Mr. Food: Lemon Rosemary Chicken

What You’ll Need

  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh rosemary
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 (4- 5-pound) roasting chicken
  • 2 yellow squash, cut into 1-1/2-inch chunks
  • 2 carrots, cut into 1-1/2-inch chunks
  • 2 zucchini, cut into 1-1/2-inch chunks
  • 6 small red potatoes, cut into quarters

What to Do

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. In a large bowl, combine oil, lemon juice, rosemary, garlic powder, salt, and pepper; mix well.
  3. Place chicken on a rack in a large roasting pan. Rub half the seasoning mixture evenly over the whole chicken, including the cavity.
  4. Place vegetables and potatoes in the bowl with the remaining seasoning mixture and toss to coat well. Place vegetables around chicken in roasting pan.
  5. Bake 1-1/4 to 1-1/2 hours, or until no pink remains in the chicken and the juices run clear, basting chicken and vegetables occasionally.


Looking for a dessert to top off this delicious chicken dinner? Why not try our easy Tortilla Fruit Pizza for a refreshing and eye-catching finale!