Crispy Roast Lemon Chicken

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Crispy Roast Lemon Chicken

Why This Recipe Works

To bring out the potential of the two main ingredients in our crisp roast lemon chicken recipe, we brined the chicken for extra juiciness and then filled its cavity with a cut-up lemon and garlic cloves before roasting. Once it was cooked, ...

Why This Recipe Works

To bring out the potential of the two main ingredients in our crisp roast lemon chicken recipe, we brined the chicken for extra juiciness and then filled its cavity with a cut-up lemon and garlic cloves before roasting. Once it was cooked, we cut the chicken into four pieces and broiled them to get an evenly crisped skin. To finish our roast lemon chicken recipe, we added a squirt of fresh lemon juice to a simple pan sauce of chicken broth, butter, and fresh herbs.

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Two Roast ChickensSeason 5, Ep. 506

We offer two inspired takes on roast chicken. Our roast lemon chicken starts by following a conventional path but ends with a twist. And there’s nothing conventional about cooking a butterflied chicke...