Category: chicken

barbecued tandoori chicken

barbecued tandoori chicken

Tandoori chicken grilled on the barbecue and served with a yogurt, coriander and mint dressing and some crunchy poppadoms.

dusted chicken wings with a BBQ honey glaze

dusted chicken wings with a BBQ honey glaze

Lightly spiced chicken wings, oven baked with a BBQ honey glaze. Great for entertaining or as an appetizer. This recipe calls for the wings to be oven baked but they will taste equally as good (of not a little better) grilled on the barbecue or smoker.

South African chicken curry

South African chicken curry

A mild chicken curry made in the Thermomix that replaces potato with cauliflower. Aromatic, full of flavour and lighter on the spices than some traditional curries, this recipe is great for the whole family.

pork fillet with a spicy marmalade glaze

pork fillet with a spicy marmalade glaze

Pork fillet with a sweet and spicy glaze has been a favourite in my family since I was a kid growing up in South Africa. A simple dish that is delicious for a weeknight meal and flavoursome enough to impress for a dinner party.

buttermilk fried chicken burger

buttermilk fried chicken burger

The first time I tried buttermilk fried chicken I was really impressed with the taste and texture. It was served in a burger and it was only a matter of time until I tried it at home. It may seem like there are a lot of steps involved but it’s not as complicated as you may think. You will, however, have some very messy benches by the end of it!

bacon wrapped chicken stuffed with jalapeno poppers

bacon wrapped chicken stuffed with jalapeno poppers

Chicken, bacon, cheese and jalapenos. These really do tick a lot of boxes. The jalapenos are stuffed with cheese, cumin, garlic and a hint of lime then wrapped up in a chicken breast that is wrapped with bacon. They can be grilled in the barbecue, baked in the oven or smoked over coals.

grilled honey chipotle chicken wings

grilled honey chipotle chicken wings

For me wings are the tastiest part of a chicken. In particular, the middle part of the wing. These chipotle and honey chicken wings from Serious Eats are spicy, sweet and taste delicious.

honey soy chicken marinade

honey soy chicken marinade

Chicken marinated in a mix of honey and soy with a few extras tastes great especially grilled on the barbecue. Whether it be chicken thighs, wings or breasts this honey soy marinade works a treat. Throw in some chopped chilli if you like the heat!

The Food Lab’s oven fried chicken wings rubbed with Meathead’s Memphis Dust

The Food Lab’s oven fried chicken wings rubbed with Meathead’s Memphis Dust

Meathead Goldwyn and J. Kenji Lopez-Alt are two chefs we regularly turn to for inspiration, ideas and techniques. Here I combine Kenji’s oven-fried chicken wings with Meathead’s Memphis Dust

roast chicken – oven roasted or weber grilled?

roast chicken – oven roasted or weber grilled?

A roast chicken with crispy skin is a family favourite. This time around I pitted my beloved Weber Q up against the kitchen oven, cooking one in each. Read on to see the results.

slow cooked red wine, mushroom and chicken sauce

slow cooked red wine, mushroom and chicken sauce

Its amazing how 10 minutes of preparation and 5 hours of cooking result in an easy and delicious meal. I served this slow cooker chicken sauce with spaghetti for the kids and on a bed of spinach for me.

satay chicken noodle salad

satay chicken noodle salad

This satay chicken noodle salad is a Thermomix creation of mine which is a combination of noodles, shredded chicken and vegetables in a satay sauce. It is my highest rated recipe on the Thermomix Recipe Community.

chipotle chicken wings with dipping sauce

chipotle chicken wings with dipping sauce

chipotle chicken wings with dipping sauce converted from Gourmet Traveller This is great finger food, perfect for when you’re entertaining friends. This time around I went to my local chicken shop and requested the middle part of the chicken wing – called the wingette, scratchie or […]