Jammin’ Apricot & Herb Chicken

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

What You Will Need:

1 Whole Chicken (3-4 pounds), cut into pieces

2 T. Olive Oil

1/2 Medium Onion, sliced into rings

2 Whole Cloves Garlic, peeled


Cracked Pepper

1/2 tsp. Poultry Seasoning

1/4 tsp. Thyme

1/2 C. Apricot Preserves

Place chicken pieces in a large dutch oven, coat evenly with olive oil, and liberally salt and pepper.

OIMG_3773ver medium/high heat, brown the chicken pieces on both sides – no need to cook through.  Remove from heat.


Sprinkle the chicken with poultry seasoning, thyme, onion rings, and garlic (pictured above).  Heat preserves in the microwave until melted – about one minute – and pour evenly over the chicken.

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Cover and bake in preheated oven for one hour.  Allow the chicken to rest for about 10 minutes before serving.  We had ours with mashers and sautéed green beans.


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