Simple Lemon Pepper Chicken Recipe
Recipe type: Dinner
Cuisine: Mediterranean
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Serves: 3-4
This is a delicious lemon pepper chicken that pairs nicely with many different side dishes.
  • 1 whole roaster chicken
  • 1½ lemons
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 5 sprigs of dill
  • Quarter cup of fresh parsley
  • 2 large carrots
  • 1 stick of butter- softened
  • 2 teaspoons black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • Pinch of cayenne pepper
  1. Rinse chicken and remove innards.
  2. Cut ½ lemon into quarters and slice carrots into chunks.
  3. Stuff chicken with dill, lemons and carrots.
  4. Mix butter, spices, ½ teaspoon black peppers and lemon zest and smear over chicken.
  5. Use remaining black pepper to sprinkle over chicken.
  6. Place thinly sliced lemon over the entire chicken.
  7. Place chicken in the oven at 350 degrees.
Recipe by Makobi Scribe at