This week at Farmers Pantry, you can grab a RSPCA asssured, Red Tractor 1.6kg chicken for just £5. With so many people taking this offer up we thought we’d share some really simple mid week ideas for serving this much loved classic:
Classic Roast Chicken: Serve the whole roast chicken with simple sides like roasted vegetables, mashed potatoes, and gravy for a traditional feast. Don’t forget the cranberry sauce!
Chicken Salad: Shred the roast chicken and toss it with fresh greens, cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, and your favorite dressing for a refreshing salad.
Chicken Tacos or Burritos: Use shredded roast chicken as a filling for tacos or burritos along with salsa, guacamole, cheese, and other toppings.
Chicken Sandwiches: Slice the roast chicken and make sandwiches with your choice of bread, lettuce, tomato, and your favorite spreads like mayonnaise or pesto.
Chicken Soup or Stew: Use the roasted chicken carcass to make a flavourful broth for chicken soup or stew. Add vegetables, noodles, or rice for a hearty meal.
Chicken Pizza: Top a pizza crust with shredded roast chicken, barbecue sauce or tomato sauce, cheese, and your favorite toppings for a tasty pizza.
Chicken Pasta: Mix shredded chicken into your favorite pasta dish—Alfredo, marinara, pesto, or creamy garlic sauce—for a protein-packed meal.
Chicken Fried Rice: Incorporate diced roast chicken into fried rice with vegetables, scrambled eggs, and soy sauce for a flavorful Asian-inspired dish.
Chicken Curry: Add shredded chicken to a 'Curry Sauce Co' curry sauce, choose from Makhani to Malay to Madras and everything in-between for a delicious and easy curry that will be devoured!
Chicken Quesadillas: Use shredded roast chicken along with cheese and vegetables between tortillas to make delicious quesadillas.
Get creative and experiment with different flavours and cuisines to enjoy your roast chicken in various interesting ways and don’t forget to tag us in your meal pics - we love to see your culinary creations!