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Delicious Roasted Chicken with Onions and Olives

Delicious Roasted Chicken

Serves: 4-5

Time Preparing: 20 minutes

Time Cooking: 120 to 150 minutes

Total Time: 140 to 190 minutes


- 1 whole organic free-range chicken

- 1 big red onion, sliced

- 3 garlic cloves, minced

- 12 pearl onions

- 12 green olives

- 12 black olives

- 4 tablespoons ghee, melted

- 1 tablespoon cinnamon powder

- 1 tablespoon turmeric powder

- ½ tablespoon sea salt

- ½ tablespoon freshly ground black pepper


Preheat oven to 350 degrees F

In a big bowl mix red onion, garlic, pearl onions, olives green and black, cinnamon, turmeric, sea salt, pepper and half of the ghee (2 tablespoons)

Rub mixture all over inside and outside of chicken

Place the chicken inside a roasting pan

Distribute all the remaining mixed ingredients over the chicken

Pour 2 tablespoons ghee on top of the chicken

Roast chicken until skin begins to brown, 120 to 150 minutes

Let rest 10 minutes before carving


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