Bourbon Peach-Apricot Glazed Chicken

Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr 15 mins

This easy and beautiful, glistening brown chicken is great for Sunday's supper or for a really fancy dinner party. Originally on lando'lakes.com but it has been tweaked a bit since. Wonderful with a side of rice, green vegetables and garlic cheese biscuits and of course some nice wine.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. Rinse chicken all over in lime & orange juice.
  3. Pat chicken dry.
  4. Place chicken, breast side up, on rack in roasting pan.
  5. Combine all glaze ingredients in 1-quart saucepan.
  6. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until butter is melted.
  7. Reserve 1/4 cup.
  8. Spoon remaining glaze over chicken.
  9. Bake, basting occasionally, for 45 minutes to 1 hour or until chicken is golden brown.
  10. (If necessary, add water to basting juices to prevent burning).
  11. Loosely cover chicken with aluminum foil.
  12. Continue baking, basting occasionally, until chicken is no longer pink, about 30 to 45 minutes.
  13. Skim fat from pan juices.
  14. Combine pan juices with reserved glaze in 1 quart saucepan.
  15. Cook over medium-high heat until mixture comes to a boil, about 1-2 minutes.
  16. Serve with chicken.
  17. Garnish with parsley leaves, if desired.

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