Air Fryer: Parmesan Herb Crusted Chicken with Lemon Garlic Green Beans

Air Fryer Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Preheat the air fryer to 400°F and lightly spray the basket with oil. Place chicken breasts in the bag of seasoned breading, toss to coat both sides. Press mixture into sides. When the air fryer is ready, place chicken breasts into the prepared basket and spritz the…

Air Fryer: Nashville “Hot as You Like It” Chicken

Air Fryer Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Preheat air fryer to 375°F and light spray basket with oil. Add the desired amount of cayenne pepper to the dredging mixture (Hot – 1 tsp, Medium – 1/2 tsp, Mild – no cayenne.) Remove chicken breasts from buttermilk, add to bag with dredging mixture, seal bag,…

Celebrating 19 Years of Dream Dinners

Did you know that we hosted the very first Dream Dinners session 19 years ago today? In March 2002, co-founders Tina Kuna and Stephanie Allen held the first meal prep sessions at their new Dream Dinners store. Check out the picture with this post to see them with the first session calendar – we’ve come…

Instant Pot: Classic Chicken Fricassee

Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Add chicken breasts and sauté for 2-3 minutes. Add vegetable mix, white wine, sauce base, and ½ cup water or broth to pot and stir. Pressure cook on HIGH for…

Instant Pot: Italiano Chicken and Orzo

Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Add chicken mixture, and allow to brown for about 5-6 minutes. Stir in the seasoned tomato mixture to blend, then add the orzo and ½ cup of water. Program to…

Instant Pot: Chicken Mirabella

Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Place chicken breasts and sauce with ½ cup water in Instant Pot. Set to HIGH pressure for 10 minutes. After 10 minutes do a quick release of the pressure, the chicken should have an internal temp of 165°F. Remove bay leaves and serve immediately.

Instant Pot: Cashew Chicken and Noodles

Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add chicken and brown for 3-4 minutes. Add cashews and continue cooking until cashews start to brown, 2-3 minutes. Add sauce, dry linguine, and 1 cup of water. Be sure to stir pasta in liquid, wetting the noodles. Seal and lock lid….

Instant Pot: Classic Chicken Cacciatore with Linguine

Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in refrigerator Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp. of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Add vegetable blend and sauté for 3-5 minutes or until the vegetables are tender. Add sauce to the pan and the desired amount of red pepper flakes for heat preference. Stir…

Instant Pot: Grilled Bruschetta Chicken

Although the Instant Pot takes the “grilled” out of the Grilled Bruschetta Chicken, the fresh Italian flavors are only intensified. Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Remove chicken from marinade and brown chicken 2 minutes per…

Instant Pot: Hawaiian BBQ Chicken with Pineapple and Peppers

Chef Laura has adapted the cooking instructions for this menu item so that even an Instant Pot newbie can feel confident in this method of preparing dinner! Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Sprinkle rub mix…

Instant Pot: Maple Bourbon BBQ Chicken with Bacon

Chef Laura has adapted the cooking instructions for this menu item so that even an Instant Pot newbie can feel confident in this method of preparing dinner! Instant Pot Cooking Instructions Thaw in the refrigerator. Set Instant Pot to SAUTE. Add 1 Tbsp of oil to the bottom of the pressure cooker. Brown chicken 3…