Jalapeno Chicken Recipe

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Jalapeno Chicken

Vicki Butts (lazyme)

By
@lazyme5909

The chilies add lots of flavor and a little heat.

Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

4 1/2 lb
whole chicken
3
jalapenos, thinly sliced
2
lemons, quartered
1 medium
onion, quartered
2 1/2 Tbsp
olive oil
1 Tbsp
soy sauce

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 350°F.
2Starting at neck end, carefully run fingers between skin and breast meat of chicken, loosening skin.
3Place chili rounds, spaced slightly apart, on breast meat under skin.
4Toss 4 lemon wedges, onion, 1/2 tablespoon oil and soy sauce in small bowl to coat.
5Stuff lemon mixture into main cavity of chicken.
6Rub outside of chicken with remaining 2 tablespoons oil; sprinkle with salt.
7Place chicken on rack in roasting pan. Roast chicken until golden brown and juices run clear when thigh is pierced with knife, about 1 1/2 hours.
8Transfer chicken to platter. Serve with remaining lemon wedges.

About this Recipe

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