Herb-Roasted Chicken with Alfredo-Wine Sauce

Ingredients

  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 lemon, halved
  • 4 fresh sage leaves [or sprigs of thyme] (optional)
  • 1 (7- to 8-lb.) roasting chicken
  • 1 Tbsp. Bertolli® Classico™ Olive Oil
  • Salt and ground black pepper to taste
  • 1 jar Bertolli® Alfredo Sauce
  • 1/4 cup dry white wine

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375°.
  2. Place 1 clove garlic, 1/2 lemon and sage inside chicken cavity. Rub chicken with remaining garlic and olive oil. Squeeze remaining 1/2 lemon over chicken and season with salt and pepper. Place chicken in roasting pan, on rack. Roast 1 hour 45 minutes or until meat thermometer reaches 180°.
  3. Meanwhile, for Alfredo-Wine Sauce, cook Sauce and win in 1-quart saucepan over medium-low heat, stirring occasionally, 5 minutes or until heated through.
  4. To serve, carve chicken and arrange on serving platter. Serve with Alfredo-Wine Sauce. Garnish, if desired, with additional fresh herbs.