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  • High in protein
  • High in dietary fibre
  • No added sugar
  • Seafood free
  • Shellfish free
  • Wheat free
  • Soy free
  • Sesame free
  • Peanut free
  • Nut free
  • Gluten free
  • Egg free

Loaded with veggies, this classic pot-roasted chicken is an easy winner. Served with chopped tarragon and mashed potatoes, this hearty roast is a recipe you can’t go wrong with.

  • Serves4
  • Cook time1 hour 30 minutes
  • Prep time15 minutes, + 10 mins resting time
Pot-roasted chicken

Ingredients

  • 1.5kg Coles Australian RSPCA Approved Whole Chicken
  • 1/2 lemon, cut into wedges
  • 4 tarragon sprigs
  • 40g butter, melted
  • 1 tbs coarsely chopped tarragon
  • 1 leek, pale section only, thickly sliced
  • 2 celery sticks, thickly sliced
  • 1 bunch Dutch carrots, trimmed, or 200g baby carrots, peeled, halved lengthways
  • 1 cup (250ml) chicken stock
  • 1/2 cup (125ml) dry white wine or extra chicken stock

Nutritional information

Per Serve Energy: 2264kJ/542 Cals (26%), Protein: 40g (80%), Fat: 36g (51%), Sat fat: 14g (58%), Carb: 6g (2%), Sugar: 5g (6%), Fibre: 5g (17%), Sodium: 441mg (22%)

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Method

  1. Step 1

    Preheat oven to 180°C. Pat the chicken cavity dry with paper towel. Place the lemon and tarragon sprigs in the cavity and use kitchen string to tie the legs together.
  2. Step 2

    Combine the butter and chopped tarragon in a small bowl. Season. Brush evenly over the top of the chicken. Place the leek, celery and carrots in a casserole pot. Top with the chicken. Pour the stock and wine or extra stock around the chicken.
  3. Step 3

    Cover and bake for 1 hour. Increase oven to 200°C. Uncover and roast for 30 mins or until golden brown. Set aside for 10 mins to rest before serving.

Pot-roasted chicken

Pot-roasted chicken
  • Serves4
  • Cook time1 hour 30 minutes
  • Prep time15 minutes, + 10 mins resting time
Ingredients
  • 1.5kg Coles Australian RSPCA Approved Whole Chicken
  • 1/2 lemon, cut into wedges
  • 4 tarragon sprigs
  • 40g butter, melted
  • 1 tbs coarsely chopped tarragon
  • 1 leek, pale section only, thickly sliced
  • 2 celery sticks, thickly sliced
  • 1 bunch Dutch carrots, trimmed, or 200g baby carrots, peeled, halved lengthways
  • 1 cup (250ml) chicken stock
  • 1/2 cup (125ml) dry white wine or extra chicken stock
    Description

    Loaded with veggies, this classic pot-roasted chicken is an easy winner. Served with chopped tarragon and mashed potatoes, this hearty roast is a recipe you can’t go wrong with.

    Method
    1. Step 1

      Preheat oven to 180°C. Pat the chicken cavity dry with paper towel. Place the lemon and tarragon sprigs in the cavity and use kitchen string to tie the legs together.
    2. Step 2

      Combine the butter and chopped tarragon in a small bowl. Season. Brush evenly over the top of the chicken. Place the leek, celery and carrots in a casserole pot. Top with the chicken. Pour the stock and wine or extra stock around the chicken.
    3. Step 3

      Cover and bake for 1 hour. Increase oven to 200°C. Uncover and roast for 30 mins or until golden brown. Set aside for 10 mins to rest before serving.