Harissa Roasted Chicken with Quinoa Salad

A healthy chicken and quinoa salad perfect for lunch or dinner.

Use fat free FAGE Total 0% Yoghurt and harissa paste to make the marinade in our high protein lunch recipe. This chicken salad is colourful, crispy and delicious.


Serves 4
125g FAGE Total 0%
3 medium chicken breasts
1 tbsp harissa paste
2 cloves garlic, crushed
8 mini peppers, halved
1 lemon, quartered
400ml hot vegetable or chicken stock
175g quinoa
150g radishes, sliced
Small fennel bulb, very thinly sliced
Small bunch mint, torn
100g pomegranate seeds

Serves 4
  1. Score the chicken a few times, then put into a strong large food bag with the yoghurt, harissa paste and garlic. Seal and massage the bag to coat the chicken. Set aside for at least an hour or overnight, chilled.
  2. Heat the oven to 190°C / 375°F / Gas Mark 5. Put the peppers and lemon in a 2 litre ovenproof dish. Add the chicken and bake for 30 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, bring the stock to the boil in a small pan, add quinoa and cook over a low heat, covered for about 15 minutes until the stock has been absorbed. Cool for 10 minutes.
  4. Rest the chicken for 10 minutes on a board then slice thickly. Mix the peppers with the quinoa, radishes, fennel, mint and pomegranate seeds, then serve topped with the chicken and roasted lemon.

Looking for more ideas? Why not try our Haydari & Chopped Salad