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Crispy Broiled Chicken

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Indulge in this tasty treat of Crispy Broiled Chicken! This simple and delicious recipe for Crispy Broiled Chicken is a perfect accompaniment for any meal.
Ingredients
  Whole chicken 1
  Melted butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 2 Teaspoon
  Sugar 2 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
Directions

MAKING
1. Place chickens split in half lengthwise on the broiling pan.
2. Rub the entire surface with lemon juice and coat liberally with melted butter or margarine.
3. In a cup, for each half combine 1 teaspoon salt, 1 teaspoon sugar, 1/4 teaspoon paprika and 1/8 teaspoon pepper and sprinkle over the chicken.
4. In the broiler pan (not rack) place the chicken skin side down and place 6 to 9 inches from heat.
5. Broil slowly for 40 to 60 minutes, turning and brushing with melted butter or margarine two or three times to insure even browning.

SERVING
6. Spoon the pan drippings over the chicken and serve with baked potatoes, asparagus with hollandaise sauce, combination salad or jelly roll.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Broiled
Interest: 
Holiday, Everyday
Ingredient: 
Chicken
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
60 Minutes
Ready In: 
90 Minutes

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