Creamy Mushroom Chicken

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: medium
  • Rating: ★★★★
  • Print

Succulent chicken in a creamy mushroom sauce - a simple yet elegant dish.

Ingredients

  • 1lb chicken thighs (boneless and skinless)
  • ½ cup arrowroot or tapioca flour
  • 2 tablespoon avocado oil
  • 2 tablespoons garlic (minced)
  • 1 shallot (diced)
  • ½ cup mushrooms (sliced)
  • ½ cup chicken broth
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
  • ½ cup coconut milk
  • 1 lemon (juiced)
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons mixed herbs (parsley, thyme, oregano)

Directions

  1. Place arrowroot and salt into a bowl. Mix with a whisk.
  2. Dip the chicken thighs into the mixture until they are lightly coated on all sides.
  3. Heat a large skillet over medium heat with avocado oil. Once hot, add the thighs.
  4. Cook the chicken until golden brown. Remove and place on a plate.
  5. Add shallot, garlic, and mushrooms to the skillet. Sauté until mushrooms start to soften.
  6. Pour in the chicken broth, coconut milk, vinegar, and lemon juice.
  7. Stir and reduce to low heat to simmer.
  8. Place the chicken back into the sauce and continue simmering until fully cooked.
  9. If the sauce is too thick, add more chicken stock (little at a time) to reach desired consistency.
  10. Enjoy!

Seared Lemon-Garlic Scallops

  • Servings: 2
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Rating: ★★★★★
  • Print

A light and flavorful dish to enjoy.

Ingredients

  • 12 scallops
  • 1 tablespoon avocado oil
  • 3 garlic cloves (minced)
  • 1 tablespoon ghee
  • ½ lemon (juiced)
  • 2 tablespoons parsley
  • 1 teaspoon salt

Directions

  1. Wash and pat dry the scallops. Season with salt.
  2. Heat the avocado oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Let it get very hot then add in the scallops.
  3. Cook for three minutes on one side then turn over and cook for an additional minute. Remove from the pan.
  4. Reduce the heat to medium-low and melt ghee in the skillet. Add in the garlic and cook for a few minutes until it is fragrant.
  5. Remove from heat and add in the scallops, lemon juice, and parsley. Mix around until they are fully coated.
  6. Enjoy!