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Roast Chicken

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This is a fool-proof recipe that is sure to impress!
Ingredients
  Carrots 5 Medium, peeled
  Onions 3 (vidalia onions)
  Chicken 5 Pound (giblets removed)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Onion powder To Taste
  Lemon 1 Medium
  Rosemary sprigs 2 Medium, cut in half
  Garlic head 1 , cut in half
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), softened
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven on 425 F.
2. Using a sharp knife, cut the carrots on angle in chunks.
3. Peel the onions and cut in quarters.
4. Cut the lemon in quarters.

MAKING
5. In a non-stick baking dish, place the vegetables and push them on sides of the pan making space in centre for chicken.
6. Place the chicken in centre and sprinkle salt pepper and onion powder over the chicken and the vegetables.
7. Rub the seasoning, inside the chicken cavity.
8. Stuff the chicken cavity with lemon, garlic and rosemary sprig.
9. With clean hands, massage butter all over the chicken and also push some butter between the skin and flesh of chicken, taking care not to tear the skin.
10. Re-season the chicken with salt, pepper and onion powder.
11. Put the baking dish in preheated oven and roast for 75 minutes, or until juices run clear when small cut is made on meat.

SERVING
12. Carve the bird and serve hot on bed of vegetable.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Channel: 
DiabeticLiving
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Roasted
Ingredient: 
Chicken
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
35 Minutes
Cook Time: 
75 Minutes
Ready In: 
110 Minutes
Servings: 
8
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