Portly Cooks | Devilled Chicken Thighs

Here’s another simple dinner, it doesn’t look all that pretty but it tastes fantastic and after a long day that’s all that matters. 2 Chicken Thighs (boneless) Baguette Salad Leaves 100ml Red Wine 20ml Double Cream 2 tsp English Mustard Cook the chicken thighs in a large heavy bottomed pan until crispy. Remove and rest,…

Portly Cooks | Marinated Chicken Thighs

I went to a restaurant in Oxford and the marinade on the lamb I had was to die for! So this is my attempt at the marinade and subbing out the lamb for chicken. 2 Chicken Thighs 2 tbsp Worcestershire Sauce 2 tsp Lemon Juice 1 tbsp Olive Oil 1 tsp Chopped Garlic ½ tsp…

Portly Cooks | Loaded Chicken Sub

When you can’t think of what to cook it’s time to raid the fridge and cupboards to see what you can cobble together… this is the result. 2 Skin on Chicken thighs (de-boned) 8/9 Jalapenos (from a jar) 1 Tomato 2 tsp Mayonnaise 2 tsp Salsa 30g Cheddar (grated) 1 Petit Pain or ½ Baguette…

Portly Cooks | Red Miso Chicken

Something a little different for me at least, I’ve read about miso marinated chicken so I thought I’d give it a go. 2 Skin-on Boneless Chicken Thighs 1 Sachet Miso Soup Paste ½ tsp Ginger Powder ½ tsp Garlic Powder ½ tsp Cayenne Pepper Powder 45ml Soy Sauce 1 Nest Noodles 30g Mangetout 70g Beansprouts…

Portly Cooks | Chicken Thighs and Orzo Risotto

Chicken thigh is definitely my favourite part of the chicken, unless you count wings drenched in Hot Sauce… anyway here is a lovely little midweek dinner for you. 2 Chicken Thighs 75g Orzo 200ml Chicken Stock 25g Rocket 20g Parmesan Start off by taking the bone out of the chicken thighs. It’s fairly easy, with…

Portly Cooks | Chicken Thighs in Honey Mustard Gravy

You know when you just fancy some gravy in your life but want to do something a little bit more jazzy than the usual? Well this is the result of that kind of feeling. Serves 2 6 Chicken Thighs 1 Chicken Stock Pot 1 tbsp Bisto 6 Salad Potatoes 1/2 Fennel Bulb 1 Red Onion…

Portly Cooks | Chicken Thighs, Courgette and Leaves

I’ll get right to the point, this one is only 3 ingredients, and can be ready in about 20 minutes. What more do you need? 2 chicken thighs (de-boned) 1 courgette Handful of salad leaves This can be made for as many people as you need to feed. 2 chicken thighs per person and then…

Portly Cooks | Truffle and Paprika Chicken Thighs

I bought myself some truffle oil recently and since then I’ve been putting it on everything. Well, mostly chips actually but nearly everything. For this one I thought I would leave out the chips and try it on something different. 3 Chicken Thighs 1 tsp White Truffle Oil 1 tbsp Rapeseed Oil 1 tsp Smoked…