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Sweet Basil Chicken Recipe

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This recipe for Sweet Basil Chicken, by , is from Nauvoo Nibbles, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Carol Sherrill
Added: Tuesday, February 24, 2009


1- 4 lb baking chicken
1 T salt
2 tsp. sugar
1/4 tsp garlic
1/4 tsp. onion
1/4 tsp. paprika
1/2 T lemon juice
1/2 tsp black pepper
1 T basil
2 T olive oil

Mix all the spices with olive oil and lemon juice to make a paste. Rub paste on breast and thigh area of chicken. For every pound of bird cook approximately 20 -25 minutes.
This is enough rub/seasoning for a 4 lb chicken. It is yummy!




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