This Chicken, Sweet Potatoes and Green Olive tapenade is so easy and delicious!
Course Main Course
Prep Time 20minutes
Cook Time 45minutes
Total Time 1hour5minutes
1 1/2poundssweet potatoespeeled and cut into wedges
1/3cupextra virgin olive oil
salt and fresh ground black pepper
1whole chickenabout 4-5 pounds, spatchcocked (backbone removed and bird flattened)
1tablespoonwhite wine vinegar
Preheat the oven to 450. In a small bowl, mix together the garlic, 1 tablespoon of oil, salt and pepper. Brush over the chicken. Place the chicken, breast side up on a baking sheet. Roast in the oven for 15 minutes.
In a medium bowl toss together the sweet potatoes, 2 tablespoons of oil and salt and pepper. Remove baking sheet from the oven and spread the potatoes around the chicken. Place back in the oven and roast for 30 minutes, or until chicken is cooked through.
While the chicken is roasting, in a small bowl combine the olives, parsley, tarragon, vinegar, remaining oil and salt and pepper.
Serve the chicken and potatoes with the olive mixture spooned over the top.