Tag: chicken

One pan Mediterranean chicken with rice.

I’ve been wanting to try out a one pan chicken and rice dish for so long, and what I had in mind was inspired by a paella but was even less effort, and I was after the kind of midweek meal that ticks all the boxes. Classic Mediterranean flavours have been something I’m stuck on, ...

Crunchy chicken & almond salad

This salad is what you get when your older kids decide that five in the afternoon is a good time to tell you that they’ll be home for dinner after all. So those few chicken schnitzels that were going to feed three now need to stretch to feeding a few more. There’s always the pizza ...

Pantry essentials :: Ras el Hanout

Trust me when I say that this Middle Eastern spice mix is going to change your meals. I picked up a small tub earlier this year and liberally seasoned a free range chicken before cooking it on the BBQ {see recipe here} and the results were nothing short of spectacular. Since then I’ve used it ...

Southern fried chicken

It seems like no matter how many times I ask my kids what they feel like for dinner they always have the same answers: lasagne, Mexican, or pizza. So it was nice to get a different response when one came back with “buttermilk fried chicken”. Off I went to Dr Google for some clue as ...

Kid friendly Thai chicken curry

This started life as a Thai green chicken curry, and eventually ended up being very mild and not very green. The eggplant and basil traditional to the original have been lost on the way, but there’s no reason not to pop them in if you like. I do like to add the green snake beans ...

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Crispy Chicken Scnitzel

Of all the recipes I have ever shared, or even served, my crispy chicken schnitzels would have to be at the top of the list when it comes to popularity. Schnitzels are one of those dishes that are loved by young and old alike, and never go out of fashion. I proudly stand by this ...

Chicken & Vegetable Spring Rolls

There is a little bit of time to be spent preparing these, but they are SO worth a try. They are not difficult at all, and taste amazing. I guarantee there will be none left over. Ingredients: 500g chicken mince 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 small piece ginger, grated 1 spring onion bulb, finely ...