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Chicken Wellington

Chicken Wellington is a simplified twist on the classic “Beef Wellington” dish. Chicken Breasts are pan fried then wrapped in puff pastry with fresh herbs and a surprise inside! Baked until golden and puffed, this dish is simple enough to be made for weeknight dinners, yet impressive enough to serve at dinner parties - give it a go!
Ingredients
  Chicken breasts 4 Small, trimmed
  Puff pastry sheet 4 (Frozen Ready Rolled)
  Caramelised onion 8 Teaspoon (I used store bought)
  Fresh thyme 1 Teaspoon
  Egg 1
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Black pepper To Taste
Directions

GETTING READY:

  1. Preheat oven to 200°C/400°F.
  2. Line baking tray with parchment paper.

MAKING:

  1. Heat a skillet with oil and brown chicken breasts in it over medium heat. (2 minutes per side)
  2. Transfer to a plate and allow to cool once done.
  3. Place caramelized onions over pastry sheet and place chicken breast over it.
  4. Sprinkle black pepper, thyme and roll the pastry sheet.
  5. Seal edges as shown in the video and place over baking sheet.
  6. Baste egg wash over it and pop into oven.
  7. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown.

SERVING:

  1. Serve and enjoy!
Things You Will Need
Baking tray with parchment paper
Skillet

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Wellington
Method: 
Baked
Interest: 
Weeknight Meal, Party, Easy
Course: 
Dinner
Taste: 
Savory
Restriction: 
High Protein
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
35 Minutes
Ready In: 
55 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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Chicken Wellington Recipe Video