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Garlic Chicken

Garlic Chicken

with Green Beans and Jasmine Rice

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This eminently enjoyable dish is our nod to the less well-known side of Lebanese cuisine, with delicious green beans and rice. For maximum flavour, we recommend marinating your chicken for as long as possible. With every extra minute it gets more delicious!

Preparation Time35 minutes
Cooking difficultyLevel 1
Ingredients
serving amount
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serving amount

1 packet

jasmine rice

2 fillet

free range chicken breast

1 clove

garlic

½ bunch

coriander

1 packet

green beans

1

zucchini

½

red onion

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3 cup

water

2 tbs

olive oil

1 tsp

honey

Nutritional Valuesper serving
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per serving
Energy (kJ)2940 kJ
Fat24.9 g
of which saturates5.1 g
Carbohydrate70.6 g
of which sugars7.3 g
Protein46.5 g
Sodium132 mg
The average adult daily energy intake is 8700 kJ
Utensils
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Chopping board
Knife
Saucepan
Strainer
Baking Paper
Rolling Pin
Large Bowl
Pan
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1

Preheat oven to 200°C/180°C fan-forced. To prepare the ingredients, rinse the Jasmine rice well. Peel and crush the garlic, pick the coriander leaves and finely chop, and trim and halve the green beans. Thinly slice the zucchini and finely slice the red onion.

2

Place the Jasmine rice and the water in a medium saucepan and bring to the boil over a high heat. Reduce the heat to a medium and simmer, uncovered, for 10-12 minutes, or until the rice is soft. Drain and set aside.

Prepare the chicken
Prepare the chicken
3

Meanwhile place your chicken breast fillets between two sheets of baking paper. With a heavy mallet or rolling pin, flatten the breast until 2 cm thick.

Coat the chicken
Coat the chicken
4

In a large bowl mix together half of the olive oil, garlic, honey, coriander and some salt and pepper. Add the flattened chicken and coat well.

Fry the chicken on each side
Fry the chicken on each side
5

Heat half of the remaining olive oil in a medium ovenproof frying pan over a medium-high heat. Cook the chicken for 2 minutes on each side or until golden. Transfer the pan to the oven and bake for 6-8 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through.

Soften the veggies
Soften the veggies
6

Meanwhile, heat the remaining olive oil in a medium frying pan over a medium-high heat. Cook the green beans, zucchini and red onion for 4-5 minutes, or until softened.

7

To, serve divide Jasmine rice between plates. Top with the vegetables and chicken. Enjoy!