There is an ease and elegance to a well-roasted chicken. Place the roasted bird on a platter with salad greens or roasted vegetables. Few people can pass up the flavorful bird. Whether you are a novice or a roasting champion, let’s look at the steps to a perfect roast chicken that is succulent and flavorsome. There is no consensus on the best way to prep a chicken for roasting; it’s all a matter of opinon. I like to experiment with different versions for new flavors.