CourteneyCox’s Chicken In Milk’ Can Replace Turkey for Thanksgiving


Courteney CoxAnother recipe video was shared on Instagram. This time, it’s the FriendsActress cooks up chicken in milk Cox obtained the recipe from Jamie Oliver. She shouts him out in the caption. 

“Chicken in Milk with sage and citrus (so good),”She wrote. “Thanks @jamieoliver xx Also check out his new book: Together.”

The actress recognizes the unanticipated ingredient and begins the video by saying: “You heard me, I said milk.”

The video, soundtracked by Taylor Swift’s hit song “I Knew You Were Trouble (Taylor’s Version),”Cox prepares the chicken. The camera pans around to show the chicken being transferred from the pot to a sheet of baking parchment, then back to the saucepan and finally into the oven. 

You can make the recipe!

The recipe’s ingredients call for:

  • 3.5 lbs of free-range whole chicken
  • One stick of unsalted butter
  • Olive oil
  • ½ a cinnamon stick
  • 1 bunch of fresh Sage, leaves
  • 2 lemons
  • 10 cloves
  • 2 ⅓ cups of milk

The milk comes into play later in the recipe, after the chicken has been seasoned and fried until it’s an even brown. Cox then adds the milk, lemons, garlic cloves and sage. 

Possible Thanksgiving Meal

She also shared some helpful tips with the audience in her caption “To serve, pull the meat off the bones and divide between plates. Spoon over plenty of juice and the little curds. Delicious served with wilted spinach or greens and some mashed potato.” 

If you’re looking for alternatives to turkey this Thanksgiving, watch Cox’s video and try the recipe out for yourself!