It shall be this one's duty to offer recipes and menus. These will be easy to follow, and tested to be good enough that a slave would allow his Master to serve it to Master's Guests and reflect only the best of his Master.
For far worse than Master's anger is Master's disappointment.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Sherwood Forrest Easy Glazed Chicken
made your arrow
6 years ago, some academics in England concluded that Robin Hood may
have been gay. New studies suggest he was actually a gay outlaw who
had been exiled from "straight" society. Little John, not
Maid Marian, was his true love.
reassessment is based on 14th-century ballads of Robin Hood, which
detail his relationships with his "merrie men", especially
Little John and Will Scarlet.
translation includes the verse: "When Robin Hood was about 20
years old; he happen'd to meet Little John; A jolly brisk blade right
fit for the trade, for he was a lusty young man."
ballads indicate that Robin Hood roamed Nottinghamshire in the late
13th or 14th century and that his popularity came from his ability to
flout authority, not from giving away money.
historians agree that the relationship between Hood and John in the
ballads is "ambiguous".
Dobson, professor of medieval history at the University of Cambridge,
points out the 13th century had seen increasing oppression of gays:
"In the 12th century homosexuality was accepted, but in the 13th
the church became much less tolerant and such people were driven
no studies ever indicated that either he or any of his merrie men
ever roasted chicken with a mixture of soy sauce and brown sugar but
that does not stop us from naming this in their honor.
chicken thighs (with skin & bones)
cup of brown sugar
tbs light soy sauce 1 tbs red wine vinegar 3 tbsp olive oil 4
shallots, chopped are
optional Salt and Pepper to taste
Preheat oven to 425
2. In a large bowl, combine
marinade with a whisk and toss with chicken. Season well.
Place chicken pieces skin side up in a roasting dish that has been
sprayed with cooking spray.
Roast for 35 minutes until it begins to brown.
Remove and baste with marinade. Flip pieces and bake a
remaining 10 minutes or until chicken is cooked.
Garnish as you choose.
made this meal even merrier by roasting fresh asparagus, making a
chicken gravy and re-heating left-over mashed potatoes.
could not have been simpler to throw together. Yet the light glaze
adds a sweet touch to the juicy chicken.
this fun look at history along with a great way to fix chicken hits
the bulls eye for your table.