Chicken in a creamy chorizo sauce – Thermomix recipe


Chicken in a creamy chorizo sauce

This chicken recipe is quick, simple & delicious. Juicy chicken (use the best quality you can buy) and spicy chorizo blend beautifully.

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To freeze – Do not add the cream during step 7. Let the dish cool completely before freezing. Defrost thoroughly and add cream when heating up.

Gluten free 

Active time: 10 minutes – Total time: 45 minutes – COST: £7.70

Serves 4


  • 500g chicken thighs – £3.00
  • A generous pinch of paprika – £0.05
  • 1 shallots – £0.10
  • 1 garlic cloves – £0.05
  • 40g dry white wine – £2.00
  • 75g milk – £0.33
  • 50g spicy chorizo – £0.55
  • 50g mild chorizo – £0.55
  • 50g red pepper – £0.50
  • 1 tbsp tomato puree – £0.10
  • 1 chicken stock cube – £0.19
  • 100g water
  • 80g creme fraiche – £0.23
  • 2 tbsp corn flour – £0.05
  • Salt & pepper to taste

Let’s go…

  1. Slice the chicken breasts into thin strips. Sprinkle with a generous pinch of paprika. Set aside in the simmering basket.
  2. Add 2 shallots and 2 garlic cloves to the mixing bowl. Mix for 5 seconds / speed 5. Scrape down the sides.
  3. Add 1 chicken stock cube, 80g dry white wine, 130g milk, 100g spicy chorizo, 50g mild chorizo, 50g red pepper and 2 tbsp tomato puree. Mix for 30 seconds / speed 8. Scrape down the sides.
  4. Add 200g water. Insert the simmering basket with the chicken in it. Cook for 20 minutes / 100C / speed 3.
  5. Mix the chicken in the simmering basket so that the cooked one is at the top and vice versus. Cook for a further 20 minutes / 100C / speed 4.
  6. Set the chicken aside in a serving dish.
  7. Add 2 tbsp corn flour, 80g creme fraiche and salt & pepper to taste. Cook for 3 minutes / 90C / speed 4.
  8. Pour the sauce over the meat.

Serve immediately with rice.

Delicious. Bon appetit x

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1 Comment

  1. It’s very very nice with lots of flavours – goes well with lots of things. I love it.

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