Melissa d'Arabian

Melissa d'Arabian
Crispy Chicken a l'Orange
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Melissa uses frozen orange juice concentrate to glaze this chicken dish.

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  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa d'Arabian proves you can serve an elegant seafood meal without splurging on cost. Pasta alla Pescatore takes center stage, with delicate flounder and sweet shrimp in a white wine-tomato sauce. Romaine Salad is a crisp and satisfying side, dressed in a light Parmesan Vinaigrette. For the grand finale, Orange Chocolate Lava Cakes send the meal over the top while staying under budget.

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Impress for less with Melissa's elegant menu that's perfect for entertaining. Fish en Papillote is an entrée with great presentation points, and the delicate flavors pop with Rice with Caramelized Shallots. Chocolate French Toast makes for a decadent sweet finale.

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa d'Arabian has a delicious steak dinner that's quick enough for a weeknight, yet impressive enough for company. Her Sliced Sirloin Steak is the center of the menu, with Poblano Pesto to spoon over the top, and Sweet Potato Hash to serve alongside. Non-Alcoholic Sangria is a refreshing way to toast this satisfying meal.

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa d'Arabian cooks a meal fit for guests that also fits your budget. Her Roasted Chicken, cooked alongside tender potatoes, comes out juicy and golden every time; Garlicky Sautéed Swiss Chard makes a fresh and flavorful side dish. For dessert, Petite Nutella Pochettes are bite-sized treats everyone will love.

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa d'Arabian takes grilling beyond steaks and burgers with a light fish menu. Her Citrus Tilapia "En Papillote" features delicate tilapia filets grilled in foil packets, served on a bed of baby spinach and topped with her Grilled Summer Relish. For dessert, Grilled Pound Cake gets served with warm grilled peaches and an orange-scented Cream Cheese Glaze.

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa d'Arabian spruces up weeknight chicken with an easy, French-inspired menu. Chicken in Mustard features tender braised chicken in a rich and creamy sauce. Super Buttered Noodles make the perfect companion. On the side, a delicate Leek Salad with balsamic vinaigrette is simple and elegant.

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa puts together a delicious steak dinner that won't break the bank. Her French Cut Steak highlights the flavors in strip steak, which she serves alongside Crispy Potato Cake and hearty Winter Kale Salad.

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa d'Arabian shares her fun and simple recipes for homemade Falafel, which she serves on a simple salad of lettuce, tomato and cucumber. Her Creamy White Bean Yogurt Sauce is tangy and garlicky, perfect to drizzle over the golden falafel. Couscous Tabouli, packed with fresh herbs, tomatoes and Israeli Couscous, makes a light and zesty side.

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  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa d'Arabian puts her twist on American classics. Warm Steak and Potato Salad makes a hearty entree, and Apple Cobbler with Cardamom Caramel Sauce is a new take on a traditional treat.

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Bring your favorite Italian flavors home with Melissa's Lemony Shrimp Scampi Pasta, Roasted Broccoli With Parmesan, and coffee-spiked, creamy Affogato. As always, all three will be on your table for under $10 -- that's amore!

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa's down-home menu starts with Chicken and Biscuits, tender chicken thighs simmered in a rich bacon gravy, served over super-quick Sour Cream Garlic Biscuits. On the side, Broccoli and Cauliflower Salad livens up the plate with fresh flavor, crunchy texture, and creamy Dijon dressing.

  • Ten Dollar Dinners

    Melissa d'Arabian takes grilling beyond steaks and burgers with a light fish menu. Her Citrus Tilapia "En Papillote" features delicate tilapia filets grilled in foil packets, served on a bed of baby spinach and topped with her Grilled Summer Relish. For dessert, Grilled Pound Cake gets served with warm grilled peaches and an orange-scented Cream Cheese Glaze.

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About Melissa d'Arabian

Melissa proved that dreams can come true when she won Season 5 of Food Network Star. Her grand prize: the hit show Ten Dollar Dinners. More

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Ten Dollar Dinners

On her daytime cooking series, Season 5 winner of Food Network Star and mom of four Melissa d'Arabian shows viewers how to incorporate creative and tasty meals into their budgets by sharing her tried-and-true recipes.