Warm Green Lentils with Smoked Chicken Breast

Recipe devised by Rannoch Smokery, Scotland’s specialist meat and game smoker

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Category:  Midweek Express  - 
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Ingredients

For 2 people

Recipe

  • 150 gms green lentils
  • 1 bay leaf
  • olive oil
  • 0.5 lemon
  • and pepper
  • 80 gms drained sunblush tomatoes ( aprox 10-12 pieces )
  • 0.5 tblsp each chopped flat parsley, basil and chives
  • Rannoch Smokery smoked chicken breast

Warm Green Lentils with Smoked Chicken Breast Directions

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  2. Place the lentils in a pan with the bay leaf and a tsp salt. Cover with water and simmer for 20 mins. Drain, discard the bay leaf and tip into a bowl. Add the olive oil, lemon juice, tomatoes and herbs to the lentils and combine all together. Adjust the seasoning.
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  4. Whilst the lentils are cooking place the chicken on an oven proof plate and cover with foil. Place in a 180C oven for 12-15 mins to heat through.
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  6. Place a spoonful of lentils onto each of two warmed plates. Slice the smoked chicken and place on top of the lentils.
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  8. Serve with a drizzle of oil or some balsamic reduction.
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