This Spatchcocked Roasted Apricot Rooster is a scrumptious recipe your loved ones will love. It’s simple to make and is ideal to take pleasure in for a number of days. We love roasted hen and the apricot sauce on this one is great.

Spatchcocked Roasted Apricot Rooster

When you’ve got by no means spatchcocked a hen you possibly can easily learn the steps here. We lately did a publish on how simple it’s after we made this hen recipe. It’s a easy approach to make hen and it does cook dinner quicker and extra evenly.

Easy elements on this scrumptious hen recipe?

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

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

Roasted Apricot Chicken - The Southern Lady Cooks

Will we make good recipes? 

Nope. As you possibly can see within the photograph one space of this hen acquired somewhat bit burned through the cooking course of. Unsure precisely what occurred, it could have had somewhat 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 good 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 hen 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 whole hen for an image. The hen was scrumptious and all of us liked it, so we’re sharing the recipe.. good photograph or not!

What to serve this hen with?

This dish is tremendous versatile which is why we liked it. The primary evening we had it with stewed potatoes and a facet salad and the second evening I reduce the hen up and made a scrumptious chopped salad loaded with greens. Listed here are a number of sides it’s possible you’ll take pleasure in!

Roasted Apricot Chicken - The Southern Lady Cooks

Are you studying our digital journal, Front Porch Life? It’s stuffed with nice new recipes, nation dwelling, implausible folks, southern appeal, cooking suggestions and a lot extra. We ship it on to your e mail so you can begin studying, cooking and stress-free instantly! That is our premium content material not discovered on our web site. Be part of 1000’s of others in the present day and begin having fun with our journal! 

Spatchcocked Roasted Apricot Rooster

This simple hen recipe is one you’ll love.

Prep Time15 minutes

Cook dinner Time1 hour

Whole Time1 hour 15 minutes

Course: Predominant Course

Delicacies: American, southern

Key phrase: Roasted Apricot Rooster

Servings: 8 servings

Writer: The Southern Girl Cooks

  • 1 massive complete hen spatchcocked
  • Apricot Sauce:
  • 1 1/2 cups hen 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 hen out in a baking dish.

  • Convey sauce elements to boil in pan on high of range. Flip to simmer for 10 minutes.

  • Baste whole hen with sauce. Pour half the sauce across the hen 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.

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

  • Makes about 8 servings.

You can add greens across the hen within the pan however you’ll have to add somewhat water or broth and watch that they don’t burn.


Don’t neglect about our Ebooks! Every E book is a set of our hottest recipes. You’ll have all of them at your fingertips and may pull them up at any time. Good and handy as an alternative of getting to look a database. You can purchase each Ebook individually or buy the bundle.

Comply with us on Instagram!

© The Southern Girl Cooks pictures and textual content – All rights reserved. No copying, posting on different websites, or different makes use of allowed with out written permission of the copyright holder.

Trending Merchandise

Add to compare
14,000 BTU Heat and Cool Portable Air Conditioner, Dehumidifier and Fan

14,000 BTU Heat and Cool Portable Air Conditioner, Dehumidifier and Fan

Add to compare
Xbox Series X Replica Mini Fridge Thermoelectric Cooler, 10 Liters

Xbox Series X Replica Mini Fridge Thermoelectric Cooler, 10 Liters


We will be happy to hear your thoughts

Leave a reply

Register New Account
Compare items
  • Total (0)
Shopping cart