Main content

Somerset Mobile Kitchen dish ...


  • 6 boneless chicken breasts, skin on

  • 3 tbsp olive oil

  • 75g butter

  • 2 onions, sliced

  • 4 tbsp plain flour

  • 2 tbsp grain mustard

  • 110g button mushrooms, sliced

  • 2 dessert apples, peeled and sliced into batons

  • 250ml chicken stock

  • 300ml cider

  • 250ml double cream

  • 1 tbsp sage leaves, finely chopped

  • 300g cheddar cheese, grated

  • To serve

  • 6 baked potatoes


  • 1.

    Preheat the oven to 200C/400F/Gas 6.

  • 2.

    Season the chicken breasts with salt and black pepper.

  • 3.

    Heat a large sauté pan until hot, add the butter, oil and chicken breasts in batches, skin side down, and fry for 1-2 minutes on either side until golden.

  • 4.

    Transfer to a deep sided roasting tray and place in the oven for 25 minutes until the chicken is cooked through.

  • 5.

    Add the remaining butter and oil to the same pan, then add the onions and cook for 4-5 minutes until softened but not coloured.

  • 6.

    Add the flour and mustard and cook for a further 2 minutes.

  • 7.

    Add the apples and button mushrooms and cook for 1 minute.

  • 8.

    Add the chicken stock and bring to the boil.

  • 9.

    Add the cider, return to the boil and cook for 5 minutes.

  • 10.

    Add the sage then the cream and cook for a further 5 minutes then season with salt and black pepper.

  • 11.

    Take the chicken from the oven and pour the sauce over the chicken to cover completely.

  • 12.

    Preheat the grill to high.

  • 13.

    Sprinkle the cheese over the chicken and place under the grill for 5 minutes until the cheese is melted, golden and bubbling.

  • 14.

    Serve with a jacket potato, with a knob of butter.

Metric Converter

Tell us what you think in the comments below


Sign Out

Click to Rate

Join the Conversation

Please note, LifeStyle cannot respond to all comments posted in our comments feed. If you have a comment or query you would like LifeStyle to respond to, please use our feedback form.

0 0 0 0 0
Average Rating
0 comments • 0 ratings