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Peruvian Chicken with Aji Verda Sauce

Patricia Valbrun
This Roasted Peruvian Chicken takes you on a venture to Peru for tonight's dinner with its flavorful, juicy, tender Chicken and spicy, delicious creamy green sauce.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Servings 4 people


  • 1 Whole Chicken spatchcock
  • ¼ cup Aji Panca paste
  • 2 tbsp Aji Amarillo paste
  • ¼ tsp Cumin
  • 1 tbsp Paprika
  • 1/2 tbsp Chile seasoning
  • ¼ cup Liquid aminos
  • ¼ cup Brown sugar
  • ¼ cup Green seasoning
  • 1 tsp Lime juice
  • 1 tbsp Adobo
  • 1 tsp Oregano
  • 1 tsp Salt

Potatoe Seasoning Mix

  • 1 lb Potatoes
  • 1 tbsp Adobo
  • 1 ½ tbsp Italian seasoning

Cliantro Sauce ( Aji Verde)

  • 2-4 Jalapeños remove seeds and stem if not wanting heat
  • 1 bunch Cilantro
  • ½ tsp Ginger
  • 4 Garlic Cloves
  • ¼ cup Cucumbers remove seeds
  • ¼ cup Sour cream
  • ¼ cup Parmesan
  • 2 tsp Honey
  • ½ tsp Lime juice
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil


  • Rinse and clean chicken with lemon and vinegar, pat dry.
  • In a medium bowl, combine all chicken marinate ingredients. Aji Panca Paste, aji Amarillo paste, cumin, paprika, chile seasoning , liquid aminos, brown sugar, green seasoning ,lime juice, adobo, oregano and salt.
  • Add the chicken to a large bowl with the marinade. Marinate for 30 minutes the least, inside the refrigerator or overnight.
  • While chicken is marinating. Season your potatoes with left over marinade, about 2 tbsp. Next add adobo and Italian seasoning to the potatoes.
  • On a large baking tray, add chicken and potatoes. Bake at 400F for 60 minutes or until it reaches a temperature of 165F.
  • Enjoy!

Cliantro Sauce ( Aji Verde)

  • Inside of a blender or food processor, add all ingredients until smooth.
  • Once all ingredients are combined, add mixture into a bottle container and cool to thicken.
  • Top off onto your chicken and enjoy !



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