Poulet aux Pignons

Roast Chicken with Pine Kernels/Nuts

Preparation info
  • 4

    • Difficulty


Appears in
A Table in Provence

By Leslie Forbes

Published 1987

  • About

This is less a recipe than a taste of winter in Provence to transform even the most tasteless of chickens.


  • 3 lb/1.5 kg roasting chicken
  • 1 lemon
  • 4-6


Preheat the oven to 400°F/200°C/gas 6. Wipe inside of chicken with a damp cloth and pat dry. Squeeze the lemon halves into the chicken and place them in the breast cavity with 2 tbsp/