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Cooking With Butler 8 – Chicken Under A Brick

Recipe after the break


1 brick wrapped in foil

1 chicken
Fresh herbs : thyme, oregano, chives, rosemary
3 cloves garlic
1/2 cup olive oil

Preheat Oven to 400°
Soak chicken in water with salt and pepper for 2 hours or more.
Cut backbone out of chicken
Remove wingtips
Remove herbs from stems and chop
Mix herbs, garlic and olive oil
Separate skin from chicken and put some herb mixture between skin and meat
Spread the rest all over the chicken
Heat frying pan on high and add a couple of turns of olive oil
Place chicken in pan breast side down
Put brick on chicken to weigh it down on the pan
Reduce heat to medium high and cook for 20 minutes, turning the pan after 10 minutes to cook chicken evenly

After 20 minutes, turn chicken over in pan and place pan in oven for 10 minutes

Let chicken rest for a few minutes and cut chicken into serving sizes.

Serve with some vegetables, a salad and a fine beer.


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