Preparation info

  • For

    4-6

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

Poor Cook: Fabulous food for next to nothing

Poor Cook

By Susan Campbell and Caroline Conran

Published 1971

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Ingredients

  • 1 small boiling chicken
  • 2 carrots, 1 onion
  • 8

Method

Cover the chicken with water in a large saucepan, bring slowly to the boil, skim and add the sliced vegetables, bayleaf, peppercorns and salt. Simmer for 1½ hours or longer, until the bird is tender.

Allow to cool a little in the cooking liquid. Preheat oven to Reg 7/425°. Make