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## How long does a 1.4 kg chicken take to cook?

Cooking The Chicken

As a rule, the roasting formula is 20 minutes per 450g plus an extra 20 minutes, which means a typical 1.4 kg chicken will be perfectly roasted after 1 hour and 20 minutes at 200°C.

## How long does it take to cook a 1.35 kg chicken?

Cook at the preheated temperature for 75 – 80 minutes.

## How long does a 1.5 kg chicken take?

A 1.5kg chicken will be perfectly roasted after 1 hr 20 mins at 190C/fan 170C/gas 5. It doesn’t matter what you stuff into it, rub or sprinkle over it or put around it, this timing never changes. Remember this and you will always be able to roast a chicken.

## How long does it take to cook 1.2 kg of chicken?

How long to roast a chicken. When it comes to cooking times, it couldn’t be easier to calculate – you’ll need 45 minutes per kg, plus an extra 20 minutes to finish. If you want to, you can baste your roast chicken once or twice during cooking to help keep it moist.

## How long do you cook a 3kg chicken?

Roasting temperatures and times

Chicken Roasting times (unstuffed) | ||
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metric | imperial | time |

1½ – 2kg | 3½ – 4 lbs | 1½ – 1¾ hrs |

2kg – 2½kg | 4½ – 5 lbs | 1½ – 2 hrs |

2½ – 3kg | 5 – 6 lbs | 1¾ – 2½ hrs |

## How long does it take to cook a 2kg chicken?

Roasting a chicken will take approximately 20 minutes for every 500g of weight at 200 degrees Celsius (180 degrees Celsius for fan-forced ovens). So if you do the maths, it should take a 2kg chicken about 80 minutes (1 hour and 20 minutes) to cook.

## How long does it take to cook a 1.33 kg chicken?

A properly raised free-range chicken takes 20 minutes per 450g, the rest about 12-15 minutes per 450g. If you are stuffing the bird, add 20 minutes. A 1.3kg bird will feed four.

## How many people does a 1.3 kg chicken serve?

An average-size chicken weighs about 1.5kg and will feed 4 people. If you’re cooking for 5 or 6, go for a 1.8kg-2kg bird.

## How long does a chicken take to cook per kg?

The weight of the chicken dictates the roasting time. Most chickens weigh between 1-2 kg. A 1kg bird or smaller will need to be roasted for about 1 hr at 200C/180C fan/gas 6. Larger birds can take up to 1 hr 40 mins.

## How long does 1.6 kg chicken take to cook?

Cooking the chicken

As a rule, the roasting formula is 20 minutes per 450g plus an extra 20 minutes, which means a typical 1.5kg chicken will be perfectly roasted after 1 hour and 20 minutes at 200°C, 180°C fan, Gas Mark 6.

## How long do you cook a 2.5 kg chicken?

Roast chicken cooking times and temperature:

For example, our chicken has 2.5 kg, so we are going to cook it for 18 – 20 minutes x 5 = 90 minutes. Total roasting time is 1 hour and 40 minutes.

## Should I cover chicken with foil when roasting?

Do you cover a chicken when roasting? We generally like to roast our chicken uncovered so the skin crisps up and turns an appealing golden brown. If the chicken starts to get too dark before it reaches the proper internal temperature, you can tent a piece of foil over the top to protect the skin from burning.

## How long do I cook a 2.4 kg chicken?

After ten minutes turn the oven temperature down to 200C / Gas 6. Cooking times: 20 minutes per 450g (or 1lb) PLUS another 20 minutes. A 2.4kg (or 5lb) bird will take about 2 hours.

## How long does it take to cook a 7lb chicken?

How Long to Roast a Chicken

Weight (in lbs.) | Regular Method | High Heat Method |
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5.5 to 6 | 2 hours 15 minutes | 2 hours |

6 to 6.5 | 2 hours 25 minutes | 2 hours 10 minutes |

6.5 to 7 | 2 hours 35 minutes | 2 hours 20 minutes |

7 to 7.5 | 2 hours 45 minutes | 2 hours 30 minutes |