A very easy sous vide recipe for cooking chicken breasts.

Spicy chicken breasts (SV)
Servings:Serves 4
Calories per serving:169
Ready in:1 hour, 5 minutes - 4 hours, 5 minutes
Prep. time:5 minutes
Cook time:1 hour - 4 hours
Recipe author:Chef
First published:23rd March 2014

Best recipe review

Sous perfection.


I love my water bath - it makes everything SO tender.



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Mise en place

  • Preheat the water bath to 63.5°C (147°F)


  1. Mix the herbs and spices together
  2. Rub into the chicken breasts
  3. Vacuum seal in suitable pouches
  4. Place in the water bath and cook for at least 1 hour or for a maximum of 4 hours
  5. Remove from the pouches and pat dry with kitchen paper
  6. Sear on both sides, over a high heat, until golden
  7. Alternatively, use a blowtorch

Serving suggestions

Serve as a first course or snack on a bed of salad leaves, or as a main course with potatoes or rice and vegetables or salad.

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