Succulent Garlic Rosemary Roast Chicken



Succulent Garlic Rosemary Roast Chicken

There’s nothing quite like the aroma of Succulent Garlic Rosemary Roast Chicken wafting through the kitchen on a cozy evening. This recipe is a masterpiece of flavors, combining the rich earthiness of rosemary with the comforting warmth of garlic, all embracing a perfectly roasted chicken. It’s a dish that brings families together and turns ordinary dinners into memorable feasts.

Ingredients

  • 1 whole chicken (about 4-5 pounds)
  • 4 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons fresh rosemary, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. Rinse the chicken thoroughly, inside and out. Pat it dry with paper towels.
  3. In a small bowl, mix the minced garlic, chopped rosemary, olive oil, salt, and black pepper.
  4. Gently loosen the skin of the chicken and rub the garlic-rosemary mixture underneath, spreading it as evenly as possible.
  5. Truss the chicken and place it on a roasting pan.
  6. Roast the chicken in the preheated oven for about 1.5 to 2 hours, or until the internal temperature reaches 165°F (74°C) and the skin is golden and crispy.
  7. Once done, remove the chicken from the oven and let it rest for 10-15 minutes before carving.

Total time: About 2 to 2.5 hours

Yield: 4-6 servings

Aromatic rosemary and garlic elevate this roast chicken to new heights, creating a dish that’s as delightful in taste as it is in aroma.

Nutrition information: Calories per serving – 280, Protein – 27g, Carbohydrates – 2g, Fat – 18g

After indulging in this succulent roast chicken, you’ll find yourself embracing the warmth and comfort it brings. The marriage of garlic and rosemary infuses every juicy bite, while the crispy skin adds that perfect touch of texture. This dish is more than a meal; it’s an experience that transforms a simple dinner into a cherished memory. Share it with loved ones, and let the flavors and aromas create lasting moments that you’ll treasure for years to come.

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