Chicken & White Beans

Chicken & White Beans

Chicken and white beans

Serves 4

10 minutes to make 

15 minutes to cook



1 tbsp olive oil 

100g streaky bacon

1 large onion

2 cloves garlic

2 soy free, free range chicken breasts

200ml bone broth 

few sprigs fresh thyme 

2 x 400g tins white beans (butter or cannellini are perfect), drained and rinsed

splash of double cream or a dollop of crème fraiche

juice of half a lemon 

handful of parsley


  1. Heat the oil in a pan,  slice the bacon and fry for a few minutes until crispy. 
  2. Slice the onion and add to the pan and fry for 5 minutes until softened then bash the garlic and add to the pan. 
  3. Slice the chicken and add to the bacon pan and fry for a few minutes 
  4. Pour in the bone broth and add the thyme and bubble for 5-6 minutes then stir in the beans and cream. Season to taste and add lemon juice. Finely chop and add most of the parsley and serve with the parsley scattered over the top.