Poulet Vallée d'Auge
(or Poulet au Cidre)
Easy Chicken recipes that are so versatile they make quick and easy meals when you are in a hurry!
There is no need to use ready-made meals when you have these recipes to hand.
They are tasty, so easy to make and above all, they are nutritious!
Here are a few of our favourite recipes, and they are truly delicious.
They are good for any day of the week and can be made for a quick family meal or for entertaining.
A good tip when buying chicken for the chicken breasts, don't buy the breasts, buy the whole chicken and cut it into pieces. It is much cheaper to do this and you get more for your money! Keep the other pieces to use in other recipes or to make a chicken stock.
Making your own stock has so many more benefits than buying ready made. Discover homemade broth here.
This is a beautiful dish named after the wife of a grape grower and sometimes
referred to as 'Chicken Veronique'. It is a quick and easy recipe to make and
will be a favourite to have in your recipe collection.
Chicken with morels is a wonderfully tasty dish. The little morels are the most
delicious dried mushrooms and give this dish its wonderful flavour. However, if
you cannot purchase morels (you can buy them on Amazon), you can substitute the
morels for shiitake mushrooms or oyster mushrooms which will give you great
results. Either way this dish is a winner!
A colourful and easy chicken recipe from Provençal. So simple and easy to make
and full of goodness. If you like olives you will love this one!
This is a quick and easy version of a French classic for Tarragon chicken and is so appetising it is sure to please everyone. This is one of the chicken recipes that is great for entertaining.
A tasty dish which takes sometime to make, so this is a recipe that needs to be planned and made ahead of the time you plan to eat it. Very much worth every effort.
Chicken Celestine really is a celestial dish and is another French family dish that is also good for entertaining too.
Chicken Chasseur definitely ranks up there with all the other easy dinners to make and probably ranks higher in complex tasty flavours than most. You will know what I mean when you are eating it!
A wonderful mix of vegetables and chicken meat which literally means Chicken Stew! But this devine dish is sauced in chicken broth cream and wine, oh so good! Simple to make and simmers up nicely in an hour.
Chicken with Tarragon is a sumptuous roasted chicken with a luscious sauce made with butter, flour, cream and seasoning. Pop into the roasting pan your favourite vegetables and enjoy the aroma as you wait for your heavenly meal!
You don't have to be traditional with this dish by using a old rooster, or cock bird,
marinated, and then braised until succulent and tender. Thank goodness! You can use any chicken of your choice and red or white wine will work equally as well to make a very fine meal!
Chicken Escalope is a relaxing dish as it does not take long to make, but delivers a big taste! Pork or lamb can also be prepared with this same method. Get the kids to help with the pounding and they will think cooking is the best thing ever!
A really delicious chicken curry recipe that is great for family weekends or if you are entertaining your friends. A curry that is full of flavour and very easy to make at home.
A grilled chicken recipe that is a winner hands down. Easy, tasty and brings out the devil in you! One of the keys to making this delicious chicken recipe is to dry the meat well with a kitchen towel before placing in the pan.
A poule au pot or chicken in a pot is a delicious traditional dish of chicken and vegetables and is a welcome meal for family and entertaining.
This dish is called Poulet Vallée d'Auge when made with chicken stock, but, if cider is used to replace the stock then it is called Poulet au Cidre. Either way it is a creamy, delicious recipe that everyone will want seconds of.
Easy dinner to prepare that will make a meal into something special every time you serve it. This recipe starts with young chickens cut in half and gently cooked with the vegetables and herbs.
A yummy chicken dish that can be quite versatile. Change out the liquids to suit your taste, use black or green olives, or fresh or canned tomatoes. With the herbs this is a winner!
A classic French roast chicken with the flavour of lemon and herbs. Who could resist the aroma of this wonderful roast chicken with French herbs.
Roast Chicken Thighs Provencal
Poulet de Bresse chickens are treated like fine wine. They have an appellation, get to eat real food and walk around the countryside—all regulated by law.