Volcano Chicken

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Total Time
1hr 45mins
45 mins
1 hr

Posted as a recipe request. When the chicken is flambayed, the flames from the cavity resemble an erupting vocano.

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  1. Mix the marinade ingredients.
  2. Coat chicken with the marinade and marinade for about 12 hours.
  3. Remove the chicken from the marinade allowing to drain thoroughly.
  4. Heat marinade over medium heat until reduced to a thick sauce.
  5. Stand the chicken upright on an ovenproof plate.
  6. Roast in a medium oven until the skin just begins to brown.
  7. Remove the chicken and place it on a flame proof but table-ready plate.
  8. Pour whiskey through the cavity of the chicken and over the outside so it is thoroughly coated.
  9. Ignite and allow the whiskey to burn itself out.
  10. Serve carved chicken with steamed white rice and stir-fried veggies.