Last Night's Chicken

Last Night's Chicken


"Basic whole chicken recipe, moist and flavorful, baked with orange soda! Serve with potatoes or rice if desired."


servings 880 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 880 kcal
  • 44%
  • Fat:
  • 62.8 g
  • 97%
  • Carbs:
  • 11.4g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 63.9 g
  • 128%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 286 mg
  • 95%
  • Sodium:
  • 523 mg
  • 21%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Place chicken in a lightly greased 9x13 inch baking dish. Season with garlic powder, salt and pepper and garnish with onion slices. Place 1/8 cup of butter or margarine on top of the chicken and bake in the preheated oven for 45 minutes.
  3. Raise oven temperature to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C); Place remaining 1/8 cup butter or margarine on top of the chicken and bake for 30 minutes.
  4. Pour orange-flavored beverage all over chicken, bake for 5 more minutes, and serve.
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  1. 24 Ratings


This is a really tasty and easy recipe. The only change I made was to put the chicken on a vertical roaster instead of leaving it in a dish to bake. Also, it might help to put the butter on the ...

Really good and easy to make, the orange pop gave a nice taste, will make this again for sure!!

Needed to cook longer.

I really liked this recipe. Easy and awesome tasting. Thank You

chicken was very moist

My three year old didn't care for it much.But the rest of us loved it. I did add one thing i put a peeled orange in the chickens rear for more flavor. It was very moist. It was amazing. easy ...

This was a waste of a can of orange soda! The chicken just tasted like chicken, and was nothing special.

it is great! But it is better with Sprite.

This recipe was good but it didn't have the favor I thought it would. I was wanting something different to do with the whole chicken I had to fix, and the recipe tasted the same as just baking i...