Lemon Garlic & Rosemary Roasted Chicken

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May. 17, 2013

Tangy lemons, fragrant rosemary and savory garlic comes together to create a gorgeous flavorful roasted chicken. I just love a good roasted chicken recipe especially when they are as easy as this one! Simple enough for weekday dinner and elegant enough for a special occasion.


Whole chicken 5 Pound , washed, dried
Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
Butter 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , softened
Fresh rosemary sprig 2 Large , chopped finely
Garlic clove 4 , mince
Zest of lemon 4
Salt and pepper To Taste
Juice of lemon 2
For chicken cavity
Sliced lemon 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) ((as needed))
Sliced onion 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) ((as needed))
Rosemary sprig 2 ((as needed))


For directions, please visit http://divascancook.com/2013/05/roasted-chicken-recipe-lemon-garlic-rosemary.html

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 60 Minutes
Ready In: 60 Minutes
Servings: 10

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 607Calories from Fat 416

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 46 g70.8%

Saturated Fat 16 g80%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 193 mg8.04%

Total Carbohydrates 4 g1.3%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%


Protein 43 g86%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet