Saturday, December 19, 2009

Recipe and a Giveaway Winner

Well, the Friday Night Sew-In was a success.. once again! I'm not quite ready to share what I was working on.. I'll post pictures of it tomorrow.

But in the mean time, I will share a recipe.. and the winner of our Sew-In Giveaway.

First, the recipe. This is something that we make on a regular basis.. and they are sooooooo good.
Hopefully you have a Trader Joe's by you.. cuz if you don't.. I'm so sorry!

This is Lemon Cilantro Chicken..

Honestly, I don't measure.. I just dump it all into the bag.

4 Chicken Breast (Cut into large chunks)
5 Garlic Cloves.. chopped
1 bunch of Cilantro (washed and chopped)
Salt / Pepper to taste
1/4 cup Olive Oil
1/2 cup Lemon Juice
1/4 cup Rice Vinegar

Place all ingredients in a large ziploc bag and marinate for at least 2 hours.

Put all chicken on skewers and grill.
Then - if you have a Trader Joe's, you can get their Flatbread and Tzatziki sauce. I warm the Flatbread in a frypan (no oil or anything.. just heat).

Another variation would be to leave chicken breasts whole and grill. Then serve with your favorite side dish. Trust me.. it's GOOD!!

Now.. for the Giveaway Winner!!! Drum Roll please.... Bev C. Congratulations Bev.

Please send your address to my email - and I will get your package in the mail!

Thanks to everyone who joined us on Friday night! I know a lot of us got quite a bit done.. and that's what Friday Night Sew-In's are all about.

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Jen @ said...

Heidi -
You won the french burlap pillow in my handmade gift party giveaway!

Congratulations! Will you send your address to my email? Thanks and Merry Christmas. I also blogged about your cute little teacher bags you made today.


Bev C said...

Hello Heidi, Wow this is great. I enjoyed being involved in this.Motivation is a wonderful sewing tool! Happy days.

Val said...

Oh I missed being in the sew in but we were busy having a wonderful wedding. All went great. Very sweet. I will be in the next sew in though. The chicken looks great!

Needled Mom said...

Congratulations to Bev C!!!!!!

That recipe sounds sooooo good. I love cilantro and we have a TJ right up the hill from us. I'm going to have to check it out. Thanks for sharing.

Peggi said...

So, I'm assuming you finish it off by putting the chicken and tzatziki sauce together in the flatbread?

I do have a TJ's, but Winco is closer and they carry Tzatziki & flatbread. :) I think I know what I'm making for dinner!