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Whole roasted chicken

Simple whole roasted chicken

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 30 minutes


  • 1 whole chicken
  • salt
  • pepper
  • herbs of choice thyme, parsley, and rosemary are my favorites
  • butter or olive oil


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Remove innards from chicken.
  • Rub outside with olive oil or butter.
  • Season inside and outside with salt, pepper, and herbs.
  • Place in a 9x13 baking dish.
  • Roast for about an hour or until chicken reaches an internal temperature of 165 degrees F.