How To: Perfectly roast a chicken

Perfectly roast a chicken

The chef shows how to prepare and cook a perfect roast chicken. Begin by rubbing sliced garlic over the skin of the chicken. Then place the garlic into the cavity, along with some thyme and sliced lemon. Rub the chicken with olive oil and sprinkle with pepper and rock salt.

If you plan to make gravy, prepare a base by putting some sliced carrots, onions and celery in the pan, sprinkle a bit of thyme and garlic on top, and place the chicken on top of the vegetables. Pour in some stock and white wine, and this creates the base for the gravy.

Roast the chicken for about an hour, checking with a meat thermometer to make sure it is perfectly done. Remove the chicken from the platter and the juices are ready for the gravy.

It’s Black Friday week on WonderHowTo! Don’t miss out on all of the big sales in the Gadget Hacks and Null Byte shops. And if you’ve been wanting to take some classes without going into debt, check out our best deals on online courses for a variety of skill sets. Don’t miss out on these huge discounts:

See Gadget Hacks’s top 10 BF sales on online courses (up to 99% off) >

See Null Byte’s top 13 BF sales on online courses (up to 99% off) >

Our Best Phone Hacks

Gadget Hacks' tips — delivered daily.

Be the First to Comment

Share Your Thoughts

  • Hot
  • Latest