Roasting Chicken in Rock Salt
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Rock Salt roasted chicken is easy, and a sure way to get a tender, crispy bird.
Recipe type: Entree
Cuisine: American
Serves: 4
  • 1 small chicken
  • 1 box of rock salt (4 pound box)
  • 2 small organic lemons
  • fresh herbs
  1. Rinse and pat chicken dry. Make sure to clean cavity.
  2. Stuff chicken with two organic lemons you have pierced with a fork.
  3. Heat oven to 450
  4. When oven is ready, place chicken and rock salt in a cast iron pan or baking pan.
  5. I put some salt underneath the chicken too.
  6. Bake for 50-70 minutes depending on size of chicken so that internal temperature is 165.
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