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Chicken drummers with potatoes on tray and salad

BBQ chicken drummers with green goddess salad

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  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
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  • Easy
  • Serves 2

Enjoy our sweet and sticky barbecue chicken drummers. Super healthy, serve with our green salad and jacket potatoes to get four of your 5-a-day

  • Gluten-free
  • Healthy
Nutrition: Per serving
low inkcal367


  • 2 tsp tomato purée
  • 2 tsp balsamic vinegar
  • ¼ tsp smoked paprika
  • 1 pitted medjool date
  • 1 tsp rapeseed oil
  • 1 large garlic clove , chopped
  • 4 large skinless chicken drumsticks
  • 1 romaine lettuce , shredded
  • 2 handfuls watercress
  • 2 chunks cucumber , halved and sliced
  • 2 jacket potatoes , to serve

For the dressing

  • 1 small avocado , halved and stoned
  • 2 tbsp bio yogurt
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 4 spring onions , chopped
  • ½ tsp dried tarragon
  • ¼ tsp English mustard powder


  • STEP 1

    Blitz the tomato purée, vinegar, paprika, date, oil, garlic and 2-3 tbsp water until smooth. Slash the drumsticks a few times, then toss in the sauce. Heat the oven to 200C/180C fan/gas 6, then roast for 30 mins.

  • STEP 2

    To make the dressing, scoop the avocado into a bowl with the yogurt, lemon juice, spring onions, tarragon and mustard powder, then blitz with a hand blender until smooth.

  • STEP 3

    Toss the lettuce, watercress and cucumbers together and pile onto plates. Spoon over the dressing and serve with the chicken and potatoes.

Recipe from Good Food magazine, July 2019

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