Classic Roasted Chicken


  • 1 wholle chicken
  • 1tbs of salt
  • 1 tbs of black pepper
  • 1 tbs of paprika
  • 1 tbs of rosemary
  • 1 tbs of oregano
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1 tbs of  olive oil
  • 2 tbs of lemon juice
  • 1 tbs classic  mustard
  • 0.5 medium grapefruit


Preheat oven to 375 º F.

Mix all ingredients in a bowl.  Place the chicken on a roasting pan with rack.

Slice a half of grapefruit in 4 even slices and stuff the chicken. Place chicken in oven and let it roast for about 60 minutes. Then, baste chicken with chicken stock or a cup of water. Place back in oven and let it cook for another 15-30 minutes.

Cover the chicken with foil and place back in oven to continue cooking until done. Insert meat thermometer in one of the chicken breasts. It should read 180 С.

Bonne Appetite!!!

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