The Originators of Quick & Easy Cooking!

mrfood.com
Free Offer
Piece-by-Piece: 20 Easy Chicken Recipes for Drumsticks, Thighs & More

You can never have enough easy dinner recipes, especially when we are using chicken

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

"Let us" Roast Chicken

(2 Votes)
SERVES
4
COOK TIME
1 Hr 5 Min
READY IN
1 Hr 5 Min

At first glance you're going to think we've made a mistake in these directions - cover a chicken with lettuce leaves?! Yup! The lettuce helps hold in the moisture and keeps the spices from burning. It actually acts like the skin when the chicken roast is finished.

What You'll Need:
  • 1 whole chicken (2½ to 3 pounds), skin removed
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon black pepper
  • 4 large iceberg lettuce leaves, washed and patted dry
What To Do:
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Place chicken breast side up in baking dish.
  2. In a small bowl, combine remaining ingredients except the lettuce; mix well. Rub chicken evenly with spice mixture, then lay lettuce leaves over the top, curving it around and completely covering chicken.
     
  3. Bake 65 to 70 minutes, or until juices run clear and no pink remains. Discard lettuce leaves before serving.

 

Notes

If you enjoyed this recipe, be sure to check out our free eCookbook, Piece-by-Piece: 20 Easy Chicken Recipes for Drumsticks, Thighs & More.

YOUR RECENTLY VIEWED RECIPES

Ratings & Comments (0)

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.

My Rating:

Cancel Reply to Comment

LATEST TV RECIPE & VIDEO

Tuscan Bread Salad

Crunchy seasoned croutons, ripe plum tomatoes, and fresh cucumbers are tossed in an olive oil blend to make what we think is one of the best bread salad recipes ever. It's a bonus that our Tuscan Bread Salad looks so beautiful, too!

QVC's Customer Choice Food Awards Contest
1

About Mr. Food Advertise on MrFood.com Contact Us FAQ Press Room Privacy Policy Terms of Service Keyword Index Special Thanks Today's Recipe Find Us on TV Subscribe Unsubscribe Site Map RSS Bookmark