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Whole Roasted Chicken

Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 1 hr 55 mins
Resting Time 30 mins
Total Time 2 hrs 35 mins
Servings 6

Ingredients
  

  • 1 (3 pound) whole chicken, giblets removed
  • Rainier Sweet Basil Chicken Rub
  • 1/2 cup butter

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Place chicken in a roasting pan, and sprinkle desired amount of Rainier Sweet Basil Chicken Rub inside and out. Place 3 tablespoons margarine in the chicken cavity. Arrange dollops of the remaining margarine around the chicken's exterior.
  • Bake uncovered 1 hour and 15 minutes in the preheated oven, to a minimum internal temperature of 180 degrees F (82 degrees C). Remove from heat, and baste with melted butter and drippings. Cover with aluminum foil, and allow to rest about 30 minutes before serving.
Keyword Chicken