For a roast that's guaranteed moist and tasty, try our lemon roast chicken recipes. Pairing lemon with chicken and other flavourings such as garlic and herbs ensures that you get a delicious result every time.
A whole chicken is rubbed inside and out with dried herbs, then roasted with lemon and olive. Simple but very delicious.
This recipe for lemon roast chicken is very special to me. My mum always made it for Sunday lunch. Putting a whole lemon in the cavity of the chicken really works wonders as the lemon aroma penetrates through every piece of the chicken as well as the house! You'll need 2 lemons - one for juice and one to keep whole.
A delicious recipe for succulent roast chicken with fresh herbs, garlic and lemon. No need for butter! Serve with roast potatoes and vegetables and you'll get no complaints.
As far as herbs go, I think fresh thyme works best with chicken. I sometimes add four or five bulbs of green garlic (young garlic that looks like baby leeks) when it's in season and if I find it at the farmers' market.
Roast chicken could not be easier - or tastier - than with this recipe. Lemon, rosemary and garlic help to flavour this gloriously roasted chicken with crispy skin.