Introduction: Herb Roasted Chicken

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Herb Roasted Chicken

It's so easy!

It's so scrumptious!!

It's so moist and tender!!!

Step 1: Ingredients

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Whole chicken (3 - 4 pounds)

1/2 cup unsalted Butter, room temperature

1/2 cup fresh parsley

5 Garlic cloves

onion, halved

lemon, halved

Salt and Pepper for seasoning

Twine thread

Step 2: Chop Them

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Finely chop the fresh parsley leaves and garlic cloves. Set aside

Step 3: Stuff the Chicken With Butter Mixture

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Pre-heat oven to 350 F

Take a bowl or plate. Combine butter, parsley and garlic.

Stuff butter mixture inbetween the flesh and skin of chicken. Turn to other side of chicken and stuff again.

Gently press with fingers on chicken skin to spread the butter mixture evenly.

Place onion, lemon halves inside the chicken.

Season the chicken with salt and pepper.

Tie the chicken legs using twine thread.

Step 4: Bake It

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Place the chicken on baking tray, lined with aluminium foil.

Bake it for 60 to 90 minutes

Step 5: Serve It!

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I served it with garlic Mayonnaise.

We all liked it lot.

Hope you too will like it!


cdstudioNH made it! (author)2014-11-12

:D I added some spices, and used dill instead... I could really smell the lemon after it was done baking! Am serving with guacamole. Gonna go enjoy. Thanks for the awesome ideas!!

Bhawya (author)cdstudioNH2014-11-12

It looks so delicious :) Next time, I will def try with dill and curry spice powder. Thanks for the yummilicious pic :) you made my day :D

sunshiine (author)2014-12-01

We are planning on making some roasted chicken and I want to try your method. It looks so delicious! Thanks for sharing.


little.g.ban (author)2014-11-13

I"M SO HUNGRY!!!! :)

Bhawya (author)little.g.ban2014-11-14

Thank you :)

Sonia Thomas (author)2014-11-11

Looks yummy and very simple too :)

Bhawya (author)Sonia Thomas2014-11-12

Yes, sonia.. Its very simple yet delicious :D Thank you :)

jessyratfink (author)2014-11-10

Ohhhhhhh this looks so good. I really wish I had a whole chicken on hand - I'll definitely have to buy one later this week! :D

Bhawya (author)jessyratfink2014-11-12

I'm glad that u liked it. Thank you Jessy :)

Thederpyninja (author)2014-11-10

Looks amazing!

Bhawya (author)Thederpyninja2014-11-12

Thank you :)

cdstudioNH (author)2014-11-12

Wow, I never thought of putting ingredients under the skin. Getting chicken now....

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