Is mac & cheese the healthiest dinner choice? Of course not. Would I recommend serving it more than once a week? Probably not. But when made well, perhaps with some veggies thrown in, mac & cheese is certainly a better option than say, a Happy Meal.
This recipe, a staple in our house, has become a symbol to me of how rich you can be even when you're broke. Humble, everyday ingredients transformed into something that's both beautiful and full of intense flavors.
For a long time, I made meatballs with ground turkey. They were very good, but very, very basic. I started dressing them up about 6 months ago, using different kids of meats and, eventually, stuffings.
Welcome to this, our very first episode to appear on Huffington Post's Food section. In our inaugural episode we make a basic, delicious recipe easy enough for anyone to re-create: Perfect Roasted Chicken.