- Backyard Chickens How to Keep Happy HensISBN: 9781743367537
Publication date: 01/02/2017
A henkeeping companion to the bestselling Backyard Bees, covering everything you need to know about keeping chickens even in urban areas.
Keeping a few hens was once only for rural dwellers with big yards - or inner-city hippies. Now it's mainstream and an attractive proposition wherever you live. Fluffy little recycling units that eat weeds, bugs and scraps and turn them into organic eggs - what's not to love? Chickens are great backyard pets for young and old - they're a natural extension for everyone with a vegie patch, and for those who like eggs but are concerned about the welfare of commercial hens. This book is the perfect reference, whether you're already keeping chickens or an absolute beginner thinking about getting a couple of chooks. Dave Ingham offers compulsively readable advice on how to start, housing and feeding, settling chickens in with other pets, troubleshooting, and the (minimal) commitment required to keep your backyard hens healthy and happy.
'This book is the what for, how to, where and why of chickens for novices and wranglers alike.' - Costa Georgiadis, ABC Gardening Australia
Author: INGHAM, DAVEPrice: $35.00
- Bird In the Hand Chicken Recipes for Every Day and Every MoodISBN: 9781845338961
Publication date: 01/02/2015
Chicken is one of the most popular foods we love to cook and eat: comforting, quick, celebratory and casual. Plundering the globe, there is no shortage of brilliant ways to cook it, whether you need a quick supper on the table after work, something for a lazy summer barbecue or a feast to nourish family and friends. From quick Vietnamese lemon grass and chilli chicken thighs and a smoky chicken salad with roast peppers and almonds, through to a complete feast with pomegranate, barley and feta stuffed roast chicken with Georgian aubergines, there is no eating or entertaining occasion that isn't covered in this book. In A BIRD IN THE HAND, Diana Henry offers a host of new, easy and not-so-very-well-known dishes, starring the bird we all love.
Dimension: 250mm X 195mm
Author: HENRY, DIANAPrice: $39.99
- Chicken and Other Birds From the Perfect Roast Chicken to Asian Style Duck BreastsISBN: 9781909342507
Publication date: 26/08/2015
In these more ethically aware and health-conscious of times, good poultry is often the best way to go. In this tantalizing collection, Paul Gayler dedicates over 100 mouthwatering recipes to birds of all sizes - from the chicken we eat every day to the turkey we eat once a year, and the guinea fowl or quail that we have yet to experience on our culinary journeys. Discover the best methods for cooking each bird, and master the techniques that will take your dishes to the next level. With recipes to suit every lifestyle, all accompanied by stunning photographs, this book demonstrates just how versatile poultry can truly be. Be amazed by the extraordinary nature of these most ordinary of meats.
Author: GAYLER,PAUL;SUMMERS,KEVINPrice: $49.99
- Chicken Wings 70 Unbeatable Recipe for Fried Baked and Grilled Wings plus Sides and DrinksISBN: 9781849756563
Publication date: 01/09/2015
Publication Date: September 2015
Once devoured silently in the depths of the humble sports bar, chicken wings are now a national institution in the US, and are prepared with a huge range of marinades, glazes and dips. This book matches the stratospheric success of the chicken wing with a new level of fantastic flavour combinations. It begins with the reliable, nostalgic favourites and variants on classics, including Baked Bourbon, Smoky Chipotle and Buttermilk Fried Wings. Fancy your wings hot and spicy? Then look no further than Harissa Hot Wings and Habanero and Pineapple - the latter taking the edge off the super spicy heat. If you like to keep abreast of the bold new flavours out there, help yourself to another portion of Cola Wings, Sticky Lime and Maple Wings or the unspeakably decadent Dark Chocolate Mole Wings. Fancy something lighter and a little less outrageous? Then why not tuck in to the fragrant Baked Pistachio Wings or the deliciously subtle Lemon, Basil and Pepper Wings. If you've got a craving for Take-Out from the comfort of your own home, then Szechuan Plum Sauce Wings or Teriyaki Wings or Cajun Alfredo might be right up your alley.This book truly has something for everyone and something for every occasion.
Dimension: 235mm X 190mm
Author: HILKER, CAROLPrice: $45.00
- Contented Chook Practical Tips and Inspiration Ideas for Keeping Your Hens HappyISBN: 9780733330537
Publication date: 01/06/2012
A book of everyday inspiration, THE CONTENTED CHOOK is a sumptuous and quirkyappreciation of the practical requirements (as well as those special luxuries) that your hens deserve to be genuinely happy. Featuring over 200 photographs and more than 60 inventive examples of Aussie chookhouses, the book also includes all the basics of caring for your chickens: there is a breed-by-breed guide to selecting the right chook for you, and vital information on raising them, feeding them, and keeping them healthy and safe. With yummy essential egg recipes from Matthew Evans, and Josh Byrne's guide to making a basic hen house, this is the ideal book for anyone who has chooks, is planning to get chooks, or simply dreams of owning chooks! ABC Gardening Australia magazine is the topselling gardening title in Australia. A must-have magazine for gardeners, it was launched more than two decades ago in conjunction with the popular ABC TV show Gardening Australia. Gardening of course is much more than growing plants, and this broader picture is reflected in every issue of the magazine. Gardening includes all those elements that make the backyard a vital part of the home, which is where the chooks come in. With more and more people returning to the basics of growing vegetables, fruit and herbs, the chook shed and a backyard flock are as much a garden essential as a good compost heap.Inspired by one of ABC Gardening Australia magazine's most popular reader competitions, to find Australia's best 'poultry palace', The Contented Chook is full of ideas to create a show-stopping, heart-warming home for your chooks. Everything you need to know about creating a safe, healthy home for your chickens Expert advice on feeding and caring for your flock Real stories and photographs from chook owners around Australia How to build the perfect chook pen.
Author: GARDENING AUSTRALIAPrice: $35.00
- Fried Chicken 50 Recipes for the Crispy Crunchy Comfort-Food ClassicISBN: 9781607747246
Publication date: 01/06/2015
Fried chicken is comfort food at its finest. Served alongside a biscuit, atop waffles, or just on its own, fried chicken is one of the most universally loved foods around. In Fried Chicken, Southern chef Rebecca Lang collects 50 of the most tantalizing, crowd-pleasing variations on the classic. There are perennial favorites like Buttermilk-Soaked, Bacon-Fried Chicken Smothered in Gravy; Tennessee Hot Chicken; kid-friendly Chicken Fingers; and even Gluten-Free Southern Fried Chicken. Also featured are internationally inspired recipes, such as Saigon Street Wings, Chinese Lollipop Wings, Mexican-Lime Fried Chicken Tacos, and Korean Fried Chicken with Gochujang Sauce. All of these recipes are impeccably tested, foolproof, and will have the whole family singing the praises of perfectly fried poultry.
Author: LANG, REBECCAPrice: $26.99
- Fried Chicken and Friends The Hartsyard Family CookbookISBN: 9781743363119
Publication date: 29/07/2015
GOLDEN BROWN DELICIOUS Fried chicken has undergone a renaissance. It's been reinvented for a new generation. It's restaurant-level impressive and a sure-fire way to keep a crowd happy. Fried Chicken and Friends is a collection of down-home American-inspired recipes, including the ultimate buttermilk fried chicken, as well as aperol sours, oyster po' boys, waffles with bacon and maple syrup, and all the other delicious things that go with it.Pull up a chair with the team behind award-winning restaurant Hartsyard and get stuck in to the high-octane flavours of beef poutine, crab cakes and chargrilled broad beans. All served with a generous shake of the hot sauce bottle. It's a party on a plate.
Husband and wife team Naomi Hart and Gregory Llewelyn are Australian-Americans whose restaurant Hartsyard in Sydney has become a Mecca for lovers of down-home cooking done to perfection. Gregory has worked under Daniel Boulud, Alain Ducasse and Andrew Carmellini.
Dimension: 255mm X 200mm
Author: LLEWELYN, GREGORY AND HART, NAOMIPrice: $49.99
- Great Rotisserie Chicken CookbookISBN: 9780449016404
Publication date: 14/04/2015
Rotisserie chicken has become a staple in supermarkets across the country, pre-cooked and ready to take home for a quick and healthy meal. The Great Rotisserie Chicken Cookbook provides recipes for salads, side dishes, and breads to serve on a night that you need to get dinner on the table right away. For nights when you have leftovers, there are mouth-watering soups, salads, sandwiches, rice dishes, pastas, and entrees that use chicken as an ingredient. And for days when you have more time, there are tips and tricks for roasting your own chicken on a rotisserie at home. These are meals made with readily available ingredients that come together from stove to table in 1 hour or less.
Dimension: 255mm X 203mm
Author: AKIS, ERICPrice: $39.99
- Kitchen Therapist For the Love of ChickenISBN: 9781742575407
Publication date: 01/08/2014
Author: RICHARDSON, JOPrice: $29.99
- MDW Kitchen Towel - RoosterISBN: TOW154
Publication date: 10/10/2013
RRP $ 14.95
There's nothing shy or demure about our kitchen towels! The bold natural-history prints demand attention and deserve it. And they're made of natural woven cotton, so they're as practical as they are impressive.
Author: VMONDOPrice: $19.99
- Mobile Poultry Slaughterhouse Building A Humane Chicken Processing Unit to Strengthen Your Local Food SystemISBN: 9781612121291
Publication date: 01/10/2013
If you are raising chickens, turkeys, or other poultry for meat and lack easy access to a humane, localslaughterhouse, this guide shows you how to put together a slaughtering and processing unit that will accommodate any type of poultry and can be moved from farm to farm. These units can be funded, built, and used by a community of small farmers, or you can develop one by yourself and use it as part of a business. This book covers the mechanics of constructing the unit, government regulations, the permitting process, sanitation, safety, and much more.
Author: BERLOW, ALIPrice: $19.99
- Perfectly Roasted Chicken 20 Different Ways plus a host of salads soups pastas and moreISBN: 9780857832108
Publication date: 01/06/2013
Nothing satisfies quite like the cooking and eating of a perfectly roasted chicken. The rewards for nominal effort are many - a home filled with heady cooking aromas; the tender pull-apart meat and crisp golden skin, and the exciting potential for what to do with the leftovers. The Perfectly Roasted Chicken takes this time-honoured classic and reinvigorates it by showing just how much enjoyment and variety you can spin from a simple roast. Mindy Fox provides classic and modern recipes, plus inspirational side dishes and healthy yet delicious ideas for leftovers. Whether you're looking for pastas, salads, sandwiches, small plates, brunches or lunches, it's all here. Enjoy a Chicken Noodle Soup with Leeks, Peas and Dill, pass around Vietnamese Summer Rolls at a dinner party or indulge in Baked Macaroni, Chicken and Cheese. Whether you're cooking for one, two, a family, or a party, The Perfectly Roasted Chicken delivers.
Author: FOX, MINDYPrice: $29.99