There’s nothing like guests huddled around the barbecue, waiting and drooling over the chicken slowly roasting on an upright chicken roaster. This style of roasting a chicken is also known as a ‘beer butt’ chicken and it has gained quite an audience.
It’s not just big on visual appeal, but it’s also packed with flavor and so moist, no other roasting method can duplicate it.
And if you don’t have any beer or can’t bare to part with even half a cup, no sweat! You can easily use juice, a soft drink or chicken broth to make it moist and flavorful.
A high dome-shaped barbecue hood is a must though to accommodate the height of an upright chicken, along with roasting spice and a chicken roaster like the Weber Chicken Roaster featured. Smaller chicken roasters will work much the same, but the Weber has some great features and has become my favorite chicken roasting tool.
Learn how to bbq roast a chicken using the Weber Chicken Roaster or other brand of upright roaster and enjoy this delightful summer meal. Follow my steps and you’ll see how easy it is to roast a chicken on a barbecue. Read more