Lemon Chicken

Total time: 12hr 45m
Preparation Time: 15m

For 4 people

Nutritional Information

Contains 241 Kcal, 29g Protein, 3g Carbohydrates, 10g Fat


  • 2 dl buttermilk
  • 2 sprig rosemary
  • 0.5 organic lemons, use grated zest and 1 tbsp of juice
  • 4 chicken legs, skinless, cut across in half
  • a little pepper
  • 1.5 tsp. salt
  • a little clarified butter
  • 1 shallot, cut into rings
  • 2 dl white wine
  • 1 dl chicken stock
  • salt and pepper to taste

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  • In a bowl, combine the buttermilk, rosemary, lemon zest and pepper. Add the chicken pieces and mix together. Cover and marinate in the fridge for approx. 12 hrs. Turn the chicken pieces once or twice during that time. Remove the chicken, pat dry and season with salt. Heat the clarified butter in a frying pan. Reduce the heat a little, brown the chicken pieces in batches for approx. 5 mins. per batch, remove. Wipe the cooking fat from the pan and add a little clarified butter if necessary. Sauté the shallots for approx. 5 mins. Add the wine and reduce to approx. half the amount. Add the stock, bring to the boil, reduce the heat. Return the chicken pieces to the pan. Add the rosemary, cover and cook on a low heat for approx. 30 mins. Stir in the lemon zest and juice, season.

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