Simple chicken in the oven with lemon

  • Servings : 4
  • Prep Time : 5m
  • Cook Time : 1:30 h
  • Ready In : 2:35 h
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Often the simplest recipes are the tastiest, this simple chicken recipe in the oven with lemon is without a doubt a good example. Has excellent presentation, few ingredients and is perfect to serve in a family lunch. Bon appetit!!!

Simple chicken in the oven with lemon | Food From Portugal

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  • 1.5 kg (3 1/3 pounds) chicken
  • Juice of two lemons
  • 100 grams (1/2 cup) margarine
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 6 cloves of garlic
  • Salt (to taste)


    Step 1

    1. Place the chicken on a baking dish and season with a little salt, lemon juice, margarine cut into small pieces, pepper, Worcestershire sauce and crushed garlic. Let marinate about one hour.

    Step 2

    1. Preheat the oven to 180ºC (350ºF)

    Step 3

    1. Bake the chicken until golden brown, about 1 hour and 30 minutes. Occasionally, drizzle the chicken with the sauce.

    Step 4

    1. Turn of the oven and serve with fries and salad.

Simple chicken in the oven with lemon

Nutrition facts per serving (4 servings)

Calories: 763

Total Fat: 31.5 g(41%)

Saturated Fat: 6.5 g(34%)

Cholesterol: 289 mg(96%)

Sodium: 558 mg(24%)

Total Carbohydrate: 3 g(1%)

Protein: 109.5 g

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Simple chicken in the oven with lemon | Food From Portugal

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