Foolproof slow roast chicken

BBC Good Food

Ready in: 155 minutes
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 140 minutes
Servings: 4
Gluten Free
Very Popular

Ingredients

  • 6 bay leaves
    Spices and Seasonings
  • butter, for greasing
    Milk, Eggs, Other Dairy
  • 1.6kg chicken
    Meat
  • 100ml chicken stock
    Canned and Jarred
  • 2 whole garlic heads, halved through the middle
    Produce
  • 1 lemon, cut into wedges
    Produce
  • 2 stems rosemary, broken into sprigs
    Produce;Spices and Seasonings
  • 100ml white wine
    Alcoholic Beverages
  • 1kg roasting potatoes, halved or quartered if large
    ?

Steps

  • Heat oven to 160C/fan 140C/gas
  • Brusha large roasting tin all over with butter andsmear some over the skin of the chicken.
  • Place the chicken in the tin and arrangethe potatoes around it.
  • Put the halved garlicheads in the tin, pour over the white wineand stock, then cover with foil and place inthe oven. Cook for 1 hr then remove the foiland give the potatoes a shake.
  • Add the herbsand lemon wedges, then cook uncovered for50 mins.Turn the heat up to 220C/fan 200C/gas 7.Cook for 30 mins more, then remove thechicken and potatoes from the pan. Coverthe chicken loosely with foil and leave to reston a plate for at least 10 mins before carving.Keep the potatoes warm.
  • Serve with anypan juices.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 488.85  cal  (24.44%)
  • Fat: 33.38  g  (51.35%)
  • Saturated Fat: 10.94  g  (68.39%)
  • Carbohydrates: 4.69  g  (1.56%)
  • Sugar: 1.33  g  (1.48%)
  • Cholesterol: 155.5  mg  (51.83%)
  • Sodium: 207.95  mg  (9.04%)
  • Alcohol: 2.58  g  (14.31%)
  • Protein: 36.81  g  (73.62%)
  • Vitamin B3: 13.52  mg  (67.62%)
  • Selenium: 28.6  µg  (40.86%)
  • Vitamin B6: 0.74  mg  (37.18%)
  • Phosphorus: 301.51  mg  (30.15%)
  • Vitamin C: 18.0  mg  (21.82%)
  • Vitamin B5: 1.82  mg  (18.24%)
  • Zinc: 2.63  mg  (17.5%)
  • Vitamin B2: 0.27  mg  (15.59%)
  • Potassium: 452.63  mg  (12.93%)
  • Iron: 2.12  mg  (11.75%)
  • Magnesium: 44.83  mg  (11.21%)
  • Vitamin B12: 0.6  µg  (10.06%)
  • Vitamin B1: 0.14  mg  (9.3%)
  • Vitamin A: 411.42  IU  (8.23%)
  • Copper: 0.12  mg  (6.1%)
  • Manganese: 0.11  mg  (5.6%)
  • Vitamin E: 0.74  mg  (4.94%)
  • Folate: 16.61  µg  (4.15%)
  • Calcium: 36.95  mg  (3.69%)
  • Fiber: 0.85  g  (3.39%)
  • Vitamin K: 3.41  µg  (3.24%)
  • Vitamin D: 0.46  µg  (3.06%)

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