Whole Roasted Chicken

Here's a collection of tempting, easy-to-make roasted whole-chicken dishes. From garlic-herb to honey-chipotle, these simple recipes for roasted whole chicken add flavor dimension to the dinner plate.

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Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Herb-and-Lemon-Roasted Chicken

Food & Wine

This roast chicken is foolproof and fantastic. Plus, it's versatile enough for a weeknight dinner or weekend dinner party.

Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Spicy Roast Chicken

Food & Wine

Chickens raised on grass have such superior taste that Adam Perry Lang of NYC's Daisy May's BBQ USA wants to get into chicken farming.

Total: 2 hrs

Roast Chicken with Tangerines

Food & Wine

This six-pound bird yields a lot of meat. But if you want even more, get a capon (a castrated rooster). They're quite huge: nine to 11 pounds. (You'll have to increase the amount of ingredients relative to the size of the bird, which will also take longer to cook.) Eugenia Bone gets capons from dartagnan.com.

Total: 2 hrs 30 mins

Roasted Chicken with Rosemary and Garlic Herbed Potatoes

Better Homes and Gardens

Fresh rosemary sprigs play a big role in this delectable main dish recipe. Try a rosemary basting brush on your next holiday turkey or Cornish hens.

Curry-Roasted Chicken

Food & Wine
Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Glazed Chicken and Vegetables

Better Homes and Gardens

The carrots, potatoes, and apples cook alongside the roasted chicken for this home-style meal.

Glazed Roasted Cornish Game Hens with Couscous Stuffing

Fine Cooking Magazine

If you can't find dried apples for the stuffing, dried plums or cherries are good substitutes.

Yogurt-Marinated Butterflied Chicken

Fine Cooking Magazine
Total: 1 hr

Quick Chicken-and-Cheese Tamales

Food & Wine

To make his tamales, Guillermo Pernot of Cuba Libre in Philadelphia mashes masa dough and a slow-braised pork filling together in a saucepan instead of assembling the tamales one by one. He also steams the tamales in aluminum foil instead of the traditional corn husks. Grace Parisi mixes store-bought rotisserie chicken and cheddar cheese into a quick dough, then she wraps the tamales in plastic before steaming them.

Total: 45 mins

Herb-Roasted Capon with Caramelized Onions

Better Homes and Gardens

An elegant Thanksgiving meal. For extra flavor, rub the herb mixture on the capon the night before roasting; cover and chill.

Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Ukrainian Chicken Soup

Food & Wine

From one deeply flavorful chicken broth, F&W's Grace Parisi creates four exceptional soups.

Total: 3 hrs 30 mins

Chicken, Goat Cheese, and Greens

Better Homes and Gardens

Just pick up a ready-to-eat roasted chicken on your way home from work for this easy dinner.

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