Chicken Pilaf

Chicken Pilaf 10 strands saffron soaked in 1 1/2 cups salt reduced chicken stock for 30 mins before starting the recipe, then add 1/2 cup white wine and put aside 600g skinless chicken thighs, cut into chunks 1 chorizo sliced 1 red onion finely chopped 2 garlic cloves crushed...

Roast Lemongrass and Ginger Chicken with Asian Greens

Roast Lemongrass and Ginger Chicken with Asian Greens 2 x 600g double breast of chicken, skin on 1 Tbsp olive oil sea salt and freshly ground pepper 160g lemongrass and ginger butter, softened (see below) Lemongrass and Ginger Butter: 2 Tbsp finely sliced lemongrass, white part only 1 Tbsp...

Italian Chicken Meatloaves with Mash

Photo by Julie O’Malley Italian Chicken Meatloaves with Mash 500g chicken breast mince 200g pork mince 2 garlic cloves, crushed Pinch dried chilli flakes 1/2 cup dried breadcrumbs 1 egg, lightly beaten 1/3 cup roughly chopped fresh basil leaves 1/3 cup finely chopped sun-dried tomatoes 2 Tablespoons pine nuts,...

Chicken Salad with Spiced Figs and Buffalo Mozzarella

Photo by Julie O’Malley Chicken Salad with Spiced Figs and Buffalo Mozzarella 4 x 200g chicken breast fillets (skin on) * 1 Tbsp olive oil 2 buffalo mozzarella balls ** or 6 bocconcini, torn into bite-sized pieces 4 prosciutto slices, torn 2 cups rocket leaves Spiced Figs: 1 cup...

Spiced Orange Roast Chicken

Photo by Mem Spiced Orange Roast Chicken 1.2kg chicken thigh fillets 80ml (1/3 cup) fresh orange juice 80ml (1/3 cup) honey 2 tsp olive oil 2 garlic cloves, crushed 2 tsp ground coriander 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp turmeric 1 orange, thinly sliced Finely chopped fresh chives, to...

Chicken Yakitori Skewers

Photo by Kelli Chicken Yakitori Skewers Serves 6 1/4 cup (60ml) sake 1/4 cup (60ml) Japanese soy sauce 2 Tbsp mirin 2 Tbsp caster sugar 6 chicken thigh fillets, cut into 2cm pieces Ground white pepper, to season 2 green onions, trimmed, cut into 3cm pieces 2 tsp vegetable...

Smoked Chicken and Sundried Tomato Cheesecake

Smoked Chicken and Sundried Tomato Cheesecake Serves 10 Base: 250g crushed savoury cheese biscuits 90g melted butter Filling: 10g butter 2 large leeks, sliced 250g Philadelphia cream cheese, softenend 300g sour cream 5 eggs 200g smoked chicken breast, roughly chopped 150g sun dried tomatoes, roughly chopped 100g grated cheddar...

Pumpkin and Chicken Curry

Pumpkin and Chicken Curry 2 chicken breasts, sliced 5 cups pumpkin, diced 2 Tbsp olive oil 1 onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 2 Tbsp ground ginger 1 Tbsp ground turmeric 2 Tbsp ground coriander 2 Tbsp ground cumin 1 1/2 cups vegetable stock 1 bunch fresh coriander,...

Sicilian Vinegar Chicken

Photo by EmmCee Sicilian Vinegar Chicken 1 onion 100ml olive oil 1 chicken (approx. 2-2.25kg, skinned and jointed into 8 pieces) *can use chicken pieces instead Maldon salt and black pepper 250ml chicken stock 125ml dry white wine 125ml red wine vinegar juice of half a lemon handful of...

Sticky Chicken Wings

Sticky Chicken Wings 16 chicken wings 1/2 cup soy sauce 1/4 cup red wine 1/4 cup sugar 2 tsp finely chop ginger 1. Preheat oven to 200c. 2. Trim away wing tips and lie wings in a baking tin in a single layer, skin side down. 3. Place soy...

Satay Chicken

Photo by Rebecca Payn Satay Chicken Serves 4 12 skewers 1 1/2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 1/2 teaspoons honey 1 teaspoon turmeric 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 Tablespoon peanut oil 700g chicken tenderloins, halved lengthways 1 1/3 cups jasmine rice 6 green onions, sliced diagonally 1 cup satay (barbecue)...

Butter Chicken

Photo by Rebecca Payn Butter Chicken 500g chicken thigh fillets, quartered 1 onion, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 2 Tbsp butter 2 tsp garam masala 1 tsp sweet paprika 2 tsp ground coriander 1 tsp finely chopped ginger (or 1/2 tsp ground) 1/4 tsp chilli powder 1...

Pesto Chicken Pasta With Pumpkin

Photo by Julie O’Malley Pesto Chicken Pasta With Pumpkin Serves 4 45g (1/4 cup) pine nuts 1kg butternut pumpkin, peeled, seeded, cut into 2cm pieces 1/2 cup olive oil 240g cherry truss tomatoes 400g dried spaghetti 3 chicken breast fillets 1 1/2 cups fresh basil leaves 1 small garlic...

Butter Chicken

Butter Chicken Serves 4 1 kg (2 lb) chicken thigh fillets 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup (60 ml / 2 fl oz) lemon juice 1 cup (8 fl oz) yoghurt 1 medium onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 3 cm (1 1/4 inch) piece fresh ginger, grated 1 green...

Chicken and Macaroni Bake

Chicken and Macaroni Bake 2 cups macaroni 500gm chicken, finely chopped 1 onion, finely diced 1 carrot, finely diced 1 zucchini, finely diced 3 bacon rashers, diced 1 tin tomato soup 1/2 cup cream or sour cream 1 1/2 cups grated cheese Cook macaroni, drain and set aside. Cook...

Butter Chicken

Butter Chicken 125ml natural yoghurt 1 Tbsp lemon juice 1 tsp turmeric 2 tsp garam masala 1 tsp chilli powder 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp grated fresh ginger 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1kg chicken breast fillets, in largish cubes # Combine all ingredients up to and including garlic...

Chicken and Mango Salad

Photo by A delicious. Year – Katren Chicken and Mango Salad Serves 4 4 (about 120g each) chicken breasts, fat and sinew trimmed 2 tsp grated fresh ginger 2 garlic cloves, crushed 60ml (1/4 cup) rice vinegar 1 lime, juiced 1 Tbsp caster sugar 2 kaffir lime leaves, thinly...

Sumac Chicken with Persian Tomato Salad

Photo by A delicious. Year – Katren Sumac Chicken with Persian Tomato Salad Serves 4 2 garlic cloves, crushed 2 tsp sumac 2 tsp chopped thyme Grated zest and juice of 1 lemon 1/3 cup (80ml) olive oil 2 Tbsp pomegranate molasses 4 chicken breast fillets 6 vine-ripened tomatoes...

Balsamic Chicken with Crispy Mint and Pine Nuts

Photo by Julie O’Malley Balsamic Chicken with Crispy Mint and Pine Nuts Serves 3 3 single chicken breasts, skin on 1 1/2 Tbsp balsamic vinegar 1 1/2 Tbsp brown sugar Sauce: 2 tsp olive oil 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 1/2 cups chicken stock 1/2 cup white wine 1...

Spanish Chicken with Capsicums

Spanish Chicken with Capsicums Serves 4-6 2 Tablespoons olive oil 6 thigh chicken cutlets, fat and skin removed 2 red onions, sliced 3 cloves garlic, crushed 1 1/2 teaspoons smoked paprika 1 red capsicum, seeds removed, sliced 1 yellow capsicum, seeds removed, sliced 1/4 cup white wine 1/2 cup...

Chicken, Sweet Corn and Bacon Soup

Chicken, Sweet Corn and Bacon Soup Serves 6-8 5 rashers bacon, rind and fat trimmed, finely chopped 1 large brown onion, finely chopped 3 cloves garlic, crushed 3 trimmed celery sticks, finely chopped 3 x 420g can sweet corn kernels, rinsed, drained 1.5 litres salt reduced chicken stock 2...

Chocolate Chicken

Chocolate Chicken 3 chicken thighs 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 3 tomatoes, chopped 2 medium onions, chopped 1 tablespoon sugar 480mL chicken stock 50g unsweetened cocoa powder 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3/4 teaspoon anise seed 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground...

Chicken in Garlic Sauce

Photo by Kelli Chicken in Garlic Sauce Serves 6 1 kg boneless, skinless chicken thighs 1 Tbsp sweet paprika 2 Tbsp olive oil 8 garlic cloves, unpeeled 1/4 cup fino sherry (dry) 1/2 cup chicken stock 1 bay leaf 2 Tbsp chopped flat-leaf parsley # Trim any excess fat...

Chicken with Port Cream and Fettuccine

Photo by Julie O’Malley Chicken with Port Cream and Fettuccine 115g sun dried tomatoes 2-3 chicken breasts, cut in half horizontally 2 Tbsp butter 1 cup port 1 1/2 cups whipping cream Fresh fettuccine Fresh tarragon sprigs, optional as decoration 1. In a small bowl, soak tomatoes in warm...

Lime, Paprika and Honey Glazed Chicken

Photo by Julie O’Malley Lime, Paprika and Honey Glazed Chicken 2 Tbsp plain flour 2 Tbsp sweet paprika salt flakes freshly ground black pepper 8 chicken chops (trimmed thigh pieces with the skin on) 2 red onions, each cut into 8 wedges 2 Tbsp flavourless oil 2 tsp freshly...

Chicken in Garlic Sauce

Chicken in Garlic Sauce 1 kg boneless, skinless chicken thighs 1 Tbsp sweet paprika 2 Tbsp olive oil 8 garlic cloves, unpeeled 1/4 cup dry sherry 1/2 cup chicken stock 1 bay leaf 2 Tbsp chopped flat-leaf parsley 1. Trim any excess fat from chicken and cut thighs into...

Chicken and Lentil Soup

Chicken and Lentil Soup 1/2 tsp saffron threads 1/4 cup boiling water 6 chicken drumsticks 1/4 cup olive oil 1 onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, peeled and chopped 3 tbsp grated root ginger 2 x 400g cans chopped tomatoes 1/2 cup Puy or green lentils 4 cups chicken stock...

Slow Cooked Chicken, Lentil and Pumpkin Curry

Slow Cooked Chicken, Lentil and Pumpkin Curry 2/3 cup of dried brown Lentils 2/3 cup of dried red Lentils 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil 1 large brown onion (200g) chopped finely 2 garlic cloves crushed 2.5 cm piece of fresh ginger (10g) grated 2 teaspoons of ground cumin 2...

Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry 1 1/2 kg Chicken Breast, Cubed 1/2 cup flour 1/4 cup olive oil 2 large onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, crushed or 2 heaped teaspoons crushed garlic 1/4 cup curry paste, or to taste 1/4 cup tomato paste 4 medium potatoes, chopped 2 Large Carrots in chopped...

Smoked Chicken and Sundried Tomato Cheesecake

Smoked Chicken and Sundried Tomato Cheesecake Serves 10 Base: 250g crushed savoury cheese biscuits 90g melted butter Filling: 10g butter 2 large leeks, sliced 250g cream cheese, softened 300g sour cream 5 eggs 200g smoked chicken breast, roughly chopped 150g sun dried tomatoes, roughly chopped 100g grated cheddar cheese...

Chicken, Pumpkin and Spinach Lasagne

Photo by Julie O’Malley Chicken, Pumpkin and Spinach Lasagne 500g butternut pumpkin, cooked and mashed pinch of nutmeg 75g thinly sliced prosciutto, roughly chopped 500g chicken mince 250g frozen spinach, thawed and squeezed dry 2 cloves garlic, crushed 200g low fat ricotta fresh lasagne sheets 1/2 cup grated parmesan...

Chicken Strips

Chicken Strips Serves 4 2 chicken breast fillets 1/3 cup plain flour 1 garlic clove, crushed salt and pepper to taste 2 eggs, lightly beaten 2 cups fresh bread crumbs 1/4 cup oil Cut chicken into strips approximately 1cm diameter and 10cm long. Toss chicken strips in flour, shake...

Apricot Chicken

Apricot Chicken 1kg chicken pieces 500g can apricot nectar pkt French onion soup 1 onion, diced Place chicken into casserole dish with soup, onion, salt and pepper. Add nectar and stir. Cover and bake in the oven on 180c for 1 1/2 hrs....

Chicken in a Cashew Nut Sauce

Chicken in a Cashew Nut Sauce 450g chicken breast fillets, cubed 1 large onion, roughly chopped 1 clove garlic, cut in half 2 Tbsp tomato paste 1/2 cup cashew nuts 1 1/2 tsp garam masala 1/4 tsp chilli powder 1/4 tsp ground turmeric 1 tsp salt 1 Tbsp lemon...

Chicken with Ground Nut Stew

Photo by Julie O’Malley Chicken with Ground Nut Stew olive oil 8 chicken thighs (cutlets) on the bone 1 large onion, chopped 3 garlic cloves, crushed 2 bay leaves 1 tsp good quality curry powder (or to taste) 2 fresh thyme sprigs 1-2 tsp sambel oelek (or any other...

Chicken Caesar Salad

Chicken Caesar Salad Serves 4 1 (about 250g) single chicken breast fillet 1 egg 50g rindless bacon rashers, cut crossways into thin strips 30cm baguette (French breadstick), diagonally cut into 1cm-thick slices 1 baby cos lettuce, leaves separated, washed, dried 150ml Caesar salad dressing 1. Heat a non-stick frying...

Crispy Chicken and Bamboo Lettuce Cups

Crispy Chicken and Bamboo Lettuce Cups Serving Size: Serves 4 2 teaspoons thai red curry paste 1/4 cup coconut cream 1 teaspoon palm sugar 1 tablespoon fish sauce 2 tablespoons oil 600g chicken thigh fillets, trimmed 1/4 cup coarsely chopped coriander, and extra for garnish 2 tablespoons bamboo shoots,...

Spinach-Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Spinach-Stuffed Chicken Breasts Serving Size: Serves 6 250g frozen spinach, thawed, drained 2 tablespoons pine nuts, toasted 1/4 cup (30g) grated tasty cheese 6 chicken breast fillets rind and juice of 1 lemon 2 tablespoons chopped thyme 1 garlic clove, crushed 1/4 cup (60ml) olive oil baby spinach leaves,...

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Fettuccine

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Fettuccine Serves 4 450g dried fettuccine pasta 1 Tablespoon olive oil 650g chicken tenderloins, tendons removed 125g rindless bacon, diced 1 brown onion, diced 300g small cup mushrooms, sliced 420g can Heinz Condensed Cream of Chicken Soup 1/2 cup light thickened cream 1 Tablespoon Worcestershire...

Chicken Chow Mein

Chicken Chow Mein Serving Size: Serves 4-6 500g minced chicken (add a couple rashers of bacon if desired) 1 Tbsp curry powder 2 cloves garlic 1 onion 1 packet chicken noodle soup 500ml chicken stock plus extra water if needed Cauliflower florets (approx 1 cup) Green beans (approx 250g)...

Chicken Chow Mein

Chicken Chow Mein 120g chicken mince 1/2 onion, diced 1 stick celery, sliced 1/2 cup green beans, sliced (can be frozen) 1 1/2 cups shredded cabbage 1/2 carrot, grated 1 teaspoon curry powder 1 chicken stock cube 3/4 cup water Gently fry onion, celery and chicken. Sprinkle over curry...

Chicken Salad With Avocado

Chicken Salad With Avocado Serves: 4 2 shallots, quartered 1/2 cup (125ml) dry white wine 4 tablespoons lemon juice 4 black peppercorns pinch of salt 2 skinless chicken breast fillets (about 300g) 2 large avocados 2 small celery stalks 1 small Lebanese cucumber 2/3 cup (170g) light sour cream...

Honey Glazed Chicken, Melon and Avocado Salad

Honey Glazed Chicken, Melon and Avocado Salad 150g Chicken Breast 30g butter 10g honey 100g rockmelon or honeydew 50g celery 60mls lemon juice 40mls orange juice 60mls olive oil 10g sugar 5g Dijon mustard Salt and Freshly ground pepper 1 orange, zested and segmented 1 Avocado, ripe and firm...

Chicken Stuffed with Spinach and Fetta

Chicken Stuffed with Spinach and Fetta 150g baby spinach, washed plus extra to serve 60g fetta crumbled 800g chicken breast fillets, tenderloins removed or 4 breasts 2 Tbsp plain flour 45g butter 1 cup chicken stock 1/2 cup chopped parsley steamed baby potatoes to serve Heat a saucepan on...

Chicken Croquettes

Chicken Croquettes Serves 3-4 2 cups finely diced cooked chicken or turkey 2 tablespoons grated or very finely chopped onion 2 tablespoons butter 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 1 cup milk Salt and pepper to taste 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 1 tablespoon chopped parsley 1 egg, beaten 3/4 cups...

Pan Fried Chicken Breast with Creamy Spinach Sauce

Pan Fried Chicken Breast with Creamy Spinach Sauce 4 Chicken breasts 150g packet baby spinach 1 Tbsp Dijon Mustard 1 Tbsp Wholegrain mustard 200g Cream 2 chopped spring onions 2 tsp lemon juice white wine to deglaze Season chicken with salt & pepper and pan fry till brown and...

Butter Chicken

Butter Chicken 500g chicken thigh fillets, quartered 1 onion, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 2 Tbsp butter 2 tsp garam masala 1 tsp sweet paprika 2 tsp ground coriander 1 tsp finely chopped ginger (or 1/2 tsp ground) 1/4 tsp chilli powder 1 cinnamon stick (or 1...

Creamy Chicken and Asparagus Bake

Creamy Chicken and Asparagus Bake Serves 4 350g penne pasta 1 Tbsp olive oil 2 single chicken breast fillets, sliced 1 medium brown onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 2 bunches asparagus, trimmed, cut into 5cm pieces 300g sour cream 1/2 cup (125ml) chicken stock 1 1/2 cups grated...

Creamy Pesto Chicken with Gnocchi

Creamy Pesto Chicken with Gnocchi Serves 4 900g chicken thigh fillets 1 Tablespoon olive oil 2 cloves garlic, crushed 2 shallots (50g), chopped finely 100g fresh shiitake mushrooms, sliced thickly 1/2 cup (125ml) dry white whine 1/4 cup (70g) sun-dried tomato pesto 300ml light cream 1/3 cup coarsely chopped...

Thai Chicken Meatballs

Thai Chicken Meatballs 500g chicken breast mince 2 Tablespoons finely chopped fresh chives 2 Tablespoons finely chopped fresh parsley 1 level dessertspoon Thai seasoning 1 teaspoon finely chopped fresh ginger 1 egg 1/2 cup fresh white breadcrumbs salt and pepper to taste 1 Tablespoon cornflour 2 Tablespoons peanut oil...

Chicken and Vegetable Pies

Photo by Rebecca Payn Chicken and Vegetable Pies Makes 4 1 Tbsp olive oil 30g butter 500g chicken breast fillet, cut into 2cm chunks 1 leek, white part only, finely sliced 1 garlic clove, crushed 1 Tbsp flour 1/3 cup (80ml) white wine or water 1 cup (250ml) chicken...

Sate Chicken Tortilla Stack

Photo’s by Rozy Sate Chicken Tortilla Stack 3 chicken thighs diced 1 onion sliced 1/2 tsp minced garlic Sate Sauce of your choice 1 Tbsp oil 2 medium zucchini cut into 5mm diagonal slices 2 large sweet potato cut into 5mm diagonal slices 1 red capsicum, cut in half...

Braised Chicken with Pumpkin, Sage, and Walnuts

Braised Chicken with Pumpkin, Sage, and Walnuts Serves: 4 1 small chicken or 1 medium chicken, cut into serving pieces (or your favourite mix of chicken parts) salt and pepper 2 Tbsp olive oil 1 Tbsp butter 1/2 cup diced onions 1 cup diced carrots 2 1/2 cups peeled...

Chicken and Leek Casserole

Chicken and Leek Casserole Serves 4 1/4 cup plain flour 8 chicken thigh fillets, trimmed, halved crossways 1 tablespoon butter 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 leek, halved, washed, sliced 4 rashers bacon, rind removed, chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed 3 cups chicken stock 1/2 cup white wine 100g button...

Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore 10 pieces of chicken thighs/drumsticks 2 large onions, sliced thinly 5 large potatoes, cut in quarters 4 mushrooms, sliced 1 can crushed/diced tomatoes 4 tsp salt 4 tsp black pepper 4 tsp oregano 1 Tbsp olive oil 1 cup water Olives to serve 1. Mix all these...

Sweet and Sour Chicken

Sweet and Sour Chicken 1 medium onion, diced 1 medium carrot, peeled, sliced 1 medium celery stalk, sliced 6 boneless skinless chicken thighs (around a kilogram), cut into bite-size pieces 1/3 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1/3 cup Italian Dressing 1/4 cup soy sauce 1 tsp grated ginger 1...

Sun Dried Tomato and Chicken Pilaf

Sun Dried Tomato and Chicken Pilaf Serves 4 1 Tbsp olive oil 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 large onion, roughly chopped 2 garlic cloves, chopped (optional) 400g can chopped tomatoes 50g sun dried tomatoes in oil, drained and sliced 2 tsp pesto 600ml hot chicken stock 150g basmati...

Spanish Chicken Pot

Spanish Chicken Pot 2 Tbsp olive oil 6 chicken thighs 6 chicken drumsticks 1 large slice of onion 2-3 cloves garlic, chopped 3 Tbsp plain flour 2 x 400g cans chopped tomatoes 150g of chorizo sausage, chopped 750g baby new potatoes, scrubbed and halved 450ml hot chicken stock 65g...

Roast Chicken with Lemon

Roast Chicken with Lemon Serves 4-5 1.5kg whole chicken 2 Tbsp olive oil 1 large onion, cut into 6 wedges 500ml dry cider 3 tsp Dijon mustard 2 tsp caster sugar 900ml hot chicken stock 3 carrots, cut into chunky pieces 3 celery sticks, thinly sliced 1 lemon, cut...

Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore 600g skinless chicken thigh fillet, excess fat trimmed, cut into 3cm cubes 150g mushroom, sliced 1 whole capsicum, (red or green), de-seeded, sliced 1 medium onion, roughly chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 Tbsp tomato paste 400g canned tomatoes, chopped 1 small glass red wine, (100ml) 3/4...

Chicken in a Pot

Chicken in a Pot Serves 10-12 4 carrots, sliced 4 onions, peeled and sliced 4 stalks celery 2 kg chicken pieces 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 cup chicken stock or white wine 1 1/2 teaspoon dried basil or oregano Place half of the carrots, onion...

Chicken Marengo

Chicken Marengo 2 kg chicken pieces or drumsticks 2 tablespoons flour Salt and pepper to taste 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 tablespoons butter 4 cloves garlic, crushed 2 litres chicken stock 1/3 cup brandy 4 large tomatoes, peeled and chopped 24 mushrooms, chopped 2 bouquet garni 2 tablespoons chopped...

Chicken Parisienne

Chicken Parisienne Serves 12 12 chicken breasts Salt and pepper, to taste 1 teaspoon paprika 1 cup dry white wine 2 x 440ml cans cream of chicken soup 1 x 440g can sliced mushrooms 2 cups sour cream 1 teaspoon paprika, extra Sprinkle chicken breasts lightly with salt, pepper...

Red Curry Chicken

Red Curry Chicken Serves 6-8 1 1/2 kg chicken thigh fillets 2 tablespoons oil 2 onions, sliced 2-3 tablespoons red curry paste 2 large potatoes, peeled, quartered 400ml coconut milk 1 tablespoon palm sugar 1/3 cup coriander leaves salt and freshly ground pepper 1. Trim fat from chicken and...

Roasting Chicken

Roasting Chicken Wash chicken and pat dry. Stuff if desired and truss. Place chicken into the slow cooker and cover. Approximate cooking times: LOW 1 1/2 – 2 1/2 hours per 500g HIGH 1 – 1 1/2 hours per 500g Dot with butter and sprinkle with paprika to add...

Roast Chicken

Roast Chicken Serves 4 1 size 12 chicken butter, melted parsley, finely chopped paprika Stuffing: 2 cups fresh breadcrumbs Rind from 1 lemon 1 rasher bacon, finely chopped 1 egg, lightly beaten 1 teaspoon parsley 1. Combine all ingredients for stuffing. Place into cavity of chicken and truss. 2....

Moroccan Chicken

Moroccan Chicken Serves 4-6 2kg chicken pieces, skin and fat removed 1/3 cup plain flour Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion, sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon ground cumin 1 tablespoon ground coriander 1 teaspoon turmeric 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2...

Chicken, Mustard and Sage Casserole

Chicken, Mustard and Sage Casserole Serves 6-8 2kg thigh cutlets, fat and skin removed 1/3 cup plain flour 1/4 cup olive oil 3 large leeks, washed and sliced thickly 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1/2 cup dry white wine 1kg kumara, peeled and cut into large chunks 1 cup chicken...

Chicken and Olive Casserole

Chicken and Olive Casserole Serves 4-6 2kg chicken pieces, skin and fat removed 1/2 cup plain flour 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 onions, chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 medium tomato, roughly chopped 1 cup pitted green olives 1 bunch baby carrots, top and tailed 1 tablespoon chopped fresh...

Lemongrass and Ginger Scented Chicken

Lemongrass and Ginger Scented Chicken Serves 4-6 1 tablespoon olive oil 2kg chicken thigh fillets, skin and fat removed 2 medium onions, sliced 3 cloves garlic, crushed 5cm piece ginger, peeled, sliced 2 large red chillies, seeded, sliced 2 stalks lemon grass, trimmed, bruised 1/2 cup chicken stock 1/4...

Thai Chicken Red Curry

Thai Chicken Red Curry Serves 8 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 2kg chicken thigh cutlets, skin and fat removed 1 large onion, chopped into wedges 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger 400g sweet potato, cut into 3cm pieces 125g fresh baby corn 250g cauliflower, cut into florets...

Spanish Chicken Casserole

Spanish Chicken Casserole 1 tablespoon olive oil 4 chicken drumsticks (600g) 4 chicken thigh cutlets (800g) 1 large brown onion (200g), chopped finely 4 medium potatoes (800g), quartered 1/2 cup (80g) roasted pine nuts 1/2 cup (80g) roasted blanched almonds 3 cups (750ml) chicken stock 1 cup (250ml) dry...

2 Whole Chickens

2 Whole Chickens 2 large onions 2 small bouquet garni (parsley, sage, dill) 2 x 1-1.5kg chickens 4 tablespoons prepared pesto 1. Place 1 onion and 1 bouquet garni into each chicken cavity. Carefully ease the skin away from chicken breast and rub 2 tablespoons pesto between the meat...

Cheese and Ham Chicken with Asparagus and Rocket

Cheese and Ham Chicken with Asparagus and Rocket 1 leek, sliced 4 (560) single chicken breast fillets (without skin) 120g Weight Watchers Block Cheese, cut into 30g portions 100g shaved ham steamed asparagus and baby rocket leaves, to serve 1. Preheat oven to 200°C. Heat a non-stick frying pan...

Creamy Chicken Fettuccine

Creamy Chicken Fettuccine Serves: 4 1 tablespoon olive oil 750g chicken thigh fillets, trimmed and halved 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 x 400g can cream of chicken soup 300ml carton thickened cream 375g fettuccine 1. Heat oil in a large frying pan on high. 2. Cook chicken in two...

Oven-Baked Chicken and Mushroom Risotto

Oven-Baked Chicken and Mushroom Risotto Serves 4 1/4 cup olive oil 1 leek, halved, washed, thinly sliced 2 garlic cloves, crushed 200g button mushrooms, sliced 2 cups arborio rice 4 cups chicken stock 2 large chicken breast fillets, trimmed 1 lemon, rind finely grated 2 tablespoons tarragon leaves, chopped...

Lemon Chicken

Lemon Chicken Serves 4 4 x 120g chicken breast (women) or 4 x 220g chicken breast (men) 2 lemons 3 cloves garlic, crushed 4 shallots, sliced 2 tablespoons basil, fresh and finely chopped 2 tablespoons chives, fresh and finely chopped 2 tablespoons rosemary, fresh and finely chopped 1 large...

Mediterranean Chicken Casserole

Mediterranean Chicken Casserole 2 tsp olive oil 8 chicken lovely legs 1 large brown onion, halved, thinly sliced 3 celery sticks, trimmed, cut into 2cm-thick slices 2 garlic cloves, crushed 200g button mushrooms, thickly sliced 2 x 400g cans diced Italian tomatoes chicken stock cube 150g (1 cup) frozen...

Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry Serves 6 2 teaspoons olive oil 6 x 150g single chicken breast fillets 1 brown onion, cut into thin wedges 1/4 cup Pataks Balti curry paste 1 cup reduced-salt chicken stock 400g can diced tomatoes 500g kumara (orange sweet potato), peeled, cut into 2cm pieces 200g green...

Citrus Chicken

Citrus Chicken Serves 6 6 skinless chicken breast fillets 3 cloves garlic, crushed 4 Tbsp orange marmalade Zest and juice of 1 orange 1 Tbsp (20g) unsalted butter 300ml chicken stock Watercress, orange slices, olives, thinly sliced red onion and low-fat feta, to serve 1. Preheat the oven to...

Chicken and Corn Rolls

Chicken and Corn Rolls 500g chicken mince 1 cup shredded tasty cheese 1/2 cup breadcrumbs 1/4 cup corn kernels 1/4 cup creamed corn 1 tablespoon finely chopped thyme salt and pepper to taste 1 1/2 sheets frozen puff pastry, thawed 1 egg, lightly beaten Dipping Sauce: 1/2 cup corn...

Chicken Nuggets

Chicken Nuggets 1 slice bread 150g (approx) chicken breast fillet, chopped 1 egg yolk 1 small potato, grated 1 small zucchini, grated 1/4 cup finely grated cheese sprinkle of seasoning to taste breadcrumbs for coating a little olive oil Blend or process bread, chicken and cheese until combined. Add...

Chicken Moussaka

Chicken Moussaka Serves 1 1 chicken breast fillet (200g) 1 small eggplant (230g), sliced thinly 1 teaspoon crystal salt 1 small brown onion (80g), sliced thinly 400g canned diced tomatoes 1/4 cup (50g) canned chickpeas, rinsed, drained Bechamel Sauce: 1 cup (250ml) milk 3 cloves 60g butter 1/3 cup...

Bacon and Sage Wrapped Chicken with Burnt Butter Sauce

Bacon and Sage Wrapped Chicken with Burnt Butter Sauce Serves 1 1 x 250g chicken supreme 2 fresh sage leaves 2 slices smoked bacon, rind removed 40g butter 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1 teaspoon finely chopped fresh sage 1. Preheat oven to 180°C fan-forced. 2. Wrap chicken tightly with...

Chicken Carbonara

Chicken Carbonara Serves 1 100g fresh peppercorn fettuccini 1 medium brown onion 2 cloves garlic 2 Tablespoons olive oil 200g chicken breast fillet, sliced thickly 1/4 cup (60ml) dry white wine 1/2 cup (125ml) cream 50g goats cheese 2 egg yolks 2 tablespoons coarsely chopped flat leaf parsley 1....

Chicken and Mushroom Pot Pie

Chicken and Mushroom Pot Pie Serves 1 50g butter 1 small red onion (80g), sliced finely 1 chicken breast fillet (200g), sliced finely 1 field mushroom (80g), chopped coarsely 2 Tablespoons plain flour 20g butter 1/2 cup (125ml) Campbell’s real chicken stock 1/3 cup (80ml) thickened cream 1 sheet...

Lime Roast Chicken with Rice Seasoning

Lime Roast Chicken with Rice Seasoning This recipe is free from gluten, dairy products and eggs. The rice seasoning can be doubled for a small turkey. Rice seasoning can be made a day ahead; season chicken just before baking. 1.6kg chicken 1 tablespoon lime juice 20g dairy-free margarine, melted...

Chicken and Chickpea Casserole

Chicken and Chickpea Casserole Serves 4 3 medium sized chicken breasts 1 medium red onion 1 large or 2 small carrots 200g canned chickpeas 200g sweet corn 300g passata (sieved tomatoes) or 400g tin of tomatoes 1/2 tablespoon bouillon or other stock 5 dashes of Tabasco sauce 1 teaspoon...

Mustard Rosemary Chicken

Mustard Rosemary Chicken 60ml (1/4 cup) lemon juice 3/4 cup olive oil 4 cloves garlic, crushed 2 tablespoons French mustard 1 tablespoon dried rosemary leaves 1/2 teaspoon cracked black peppercorns 12 chicken thigh cutlets Combine juice, oil, garlic, mustard, rosemary and peppercorns in bowl. Add chicken, mix well, cover,...

Butter Chicken

Butter Chicken Serves 6 800g skinless chicken breast cooking spray 1 medium size onion diced 1 teaspoon crushed garlic (in jar) 1/2 teaspoon crushed ginger (in jar) 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon turmeric 1 teaspoon dried coriander 2 teaspoons paprika 1/2 teaspoon cumin 1/8 teaspoon chilli powder 2 teaspoons...

Chicken with Vegetables

Chicken with Vegetables Serves 4 1 1/2 cups julienned carrot 1 cup julienned celery 1 red capsicum, julienned (about 1 1/4 cups) 1 medium leek, rinsed well and julienned (about 1 cup) 1 1/4 cups salt-reduced chicken stock 3 teaspoons vegetable oil 1/4 cup finely chopped onion 4 skinless,...

Chicken Wings

Chicken Wings 1/3 cup soy sauce 1/3 cup honey dash of sherry clove crushed garlic dash of olive oil 1/2 to 1 teaspoon 5spice powder Marinate wings in fridge for a few hours or overnight for nicer result. Bake off in oven 180 C for about 45mins. Serve over...

Chicken Stir-Fry

Chicken Stir-Fry Serves 4 1/4 cup orange juice 1 1/2 tablespoons cornflour 500g skinless chicken breast fillets, cut into strips 3/4 cup salt-reduced soy sauce 2 teaspoons vegetable oil 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh ginger 1 carrot, thinly sliced diagonally 1 medium red capsicum, cut...

Chicken Soup for the Soul

Chicken Soup for the Soul 6 chicken wings/legs/pieces 2 cups chicken stock 1 cup frozen mixed vegetables, or fresh soup mix 1/2 cup rice, uncooked salt and pepper to taste fresh coriander, chopped 1 lemon 1. Boil chicken in water. 2. Add stock, vegetables, rice, coriander, salt, pepper and...

Chicken Soup

Chicken Soup 500 grams chicken thighs 1/2 bunch celery 3 carrots 1 large onion 2 packets chicken noodle soup 1 tin chicken and corn soup chicken stock salt and/or pepper to taste Cut up vegies and chicken. Put into large boiler cover with chicken stock to whatever consistency you...

Chicken Satays with Peanut Sauce

Chicken Satays with Peanut Sauce Preparation Time: 15 minutes Cooking Time: 10 minutes 8 chicken breast fillets (1kg chicken thigh fillets) 2 tablespoons light soy sauce 2 teaspoons lime juice 2 teaspoons sesame oil Peanut Sauce: 100g roasted unsalted peanuts 3 spring onions, chopped 2 cloves garlic 1 teaspoon...

Chicken Satay

Chicken Satay 1 kg boned chicken, skinned (preferably from breast or thigh) 1 tablespoon dark soy sauce 1/2 onion, peeled and finely sliced 1 garlic clove, peeled and crushed Pinch of chilli powder 20-24 bamboo satay skewers, soaked in water Peanut Sauce: 6 tablespoons smooth or crunchy peanut butter...

Chicken Salad

Chicken Salad Prep and cook time: 30 mins to 1 hour Serves: 4 1.3kg chicken 1 few black peppercorns and bay leaves 2 x 5ml spoons cumin seeds Handful of almonds 2 x 15ml spoons whole milk natural yoghurt 3 x 15ml spoons mayonnaise 2 lemons, juiced and zested...

Chicken Dinner Parcel

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Chicken Diane Serves 4 1 teaspoon olive oil 4 single chicken breasts with bone, skinned (about 1.25kg) 2 spring onions/shallots, cut in 2cm lengths 2 cloves garlic, peeled and halved 1/2 cup fresh parsley sprigs 1/3 cup salt-reduced chicken stock 1 tablespoon brandy or apple juice 1 teaspoon cornflour...