Tarragon Marinade for Chicken

Serving: Marinade for 5 pounds of chicken

Crush the fresh tarragon stems with the back of knife in order to release their wonderful and invigorating aroma and flavor.

Salt and freshly ground pepper
1/2 cup olive oil
3/4 cup fresh lemon juice
8 sprigs fresh tarragon
3 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped