Armed amongst cipher to a greater extent than than a abrupt boning knife, together with around patience, pretty much anyone tin brand this visually impressive, “chicken little.” At to the lowest degree that’s what I’m calling it, for lack of a meliorate name. In the business, this is sometimes referred to every bit an private chicken ballotine, which actually doesn’t convey much of a band to it.
I’m recommending that nosotros get this to an internal temp of 150 F., to ensure ultra-juicy meat, which volition terrify around of you, “Henny Penny’s”. I even hence run into recommendations online to roast chicken to 165 F., which is non entirely crazy, but completely unnecessary. Anything that would impairment you lot is killed at 140 F., hence delight drive to relax.
- one 1.5 pound game hen (this volition function amongst whatsoever size bird, but roasting times volition change)
- salt together with freshly dry reason dark pepper to taste
- For the butter:
- 1 clove garlic, sliced
- large pinch of common salt together with pepper
- 1 teaspoon minced thyme together with rosemary
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 1/2 loving cup seasoned chicken broth to deglaze together with trim inwards roasting pan