1 Rinse the chicken and pat dry. Cut the chicken into 6-8 parts. Place the chicken in a large bowl. Peel and finely chop the garlic. Squeeze a lemon and collect the juice. Rinse the remaining lemons in hot water and slice. Mix the lemon juice, lemon slices, garlic, honey, thyme and oil. Pour the lemon marinade over the chicken and mix well. Cover the bowl and chill for about 2 hours.