Chicken, fennel and artichoke one pot

Prep: 25 mins
Cook: 45 mins
Chicken, fennel and artichoke one pot
Incredible flavour in this one pot dish makes life easy when entertaining a large group.

2 x 825g chicken thighs and drumsticks

2-3 tbsp olive oil

2 fennel bulbs, trimmed and cut into wedges, fronds reserved

2 x tins 200g whole artichoke hearts, drained

2 small red onions, cut into wedges

475ml chicken stock

2 tbsp red wine vinegar

6 tbsp fresh flat leaf parsley, coarsely chopped

Preheat the oven to 220°C / 425°F / Gas mark 7.

Season the chicken with salt and pepper.

Heat the oil in a large ovenproof skillet over high heat until hot.

Brown the chicken on all sides in batches, then transfer to a plate.

Discard all but 1 tablespoon of the cooking fat.

Reduce the heat to medium-high.

Brown the fennel wedges, artichokes and onion in the skillet, stirring occasionally for a few minutes.

Return the browned chicken to the skillet.

Add in the stock then transfer to the oven.

Cook for 25-35 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through and when pierced with a knife the juices run clear.

Transfer the chicken and vegetables to a platter.

Reduce the cooking liquid over a high heat to about 160ml.  

Stir in the vinegar.

Pour the reduced stock over the chicken and top with reserved fennel fronds and top with parsley.


Preparation Time
25 minutes

Cooking Time
45 minutes

Main ingredients
Chicken, Vegetables, Oil, Stock/Broth, Herbs

Recipe Type
Party Food, One Pot, Batch Cooking

Level of Difficulty

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