Where can I find fresh hoja santa in San Jose? With all the Mexican markets here you'd have thought it wouldn't be so difficult, but none of the more than a dozen or so that I've tried even seem to know what it is.
Lightly charring the lemon slices intensifies their flavor and creates a gorgeous look for this delicious chicken dinner. Be sure to include any of the sweet, tangy liquid the lemons give off in the bowl; it adds incredible depth to the sauce.
Chicken and dumplings are a notoriously time-consuming enterprise, but the end result is very much worth the effort. However, if you're a time-crunched cook who craves the comforting pleasures of this classic dish, this is the recipe for you.