This way of making juicy oven roasted chicken is used in many homes in the Spanish Levante because it is delicious, and it is usually accompanied by some potatoes that you will see how good they are; You will not know what you like more as it has been, if the homemade chicken or the potatoes. I want to teach you, together , to make this recipe from my land so that you know how to prepare a chicken to the ast like some professionals and so that you can taste it cooked in this way so rich that you will surely do more than once, I have no doubt.
How to make homemade Pollo al ast (or roast chicken with potatoes):
To prepare our homemade chicken , we will first cut one of the garlic heads in half.The other head of garlic, we peel and separate half of the garlic cloves , which we will laminate, and the other half of the cloves that we will crush in the mortar.Melt the butter in the microwave and add the thyme, the crushed garlic and two chopped bay leaves.
Tip: These are the spices for ast chicken that we are going to use but you can add the ones you prefer.The chicken should be clean inside and out and free of guts. Season both outside and inside and smear with the ast chicken seasoning mixture that we have prepared before with butter, garlic and thyme.Tip: You have to spread all the chicken, also inside.
Peel and cut the potatoes into wedges
and place in a suitable baking dish together with the halves of the garlic head. Place the chicken on top. Sprinkle with the sliced garlic and add the other two bay leaves. Spray the homemade chicken with a good jet of virgin olive oil and bake in a preheated oven at 200 ºC with heat up and down for approximately 1 hour and a quarter or an hour and a half , everything will depend on the size of the bird and your oven .
So we will have a roast chicken with on the spits. This way of making juicy oven roasted chicken is to die for, I guarantee it. If you dare to do it, I would love if you could send me a photo. If you want more recipes like this delicious roast chicken with potatoes, I invite you to my blog Cakes for you . If you liked the recipe for Homemade Chicken ast (or roast chicken with potatoes) , we suggest you enter our Chicken Recipes category . You can also visit a selection of the best Spanish recipes and Valencian recipes .