Chicken is the most common type of poultry in the world. Owing to the relative ease and low cost of raising chickens—in comparison to mammals such as cattle or hogs—chicken meat (commonly called just "chicken") and chicken eggs have become prevalent in numerous cuisines.. Chicken can be prepared in a vast range of ways, including baking, grilling, barbecuing, frying, and boiling. Meanwhile, whizz together the roughly chopped onion, ginger, coriander stalks and jerk seasoning with a hand-held blender. Add to the softened onion and fry until fragrant. Stir in the thyme, chopped tomatoes, vinegar, sugar and stock cubes with 600ml water and bring to a simmer. This recipe gives any roast dinner a run for its money. Spatchcocking a chicken is easy and means you can cook a chicken in just 35 minutes. Try serving with rice and peas and corn on the cob. Mix all the marinade ingredients together, rub well into the chicken and leave in the fridge for 1 hour. Preheat the oven to 200C/180C Fan/Gas 6. Put the chicken in a roasting tin, drizzle with ... Heat the oven to 220C/200C fan/gas 7. Put the chicken in an ovenproof dish, cover with foil and cook for 30-45 mins. Remove the foil and baste the chicken with the juices from the dish, then cook for a further 10 mins. The skin should start to crisp up. Check the meat is cooked by cutting into the deepest part of the chicken.