Lemon chicken parcels

Lemon chicken parcels


9 people made this

About this recipe: This recipe is low in fat, saturated fat and sodium and provides one of your five-a-day. Packed with flavour and healthy too!

WholegrainGoodness Warwickshire, England, UK

Serves: 4 

  • 1 red pepper, sliced
  • 175g pack baby corn
  • 1 lemon
  • 4 skinless chicken breasts, scored
  • 4 large sprigs of thyme
  • 2 tablespoons cold pressed rapeseed oil

Prep:10min  ›  Cook:25min  ›  Ready in:35min 

  1. Preheat the oven to 200 C / Gas 6. Make 4 large squares of foil.
  2. Divide the vegetables into four and place in the centre of each foil square. Halve the lemon and slice 1 half into 4, then place a slice on top of the vegetables in each foil square.
  3. Top each with a chicken breast and lay a sprig of thyme over each. Scrunch up the foil, leaving a small vent in the centre. Juice the other lemon half and mix with the oil, drizzle over the chicken through each of the small vents.
  4. Place each of the foil parcels on a baking tray and bake for 25 to 30 minutes until cooked throughout.


Vegetables such as courgettes, red onion and asparagus work well too.

See it on my blog

See our website for recipes

Recently viewed

Reviews (0)

Write a review

Click on stars to rate