My cookbook, The Secret Ingredient: Tasty Recipes With an Unusual Twist, includes more than 90 recipes for using common ingredients in unexpected combinations, like Popcorn Salad, Cola Sloppy Joes, Pork n' Bean Bread, Cheesy Chocolate Fudge and Twinkie Ice Cream Shakes. Try a few of the recipes on this blog.
Which Came First Deviled Eggs From: The Secret Ingredient: Tasty Recipes with an Unusual Twist
Secret Ingredient: Chicken
6 hard-boiled eggs
1/2 cup finely chopped cooked chicken
3 tablespoons mayonnaise
1 tablespoon dill pickle relish
2 teaspoons grated onion 1 teaspoon prepared mustard 1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes Salt & ground black pepper to taste Paprika, for garnish (Optional)
Cut eggs lengthwise in half. Place yolks in a bowl and mash with a fork. Add chicken, mayonnaise, relish, onion, mustard, parsley, salt and pepper. Mix until well blended. Fill egg whites with egg yolk mixture. Sprinkle lightly with paprika. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.