Perfect baked potato and filling ideas

Perfect baked potato and filling ideas

The secret to a great baked potato is the heat of the oven. Baked or jacket potatoes as some prefer to call them are so under rated, they can be delicious, complete meals if you bake them properly and have a fabulous filling.

One Pot Chicken Casserole

One Pot Chicken Casserole

Folks, here is a really fantastic one pot chicken meal that is just what I like, very little mess, short preparation, delicious and made with ingredients that most of you should have in your homes. The only thing you may need to go out and buy are the fresh herbs and...

Quick apricot chicken pieces

Quick apricot chicken pieces

This chicken recipe has got to be one of the easiest recipes I have ever come across, is seriously tasty and one of those easy recipes you can put together in minutes and please anyone. It's an ideal weekday recipe when you feel like something really tasty but just...

Chicken Biryani

Chicken Biryani

Briyani or biryani, (I'm never sure) can be very complex to make but here is my cheats version which does not involve layering and baking in the oven. Its really great and simple to prepare, just make sure you have all of the spices. What you need 300g basmati rice...

Chicken pasta with peas and creamy mustard

Chicken pasta with peas and creamy mustard

If you only have about 15 minutes to spare for dinner and feel like a chicken pasta that is very satisfying and offers a creamy, delicious sauce, then you are going to want to try this chicken pasta recipe. The sauce is a very unusual blend of cream with a hint of...

Easy Chicken pie in a pot

Easy Chicken pie in a pot

This is a fantastic Chicken Pie recipe that is very easy to make and thanks to frozen puff pastry takes only minutes to prepare. It makes a large pie that can feed about 6 people but tastes so good, 4 hungry people will devour it in no time. There is something so good...

Lancashire hotpot recipe

Lancashire hotpot recipe

A traditional Lancashire hotpot uses lamb kidneys but I am not a big fan of offal so have left them out and made it more like a really great lamb casserole that has a crunchy potato topping. There is a really great hotpot version made with Chicken which you should...

Pan fried chicken with mushroom sauce

Pan fried chicken with mushroom sauce

If you are dieting this one is not for you. By flattening out your chicken breasts as if you were making a chicken schnitzel they cook a lot quicker, are beautifully tender and smothered in a rich and creamy mushroom sauce, well what can I say, they are seriously...

Baked chicken Parmigiana

Baked chicken Parmigiana

This is a real treat, it's a variation of Chicken parmigiana that is rustic and very morish. I never mess with it too much and serve it with either a green salad or a pasta on the side that has also been tossed in a little marinara sauce. It takes a little longer than...

Green peppercorn chicken casserole

Green peppercorn chicken casserole

I had a green peppercorn sauce at a restaurant in Cape Town over December and it really hit the mark, not to hot and peppery but a little spicy with a fresh aftertaste. Green peppercorns are sold in small bottles and pickled in brine, it also uses yoghurt as well...