Crispy Parmesan Crusted Whole Roasted Chicken

  • Serves: 8
  • Prep Time: 10 min
  • Cook Time: 80 min


  • 4 lbs. whole chicken
  • 1 cup Hellmann's® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp. poultry seasoning
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp. Italian seasoned dry bread crumbs


  1. Preheat oven 425°. Arrange chicken in shallow roasting pan; set aside.
  2. Combine Hellmann's® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise, cheese and poultry seasoning in small bowl. Evenly spread 1/2 of mayonnaise mixture under the skin and inside cavity. Spread remaining mayonnaise mixture on outside of chicken, then sprinkle with bread crumbs.
  3. Bake 20 minutes. Reduce temperature to 350° and cook until chicken is thoroughly cooked, about 1 hour.

TIP: If chicken is becoming too brown while cooking, tent with aluminum foil.

Cost per recipe*: $8.92 Cost per serving*: $1.11 *Based on average retail prices at national supermarkets.