Lime and Cumin Roasted Chicken

Lime and Cumin Roasted Chicken

  • Prep Time: 15 mins
  • Total Time: 1 hrs 30 mins
  • Servings: 4-6
  • About This Recipe

    “The lime really comes through in this recipe. I wanted something different for the kids and so I came up with this, they really like it.”


  • 1wholechicken
  • 1freshly squeezed lime
  • 1sliced lime( with peel)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoonspaprika, coriandar,oregano
  • 1tablespooncumin
  • salt and pepper
  • Directions

  • Put chicken into a roasting pan and pour lime juice over the chicken.
  • Sprinkle all of the spices over the top of the chicken and the sliced lime.
  • Preheat the oven at 350.
  • Roast the chicken,covered, for 1 hr.
  • Turn to oven to broil and broil.
  • uncovered, for 15 min while basting every few minutes.
  • Reviews

  • “I made this a little different. I made it as a beer can chicken with the chicken sitting on a can of beer. I used fresh cilantro and rubbed on all the other spices. It was pretty good but I think next time it will need more spices on the inside cavity.”

  • “I tried this last night for supper,it was just ok. I will not make it again.It was very moist.Theola from Iowa”