Lemon Roast Chicken
Lemon Roast Chicken

Hey everyone, it’s me again, Dan, welcome to my recipe site. Today, we’re going to make a distinctive dish, lemon roast chicken. It is one of my favorites. This time, I’m gonna make it a bit unique. This will be really delicious.

Easy Chicken Recipe Made With Two Of The Most Popular Flavors Perfectly Blended Together. Lemon Roast Chicken is a classic oven roasted chicken recipe that results in a fresh, juicy, and tender chicken dinner option that is both easy and delicious! Oven roasted chicken gives you a very different from poaching it or even pan frying it. When I make this recipe, my whole family swears that it is the best roast chicken they have ever had!

Lemon Roast Chicken is one of the most popular of current trending foods in the world. It is appreciated by millions daily. It is easy, it is quick, it tastes delicious. They’re fine and they look wonderful. Lemon Roast Chicken is something that I’ve loved my entire life.

To begin with this recipe, we have to first prepare a few ingredients. You can have lemon roast chicken using 7 ingredients and 8 steps. Here is how you cook it.

The ingredients needed to make Lemon Roast Chicken:
  1. Get 1 whole chicken
  2. Make ready 2 lemons
  3. Make ready 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  4. Take 2 tsp salt
  5. Get 1 tsp black pepper
  6. Prepare 4 cloves garlic
  7. Prepare 1 tsp smoked paprika

Drizzle chicken all over with melted butter (mmmmmmm) and. Place the chicken breast-side up and pour over the remaining marinade. Add potatoes to the roasting dish. Season the potatoes with salt and pepper and place in the oven.

Steps to make Lemon Roast Chicken:
  1. Heat oven to 240 degrees C . - Zest and juice 1 lemon. Heat the lemon juice and the butter together in a small saucepan and set aside.
  2. Sprinkle the chicken cavity with 1 teaspoon salt and 1/2 teaspoon of the black pepper
  3. Gently slide two fingers under the skin of the breast and rub half of the zest , 1/4 teaspoon of the blackpepper and the 1 tsp paprika onto the whole chicken.
  4. Take a full lemon and place it and the garlic in the cavity.
  5. Tie the legs together with butcher's twine and season the outside of the bird with the remaining 1 teaspoon salt and 1/4 tsp of the black pepper
  6. Place on a rack in a small roasting pan, and roast for 15 minutes. Reduce heat to 180 degrees C.
  7. Continue to roast, basting with a brush every 15 minutes with the prepared lemon butter for about 1 hour.
  8. Let the chicken rest at least 15 minutes to allow the juice to settle before serving. - You can serve it with steamed vegetables or baked potatoes . - Enjoy your meal.

Add potatoes to the roasting dish. Season the potatoes with salt and pepper and place in the oven. Squeeze the remaining lemon over chicken; rub with remaining spice mixture. Cut the lemons in half and squeeze the juice of one lemon all over the chicken. Place the six lemon halves (if they'll fit!) and the three remaining rosemary leaves into the cavity of the bird.

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