Chicken Marinate your chicken. Sprinkle over a good pinch of dried oregano, salt and pepper and the 5 Chinese spices then drizzle over oil and put on the knob of butter. Fry in the frying pan for 5 minutes. For a light brown coating. After the chicken is finished place neatly in the oven dish with the tomatoes and wrap bacon around the chicken. Add a quarter of the lemon to the pan. Total time 45 minutes for the potatoes and total time for the chicken 30 minutes.