Spice Quarter | Chicken and Chickpeas in a Pan | Harissa Spice Blend

Spice Quarter | Chicken and Chickpeas in a Pan | Harissa Spice Blend



Harissa Chicken and Chickpeas in a Pan

Harissa is a middle eastern spice blend. It is also found in Africa and has a characteristic spice to it. This spice blend is packed with so much flavour that there is no end to how you can use it! We have made a simple yet flavorful one-pan dish with chicken and chickpeas. This meal is perfect for family dinners and is a certain crowd pleaser


  • 4 bone-in skin-on chicken thigh fillets
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 sliced onion
  • 2 chopped tomatoes
  • 1 tbsp Harrisa Spice Blend
  • 1 cup cooked chickpeas
  • 1 cup chicken stock
  • 2 cups cooked rice
  • squeeze of lemon
  • parsley


  • Preheat oven to 200 degrees Celcius

Spice Quarter | Harissa Chicken

  • Season the chicken with pepper and salt on both sides

Spice Quarter | Harissa Chicken

  • In a hot skillet, add 1 tbsp of oil and sear the chicken on both sides for 1-2 minutes or till brown. Remove from pan and place aside

Spice Quarter | Harissa Chicken

  • In the same skillet pan, add 1 tbsp of oil and caramelise onions. Add chopped tomato and cook till soft

Spice Quarter | Harissa Chicken

  • Add the Harissa Spice Blend, chickpeas, stock and mix well. Season if needed

Spice Quarter | Harissa Chicken

  • Place the chicken skin up in the skillet pan

Spice Quarter | Harissa Chicken

  • Place the skillet pan in the oven and cook for 25 minutes* or till the chicken is completely cooked
  • Once cooked, take the skillet pan out and let it cool slightly

Spice Quarter | Harissa Chicken

  • Serve with bed of rice and garnish with squeeze of lemon and parsley

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