Baked Chicken with Bacon: Farmstead Kitchen Recipe

Need a quick but exquisite dinner?  Here’s your recipe!  Baked Chicken with Bacon.  In the video, you’ll get a tutorial on how to use a whole chicken to make this recipe, and why you might consider starting with a whole chicken instead of paying extra for pieces.

 

Baked Chicken with Bacon
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
1 hr
Total Time
1 hr 10 mins
 

A quick way to make chicken everyone will love!

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Ingredients
  • 3.5-4.0 pounds whole fryer chicken or bone in chicken parts
  • 0.5 pounds Mangalitsa pepper bacon
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.

  2. Cut whole chicken into pieces.  Place all pieces into a 9x13 baking dish.

  3. Lay slices of bacon over the chicken pieces.

  4. Bake chicken in oven for one hour.  Bacon should be nicely browned, chicken skin tan, and the chicken juices should be clear if you poke a thigh or breast when everything's done.

    GMO free, beyond organic, free range chicken with Mangalitsa heritage breed pork bacon

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