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Classic Roast Chicken and Gravy Recipe

Classic Roast Chicken and Gravy
Servings: 6

Hello everyone, I hope you're having a fantastic day today. Today, we're going to make Classic Roast Chicken and Gravy. It's one of my all-time favorite food recipes. This time, I'm going to do something a little different. This is going to be delicious. Prepare the ingredients before making Classic Roast Chicken and Gravy in your home. Then, follow these steps below to serve Classic Roast Chicken and Gravy for your family or friends.


  • 1 chicken

  • 1/2 onion

  • 4 garlic

  • 1/2 lemon

  • 1 extra virgin olive oil

  • 3/4 butter

  • 1/2 dried thyme

  • 1/4 salt

  • 1/4 dried rosemary

  • 1/4 dried sage

  • 2 dried savory

  • 3/4 pepper

  • all-purpose flour

If you have prepared the ingredients needed, now time to start cooking. There are 5 steps you must follow to make Classic Roast Chicken and Gravy in your home by yourself.

Directions: How to Make Classic Roast Chicken and Gravy

  1. Remove giblets and neck, if present, from chicken; rinse chicken inside and out; pat dry with paper towels.

  2. Place onion and garlic in cavity; squeeze juice from lemon and set aside; add lemon to cavity.

  3. Tie legs together with kitchen string; tuck wings under back; brush all over with oil; sprinkle with thyme, rosemary, salt and pepper; place, breast side up, on rack in roasting pan; roast, uncovered; in 325F (160C oven for 1 ½ hours.

  4. Roast, basting occasionally with pan juices, until juices run clear when thigh is pierced and meat thermometer inserted in thigh registers 185F (85C, about 1 ½ hours; transfer chicken to platter and tent with foil; let stand for 10 minutes before carving., Skim fat from pan juices; sprinkle flour over juices; cook over medium-high heat, whisking, for 1 minute; gradually pour in chicken stock and reserved lemon juice, whisking until smooth and thickened, about 3 minutes; pour into warmed gravy boat.

  5. Cut string holding legs together; discard onion, lemon and garlic; using kitchen scissors, cut chicken into 2 breast and 2 leg portions; cut each breast in half diagonally; cut through each leg at joint to separate into drumsticks and thighs; serve with gravy.

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