Category Archives: Cluck-Cluck: Low Carb Chicken Dishes

Summer Aubergine & Chicken Curry – Low Carb & Lemony

I just love a good curry – who doesn’t? But it’s not exactly the first thing that pops into mind for dinner during summer… While doing my weekly meal plans, this was created – I had aubergines and a whole chicken I wanted to use, as well as lots of double cream yoghurt. My kids

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Creamy, Lemony Chicken Picatta plus Top Tips for Grilling Zucchini

This is quite a typical – or perhaps not typical, but definitely a favourite – American chicken dish… Tender, thin chicken fillets, with a creamy lemon sauce and capers – that’s it, in a nutshell I suppose! Here’s what you’ll need {to serve 3-4 people}: 3 chicken breasts, halved and tenderized {place onto a board,

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Moroccan-style Roast Chicken

Aren’t we lucky to have all this rain at the moment?! Love it! When the weather is rainy, I want soul-food, I want hearty comfort food… Give me some roast chicken and I’m a happy chappy! Here’s my recipe for Moroccan-style Roast Chicken with a smoked paprika rub, along with some sweet potato wedges and

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Colourful Chicken & Broccoli Dish

I love these dishes that only use one pot! Plus, it’s easy too – especially for a weeknight dinner… Who has the time to cook an elaborate meal whilst trying to get the kids through the bath, preventing them from murdering each other AND enjoying your precious glass of vino?! {Just kidding 😉 } Righty-hoo,

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Confessions of a Low-Carber… {and a super Chicken Salad}

We’ve been ditching the carbs for almost 2 years now – actually almost 3 years..? Let’s just call it 2 years… We started out by just ditching all the obvious carbs: bread, pasta, rice, potatoes, etc. We also avoided all processed foods, but sometimes we’d have some sweet treats… That alone yielded amazing results, both

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Chicken & Courgette Bake

A slight adaptation of the ever-popular Courgette Gratin from the Real Meal Revolution – this recipe makes a meal of it! Fab for weeknight dinners and just how I like it – all in one pot! Just add a wholesome salad and you’re good to go. You will need: 500g courgettes / marrows, cut lengthways

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Perfect & Succulent Roast Chicken

Chicken – it’s one of those things you can easily mess up and overcook / under-season, etc. Yet, if kept simple and cooked perfectly, it can be an all-star dish. My favourite way to cook chicken, is to cook it whole, on the braai or roasted in the oven – classic and simple. When you

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Chicken on the #Braai

Seeing as it’s Braai Day tomorrow, I shall share this marvelous recipe for chicken on the braai: You will need: 1 or more whole chicken 1/4 ‘secret’ marinade I used for a recent lamb braai {Remember to always remove the meat from the fridge a good few hours before cooking.} Use your secret marinade to

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Chicken with Creamy Blue Cheese & Broccoli

So, what’s for dinner tonight? We’re having chicken with creamy blue cheese and broccoli – and a gem squash.{Ok, so we’re not reaaally having this for dinner, I lied, this was last night’s dinner… Freshly blogged for you to enjoy tonight 😉 } Don’t you just love broccoli as an adult? I used to hate

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