There are plenty of ways to cook a whole chicken at home from roasting to BBQing to slow cooking. Here’s a collection of just a few of our favourite ways to cook a whole chicken.
2. Thai-Style Sweet Chili Chicken (slow cooker)
A simple and delicious slow cooker dish that teams well served over rice noodles or cooked brown rice.
3. Butter and Wine Basted Chicken
This recipe is a delicious way to use your rotisserie spit! The rewards of cooking chicken rotisserie style are many: crisp, golden brown skin, juicy succulent meat and, best of all, this method requires minimal attention.
4. Lemongrass Hens
This simple Thai inspired marinade uses sweet, sour and spicy ingredients to infuse flavour into a whole chicken.
5. Barbecue Seasoned Chicken & Wild Rice Pilaf
Make your own chili barbecue seasoning using common spice ingredients and a little sugar and salt. Pair the barbecued whole chicken with the vegetable wild rice pilaf for a beautiful complete meal.
6. Tea-Smoked Chicken
Turn your barbeque into a backyard smoker by following a few simple steps and pre-cooking the chicken in the oven first.
7. Grilled Flattened Chicken with Spicy Roasted Corn
The spicy roasted corn on the cob is perfect to serve with the herbed grilled chicken. If you like, have the butcher flatten your chicken for you.