CHICKEN & BITS SANDWICH SPREAD

CHICKEN & BITS SANDWICH SPREAD

CHICKEN & BITS SANDWICH SPREAD

CHICKEN & BITS SANDWICH SPREAD

CHICKEN & BITS SANDWICH SPREAD

This one was originally a traditional meze spread recipe used in Turkey, and it isone of the essentials in their taverns, known as meyhanes, as well as for servingto guests at home. Meze is traditionally made with a whole chicken — or only thebreasts — and walnut oil made from scratch by pounding the walnuts to squeezethe oil out of them.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Course chicken recipes
Servings 8

Equipment

  • 1 TILLAGD Cutlery
  • 1 PROPPMÄTT Chopping board
  • 1 GLADELIG Bowl
  • 1 POKAL Glass

Ingredients
  

SCRAPS

  • Leftover chicken
  • 2 cups (280 g) leftover cooked chicken,finely chopped
  • ½ cup (125 ml) reserved chicken juice,if available (otherwise use chicken stock)
  • ¼ cup (30 g) bread crumbs
  • ½ cup (59 g) walnuts or almonds, crushed
  • 1 tsp (2½ g) chili flakes
  • Salt to taste
  • Black pepper to taste
  • 2 tsp (30 ml) vegetable oil
  • Leafy greens, if making a salad
  • 3 radishes, chopped, if making a salad Bread slices if making a sandwich.

Instructions
 

  • Mix all ingredients except chicken piecesin a bowl. You should end up with a loosepaste. If it looks too thick, add a little morechicken stock
  • Add the chicken pieces and mix with arubber spatula or wooden spoon to coatthem with the paste. Season with salt andblack pepper to taste.
  • Transfer to a jar with a lid and refrigeratefor at least few hours before serving.It will be even better next day.
  • If using as a spread, serve in small bowlswith crackers and mini toasts on the side.
  • If making a salad, mix leafy greens,radishes, and other vegetables you haveon hand with a simple salad dressing,and garnish with small spoonfuls of thechicken & bits sandwich spread.
  • If serving as sandwich, toast your favouritebread slices and spread them with yourfavourite condiments (mayo, mustard,sriracha), lettuce, tomato slices, and chicken& bits sandwich spread.
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