eat:

Five spice crispy lemon chicken

A deliciously sticky, sweet and crispy fried chicken with five spice
Information not currently available
  • 2 British chicken breasts (or 5 drumsticks)
  • 1/2 tsp Greenfields five-spice mix
  • 1/2 tsp Greenfields crushed chilli
  • 25g Shahd honey
  • 2 spring onions
  • 1 lemon (cut in half, slice one half for garnish)
  • Handful Greenfields toasted sesame seeds
  • 1 garlic clove finely chopped
  • 3 tbsp soy sauce
  • Cornflour
  • Basmati rice
  1. Cook the basmati rice according to your pack instructions
  2. Cut the chicken breasts into small bite sized pieces – not too big
  3. Add 2 tbsp cornflour to a bowl along with 1 tsp sugar, Greenfields five-spice mix, 1/2 tsp Greenfields crushed chilli and mix it all together to create your chicken coating
  4. Place the chicken pieces (or drumsticks) into the bowl and give everything a good mix up until all the chicken is fully coated
  5. Heat a large, non-stick pan with vegetable oil over a high heat and add the coated chicken strips along with the remaining soy sauce and cook for 5-6 min on each side until crispy and the chicken is cooked through, then set aside (keep the pan)
  6. Peel and finely chop the garlic
  7. Juice 1/2 of the lemon and place into a small bowl, add the honey, 1 tsp cornflour, 2 tbsp soy sauce and 200ml cold water to the bowl and mix up
  8. Return your pan to a medium low heat with a little vegetable oil, once hot add the chopped garlic and cook for 1 min until fragrant, then add the lemon & honey mix and stir for 2-3 min or until the sauce is thick and sticky
  9. Place the crispy chicken with the basmati rice
  10. Pour the lemon sauce over the chicken and garnish with the lemon slices and toasted sesame seeds
  11. Cut your spring onions finely and scatter over the cooked basmati rice, enjoy!
Information not currently available

In this recipe:

A deliciously sticky, sweet and crispy fried chicken in a honey, soy and lemon sauce, a real treat for the tastebuds!

Related cooking

Chinese 5 spice chicken thighs

Chinese 5 spice chicken thighs

A deliciously fragrant and slightly sweet dish, perfect for a tasty weeknight dinner
Asian crushed chilli & cucumber salad

Asian crushed chilli & cucumber salad

A refreshing, simple dish that perfectly complements a variety of meals
Spinach and Greek yogurt with Indian naan pizza

Spinach and Greek yogurt with Indian naan pizza

containing a delicious fusion of flavours, combine Indian naan bread with the creaminess of Greek yogurt and the earthy goodness…
Beef, Broccoli & Sriracha Stir Fry

Beef, Broccoli & Sriracha Stir Fry

Combine tender slices of beef with crisp broccoli florets in savoury and spicy sriracha. An easy stir-fry recipe that you…
Laquered honey salmon

Laquered honey salmon

Combine the rich flavours of salmon with a sweet and savoury glaze
Aubergine and yogurt dip with halloumi and zaatar

Aubergine and yogurt dip with halloumi and zaatar

A versatile recipe that can be served as an appetiser, side dish, or as a light meal.
Vegan Wonton and Chilli Oil

Vegan Wonton and Chilli Oil

Vegan Wonton dumplings with chilli oil are a delightful and flavourful dish that combines the delicate texture of wonton wrappers…
Portobello Mushroom and Poached Egg Brioche Roll with Fresh Asparagus

Portobello Mushroom and Poached Egg Brioche Roll with Fresh Asparagus

This delightful recipe combines the earthy flavour of portobello mushrooms, the richness of a perfectly poached egg, and the freshness…
Salmon and Lemon Kebabs

Salmon and Lemon Kebabs

These salmon and lemon kebabs are a delightful combination of succulent fish, tangy lemon, and nutty sesame.
Crispy Sweet & Sour Chicken

Crispy Sweet & Sour Chicken

Homemade, crispy, sweet and sour chicken with delicious 'better than a takeaway' sauce!
Sriracha & chilli cauliflower kebabs

Sriracha & chilli cauliflower kebabs

Using our delicious new sriracha seasoning to turn a cauliflower into a zinging, sweet, sour, garlicky hot feast! Healthy and…
Hot smoky beef enchiladas

Hot smoky beef enchiladas

An extra hot smoky paprika twist in this Mexican inspired dish.

The Shop

The shop

From our incredible perfect ‘customer favourite’ blends to inspired chilli flavours, healthy seeds and hot smoky spices, we have every taste from around the world, find your new next favourite​…