Sous Vide Poached Chicken with Spring Vegetable Salad
Emily Farris and Jeff Akin are Feed Me Creative — a culinary content studio in Kansas City's historic West Bottoms that specializes in recipe development, food styling, and photography. (We're also really good eaters!)
Ingredients for 6
2 pounds (906 mL) boneless skinless chicken breasts
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
3 tablespoons (45 mL) mayonnaise
1 tablespoon (15 mL) lemon juice
1 tablespoon (15 mL) champagne vinegar
1 tablespoon (15 mL) creamy Dijon mustard
1 teaspoon (5 mL) minced fresh garlic
2 teaspoons (10 mL) minced shallot
2 tablespoons (30 mL) extra-virgin olive oil
4 sprigs fresh tarragon leaves
1 cup (237 mL) thinly sliced radishes
1 cup (237 mL) frozen green peas, thawed
1 cup (237 mL) asparagus tips, blanched
1 cup (237 mL) pea shoots
Set the Anova Sous Vide Precision Cooker to 145°F.
Season the chicken with salt and pepper and seal in a plastic zip or vacuum bag and cook for one hour.
Remove the chicken, pat dry, and let cool for 10 minutes.
Whisk together the mayo, lemon juice, vinegar, mustard, garlic, shallot, olive oil, and tarragon. Season with salt and pepper.
Thinly slice chicken and toss with radishes, peas, asparagus, pea shoots, and dressing.