Recipe courtesy of Robert Irvine
Episode: NBA
Total:
1 hr
Prep:
10 min
Cook:
50 min
Yield:
s: 6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon white sugar
  • 5 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 teaspoon fresh chopped chives
  • 1 teaspoon fresh chopped tarragon leaves
  • 1 teaspoon fresh chopped thyme leaves
  • 1 (4-pound) whole chicken
  • 1 stick unsalted butter, softened to room temperature
  • 2 oranges roughly chopped

Directions

In a bowl, mix the salt, sugar, garlic, and all fresh herbs. Rub the chicken with the mixture. Lift the skin on top of the chicken, place the butter between the flesh and skin so it self-bastes as it cooks.

Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.

Stuff the chicken cavity chopped oranges. Place the chicken, breast side down, on a rack in a roasting pan. Roast 15 minutes, then reduce heat to 350 degrees F and continue roasting until chicken is cooked (general rule of thumb for cooking chicken is 15 minutes per pound to cook and 10 minutes to rest). Continue to baste with pan drippings through the cooking process. When cooked the juices should run clear and the internal temperature should be 165 degrees F on an instant-read thermometer. Remove chicken from the oven and place on a serving platter. Let rest for 20 minutes before serving.

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Get the Recipe

Gabriele's Limoncello 01:28

Gabriele shares his family recipe for a delicious summertime libation.

Similar Topics:

On TV

Dinner at Tiffani's

7:30am | 6:30c

Dinner at Tiffani's

8:30am | 7:30c

Brunch at Bobby's

10:30am | 9:30c

Brunch at Bobby's

11:30am | 10:30c

Cheap Eats

12pm | 11c

Cheap Eats

12:30pm | 11:30c

Cheap Eats

1pm | 12c

Cheap Eats

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Good Eats

8pm | 7c

Good Eats: Reloaded

8:30pm | 7:30c

Good Eats

9:30pm | 8:30c

Good Eats

10pm | 9c

Good Eats: Reloaded

10:30pm | 9:30c
11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Good Eats

12am | 11c

Good Eats: Reloaded

12:30am | 11:30c

Good Eats

1:30am | 12:30c

Good Eats

2am | 1c

Good Eats: Reloaded

2:30am | 1:30c
3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here