Tag: Chicken

  • Chicken and corn with noodles

    Chicken and corn with noodles

    Living alone can be a challenge. Making easy meals helps. I like cooking in bulk on weekends and using cooked meat and vegetables during the week. Tonight I took some chicken and corn which I’d cooked in the pressure cooker, and made a simple soup with instant noodles.

  • Chicken and pumpkin soup

    Chicken and pumpkin soup

    This was a surprisingly good soup. Well worth the effort of using the pressure cooker. Give it a go.

  • Chicken and bacon congee

    Chicken and bacon congee

    Dear Reader,  How are you travelling with work and life at the moment? Tomorrow, I’m presenting at a national scientific conference. My paper is on two Acts that occupy a good portion of my work time. I’m grateful to my workmates, who drafted the presentation for me. This conference will be the first I will […]

  • Aubergine and sous vide chicken laksa

    Aubergine and sous vide chicken laksa

    The full recipe can be found at Yummy Lummy. Check it out.  Ingredients Aubergine (Eggplant) Leftover sous vide chicken thigh Coconut cream Laksa paste Red onion (finely diced) Fennel (finely diced) Red cabbage (finely shredded) Coriander leaves, stems and roots (chopped) Fried shallots Lime juice Black whole peppercorns (ground in a mortar with a pestle) […]

  • Pan-fried deboned chicken thigh and drumstick with Spam, mushrooms, and kale

    Pan-fried deboned chicken thigh and drumstick with Spam, mushrooms, and kale

    Have you ever mixed chicken and Spam together? It’s a great combination. To keep it healthy, I added kale (cooked in butter).

  • Deboned oven cooked chicken thigh and drumstick with peas, corn, and cherry tomatoes

    Deboned oven cooked chicken thigh and drumstick with peas, corn, and cherry tomatoes

    It’s worrying me that on getting home these days all I want to do is prepare something simple which will cook and allow me to answer more work e-mails. Ingredients Chicken thigh and chicken drumstick Frozen peas and corn Cherry tomatoes Black pepper Instructions Remove the drumstick from the thigh. Remove the femur from the […]

  • Chicken and vegetables

    Chicken and vegetables

    I came home early today. I’ve got ManFlu. I went to bed last night feeling a little under the weather. I’d had a poor sleep the night before and I wasn’t sure if I had an infection or if I was just over tired. I woke up this morning with a headache and while at […]

  • Deboned chicken thigh and drumstick with cauliflower, tomatoes, and avocado

    Deboned chicken thigh and drumstick with cauliflower, tomatoes, and avocado

    Came home and didn’t feel much like cooking so I removed the bones from a chicken thigh and drumstick and put them into a baking tray. To that I added a piece of cauliflower plus some cherry tomatoes. I seasoned everything with iodised salt and black peppercorns which I’d ground in a mortar with a […]

  • Pan-fried chicken thigh with creamy peas and cherry tomatoes

    Pan-fried chicken thigh with creamy peas and cherry tomatoes

    Last night I oven cooked a chicken thigh, tonight I pan-fried a deboned chicken thigh and deboned drumstick.

  • Chicken, cheese, peas, and corn

    Chicken, cheese, peas, and corn

    Last week I learnt that if I put some baby green peas in a baking tray and put a piece of deboned chicken thigh on top I end up with some peas which remain green and soft and some peas which go brown and crunchy. I really enjoyed both textures.