This Spatchcocked Roasted Apricot Hen is a scrumptious recipe your loved ones will love. It’s straightforward to make and is ideal to take pleasure in for just a few days. We love roasted rooster and the apricot sauce on this one is fantastic.

Spatchcocked Roasted Apricot Hen

In case you have by no means spatchcocked a rooster you possibly can easily learn the steps here. We just lately did a submit on how straightforward it’s once we made this rooster recipe. It’s a easy method to make rooster and it does prepare dinner sooner and extra evenly.

Easy components on this scrumptious rooster recipe?

  • 1 complete rooster, spatchcocked
  • rooster broth
  • onion
  • apricot preserves
  • lemon juice
  • cooking oil ( we used olive)
  • ginger
  • garlic
  • thyme
  • dry mustard
  • black pepper
  • salt

This rooster is made with very fundamental and actual components however has a beautiful taste. It’s seasoned with scrumptious spices and the sweetness of the preserves actually makes this rooster nice.

Roasted Apricot Chicken - The Southern Lady Cooks

Will we make excellent recipes? 

Nope. As you possibly can see within the picture one space of this rooster bought a little bit bit burned in the course of the cooking course of. Undecided precisely what occurred, it could have had a little bit extra sauce in that space or one thing. Both method most meals bloggers would have remade it. Nevertheless we don’t try this.. we aren’t excellent cooks and have by no means claimed to be. We share our on a regular basis meals and what we take pleasure in to eat as a household and that is how the rooster turned out.

If we make this recipe once more sooner or later we’ll attempt to get one other image however I’m not going to remake a complete rooster for an image. The rooster was scrumptious and all of us liked it, so we’re sharing the recipe.. excellent picture or not!

What to serve this rooster with?

This dish is tremendous versatile which is why we liked it. The primary night time we had it with stewed potatoes and a aspect salad and the second night time I lower the rooster up and made a scrumptious chopped salad loaded with greens. Listed below are just a few sides chances are you’ll take pleasure in!

Roasted Apricot Chicken - The Southern Lady Cooks

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Spatchcocked Roasted Apricot Hen

This straightforward rooster recipe is one you’ll love.

Prep Time15 minutes

Prepare dinner Time1 hour

Whole Time1 hour 15 minutes

Course: Important Course

Delicacies: American, southern

Key phrase: Roasted Apricot Hen

Servings: 8 servings

Writer: The Southern Woman Cooks

  • 1 massive complete rooster spatchcocked
  • Apricot Sauce:
  • 1 1/2 cups rooster broth
  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1 cup apricot preserves
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons cooking oil I used olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon floor ginger
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • Unfold spatchcocked rooster out in a baking dish.

  • Deliver sauce components to boil in pan on prime of range. Flip to simmer for 10 minutes.

  • Baste complete rooster with sauce. Pour half the sauce across the rooster within the pan.

  • Place in preheated 425 diploma oven uncovered for half-hour. Take away and baste for a second time. Pour remaining sauce in pan.

  • Prepare dinner, uncovered for 30 extra minutes or till temperature of rooster reaches 165 levels on a meat thermometer.

  • Makes about 8 servings.

You possibly can add greens across the rooster within the pan however you’ll have to add a little bit water or broth and watch that they don’t burn.


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