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Roast chicken recipes

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Inventive recipes that give whole roast chicken some serious perk, from flavour additions to all-in-one roasts and ideas for sides.

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  • Roast chicken & roots

    Roast chicken & roots

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.11 ratings

    This one-tray, vibrant and veg-heavy roast chicken dish provides four of your five-a-day

  • Herby slow-roast chicken

    Herby slow-roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Marinate your bird overnight in bay, rosemary, lemon thyme and sage, then slow-cook for a flavour-packed roast dinner

  • Preserved lemon roast chicken with freekeh salad

    Preserved lemon roast chicken with freekeh salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    A main course bursting with fresh flavours, citrussy chicken with mint, radish and spring onion-spiked grains - a new way to serve your roast

  • carving a roast chicken

    How to roast a chicken

    Learn how to cook an easy roast chicken with this step-by-step guide. Find out how to achieve crisp, golden skin and succulent meat, perfect for a special Sunday lunch.

  • Spring one-pot roast chicken in a roasting tray

    Spring one-pot roast chicken

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.19 ratings

    Add a springtime twist to this Sunday roast with radishes and whole spring onions, and a creamy sauce made using mascarpone, tarragon and lemon

  • Foolproof slow roast chicken

    Foolproof slow roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.233 ratings

    Slow-roasting is a great way to keep chicken nice and moist. Adding the potatoes to the roasting tin infuses them with plenty of flavour, too

  • Roast chicken

    Roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Discover just how easy a roast can be with our step-by-step guide to classic roast chicken

  • Massaman curry roast chicken

    Massaman curry roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.95 ratings

    A full-flavoured alternative to your usual weekend roast - serve with a big bowl of rice

  • Classic roast chicken & gravy with carving knife & fork

    Classic roast chicken & gravy

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.130 ratings

    What more can we say? A classic roast chicken recipe should be in everyone's repertoire, and it can always save the day

  • Roast chicken & sticky carrots

    Roast chicken & sticky carrots

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.34 ratings

    A roast makes a stunning centrepiece for a supper party, and requires very little effort

  • Tandoori roast chicken

    Tandoori roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.34 ratings

    Serve this Indian spiced bird with rice, potatoes and vegetables for an alternative roast dinner

  • Whole crispy roast chicken & asparagus caesar served on a plate

    Whole crispy roast chicken & asparagus caesar

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Let the asparagus shine in this spin on a caesar salad. It's made with roast chicken, crunchy croutons, a rich and creamy dressing, and shaved parmesan

  • Sticky lime roast chicken

    Sticky lime roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.22 ratings

    A dish for relaxed dinner parties, easy and different

  • Roast chicken with peppers & feta

    Roast chicken with peppers & feta

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.42 ratings

    For a casual summer lunch, try this Mediterranean roast with chickpeas, vegetables and salty Greek cheese

  • One crispy sage & lemon roast chicken

    Crispy sage & lemon roast chicken

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.6 ratings

    Rub salt into the skin of the roast chicken and leave it overnight for a lovely crisp finish. Chicken and sage are a classic pairing for this Christmas main

  • Simple roast chicken

    Simple roast chicken

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.11 ratings

    Perfect your Sunday lunch with this simple but succulent roast chicken

  • Moroccan roast chicken with apricots

    Moroccan roast chicken with apricots

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Come rain or shine, serve up this sumac-marinated spatchcocked bird, that can be barbecued or oven cooked, with a sweet, fruity accompaniment

  • Herb-roast chicken

    Herb-roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Choose your favourite herb for this beautifully moist springtime chicken dish - fresh basil or mint would be ideal

  • Fragrant roast chicken

    Fragrant roast chicken

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.7 ratings

    A great make ahead roast - it's delicous cold, or eat it straight out of the oven. Yum

  • Star anise roast chicken

    Star anise roast chicken

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    This roast dinner is perfectly sized for two to enjoy. Serve your soy-flavoured bird with mashed potatoes and Asian-style gravy

  • Really useful roast chicken

    Really useful roast chicken

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    This succulent all-purpose roast can be enjoyed with trimmings on Sunday or used as the basis for other satisfying meals

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