Orange chicken

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Mmmmm! Comfort food, perfect for chilly winter nights.

Makes 4 generous servings

Preparation time: 10 minutes 

Cooking time: 45 minutes

8 chicken drumsticks

30ml oil

2 medium sweet potatoes, sliced

3 carrots, cut lengthwise

1 onion, cut into wedges

5 cloves garlic

30ml orange juice

60ml honey

30ml wholegrain mustard

1 orange, sliced

2 bay leaves

2 sprigs oregano

1. Brown the chicken in the oil until golden and season with salt and pepper.

2. Place the drumsticks, vegetables and garlic in a baking dish. Whisk the orange juice, honey and mustard together and pour over. Arrange the orange slices on top and add the herbs. Cover with foil and bake in a preheated oven at 200°C for 40 minutes or until everything is cooked. You can then place it under the grill to brown if you prefer.

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