Easy Roast Chicken

Easy Roast Chicken Recipe

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Linda Johnston

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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.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 15 Min

Ingredients

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

How to Make Easy Roast Chicken

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350' (175'C). Rinse chicken inside and out with cool water and dry with paper towels.
  • 2Place 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.
  • 3Chicken is done when juices run clear.

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About Easy Roast Chicken

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




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