Quick & Easy

Chicken stock

Try this easy chicken stock recipe to discover how easy and economical it is to cook your own chicken stock at home.
chicken stock recipe
3.5 litres
2H 10M

This chicken stock is just the first step to a world of delicious recipes. From soups and stews to risotto and more – this homemade stock recipe is going to come in handy!

Start with chicken then move on to beef stock, fish stock and vegetable stock next!



1.Place ingredients in a large saucepan or stockpot; simmer, uncovered, for 2 hours, skimming surface occasionally.
2.Strain stock through a fine sieve into a large heatproof bowl; discard solids. Allow stock to cool. Cover; refrigerate until cold. Skim and discard surface fat before using.

To cool rapidly cool stock place the saucepan in a sink of iced water, deep enough to reach halfway up the side of the pan. Stir frequently to release the heat. Refrigerate immediately. All stocks will keep in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 3 days or freeze for up to 3 months. Bring stock to the boil before using.


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