Homemade Organic Copycat Chick-Fil-A Polynesian Sauce

According to the Chick-Fil-A Polynesian Sauce vs. Marzetti Honey French Dressing video, this recipe will also double as a copycat Marzetti Honey French Dressing recipe.

 Here’s What You’ll  Need:

  • 1/3 cup organic sunflower oil; OR organic olive oil
  • 1/3 cup unchlorinated and unfluoridated water
  • 1/4 cup organic cane sugar
  • 2 Tbsp. raw organic honey (local honey from real honeybees)
  • 2 Tbsp. organic raw apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. organic distilled white vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. organic tomato paste (not heaping)
  • 1 tsp. Real Salt
  • 1 tsp. organic paprika
  • 3/4 tsp. organic dry yellow mustard
  • 1/4 tsp. organic beet juice (from making Homemade Organic Roasted Beets)
  • 1/8 tsp. organic granulated onion
  • 1/8 tsp. organic granulated garlic
  • 1 tsp. organic arrowroot powder

Here’s How I do it:

  1. Mix all ingredients into a 2 quart Chef’s saucepan and whisk until smooth.
  2. Bring to a boil and immediately reduce to a simmer; Stir until thickened, approximately 3 minutes.
  3. This mixture will thicken as it cools.
  4. Allow to cool completely before placing into a pint jar.
  5. Place a tight-fitting lid onto the jar and place into the refrigerator.
  6. This is fine to eat immediately, but tastes even better the next day after being in the refrigerator.
  7. Enjoy!

Homemade Organic Basic Yellow Mustard

This recipe has been adapted from Haute Dogs.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • 1/2 cup organic dry mustard
  • 1/2 cup organic distilled white vinegar
  • 6 Tbsp. unchlorinated and unfluoridated water
  • 2 tsp. organic unbleached white flour
  • 2 tsp. organic ground turmeric
  • 1/4 tsp. Real Salt
  • 1 tsp. organic cane sugar
  • 1/4 tsp. organic granulated garlic

Here’s How I do it:

  1. Pour all ingredients into a heavy-bottomed stainless-steel saucepan; Mix until well blended.
  2. Bring mixture to a boil, then immediately remove from heat.
  3. Allow mixture to cool, then store in glass Mason jars with tight-fitting lids.
  4. Enjoy!

Homemade Organic Lime Poppy Seed Dressing

I have adapted this recipe from Better Homes and Gardens’ book, “So Good With Fruit“; This is also very delicious on taco salads or with spicy foods, not just canned or fresh fruit.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • 1/3 cup organic distilled white vinegar
  • 1/4 cup organic lime juice (100% juice)
  • 1/2 cup organic cane sugar
  • 1 tsp. Real Salt
  • 1 tsp. organic dry mustard
  • 1 tsp. organic poppy seed
  • 1 tsp. organic ground paprika
  • 1/8 tsp. organic granulated onion
  • 1 cup organic olive oil

Here’s How I do it:

  1. Heat vinegar and lime juice until boiling.
  2. Mix the dry ingredients together, and place in a pint-and-a-half Mason jar.
  3. Pour the hot liquid over the dry ingredients and stir until well combined.
  4. Pour the olive oil over the mixture and allow to cool for 30 – 45 minutes.
  5. Using an immersion blender on low speed, blend until slightly thickened; Chill.
  6. Enjoy!

Homemade Organic Dijon Mustard

I have adapted this recipe from Cooking Channel TV to make it organic.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • 1/2 cup organic yellow mustard seeds
  • 1/2 cup organic brown mustard seeds
  • 1 1/2 cups organic dry white wine (Frey Vineyards preferred)
  • 1 cup unchloinated and unfluoridated water
  • 1/2 cup organic white wine vinegar or organic champagne vinegar
  • 1/4 cup organic dry mustard
  • 1 Tbsp. organic granulated onion
  • 1 tsp. Real Salt

Here’s How I do it:

  1. Combine all ingredients into a quart sized Mason jar with tight-fitting lid; Shake well to combine.
  2. Place into the refrigerator for 24 hours; Shake periodically to mix ingredients.
  3. Use an immersion blender to puree the contents inside the quart jar; Puree to desired thickness.
  4. Transfer the blended mustard to a saucepan over medium heat.
  5. Bring to a boil then reduce to a simmer and cook, stirring frequently, until reduced by about a third.  You want this mixture to be spreadable but not to thick or thin; If the mustard becomes too thick, add water or wine a tablespoon at a time until the desired thickness is reached.
  6. You can store this in the refrigerator, or can using the water-bath method.
  7. This recipe yields 3 cups.
  8. Enjoy!

Homemade Organic Creamy Cole Slaw

I have adapted this recipe from Bobby Flay.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • 1 head organic green cabbage, finely shredded
  • 2 large organic carrots, finely shredded
  • 3/4 cup Homemade Organic Mayonnaise
  • 2 Tbsp. organic full-fat sour cream
  • 2 Tbsp. organic Spanish onion, grated
  • 2 tsp. organic cane sugar
  • 2 Tbsp. organic distilled white vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. organic dry mustard
  • 2 tsp. Homemade Organic Celery Salt
  • 1/2 tsp. organic freshly ground peppercorn blend

Here’s How I do it:

  1. Combine the shredded cabbage and carrots in a large bowl.
  2. Whisk together the mayonnaise, sour cream, onion, sugar, vinegar, mustard, celery salt, salt, and pepper in a medium bowl; Add to the cabbage mixture.
  3. Mix well to combine.
  4. Taste for seasoning; add more salt, pepper, or sugar if desired.
  5. Enjoy!

Homemade Organic Copycat Old Bay Seasoning

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • 2 Tbsp. organic bay leaf powder
  • 2 Tbsp. organic celery salt
  • 1 Tbsp. organic dry mustard
  • 1 tsp.  organic ground peppercorn blend
  • 2 tsp. organic ground ginger
  • 2 tsp. organic sweet paprika (or organic smoked paprika is a great substitution)
  • 1-1/2 tsp. organic ground nutmeg
  • 1 tsp. organic ground cloves
  • 1 tsp. organic ground allspice
  • 1/2 tsp. organic crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1/2 tsp. organic ground cardamom
  • 1/4 tsp. organic ground cinnamon

Here’s How I do it:

  1. Place all ingredients into a glass jar with tight-fitting lid.
  2. Shake until blended.
  3. Store in an old glass spice jar with tight fitting lid.
  4. Enjoy!

Homemade Organic Whole Grain Chicken Helper Honey Mustard Chicken

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • 2 cups shredded Homemade Organic Chicken Roast or 1 pint Homemade Organic Freezer Ground Chicken Mix
  • 1 cup shredded organic carrots
  • 1 cup organic sweet peas
  • 1 garlic clove, minced (optional)
  • 1-1/2 cups organic brown rice
  • 2 Tbsp. organic schmaltz (rendered chicken fat)
  • 1-1/2 cups Homemade Organic Chicken Stock
  • 2/3 cup Homemade Organic Vegetable Stock
  • 1/2 cup organic white wine (Frey Vineyards recommended)
  • 1/4 cup organic whey (not powdered)
  • 1 Tbsp. organic white distilled vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. organic lemon juice
  • 2 tsp. Homemade Organic Magic Poultry Seasoning
  • 2 tsp. Real Salt
  • 1/4 tsp. organic dry mustard
  • 1/4 tsp. organic yellow mustard seeds
  • 1/4 tsp. organic brown mustard seeds
  • 1/4 tsp. organic turmeric
  • 1/3 cup organic prepared yellow mustard
  • 2-3 Tbsp. local honey

Here’s How I did it:

  1. If using Homemade Organic Freezer Ground Chicken Mix:  Pour 1/4 cup water into a deep saucepan with lid; Add the frozen chicken mix, schmaltz and rice; Simmer for 15 minutes over medium heat, covered.  Uncover; break up the frozen chunks into smaller pieces.  Add garlic (if using) and simmer for an additional 5 minutes.  Add the schmaltz and proceed with step 6.
  2. Heat a large frying pan (I used the ones with 2″ sides) over medium-high heat.
  3. Once the frying pan is heated, add the schmaltz; Heat the schmaltz until it is hot and bubbly.
  4. Add the carrots and rice to the pan.
  5. Saute for 10 minutes, until the rice begins to turn a light golden brown.
  6. In a small bowl mix the honey, prepared mustard, lemon juice and garlic.  Stir until it’s well blended.
  7. Add the honey mustard mixture, poultry seasoning, dry mustard, mustard seeds, and turmeric to the frying pan and stir well.
  8. Add the chicken stock, peas and shredded chicken (If not using the chicken mix) to the pan and stir until well blended;  Cover.
  9. Bring the mixture to a boil, then reduce the heat.
  10. Simmer for 50 minutes.
  11. While the mixture is simmering, prepare the glaze.
  12. After the rice mixture has simmered for 50 minutes, take off the cover.
  13. Carefully pour the glaze onto the rice mixture, and cover.
  14. Cook an additional 10-15 minutes, until the rice is tender and the liquid is mostly absorbed.
  15. Uncover and allow to sit for 5 minutes before serving.
  16. Enjoy!