Our visitor on the Clever Cookstr today is Sheri Wetherell, co-founder and also Chief Executive Officer of Foodista.com and also of the International Food Blog writer Seminar. She’s here to discuss recipes and tips for stretching a solitary roasted Chicken right into 5 meals.
Here’s how to change a simple 4-pound oven right into 5 delicious dishes:
Recipe # 1: Lemon Herb Roasted Chicken
Start with this recipe for Easy Lemon Herb Roasted Hen. This is your starter hen. It’s a traditional one-dish dish that can quickly be stretched into 4 additional meals, plus a great bone broth.
Once you’ve had your roast hen as well as alloted remaining meat for the recipes below, you’ll desire to make your poultry stock (also known as, bone brew).
You’ve most likely been listening to a great deal about the advantages of bone broth recently- now, you could make your personal! Choose the carcass tidy of meat, place in a huge slow-moving cooker or stockpot, and also cover with water. Include a few bay leaves, some black peppercorns, whatever fresh herbs or stems you have on hand, and aromatics (carrots, onions, celery, garlic). Prepare on low for 1 Day. Do not enable to steam or your stock will certainly be cloudy. If using a slow stove, you can allow us to the brew go with a week!
After cooking, stress as well as divide right into freezable portions.
Recipe # 2: Curried Hen Salad
Curried Chicken Salad is a wonderful usage for remaining cooked poultry, on rolls or on a bed of arugula for lunch the following day. Apples, sliced red grapes, cashews, raisins, and also Major Grey’s chutney provide it wonderful as well as mouthwatering elements.
Recipe #3: Chicken Pot Pie
Using a store-bought pie crust as a shortcut, all you’ll demand to do is make a roux with some chicken stock, and tons up the creamy sauce with diced potatoes, carrots, celery, peas, onions. Include a little bit of remaining prepared poultry to the pie, top with a crust, and bake. You could likewise make this chicken casserole with puff pastry or a biscuit topping.
Recipe # 4: Veggie-Loaded Poultry Soup
Use your chicken stock as well as load it up with veggies and either noodles, potatoes, or rice.
Recipe # 5: Creamy Polenta with Hen Ragu
Polenta is such a wonderful home cooking, and its velvety appearance goes even much better with a meat-laden ragu sauce than pasta.
Now, that’s exactly what we call cooking wise! Look into more of Sheri’s cooking tips on Foodista.com. Join us next time on the Clever Cookstr for much more suggestions as well as techniques from the cooking areas of the world’s best cooks.
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