Speed Up a Roast Chicken

Related To:
CT_FNM_13RoastChicken2_015.tif

CT_FNM_13RoastChicken2_015.tif

Photo by: Christopher Testani ©Christopher Testani 2013

Christopher Testani , Christopher Testani 2013

Hot Tips From Food Network Kitchens' Katherine Alford:

For a fast weeknight meal, roast two half chickens instead of one whole bird. It takes just 35 minutes (see Food Network Magazine's Roast Chicken With Apple Slaw, pictured above). Use a rimmed baking sheet instead of a deep roasting pan (the short sides help the heat circulate evenly). And choose the convection setting on your oven if you have one: You'll get crisp, golden skin in a hurry.

Keep Reading

Next Up

15 Healthy Grilled Main Dishes

If you’ve been grilling the same recipes each season, it’s time to shake things up.

Top 3 Most-Searched Ingredients on FoodNetwork.com, Plus Recipes

Find out which three ingredients lead the way in searches on FoodNetwork.com, then get recipes for using them.

5 Ingredients or Less CHALLENGE: Chicken Fingers 2 Ways

You’re dying for some crispy and tender fried chicken but could do without all the fat and calories. Dana and Toby are going head to head, dishing up their lightened up versions of this famous finger food– weigh in on your favorite!

Two Ways to Use: Chicken Thighs

While chicken breasts often steal the fuss-free-dinner show, there's another star piece of chicken that's deserving of the spotlight: chicken thighs.

One Recipe, Two Meals: Chicken Kebabs

You might think kebabs are only fit for those faces with a more refined pallet, but guess what: they're not. Come hither and see why.

Weekly Bits: Tips for the Fall Harvest

This week's list of favorite comments touch on cooking with cranberries, making use of that leftover chicken and healthy tailgating. Plus, some readers shared how they avoid caving to unhealthy snacks (and high prices) at the airport.

5 Easy Chicken Dinners in 35 Minutes or Less

Check out Food Network's best five easy chicken recipes including chicken picatta, chicken stir-fry and chicken tortilla soup, all quick-cooking, go-to meals.

Grilled Chicken 5 Ways

Plain old grilled chicken breasts are a tasty and healthy option, but there are so many other ways prepare this lean protein. Fire up the grill for these five fabulous recipes.

On TV

The Pioneer Woman

9:30am | 8:30c

Cupcake Wars

10am | 9c

Cake Wars

11am | 10c

Cake Wars

12pm | 11c

The Pioneer Woman

1:30pm | 12:30c

Beat Bobby Flay

2:30pm | 1:30c

Beat Bobby Flay

3:30pm | 2:30c

Chopped

4pm | 3c

Chopped

5pm | 4c

Chopped

6pm | 5c

Chopped

7pm | 6c

Chopped

8pm | 7c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Bite Club

9pm | 8c

Beat Bobby Flay

10:30pm | 9:30c

Beat Bobby Flay

11:30pm | 10:30c

Bite Club

12am | 11c

Beat Bobby Flay

1:30am | 12:30c

Beat Bobby Flay

2:30am | 1:30c

Chopped

3am | 2c

Mystery Diners

4:30am | 3:30c