Grilled lemon chicken with potatoes

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Lemon chicken and potatoes
Lemon chicken and potatoes
  • Serves: 4

  • Cooking time:

This super-satisfying chicken dish is ready in just 20 minutes. Add a sprinkling of curry powder, cumin and coriander for an extra kick


  • 450g (1lb) baby new potatoes, halved
  • 4 chicken breasts, skin on, halved
  • 55ml (2fl oz) olive oil
  • 1tsp dried oregano
  • 1 lemon, zest and juice
  • 250g pack green beans
  • 75g (3oz) green olives, pitted (optional)

Not keen on olives? Leave them out - and add cherry tomatoes with the beans instead.


  1. Preheat the grill. Parboil the potatoes for 2 mins until starting to become tender.
  2. Put the chicken in a shallow dish with the potatoes. Cover with the olive oil, oregano, zest and juice. Season and grill for 10 mins.
  3. Blanch the green beans and add them and the olives, if using, to the dish and grill for a further 5 mins.

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