Rosh Hashanah - Honey Mustard Chicken Recipe

Honey Mustard Chicken, a very traditional Jewish New Year dish. Rosh Hashanah is festivity of the Jews, and honey is considered to be good to be eaten during this time, as it eaten in hope of a sweet year up ahead.
Rosh Hashanah - Honey Mustard Chicken picture


Preparation Time20 MinCooking Time50 Min
Ready In1 Hr 10 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexHealthyServings4
Main IngredientInterest Group

Recipe Story

Chicken Honey Mustard, is one of my personal favorite dishes, that I display only on special occasions such a Jewish New year Buffets. Surely an eye catcher, grabbing the audiences attraction every time it is plated. A fun dish to play with, really creates a flavor expolosion in the mouth.


 Chicken pieces4 Pound
 Flour1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Pareve margarine4 Tablespoon
 Dijon mustard1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Honey1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Chicken bouillon1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Roasted almonds2 Tablespoon (For Garnish)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 891 Calories from Fat 277

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 31 g47.8%

Saturated Fat 5.9 g29.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 318.4 mg

Sodium 419.6 mg17.5%

Total Carbohydrates 48 g16.1%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 33.4 g

Protein 102 g203.1%

Vitamin A 15.5% Vitamin C 17.8%

Calcium 8.2% Iron 27.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. In a bowl, coat each piece of chicken with flour and set aside.

2. In a skillet, heat margarine and brown the floured chicken on all sides.
2. Arrange the chicken in a greased pan.
3. Mix honey, mustard and chicken bouillon and pour this over the chicken pieces.

4. In a preheated oven, cover and bake at 250 degrees centigrade for about 45 minutes, until chicken is tender.

5. Garnish with the roasted almonds. Serve hot over a bed of white rice.



Anonymous says :

Chicken cooked in such tasty way!!!
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 3:56pm
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chockyfoodie says :

I have tasted it once and to say that this dish looks so appetizing would be my privilege.
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 3:40pm

S.S. says :

Wow! Such an appetizing picture. I'm hungry now ;)
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 2:29pm
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foodietweetie says :

The pic is really tempting and hope the real dish would also be equally tasty:)
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 2:08pm

Anonymous says :

Its one of my favorite recipes! Thanks
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 2:01pm
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bonappetit says :

looks really yummy...thanks for sharing!
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 1:34pm

Anonymous says :

Thanks for the recipes ....its worth giving a try..........
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 1:21pm
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chefpreetz says :

yummmmm...cant wait to try this out
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 1:12pm
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aparna.priya says :

wow...quite innovative!!
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 1:10pm

shivastuti koul says :

This dish is bound to make the New year...very happy
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 12:28pm
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shruti says :

chicken with the richness of!!
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 12:05pm

Berrylicious says :

How I wish I had a jewish friend who would invite me and treat all these goodies on the occasion...any1 jewish here wana be my friend? ;)
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 10:41am
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colorfulcandies says :

very informative article
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 9:26am
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oatmeal says :

Delicious, mouthwatering.......
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 8:57am
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foodpsychologist says :

Wow ! The recipe is neat and kind of simple. Thanks. Can you please let me know when Rosh Hashanah celebrated, please?
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 7:45am
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healthy_food says :

I love chicken..and this recipe looks so tempting..definitely going to try
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 7:10am
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sumer says :

never thought abt sweet chicken.......wud surely try this one
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 6:05am

Anonymous says :

This dish looks wonderful. It can be made for various occasions. Honey mustard chicken gives a sweet and spicy taste.
Posted on: 26 September 2011 - 5:23am