sweetly savory chicken

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I've been working on this recipe for awhile and came to the conclusion that burned chicken will be the only logical result if you grill it. So into the oven it goes. My family and friends love it and it doubles easily. It's even yummy cold. Enjoy.

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serves 4
prep time 45 Min
cook time 50 Min

Ingredients For sweetly savory chicken

  • 5 Tbsp
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 2 tsp
    smoked paprika
  • 1 tsp
    ground cumin
  • 1/2 Tbsp
    black peppercorns, whole
  • 1/2 tsp
    dried oregano
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    fresh rosemary, very finely minced
  • 1 tsp
    curry powder
  • 1 tsp
  • 1
    chicken cut in half

How To Make sweetly savory chicken

  • 1
    Put the brown sugar into a medium bowl. Add the smoked paprika and ground cumin. Put the black peppercorns into a bag and whack the heck out of them with a mallet until they're in nice, big chunks. Put that in the bowl. Add the dried oregano, garlic powder, fresh rosemary, curry powder and salt. Whack the heck out of the black peppercorns and put into a medium bowl. Add the smoked paprika, cumin, kosher salt, oregano, garlic powder, rosemary and curry powder.
  • 2
    Blend spice mixture very well with your hands until well combined.
  • 3
    Rub the mixture on the chicken. Put on a plate, cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least one hour.
  • 4
    Remove from fridge and let come to room temperature. Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  • 5
    Put chicken in an oven proof pan and bake for 45 minutes or until done. Serve very hot.

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