6 June, 2022

Roast Saffron Chicken

Ingredients (Serving 4-6 Portions people):

• 1/2 teaspoon ground Sun’s Secret Saffron
• 2 tabs melted butter
• 4 lb. whole roasting chicken
• 1/2 onion, quartered
• 1 sprig of rosemary
• 1/2 lemon, quartered
• 3/8 teaspoon ground black pep
• 3/4 teaspoon salt

Roast Saffron Chicken


“You will Swallow Your Plate”

How to Cook whole roasted chicken with saffron? Roast chicken is one of the tastiest main dishes which is prepared from a mixture of saffron with chicken. Our wonderful recipe is a great starting place. No wonder that, the simple techniques & delicious flavors in this glorious recipe will dazzle you.

This magical roasted chicken gets its golden color and fragrant flavor from baking in a saffron butter glaze.


Steps to make this especial recipe by the method of Sun’s Secret Kitchen

  • STEP 1:

At first, mix & combine butter and ground saffron in a bowl and let it reserve.

  • STEP 2:

Then, preheat oven and place chicken on a roasting pan with rack.

  • STEP 3:

Next, season cavity of chicken with salt and teaspoon pepper, then stuff onion, rosemary, lemon inside the cavity of the chicken.

  • STEP 4:

After that, tie the legs of the chicken together (optional). Brush the entire chicken with the golden saffron butter, brushing under the skin of the chicken breast. Then, season the chicken with salt and pepper.

  • STEP 5:

Roast chicken for 15 minutes, then reduce heat & roast chicken until meat thermometer inserted into thickest part of thigh registers, approximately 1 hour 20 minutes.

  • STEP 6:

Finally, transfer chicken to platter, cover with foil and let stand for 10 minutes, allowing internal temperature to rise.

Serve chicken with pan juices on the side & Enjoy it! …

Saffron is one of the most important & special ingredient in this unique & delicious recipe which will dazzle you. So it’s best use high quality saffron. If your grocery store doesn’t carry it, we suggest to try our International food market in Sun’s Secret Website.

You can buy super grade Sun’s Secret saffron here.


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