Gluten-Free Roasted Chicken with Dried Fruit and Olives

Gluten-Free Roasted Chicken with Dried Fruit & Olives Recipe

Celebrating Passover, the week-long holiday commemorating the liberation of the Israelites from slavery in Egypt, involves a great deal of preparation. With most of the work handled by the oven, this simple dish will free up your time so you can spend more of it with your family.

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Gluten-Free Roasted Chicken with Dried Fruit and Olives
Roasted Chicken with Dried Fruit & Olives
Prep Time
25 mins
Cook Time
1 hr
Total Time
1 hr 25 mins
Course: Main Course
Servings: 6 servings
Calories: 480 kcal
Author: Hallie Klecker
  • 4 pounds bone-in , skin-on chicken pieces
  • ¼ cup dried prunes
  • ¼ cup dried apricots
  • ¼ cup pitted whole olives
  • 4 garlic cloves , peeled and left whole
  • 2 tablespoons roughly chopped fresh rosemary
  • 1 medium orange , sliced
  • cups chicken or vegetable broth , divided
  • ¼ cup light brown sugar
  • Kosher or fine sea salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  1. Preheat the oven to 350ºF. Place the chicken pieces in a large baking dish. Scatter the dried fruit, olives, garlic, rosemary, and orange around the chicken. Pour 1 cup of broth over the chicken. Sprinkle the chicken with the brown sugar. Pour in the remaining ¼ cup of broth. Season generously with salt and pepper. Cover the dish with a piece of foil.
  2. Bake for 40 minutes. Remove the foil and continue baking for 20-30 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through and registers 165ºF on an instant-read thermometer.
Nutrition Facts
Roasted Chicken with Dried Fruit & Olives
Amount Per Serving
Calories 480 Calories from Fat 189
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 21g 32%
Saturated Fat 7g 35%
Cholesterol 156mg 52%
Sodium 230mg 10%
Potassium 995mg 28%
Total Carbohydrates 21g 7%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 16g
Protein 48g 96%
Vitamin A 7.1%
Vitamin C 15%
Calcium 7.6%
Iron 10.5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Gluten-Free Roasted Chicken with Dried Fruit and Olives Recipe

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