How long should you cook chicken in the oven?

Answer The cooking time for chicken depends on the cut and the weight. For a whole chicken weighing 3 to 4 pounds, U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service recommends cooking at ... Read More »

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How long do you cook chicken breasts in the oven?

The cooking time depends on the type of chicken breast. Bake bone-in chicken breast halves that weigh 6 to 8 oz. at 350 degrees F for 30 to 40 minutes. Cook boneless chicken breast halves that weig... Read More »

How long do you cook chicken legs in the oven?

Betty Crocker's Best Chicken Cookbook recommends baking chicken legs at 375 degrees F for 30 minutes covered and then an additional 20 to 30 minutes uncovered. Cook until the juice of the chicken ... Read More »

How long do I cook chicken in a convection oven?

It will depend on what type of chicken you are cooking (whole, breast, stuffed, legs, wings). For six bone-in chicken breasts or four Cornish hens, cook at 375 degrees F in a convection oven for 25... Read More »

How long do i cook a 5 lb whole chicken in the oven?

According to, a rule for calculating the time to cook a chicken in the oven is to cook 20 minutes per pound of meat, plus an additional 10 to 20 minutes. Following this rule, it... Read More »