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Roast honey ginger beer can chicken with noodle salad

Roasting a chicken on a beer can on my barbecue is my favourite way of cooking a whole bird. The Vietnamese inspired¬†marinade¬†gave great flavour, even though the skin was pretty charred. This would well as a marinade on chicken wings … Continue reading

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Pyrenees chicken cooked in sweet peppers and tomatoes

This is a recipe from the first Movida cookbook with the addition of creamy potatoes to thicken the sweet rich sauce. Ingredients 1 whole free range chicken cut into 12 pieces, you may be able to get your butcher to … Continue reading

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Chicken pie with spelt scone crust

As winter is settling in, this chicken pie with a spelt scone topping hits the spot. A great recipe from Julia Le Clerc. Serves 4. Ingredients Olive oil 1 leek, sliced 2 carrots, sliced 2 stalks celery, sliced 600g skinless … Continue reading

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Asian inspired steeped chicken noodle soup

This is a very tasty and large soup to serve 6-8 people. The flavours are inspired by Vietnamese pho ga with a nice clean broth, but is an easier soup to make. The main effort is in chopping all the … Continue reading

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Chicken and feijoa tagine on almond and courgette couscous

This is a fantastic fusion tagine, with all the hints of Moroccan spices but with the tangy hit of feijoas. You could make this with pears or apples in place of feijoas and add items such as dates for extra … Continue reading

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Beef and ginger fried rice

Rather than a new recipe, this is just a variation on the sticky ginger chicken recipe. Instead of chicken, I used scotch fillet beef (or rib eye to Americans) diced into 3 cm chunks. Otherwise the marinade and cooking method … Continue reading

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Sticky ginger chicken with bok-choi and bean sprouts

This makes a very tasty dinner. If you want to have it lighter, use rice paper and make fresh spring rolls instead of having on vermicelli. Ingredients Sticky ginger chicken Nob of ginger, skinned and cut into thin strips 2 … Continue reading

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