How to Cook Pineapple Glazed Whole Chicken (No Oven)

Pineapple Glazed Whole Chicken

Wanted to serve something special this coming Thanksgiving celebration? Why don’t you try this No Oven Pineapple Glazed Whole Chicken. Yes, you don’t need an oven or a roaster oven to prepare a one whole chicken dish at home. Here’s one recipe that you definitely want to try at home.

Here’s how to cook Pineapple Glazed Whole Chicken (No Oven):


1 Whole Dressed Chicken
1 L Pineapple Juice
500g Pineapple Chunks
1 large-sized While Onion (half for the stuffing, half for the broth)
1 Lemon
6 cloves Garlic
2 Stalks Lemongrass
4 Stalks Green Onions (cut into 3 inches long)
50g Coriander or Wansoy
100 g Green Beans
1/2 cup Sugar
1 tbsp. Chili Powder
1 tbsp. Garlic Powder
2 tbsp. Soy Sauce
Cornstarch diluted in water


  1. Pat dry the whole dressed chicken. Start stuffing the chicken with half onion, half lemon, 3 cloves garlic, 1 lemongrass, 2 stalks green onions and half of the coriander.
  2. Sprinkle some garlic powder, chili powder, salt and pepper all over the chicken, rub and pat gently. Set aside.
  3. In a large pot (enough to accommodate the chicken), pour in the pineapple juice, half onion, 1 lemongrass, 2 stalks green onions, sugar, water and season with salt and pepper.
  4. Put in the whole chicken inside and cook for about 1 hour. Flip on the other side if needed.
  5. Take the chicken out of the pot. Let it cool and set aside.
  6. In the meantime, remove the lemongrass from the broth and pour it in a large pan. Add in the soy sauce. Let it boil.
  7. Add in the green beans and cook for about 5 minutes. Remove the beans and set aside.
  8. Add in the pineapple chunks. Then pour in the cornstarch diluted in water. Cook until the sauce thickens,
  9. Pour in the sauce and pineapple chunks on tops of the chicken and garnish with green beans before serving.
Pineapple Glazed Whole Chicken


Note from Ren:

This is a recipe that my family loves. And I figured out who needs an oven if you can cook a whole chicken in a pot? You can add more spices and vegetables if you want.

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