Herbed Bistro Chicken

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by NanaD

We love this chicken and make it often. So easy too. Make extra for leftovers. It makes awesome sandwiches the next day.

Top Review by Queen Alexandra

Awesome! Just finnished eating this great chicken. I actually cooked it at 400 and covered the outside of the skin with melted butter then a little of the spice rub.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Rinse chicken with cold water; pat dry.
  3. Trim excess fat.
  4. Loosen skin from thigh and leg by inserting fingers, gently pushing between skin and meat.
  5. Combine rest of ingredients (basil thru pepper),.
  6. Rub herb mixture under loosened skin.
  7. Place chicken on a broiler pan.
  8. Insert meat thermometer into meaty part of thigh, making sure not to touch bone.
  9. Bake at 375 degrees for 45 minutes or until thermometer registers 180 degrees.
  10. Cover chicken loosely with foil; let stand 10 minutes.

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