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


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.