Preparation: 15 mn

Cooking: 1h to 1h30

Ingredients for 4 persons) :

  • 1 beautiful chicken bred in freedom
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 500 g peeled chestnuts
  • twenty black olives in oil
  • 2 shallots
  • salt pepper
  • leafy thyme

Preparation:

Stuff the chicken with olives and chestnuts, add the cloves of garlic (removing the germ). Season with salt and pepper, sprinkle with thyme. Keep the extra chestnuts and olives for a few minutes before the end of cooking around the poultry. Brown the chicken and shallots with olive oil in a pan (preferably cast iron) and cook gently until the drumsticks are easily peeled off. The taste brought by black olives is important.