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Greek-Style Lemon Roast Chicken

Posted by on Mar. 4, 2013 at 11:50 AM
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Greek-Style Lemon Roast Chicken from the Kraft site!

Greek-Style Lemon Roast Chicken recipe

time
prep: 10 min
total: 1 hr 40 min
servings
total: 6 servings

what you need

1
whole  roasting chicken (3-1/2 lb.)
1
 lemon, washed, cut crosswise in half
1/2
cup  KRAFT Greek Vinaigrette Dressing

make it

HEAT oven to 350°F.

PLACE chicken in 13x9-inch baking dish sprayed with cooking spray.

SQUEEZE juice from lemon into small bowl; place squeezed halves in chicken cavity. Mix dressing with juice; drizzle over chicken.

BAKE 1-1/2 hours or until chicken is done (165°F), basting occasionally with pan juices.

kraft kitchens tips

SERVING SUGGESTION
Serve with a mixed green salad and whole wheat roll.
VARIATION
Prepare using 4 large boneless skinless chicken breasts (2 lb.). Cut each breast crosswise in half; place in shallow baking dish. Prepare dressing mixture as directed; drizzle over chicken. Discard squeezed lemon halves. Bake chicken 45 to 55 min. or until done (165°F), turning occasionally. Makes 8 servings.
COOKING KNOW-HOW
To get more juice from citrus fruits, microwave them on HIGH 30 sec. before squeezing.
by on Mar. 4, 2013 at 11:50 AM
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Replies (1-10):
madcat500
by Member on Mar. 4, 2013 at 12:05 PM

mmmmmbarbecuing

slw123
by Member on Mar. 4, 2013 at 12:06 PM

Yum!  We are having chicken tonight!

sanj1213
by Juanita on Mar. 4, 2013 at 1:22 PM

Lemons are are so yummy to me. I can eat one alone. 

elasmimi
by on Mar. 4, 2013 at 7:13 PM

I tried this and it is delicious.

twinners.mama
by Member on Mar. 4, 2013 at 7:15 PM
Omg yum!!!!!
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proudmommy690
by on Mar. 4, 2013 at 11:00 PM

 tfs

timon95
by Bronze Member on Mar. 4, 2013 at 11:18 PM

sounds yummy! tfs

Sisteract
by Bronze Member on Mar. 4, 2013 at 11:22 PM

I make this- it's so good.

4kidz916
by Bronze Member on Mar. 5, 2013 at 11:58 AM

I love lemon chicken.  Thanks for this one.

ceciliam
by on Mar. 5, 2013 at 12:20 PM

This sounds really good!

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