“I grind almonds in the blender until they’re the consistency of coarse cornmeal and use them to coat pork chops, chicken or even hamburger patties. The nuts add excellent flavor,” explains Betty Wojciechowski of Denair, California.
"You can omit the jalapeno for an additional poblano to bring the heat level down a bit." Pair this spicy pesto with cream and tomatoes and pour over pasta for an out-of-this-world entree.
Susie Fisher, Watertown, MA
More than at any other time of year, watching your diet around the holidays can be a real challenge. That's when I reach for this chicken recipe. It's festive and full-flavored, so you won't feel like you're missing out on the best tastes of the season.