Jamaican whole roast chicken

whole roast chicken

For all roast chicken lovers out there, here are a very simple ways to treat yourself, easy country-style whole  roast chicken, Jamaican-style.

Ingredients
    1 3-lb. broiler/fryer chicken, giblets removed
    1/4 cup  Roast Chicken Seasoning
    3 sprigs rosemary
    8 sprigs thyme
    1 large lemon, sliced thinly
    1 large lemon, wedged
    2 tbsp. butter

Roast Chicken Seasoning Recipe
    1 cup paprika
    1/4 cup salt
    1/4 cup lemon pepper
    1/4 cup dried rosemary
    1/4 cup dried thyme
    1/4 cup chipotle powder
Method
Combine all ingredients in an airtight container.

Method for roasting chicken
1. Loosen skin from chicken. Rub flesh with Seasoning.
2. Place lemon slices in the bottom of a roasting pan and place chicken on top.
3. Stuff cavity with thyme, rosemary, and lemon wedges.
4. Place 1 tbsp. butter under the skin of each breast.
5. Insert an oven-safe probe thermometer into the breast but not touching butter.
6. Bake in a 325° oven until breast internal temperature reaches 165° and thigh meat reaches 170°. Cover with foil and let rest 10 minutes; serve

Previous Post

Passion flower for anxiety

Dec 6
flavonoids in passion flower as the primary constituents responsible for its relaxing and anti-anxiety effects.
Next Post

Jamaican Harmon (Terminalia catappa)

Dec 7
Harmon, as it is called in Jamaica is known by other names, Indian almond, tropical almond, sea almond, West Indian almond, Malabar almond. The seeds are 5 cm or more long and 2.5 cm across, green turning red, yellow, or brown at maturity

Comments

You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)