Herb-Roasted Chicken

Teresa Malkemus

By
@Cake_Nonny

This is one of my we're "having company" meals. It makes a nice presentation at the table and taste wonderful.


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Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 Tbsp
butter
1 tsp
dried sage
1 clove
garlic, crushed
1/8 tsp
black pepper
1
whole chicken (about 3 to 3 1/2 lbs.)
1 tsp
dried rosemary
1
onion, peeled
2 c
chicken broth
6
new potatoes, parboiled
3
bell peppers, deseeded and cut into chunks
2 medium
zucchini, cut into chunks
1
red onion, sliced
1 Tbsp
olive oil

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 375 degrees.

2In a small bowl, combine butter, sage, garlic and pepper.

3Carefully loosen the skin from the chicken breast, be careful not to tear it.

4Spread 1/2 the herb mixture under the skin; rub the rest on top.

5Sprinkle with rosemary.

6Place onion in the chicken cavity and tie legs together with kitchen string.

7Pace chicken on rack in a roasting pan and pour broth into pan.

8Place lid on roasting pan or cover with foil and roast for 1 hour.

9Meanwhile, place new potatoes, peppers, zucchini and onion slices on separate baking tray.

10Uncover chicken and until juices run clear when meat is pierced, about 45 minutes longer.

11Drizzle vegetables with oil and then roast along side the chicken for 35 to 45 minutes until cooked and crisp around the edges.

12Transfer chicken to a serving platter and let stand 15 minutes before serving.

13Arrange vegetable around chicken on the serving platter.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Roasts
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American