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Beer Can Chicken

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

Servings: 10

This beautifully browned chicken looks like it just came off the rotisserie. A perfectly seasoned, moist and tender chicken awaits you and your family.

Ingredients

  1 whole chicken (about 5 pounds)

  1 Tbs olive oil

  1/4 cup McCormick® Grill Mates Montreal Chicken Seasoning

  1 can (12 ounces) beer

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Directions

Prepare grill for indirect medium heat (350°F to 375°F). Preheat grill by turning all burners to medium. Turn off burner(s) on one side of grill.

Rub chicken with oil. Rub cavity with 1 tablespoon of the Chicken Seasoning. Sprinkle remaining Chicken Seasoning evenly over surface of chicken.

Remove about 2 ounces beer and poke 2 holes in top of can. Hold chicken upright (legs pointing down) and insert opened beer can into cavity. Stand chicken in upright position on unlit side of grill. Position legs to best support chicken (similar to a tripod). Close lid.

Grill chicken 1 1/2 hours or until cooked through (internal temperature reaches 165°F in the thigh). Remove chicken from can before serving.


Nutritional Information:

Calories 272

Total Fat 16g 

Cholesterol 95mg 

Sodium 383mg 

Total Carbohydrate 2g 

Dietary Fiber 1g 

Protein 30g