Easy Chicken Cordon Bleu

Cheater's Chicken Cordon Bleu

Oven-fried chicken cutlets topped with ham and Swiss cheese with a creamy, three-ingredient mustard sauce. Chicken cordon bleu. . . cheater-style.

I say this is for cheaters because traditionally cordon bleu has ham and Swiss stuffed inside the chicken. I’m not the only one cheating. I ate in a fancy inn-style restaurant recently where the chef made chicken cordon bleu just like this with the ham and Swiss piled on top. A rather lazy move if you ask me. … 

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Maple Mustard Glazed Shrimp

Maple mustard shrimp is a low-maintenance, quick cooking dish dependent on buying shrimp already cleaned. The glaze takes a mere 5 minutes to throw together and the trip under the broiler less than 10.

We all need more of these no-fuss recipes in our lives! Recipes with wildly delicious big flavors…. 

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Roasted Mustard Potatoes

Crispy Roasted Mustard Potatoes

My roasted potato saga continues with a mustard version. A thick and creamy mustard dressing works like magic to form a crispy coating over cubed potatoes that is insanely flavorful.

The dressing base starts with mustard and also has butter, olive oil, lemon, oregano and parmesan cheese. A wickedly delicious combination. … 

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Baked Cauliflower Bites with Cheddar Dipping Sauce

I’m a former mustard-hater-turned-lover who grew up loathing the yellow mustard and the occasional spicy brown Grey Poupon that showed up in our fridge so this was my chance at redemption. I did it for the mustard…. 

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