Harvest roast chicken with grapes and olives

Ingredients: 2 pounds chicken parts with skin and bones Table salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 cup seedless grapes 1 cup pitted Kalamata olives 2 small shallots, thinly sliced 1/2 cup dry white wine 1/2 cup chicken broth 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh rosemary Preheat your oven to 450 degrees with a rack in middle.…

Moussaka

Ingredients: 4 tbsp olive oil 3 medium or 2 large aubergines, sliced 1 large onion, finely chopped 4 cloves of garlic, finely chopped 2 tsp cinnamon 1 1/2 tsp dried oregano 1 pound minced lamb 2 tbsp tomato purée, mixed with 2/3 cup water 2/3 cup red wine Small bunch of cilantro, chopped For the…

Green Chicken

Ingredients: 1 medium sweet onion, peeled and coarsely chopped (about 1 cup) 1 cup packed fresh cilantro leaves and stems 1 1/4 cups packed fresh basil leaves 1/4 cup packed fresh mint leaves 1/4 cup fish sauce 3 peeled garlic cloves Finely grated zest of 1 medium lime Plenty ground black pepper 1 teaspoon cayenne…

Indian Chili Chicken

Ingredients: 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken thighs (6 to 8 smallish ones) 2 tablespoons dark soy sauce, plus extra if required Ground black pepper, to taste 1/2 teaspoon bouillon powder (or 1/2 a stock cube) 1 to 2 tablespoons neutral cooking oil 1-inch piece ginger, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 to 2…

Pork Shoulder Ragu

Ingredients: 2 to 2 1/2 pounds boneless pork shoulder roast, tied with twine if there are any loose pieces 1 small onion, chopped 1 garlic clove, minced Salt and pepper 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 small pat butter 1 28-ounce can whole tomatoes, with juice 1 cup red wine 5 sprigs fresh thyme 5 sprigs fresh oregano Generous pinch of fennel seeds 1 tablespoon hot sauce…

Spanakopita pot pie skillet

Ingredients: 1 pound fresh baby spinach leaves, washed 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs, chopped into 1-inch chunks Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 5 medium cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 1/2 cup chicken stock, plus more as needed 1/2 cup milk 4 ounces feta…

Cold Peanut Sesame Noodles

Ingredients: 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts or 1/2 block tofu, cut into strips 4 teaspoons peanut or canola oil, divided 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 1/2-inch piece ginger, peeled and minced 1 pound spaghetti or soba noodles 1 medium cucumber and/or 2 carrots, 2 sticks celery, 3 radishes, etc. 5 scallions, chopped 1 large handful…