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Simply Roast Chicken

Spice Islands®

Simply Roast Chicken


  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour 40 minutes

10 servings


3 to 4 pounds whole chicken

1-1/2 tablespoons Mazola® Corn Oil

2 teaspoons Spice Islands® Italian Herb Seasoning

1 teaspoon Spice Islands® Paprika

3/4 teaspoon Spice Islands® Onion Salt

1/2 teaspoon Spice Islands® Garlic Powder

1/4 teaspoon Spice Islands® Fine Grind Black Pepper


Preheat oven to 375ºF.

Combine oil and spices in a small bowl; set aside.

Rinse and pat dry chicken. Place in roasting pan. Gently pull chicken skin on breast away from the meat. Rub 1 to 2 teaspoons seasoned oil between chicken skin and meat.  Rub remaining seasoned oil over chicken, coating it well.

Roast for 75 to 90 minutes or until internal temperature of thickest part of thigh reaches 165º. Cover breast with foil the last 30 minutes of baking to prevent overbrowning. Remove from oven; rest 5 minutes before slicing.

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