Basil and Garlic Roasted Chicken

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An easy and wonderful tasting recipe that your whole family or just a few friends can enjoy!

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1 whole chicken or roasting hen
Lots of Fresh Basil; ( you can also use dried)
4 cloves garlic; chopped
Olive Oil

Original recipe makes 4



Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Wash Chicken and place in a pan. Take Fresh Basil (lots of it) and let it soak in olive oil. (Enough Oil to flavor it). Take chopped garlic and basil leaves(soaked in the olive oil) and place under the skin of the chicken. Then bake chicken for about 45 minutes, Basting Chicken about every 15 minutes. (this isn't necessary but it makes the chicken more

moist and delicious!


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The biggest key is keeping the chicken moist. Knowing Chicken makes its own broth, but I sometimes still add a couple of chicken bouillion cubes to the bottom of the pan. And Baste A lot! [I posted this recipe.]
aphilbeck8 5 years ago
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