The Perfect Herby Chicken

The Perfect Herby Chicken

Sunday roasts are the best time to have a hearty meal which brings the whole family together, but sometimes getting that tasty chicken can be a massive burden! Definitely if it is tasteless and dry.

HydroGrow is here to get you that delicious roast chicken which is tasty and juicy!

What do you need? Ingredients include:

- 1 Whole Chicken
- 4 tablespoons of olive oil
- 30g of butter
- Handful of parsley
- Handful of basil                                                                                                        - 1 chilli                                                                                                                        - Handful of rosemary                                                                                                  - 1 globe of garlic                                                                                                        - 1 lemon 

And this is how you make it in a few simple steps!

1. Pre-heat your oven to 200 fan
2. Put your olive oil, butter, parsley, basil and rosemary, half of your garlic and your chilly into a small pan and keep on the hob until the butter melts
3. Use a spoon to pour the mixture over the chicken until completely covered. Use the back of spoon to rub into the skin
3. squeeze the lemon on top and then place inside the chicken.
4. Season with salt and pepper and then place in the oven for 30-50 minutes (depending on size of the chicken)
5. Take out every 10 minutes and pour the juice in the bottom of the tray onto the chicken!

And that is it! The perfect chicken for that Sunday roast. You can also take the juices from the bottom and of the tray and cook them in a pan adding in a small amount of flower to make a gravy

 

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