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Garlic & Rosemary Chicken Tray Bake

All in one dish that's handy to prepare ahead of time if you have more people for dinner.

Garlic & Rosemary Chicken Tray Bake

Preparation time: 20 minutes

Cooking time: 55 minutes

Serves: 4


Virgin olive oil
2 small sweet potatoes, peeled, sliced
2 medium potatoes, sliced
4 skinless organic chicken drumsticks
4 skinless, boneless organic chicken thigh fillets
Zest and juice of 1 orange, plus extra zest to garnish
2 red onions, cut into wedges
1 cup roasted red capsicum
2 tablespoons virgin olive oil
3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
4 sprigs rosemary or thyme
1 garlic bulb, broken into cloves
2 cups chopped silverbeet


  • Preheat oven to 200°C (390°F). Grease a large ovenproof baking dish with olive oil. Cook potatoes in boiling water for 5 minutes; drain

  • Cut several slits in chicken pieces and toss with orange zest.

  • Place potatoes, onions and capsicum in a large bowl. Mix orange juice with oil and vinegar in a small bowl; add to vegetables and toss to coat.

  • Place vegetables in prepared baking dish and top with chicken. Break rosemary (or thyme) into small sprigs; place two-thirds into chicken slits. Add garlic and remaining rosemary to dish, toss well.

  • Bake for 45 minutes, tossing halfway through. Stir through silverbeet in final 10 minutes of cooking time. Season with freshly cracked black pepper; garnish with extra zest and serve.

Nutrition (per serve):

Calories 446; Fat 10 g; Sat. Fat 3 g; Carbs 40 g; Sugar 13.4 g; Fiber 4.4 g; Protein 36.4 g

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