Roasted Chicken with Giant Croutons, Sweet Potatoes & Arugula


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Sheet Pan: Delicious Recipes for Hands-Off Meals

Sheet Pan

By Kate McMillan

Published 2017

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This giant salad on a sheet pan is a beautiful and satisfying dinner. Croutons are especially delicious when toasted and then tossed in the meat juices and the vinaigrette from the arugula. Sweet potatoes and red onions, which roast alongside the chicken, round out the meal.


  • 1 chicken (about lb/2.25 kg)
  • 5 tablespoons (


  1. Preheat the oven to 400°F (200°C). Line a sheet pan with aluminum foil.
  2. Brush the chicken with 2 tablespoons of the oil and place, breast side up, in the c