Chicken Porridge

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Good Food For Bad Days

Good Food For Bad Days

By Jack Monroe

Published 2020

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I have been fixated with the idea of chicken porridge for some years now, since reading an old Iranian recipe for it in a cookery book that I have not been able to locate since. My version is made by slow-cooking chicken thighs, then slow-cooking the oats in the resulting stock and juices. It’s not strictly a ten-minute meal, but does require no more than ten minutes of effort and some idle babysitting, so it sort of counts. Hearty, creamy nursery food, everyone I have given it to try has r