Portly Cooks | Stilton and Bacon Burger

  Who doesn’t love a burger? I had a massive craving for them the other day so after stopping off and grabbing some beef mince and some cheese it was home to make some dinner! 200g Beef Mince 1 Cheese topped bun 50g Stilton Cheese 2 Rashers Streaky Bacon Handful of Rocket 1 tsp garlic…

Portly Cooks | Teriyaki Chicken Udon

Udon noodles have to be my favourite kind of noodle, and mixed with some Sriracha Teriyaki Chicken, for me at least it’s heaven in a bowl. 1 Packet Amoy Straight to Wok Noodles 1 Chicken Breast 50ml Kikkoman Soy Sauce 20g Honey 20g Sriracha 1 clove Garlic (crushed) Handful of fresh Rocket In a bowl…

Portly Cooks | Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken is a favourite all over the world. It’s a little bit of work but it is SO worth it! Make it for a weekend, it’s cheaper, tasty and if you have one kicking around the house, you can of course stick it in a bucket. Whole Chicken 300g Plain Flour 500ml Oil 1…

Portly Cooks |Comfort Food | Wings

I have a ton of posts about wings on here but yet again… here is another! They’re just so good and up there with my top 3 comfort foods. 4 Whole Chicken Wings 1 tsp Smoked Paprika 1/2 tsp Garlic Powder Pinch of Salt and Pepper 1/2 tsp Cayenne Pepper 30 ml Franks Red Hot…

Portly Cooks | Paprika Prawns with Samphire

In a bid to find something different to have for breakfast and also constantly being told ‘You should eat breakfast you know…’ I thought I’d try this. 5 King Prawns, Peeled 90g Samphire 1 tsp Smoked Paprika 1/2 tsp Garlic Powder Pinch of salt 1 tbsp oil In a bowl mix together the paprika, garlic,…

Portly Cooks | Bacon & Garlic Baked Camembert

Cheese, Bacon and Garlic what is not to like? It’s the ultimate sharing food washed down with a couple glasses of wine it’s perfect. 1 Camembert Wheel 2 cloves of Garlic 2 rashers streaky bacon bread for dipping If you don’t have a specific bowl for melting your cheese an ordinary one will do the…

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 | Dead Easy Burgers

Sometimes it’s best to keep things simple. This one doesn’t get much simpler, It’s my go to when I have some mince that needs using up. 250g Minced Beef ½ red onion, finely chopped Garlic powder Seasoning 2 slices Blue Cheese 2 Brioche Buns In a bowl mix together the mince, onion, garlic powder and…