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Easy chicken tagine

Easy chicken tagine

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  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
    • Cook:
  • Easy
  • Serves 4

Simple one-pots are perfect for the busy cook. This chicken tagine is great eaten with cous cous for something a bit more filling

  • Healthy
Nutrition: per serving
HighlightNutrientUnit
kcal304
fat11g
saturates3g
carbs14g
sugars12g
fibre3g
protein39g
low insalt0.48g
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Ingredients

Method

  • STEP 1

    Heat the oil in a large, wide pan with a lid, add the chicken, then fry quickly until lightly coloured. Add the onion and ginger, then fry for a further 2 mins.

  • STEP 2

    Add 150ml water, the saffron, honey and carrots, season, then stir well. Bring to the boil, cover tightly, then simmer for 30 mins until the chicken is tender. Uncover and increase the heat for about 5 mins to reduce the sauce a little. Sprinkle with parsley and serve with lemon wedges for squeezing over.

RECIPE TIPS
TIP: CHICKEN BREASTS
You can make this dish using 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts instead of thighs. Simply cut them in half and reduce the simmering time to 15 mins.

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Recipe from Good Food magazine, April 2008

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