West African Roast Chicken

West African Roast Chicken

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"This is a traditional West African recipe for a classic dish of jointed chicken pan fried then oven baked with tomato, onions and chillies."
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1hr 15mins 4 servings
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  1. Heat the oil in a large pan, add the chicken and brown all over. Season with salt and cayenne pepper then arrange the pieces in a baking pan and sprinkle with the pimento, onion and tomato. Bake in an oven pre-heated to 200°C until cooked and golden brown (about 50 minutes). If desired you can cover the chicken during the first part of the cooking time.