Lebanese Chicken Tawook

Chicken Tawook - The Lemon Bowl

Chicken tawook, a traditional Lebanese dish, becomes juicy and tender from a simple marinade of fresh lemon juice and garlic. If I could eat one food every single day for the rest of my life, it would be Lebanese food. People often ask how I came up with "The Lemon Bowl" and ultimately it all goes back to my Middle Eastern roots. Lemon is the star ingredient in almost every Lebanese recipe and I … {Read the full article}

Sesame Crusted Baked Chicken Fingers with Sriracha Ketchup

Sesame Baked Chicken Fingers - The Lemon Bowl

Roasted black sesame seeds and crispy panko create the perfect crunchy coating for these healthy baked chicken fingers. Whenever we go to Costco, I always pick up a large pack of organic chicken breasts. While organic meat is a bit pricier, it's a good incentive to keep portions in check and fill our plates with more vegetables than meat. This time of year, I typically throw chicken on the … {Read the full article}

Chicken Broccoli Pasta with Lemon Butter Sauce

Chicken Broccoli Pasta with Lemon Butter Sauce - The Lemon Bowl

Chicken broccoli pasta gets kicked up a notch with a simple, yet flavorful, white wine butter sauce bursting with fresh lemon flavor. Whenever I travel out of town, I like to stock the fridge with plenty of food and ready-to-eat meals that my husband can easily reheat for the boys. Last week I had the opportunity to travel to Virginia to visit one of Sabra's chick pea farms. As someone who … {Read the full article}

Fresh Rolls with Pulled Pork, Mango and Avocado

Pulled Pork Fresh Rolls with Mango and Avocado - The Lemon Bowl

A fusion of Asian flavors, you are going to love this modern spin on the Vietnamese classic made with fresh mango, creamy avocado and juicy pulled pork. Fresh rolls have got to be, hands down, one of my favorite no-cook dinners in the summer. Even though they appear to be time intensive, you never have to turn on the oven or stand by the stove which is always a plus this time of … {Read the full article}

Indian Spiced Grilled Chicken

Indian Spiced Grilled Chicken by The Lemon Bowl

A simple and flavorful grilled chicken recipe, my Indian spiced yogurt marinade tenderizes lean meat to create a juicy end result your whole family will love. Let's be real: boneless, skinless chicken breasts can get boring when eaten night after night. Since they are naturally lean, they have a tendency to dry out quickly if not prepared properly. To ensure a juicy, tender chicken breast, I … {Read the full article}

Chinese Chicken Lettuce Cups

Chinese Chicken Lettuce Cups - The Lemon Bowl

Chinese Chicken Lettuce Cups are a healthy spin on the popular restaurant appetizer. Packed with classic Asian flavors like ginger, hoisin and sesame, you won't notice the missing fat and calories. You know what's crazy about this recipe? We probably eat some version of these lettuce cups at least two or three times a month. As a food blogger who rarely eats the same dinner twice, that tells you … {Read the full article}

Greek Turkey Burgers with Creamy Tzatziki Sauce

Greek Burgers with Tzatziki Sauce - The Lemon Bowl

Greek-style turkey burgers are grilled to perfection and topped with a creamy garlic and dill tzatziki sauce. Protein packed and exploding with flavor, these Greek burgers are a healthy addition to any BBQ. Although I don't have an ounce of Greek blood in my body, I feel like they are my people. I mean, let's take a look at the key ingredients in Greek cuisine: lemon, garlic, yogurt, olive oil, … {Read the full article}

Indian-Spiced Turkey and Vegetable Ragu

Indian Summer Turkey Chili - The Lemon Bowl

This hearty turkey and vegetable ragu is packed with warm Indian spices that will have your taste buds begging for more. FACT: "Clean Out the Fridge" dinners are, hands down, the most delicious meals you'll eat all week. I don't know about you but whenever I enter the kitchen without any sort of plan, recipe or strategy, I almost always end up with the most creative, flavorful and inventive meal … {Read the full article}