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Creamy Garlic Chicken and Bacon

An easy midweek dinner that will make everyone happy:) Serve it with rice and vegetables, or if you need total comfort food – mashed potato! Recipe courtesy of Amy Sheppard Food.

What you'll need:

  • Oil for frying
  • 3 large chicken breasts cut in half lengthways
  • 5 rashers of @spoiltpig unsmoked back bacon cut into bite size pieces
  • 3 cloves of finely chopped garlic
  • 1.5 tsp smoked paprika
  • 300ml chicken stock
  • 300ml soured cream
  • Salt and pepper

How to prepare:

Heat the oil in a large non-stick frying pan

Add the chicken breasts to the pan and fry for 3 minutes on each side until browned. Remove from the pan and set aside.

Add the bacon pieces to the pan and fry for 3 minutes, turning regularly.

Add the garlic and paprika and fry for 1 minute, stirring continuously.

Pour in the chicken stock and soured cream. Season with salt and pepper and stir until thoroughly combined.

Bring to the boil before returning the chicken to the pan. Simmer on a medium heat for 10 minutes, until the sauce has reduced and the chicken is cooked through. Serve immediately.