Easy Lemon Rosemary Grilled Chicken Recipe

Simple and easy lemon rosemary grilled chicken will help you get dinner on the table in a flash and have your family raving.  This will absolutely become one of your go-to recipes for both weeknight meals and special dinners.

 

Lemon Rosemary Grilled Chicken

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 394kcal
Author: Kelly DiMascio
Simple and tasty. Perfect for a grill or open campfire.
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Ingredients

  • 2 lemons
  • 4 bone-in skin-on chicken breasts or 1 whole chicken
  • 1 tbsp of dried rosemary or several sprigs of fresh
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • sea salt and pepper to taste
  • honey to drizzle
  • heavy duty tin foil
  • grill or fire prepared for indirect cooking

Instructions

  • Juice one lemon and combine with olive oil, rosemary, salt, and pepper. This will make a thin paste.
  • Loosen skin of the chicken and rub mixture under skin.
  • Place chicken on 2 layers of tin foil.
  • Slice the other lemon into rounds.
  • Place lemon slices on top of chicken and drizzle with honey.
  • Close foil packet and place on cooking are of prepared grill or campfire.
  • Cooking time will vary depending on grill or fire temperature. Cook completely until juices run clear. Check at 20 minutes.

Notes

Chicken packets can be prepared a day or two in advance to make cooking at camp super simple. Just remember to keep the chicken chilled.
 
***  Nutrition information is based on skin-on, bone-in chicken breasts.
Change the number of servings to recalculate ingredients required.

Nutrition

Calories: 394kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 38g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 115mg | Sodium: 115mg | Potassium: 472mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 150IU | Vitamin C: 28.6mg | Calcium: 34mg | Iron: 1.7mg
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  1. Dexter
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    Closest thing to my grandmothers chicken

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