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Roasted Chicken with Lemon and Oregano

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Roasted Chicken with Lemon and Oregano
by James Belardo

A summertime recipe that uses something that grows in abundance in our backyard, oregano!

Ingredients
2-4 chicken breasts
Fresh Oregano
2-4 cloves garlic, crushed and pressed
1 tsp salt
1/8 tsp Coarse Ground Pepper
1 tbsp Olive Oil
1 tbsp Lemon Juice
white wine (pinot grigio)
Peperoncino Fiocchi (hot pepper flakes) (optional)

Marinade (30-60 minutes or up to 3 hours)
1 cup white wine
2 tbsp olive oil
1/2 lemon* (juice)
* add lemon juice 15-20 minutes prior to removing chicken from marinade

 

Instructions
1. Marinate chicken for up to 3 hours in olive oil, white wine and lemon juice (add lemon juice during last 15-20 minutes of marinade)
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2. Remove chicken from marinade, pat the chicken dry (with paper towels) and reserve the marinade.
#oregano #chicken #BBQ #KamadoJoe #Homemade #CucinaDelloZio - add fresh oregano to reserved marinate (baste)

3. In a small bowl, mix together the crushed garlic (or garlic powder), Peperoncino Fiocchi (hot pepper flakes), fresh oregano, salt and black pepper. also, add some chopped oregano leaves to the reserved marinade (baste).
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4. Season the chicken by rubbing in the mixture, set aside.
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5. Set the BBQ on low heat (around 200F-250F). When up to temperature set the chicken on the grill and cook for about 30-45 minutes. Baste occasionally with the left over marinade with oregano leaves.
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6. Squeeze some fresh lemon juice and a bit of olive oil before and serving.
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Enjoy

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Written by Zio James

July 17, 2017 at 3:06 PM

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