Chicken with yogurt

Chicken with yogurt on a tureen

This chicken recipe with yogurt is very tasty, light and easy to prepare! Serve with fries and salad and it will be an excellent lunch for the whole family. Bon appetit!!!

Category: Chicken, Meat, Recipes
Servings:: 4
Prep Time: 5 m
Cook Time: 55 m
Total Time: 1:30 h
Ingredients: bay leaf, chicken, garlic, lemon, mayonnaise, nutmeg, olive oil, onion, parsley, pepper, yogurt
(2 votes, 4.50 out of 5)


  • 1.5 kg (3 1/3 pounds) chicken cut into pieces
  • Juice of one lemon
  • 3 cloves of garlic
  • 1 medium onion
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • Nutmeg (to taste)
  • Bay leaf (to taste)
  • 350 grams (12 1/3 ounces) natural yogurt
  • 3 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 50 ml (1/4 cup) olive oil
  • Coriander (to taste)
  • Salt (to taste)


  1. Season the chicken pieces with salt, pepper, nutmeg, chopped garlic and lemon juice. Let marinate about 30 minutes.
  2. Put the olive oil, the onion cut into round slices and the bay leaf in a saucepan and saute over low heat until the onion start to turn slightly golden. Add the chicken pieces together with the marinade, stir and cook over low heat about 20 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. In a bowl, combine the yogurt, the mayonnaise and the chopped coriander. Add to the saucepan, stir and turn off the heat.
  4. Preheat the oven to 180ºC (350ºF).
  5. Put the chicken and the sauce on a baking dish and bake until the chicken start to turn golden, about 30 minutes.
  6. Turn off the heat and serve the chicken with fries.
Chicken with yogurt
Nutrition facts
Serves 4
Per Serving:
Calories 779
Total Fat 30 g(38%)
Saturated Fat 7.5 g(36%)
Cholesterol 303 mg(101%)
Sodium 395 mg(17%)
Total Carbohydrate 10 g(4%)
Protein 112.5 g

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