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Bacon Wrapped Chicken with Roasted Tomatoes


Recipe Info

  • Servings : 4
  • Cook Time : 35m
  • Ready In : 35m


  • 12 rindless streaky bacon rashers
  • 4 chicken breasts
  • 200g cream cheese
  • 2 tsps olive oil
  • 20 -24 cherry tomatoes, on the vine
  • 2 red onions, quartered
  • salt and fresh ground black pepper
  • 1 lemon, juiced


Step 1

Pre-heat the oven to 190°C.

Step 2

Lightly oil an oven proof dish with olive oil.

Step 3

Place one chicken breast between a large piece of cling lm and gently beat it with a cook’s mallet until large and fairly thin.

Step 4

Repeat with remaining chicken breasts. Place the chicken breasts on a work board and evenly spread some cream cheese on each chicken piece. Roll the chicken breasts up. Wrap the rindless streaky bacon rashers around the chicken breasts, making sure edges are sealed underneath.

Step 5

Gently lift them into the oiled oven dish. Season with a little salt and freshly ground black pepper. Pour the lemon juice over the top of the chicken breasts.

Step 6

Arrange the cherry tomatoes and onions around the chicken pieces. Place in the oven and roast for 25-35 minutes, or until the chicken is cooked through. Remove from the oven and place the chicken breasts on a individual plates. Serve with roasted cherry tomatoes, onions and herbed mashed potato.

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