Recipe by MyRecipes April 2007


Recipe Summary

8 Servings


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Place a rack in center of oven. Preheat oven to 425°F. Coat a shallow roasting pan with cooking spray.

  • Remove skin and excess fat from chicken; pat dry with a paper towel. Arrange in roasting pan.

  • In a bowl, combine yogurt, dressing mix and pepper. Pour mixture over chicken; mix to coat. Refrigerate for 20 minutes. Before baking, sprinkle chicken with pecans. Roast for 15 minutes. Reduce heat to 350°F and roast until a thermometer inserted into thickest part of meat but not touching bone reads 170°F, 35 to 40 minutes more.

  • Mix pesto, lemon juice, mayonnaise and sour cream in a bowl. To serve, spoon 2 Tbsp. sauce on each plate and top with a chicken quarter.

Nutrition Facts

631 calories; fat 34g; saturated fat 6g; protein 71g; carbohydrates 6g; fiber 2g; cholesterol 193mg; sodium 396mg.