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Food, Fast: Caramel chicken

Food, Fast: Caramel chicken

Bill Granger recently opened his first restaurant in London, which unfortunately doesn’t take reservations so isn’t necessarily a great option for a hungry week night. But it did inspire me to go have a hunt for a recipe of his for my final quick chicken experiment. Quick Chick Part #5: Caramel Chicken In a bowl toss together: … Continue reading

Food, Fast: Tarragon chicken

Food, Fast: Tarragon chicken

I love watching Nigella Lawson. It’s true what they say, she makes cooking sexy. In a mum way. Her book Kitchen has a section entitled “Hurry Up, I’m Hungry!” written specifically for me, I’m sure. Determined to try one of her recipes, I bullishly ignore through my two main problems: I can’t find fresh or … Continue reading

Food Follies in France: Egg Rolls

Food Follies in France: Egg Rolls

If you ask the French, their country is the birthplace of fine cuisine, and still holds the monopoly on this market. They consider themselves quite the food connoisseurs, making them a formidable crowd to please… when I don my chef’s cap here in France, the pressure is on! And so I introduce the first in a … Continue reading

Food, Fast: Best stir fried chicken

Food, Fast: Best stir fried chicken

Gwyneth Paltrow might be an unlikely source of inspiration for recipes, but her Notes from My Kitchen Table cookbook really is a touching read; as much about her love for family as food, and beautifully laid out. So when I see her recipe for the BEST stir fried chicken which supposedly only takes fifteen minutes … Continue reading

Food, Fast: Chicken with haloumi and honey

Food, Fast: Chicken with haloumi and honey

Let’s talk about chicken. I’m a fan. It’s versatile, cooks quickly, and is relatively healthy (so I’m led to believe). But frankly, I feel like I’m stuck in a chicken rut. When it comes to weeknight cooking, I’m looking for tasty, simple and quick. Who isn’t? And it has to satisfy the man of the … Continue reading