Healthy chicken chilli

Winter warmer on a cold evening • Try making this with turkey


Olive oil spray
1 large onion, chopped
2cm piece root ginger, finely chopped
2 x 350g packs essential Waitrose British Chicken Mini Breast Fillets, roughly chopped
400g can essential Waitrose Chopped Tomatoes
100g Red Split Lentils
1 pack Waitrose 2 Sweet Peppers, seeded and diced
2 x 400g cans essential Waitrose Kidney Beans, drained and rinsed
450ml chicken stock
2 tsp Discovery Chipotle Paste
Coriander leaves and rice, to serve


1. Spray a large pan with oil and cook the onion, ginger and chicken for 5 minutes until golden.

2. Stir in the tomatoes, lentils, peppers, beans, stock and chipotle paste. Bring to the boil, cover and simmer for 20 minutes until the lentils and peppers are tender and the chicken is cooked through with no pink meat.

3. Divide between bowls, scatter with coriander and serve with rice.

Cook’s tip

If using leftover cooked chicken or turkey, shred or chop into small pieces and stir into the pan for the last 10 minutes of cooking time.

LOVE life healthy chicken chilli
  • Preparation time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking time: 30 minutes
  • Total time: 40 minutes 40 minutes

Serves: 6

Nutritional Info

Typical values per serving:

Energy 2255.176kJ
Fat 5.7g
Saturated Fat 1.4g
Carbohydrate 78.4g
Sugars 7.9g
Salt 1g

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This recipe was first published in Mon Nov 25 15:44:00 GMT 2013.