Chicken is one of those dishes you can cook most regularly and try new things almost every time. It’s versatile enough to grill, fry, bake and braai. This roasted lemon butter chicken recipe is something simple you can cook regularly and because it’s in the oven, you can enjoy your evening and not spend a lot of time in front of the stove. With just a few herbs and ingredients you’ve got in your fridge, you’ll make a very tasty dinner for everybody.
For great results with your chicken, let it come to room temperature before you pop it into the oven. You can also just give it some seasoning with salt and black pepper as you wait. You can also cook these in the air fryer for 15 minutes per side at a preheated 180°C. Because this dish is so simple you want to serve some sides with them like a creamy potato bake or roast potatoes, a fresh green salad or some roasted vegetables.
Don’t worry about your dinner tonight. This roasted lemon butter chicken recipe is a wholesome weeknight meal with your favourite sides.
Last updated on 8 May 2023
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