Buying a whole chicken and breaking it down yourself is a super-smart way to save money. Plus, you’re left with the carcass – the key ingredient to a gorgeous homemade chicken stock. With a sharp knife and a bit of guidance a chicken can be broken down in no time at all.
Meat & fish
Each month, we take two kitchen skills and put them together to produce one delicious recipe. Here we tackle prawns – how to prepare and cook with them.
Salmon is a beautiful fish, and a great way of getting omega-3 and essential fatty acids into our diets. Everyone should have a go at cooking salmon – it’s so simple, tastes amazing and can really make your midweek meals sing
Not just for breakfast, black pudding is a super-tasty, affordable and versatile ingredient that works a treat in all sorts of recipes.
We challenged Jamie’s Food Revolution Ambassadors to inspire us with their version of one of his 10 recipes for learning how to cook from scratch.
There are fewer things more daunting than staring at a gigantic, naked turkey on Christmas morning, especially if you’ve never cooked one before. But it doesn’t have to be all Nightmare Before Christmas! We’re here so that when your guests start arriving on the big day, you aren’t flapping about your bird being raw or undercooked.
Thinking of trading in turkey for an alternative festive centrepiece? Deliciously sweet and salty roast ham could be the showstopper you’re looking for.
Over 50 billion chickens are reared annually to provide us with meat and eggs – that’s around seven times the number of people on earth.
South Korea has staggeringly low obesity rates – just 6%, compared to 25% of obese Brits. With seafood being a major part of the South Korean diet, Jamie paid a visit to the famous Haenyeo ‘diving ladies’ of Jeju island, who free-dive impressive depths to catch their seafood bounty by hand.
Without a doubt, salmon is one of our favourite fish, and it’s not hard to see why – it’s easy to cook, incredibly versatile and totally delicious. We asked seafood expert Bart van Olphen to spill his secrets for creating show-stopping salmon dishes.