Smoked chicken, mango and mixed leaf timbale – by Simon Temple

11 September 2006
Smoked chicken, mango and mixed leaf timbale – by Simon Temple


(serves 6)

1 large smoked chicken breast
1 ripe mango
2tbs mayonnaise
1tbs lime juice
1 sprig dill chopped
Mixed leaves

For the raspberry vinaigrette
2tsp raspberry purée
6tsp olive oil
2tsp white wine vinegar


Dice the chicken and mango into ½in pieces. Combine the mayonnaise and lime juice mix with the chicken and mango add the chopped dill and refrigerate.

Rip the leaves into finger-size pieces and coat with the raspberry vinaigrette.

To assemble place a 3in cutter on a large plate and fill by alternating the leaves and chicken. Garnish with a sprig of dill and a lime segment. Quarter some cherry tomatoes and place them around the plate with puddles of vinaigrette.

Serve slightly chilled with melba toast.

Simon Temple

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