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Coronation Chicken

Easy4 Servings
The dish was created for the Queen's coronation but continues to prove popular. Ready in just 10 minutes why not try VeeTee's take on this delightful dish.

What you need to get


  • 1 tray VeeTee Pilau Rice

  • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil

  • 1 onion, finely chopped

  • 2 tbsp tomato puree

  • 2 tbsp apricot jam

  • 150ml mayonnaise

  • 500g cooked chicken, diced

  • 85g raisins

  • Juice of half a lime

  • salad leaves


What you need to do


  1. Heat the oil in a pan and cook the onion until soft.  Add the tomato puree and rice.  Stir and cook for 2-3 minutes or until the rice has been cooked through.

  2. Remove from heat, add the remaining ingredients and mix well.

  3. Chill and serve with mixed salad leaves.



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Coronation Chicken

Coronation Chicken The dish was created for the Queen's coronation but continues to prove popular. Ready in just 10 minutes why not try VeeTee's take on this delightful dish.

What you need to get


  • 1 tray VeeTee Pilau Rice

  • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil

  • 1 onion, finely chopped

  • 2 tbsp tomato puree

  • 2 tbsp apricot jam

  • 150ml mayonnaise

  • 500g cooked chicken, diced

  • 85g raisins

  • Juice of half a lime

  • salad leaves


What you need to do


  1. Heat the oil in a pan and cook the onion until soft.  Add the tomato puree and rice.  Stir and cook for 2-3 minutes or until the rice has been cooked through.

  2. Remove from heat, add the remaining ingredients and mix well.

  3. Chill and serve with mixed salad leaves.