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Brush Your Chicken With Mayo Before Roasting It

Brush Your Chicken With Mayo Before Roasting It

My all-time favourite roasted chicken is labneh chicken, but that thing requires a 24-hour marinade, and sometimes I simply do not have the patience. I can’t however, place a chicken—naked and unloved—straight into the oven for roasting without any sort of treatment or tips – in these rushed, marinade-less moments,…

Flavour Your Mayo With Sad, Wilted Herbs

Flavour Your Mayo With Sad, Wilted Herbs

One of my hobbies is buying too many herbs and then watching watching them wilt, dehydrate or mush out in the fridge, depending on how I’ve (incorrectly) stored them. Would placing my cilantro in a jar of water extend its life? Yes. Am I going to do that? You know…

A Chicken Salad Manifesto

A Chicken Salad Manifesto

Chicken salad is not usually perceived as “sexy.” It is a potluck food, a church supper food, an uninspired baby or wedding shower option, often under-seasoned and over-dressed. Bad chicken salad can put you off the category entirely. But good chicken salad? Good chicken salad can be transcendent.