How To Cook The Best Oven Barbeque Chicken

Who would have thought oven barbeque chicken could turn out so tender, moist, juicy and delicious?  I know I had no idea that oven baked chicken could taste so great until I tried it myself.  

After looking over the recipes ingredients and instructions you might be wondering if it is really that simple? 

Yes, this barbecue chicken recipe is really that simple to prepare and taste great too.  

The first time I tried this out I had the same concerns as you but in the end I enjoyed eating the chicken and was happy I prepared the meal.  

Since I cook a whole chicken there is always leftovers which I pack away in the refrigerator for lunch throughout the week.  If you crave delicious mouthwatering chicken just try the recipe below.  

I can almost promise that you will not be disappointed! But if you never try the recipe you'll never know for sure.

Barbecue Chicken Recipe

Recipe Ingredients:

  • 1 whole chicken (about 3 pounds), cut into serving pieces
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/4 cup chili sauce
  • 1/4 cup vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil

Recipe Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Place chicken in single layer, skin side up, in shallow baking pan. In a mixing bowl combine remaining ingredients and pour over chicken.
  3. Bake, uncovered, for about 1 hour, or until cooked through.

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How to Test Chicken for Doneness
  • Cook white meat until juices run clear and the meat reaches an internal temperature of 170-175 Fahrenheit.
  • Cook dark meat to an internal temperature of 180-185 degree Fahrenheit
Serving Suggestions

Wondering what to serve with your chicken? It really depends on your personally taste and situation. If you are looking to eat healthy you could served the chicken with a garden or caesar salad. If eating healthy is of no concern to you, by all means cook up some homemade favorites like mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese, or collard greens and ham hocks.

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