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November 20, 2019

Granny’s Roast Chicken – how did she know about Umami?

Posted on April 12, 2017 by in Chicken

Granny's Roast Chicken

Granny’s Roast Chicken is the best. I bet you all had a granny who could cook, right? Granny’s Roast Chicken is nothing fancy, no expensive ingredients or modern methods. It is just the simple things done simply right! I know the older generation had time and when it comes to cooking meat, time is your […]

De-boned Roast chicken with Dates and Goats Cheese

Posted on July 6, 2015 by in cheese, Chicken

De-boned Roast Chicken

De-boned roast chicken has been on my to-do-list for a very long time. Roast chicken, I think I have perfected ( according to my family), but de-boned roast chicken I have avoided for far to long. The fear of failure is my downfall in life and it was also what kept me from trying to […]

Nachos chicken with salsas

Posted on November 25, 2014 by in Chicken

Nachos Chicken

Nachos Chicken, it has to be delicious right? That’s what I thought! Nachos chicken – I am not sure if it was my invention of not, I certainly would like to think so! There are many recipes for Chicken Nachos, but not many for Nachos Chicken! The idea is that you coat the chicken with […]

Coconut Chicken Wraps with Basil Mayo!

Posted on February 18, 2014 by in Chicken, paleo

coconut

Coconut reminds me of carefree summers around the municipal pool in Ceres, tanning with Tropicana Suntan Lotion and eating Coco Pops ice lollies! Coconut also reminds me of Christmases gone by with grandma and her cake tins filled with Hertzoggies. Coconut Ice is another of my guilty pleasures and at our local Spar the the […]

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom one-pan wonder!

Posted on November 8, 2013 by in Chicken

creamy chicken

Creamy Chicken for supper and only one pan to wash, seems to be the kind of meal we should often have! I have had a week from hell and looking back not sure just how I survived it, but I am happy to report the family only had pies one night this week! Yes, it […]

Chicken and Plum Salad with Gooseberry Vinaigrette

Posted on February 10, 2013 by in Chicken, salads

chicken

Chicken on the menu three times a week would cause havoc in most families, especially with the dads in those families, but here in my kitchen it features very often. Chicken is just so versatile and I can twist and tweak it in so many ways that no one will even notice that they are […]