Roast Chicken With Potatoes, Lemon, and Asparagus

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Mooseybear

This makes a great dinner, especially during the spring. From Everyday Food.

Top Review by kannie

Yummmeee! I substituted a roasted garlic olive oil for the butter. I forgot to tell my husband there were lemons/rind in!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 478 degrees.
  2. Place potatoes and half the butter in a shallow roasting pan.
  3. Season with salt and pepper.
  4. Roast, tossing once, until potatoes are golden, 20-25 minutes.
  5. Place chicken, skin side up, on top of the potatoes. Season with salt and pepper. Roast until chicken begins to brown, about 20 minutes.
  6. Scatter asparagus, lemon, remaining butter, and thyme around chicken.
  7. Roast until asparagus is tender and chicken is cooked throughout, 5-15 minutes.
  8. Serve with pan juices.

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