Lemon and saffron chicken traybake

Lemon and saffron chicken traybake

Marinating chicken in a Middle Eastern - inspired mixture of lemon, saffron, garlic and yogurt tenderises the meat and infuses the dish with elegantly fragrant flavours.

    • Serves4
    • CourseMain meal
    • Prepare15 mins
    • Cook55 mins
    • Total time1 hr 10 mins
    • Plusmarinating

    Ingredients

    • 1 pinch saffron threads
    • 180g Greek yogurt
    • 3 lemons, zest and juice of 2, 1 sliced
    • 3 garlic cloves, crushed
    • 4 chicken legs
    • 40g pistachios
    • 750g new potatoes
    • 1 large onion, sliced
    • 3 tbsp olive oil
    • ½ 25g pack flat leaf parsley, leaves torn