUPER GARLIC PIZZA 3 Comments

What could be better than a hearty Bolognese? A Spaghetti Squash Bolognese Bake! This casserole is super satisfying and perfect for feeding a family or a crowd—or one person with lots of leftovers. This dish freezes and reheats beautifully, so make a big batch to enjoy comfort food anytime. NIGHTSHADE-FREE? Use 6 ounces canned pumpkin instead of tomato paste. DAIRY-FREE? …

Feta-Brined Chicken Thighs | Balanced Bites

Feta-Brined Chicken Thighs

Diane Sanfilippo CHICKEN & TURKEY, GREEK, SUPER GARLIC 4 Comments

OKAY THIS FETA BRINED CHICKEN IS LIFE CHANGING. I don’t say that lightly or often. I think it’s the best chicken I’ve ever had. Pro Tip: Save the leftover brine from your feta containers as you use it, and freeze till you’re ready to go! EXTRA CRISPY SKIN TIP After patting the chicken dry, place it uncovered in your refrigerator …

The Best Roast Chicken from Keto Quick Start | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

The Best Roast Chicken

Diane Sanfilippo CHICKEN & TURKEY, SAVORY Leave a Comment

I think we could all benefit from a little comfort right now, and I can’t think of anything more comforting than a homemade roast chicken. In this recipe for the best roast chicken, I like to use SAVORY, GREEK, or TEX MEX spice blends, but really any of my Balanced Bites Spices will work here.   View this post on …

Chicken Souvlaki Kebabs | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Chicken Souvlaki Kebabs

Diane Sanfilippo CHICKEN & TURKEY, GREEK 6 Comments

Chicken Souvlaki Kebabs Greek flavors are some of my absolute favorites! These Chicken Souvlaki Kebabs feature lemon, oregano, and a rich-tasting extra- virgin olive oil that magically blend together, and take me back to our trip to Greece a few years back. I’ve added some turmeric to what would otherwise be a more traditional souvlaki marinade to up the nutritional …