Easy Roast Chicken Recipe

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Easy Roast Chicken

Linda Johnston

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@LJohnston

I just picked up 1001 Short,Easy, Inexpensive Recipes today and put it to use for dinner tonight. Easy and very moist. I made it with a whole split chicken and in a 9x13-inch baking dish sprayed with cooking spray.


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Serves:

6

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

1 Hr 15 Min

Ingredients

2 1/2 lb
whole chicken
1
onion, peeled
5 Tbsp
butter, melted

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350' (175'C). Rinse chicken inside and out with cool water and dry with paper towels.
2
Place peeled onion inside chicken cavity and brush butter over chicken. Tie legs together and place in foil-lined broiler pan. Roast chicken for 20 minutes per pound. Baste often with additional butter.
3
Chicken is done when juices run clear.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Roasts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy