Seasonal Menus at The Gould .::. Episode 35

Sharon Hoatland and Executive Chef Ben Bird join Jim and Marilyn in-studio to talk about the new seasonal menu at The Gould Hotel in Seneca Falls, the local Farmer’s Market, and great events coming up at the downtown Seneca Falls hotel. Also, Jim shares two great recipes for you to try at home.

GRILLED CHICKEN SOUVLAKII

BRINE 11/2 POUNDS CHICKEN BREAST CUT INTO 1 INCH CUBES
2 TABLESPOON SALT IN 1 QUART OF WATER, STIR UNTIL SALT IS DISSOLVED,, ADD CUT UP CHICKEN BREAST, REFRIGERATE 30 MINUTES
REMOVE DRAIN AND PAT DRY
MIX AND ADD TO BREAST, 2 TABLESPOONS OLIVE OIL, 1 TEASPOON OF LEMON ZEST,1/4 CUP OF LEMON JUICE ,2 TABLESPOONS OF PARSLEY, 1 TEASPOON HONEY,
1 TEASPOON DRY OREGANO, 1/2 TEASPOON BLACK PEPPER
SKEWER 2 PIECES OF 2″ BY 2″ GREEN PEPPER, THEN1/4 OF CHICKEN CUBES AND THEN 2″BY 2 ” PIECES OF ONION,
MAKE A TOTAL OF 4 SKEWERS, GRILL A TOTAL OF14 MINUTES , BRUSH COOKED CHICKEN WITH GARLIC OIIL( A MIXTURE OF2 TABLESPOONS OF OLIVE OIL AND 1 TEASPOON GARLIC POWDER)
SERVE IN PITA BREAD WITH SHREDDED LETTUCE , CHOPPED TOMATO AND TZATZIKI SAUCE
TZATZIKI
MIX: 1 TABLESPOON LEMON JUICE , 1 GRATED GARLIC CLOVE, 3/4 CUP GREEK YOGURT, 1 CUCUMBER PEELED, SEEDED AND DICED,
3 TABLESPOONS MINCED FRESH MINT, 1 TABLESPOON FRESH MINCED PARSLEY, 1/8 TEASPOON SALT.

GRILLED CHICKEN THIGHS WITH SOY, VINEGAR SAUCE

21/2 POUNDS BONELESS, SKINLESS CHICKEN THIGHS, (AROUND 10 THIGHS)
RUB WITH CANOLA OIL, ADD A MIXTURE OF 2 TABLESPOONS CHINESE 5 SPICE POWDER, 1 TABLESPOON SUGAR
1 TEASPOON GARLIC POWDER, 3/4 TEASPOON KOSHER SALT
RUB INTO THIGHS AND GRILL ABOUT 5 MINUTES PER SIDE
REMOVE FROM GRILL AND DRIZZLE WITH SAUCE
MIX, 2 TABLESPOONS SOY SAUCE, 2 TEASPOON RICE VINEGAR
1 TEASPOON SESAME OIL, 1/4 TEASPOON CRUSHED RED PEPPER
SERVE WITH A GARNISH OF CHOPPED CILANTRO OR PARSLEY