Portly Cooks | Comfort Food: Roast Chicken

Is there anything better than a roast chicken dinner? Don’t get me wrong I’m a fan of all roasts and generally go for beef or pork but sometimes, roast chicken is what is needed. Its comfort food, maybe even soul food, it transports you back to being a 6 year old kid around a giant…

Portly Cooks | Coq au Vin

I’m all for a slow cooker recipe and this is nice and easy to do but sounds dead fancy. 6 chicken legs 1 tin chopped tomatoes ½ red onion 1 rasher back bacon 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce 200ml red wine 200ml chicken stock (cube is fine) 1 tin butterbeans Drizzle of white truffle oil I…

Courgette ‘Noodle’ Soup with Sea Bass #EatMoreFish

Noodle soup is one of my comfort foods, my favourite being a tom yum packet version that just makes you feel all warm inside. This one though, is slightly different. The main reason being there actually no noodles anywhere near this noodle soup. The noodles are made from spiralized courgette! Which on the plus side…