Tender Lemon Herb Roasted Chicken Thighs



Tender Lemon Herb Roasted Chicken Thighs

When it comes to a mouthwatering dinner that’s both comforting and bursting with flavor, these Tender Lemon Herb Roasted Chicken Thighs are an absolute winner. This recipe combines the zesty brightness of lemon with fragrant herbs to create a dish that’s sure to impress your family and guests.

Ingredients

  • 4 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs
  • 2 lemons, thinly sliced
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon fresh rosemary, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon fresh thyme leaves
  • Salt and black pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C) and line a baking dish with parchment paper.
  2. Place the chicken thighs in the prepared baking dish and season them with salt and black pepper.
  3. In a bowl, combine the minced garlic, olive oil, rosemary, and thyme. Drizzle this mixture over the chicken thighs.
  4. Arrange the lemon slices on top of the chicken pieces.
  5. Cover the baking dish with foil and bake for 30 minutes.
  6. Remove the foil and bake for an additional 20-25 minutes or until the chicken is golden brown and the juices run clear.
  7. Serve these succulent lemon herb roasted chicken thighs with your favorite sides and enjoy!

Total time: 1 hour

Yield: 4 servings

These Tender Lemon Herb Roasted Chicken Thighs are a delightful combination of citrusy zest and aromatic herbs, making them a perfect dinner option for any occasion. The chicken turns out juicy and flavorful, with crispy skin that adds a delightful contrast in texture. Serve it up with your preferred sides, and you’ll have a meal that everyone will rave about.

Nutrition per serving: Calories 320 | Fat 20g | Carbohydrates 6g | Protein 28g

Picture yourself enjoying a plate of these succulent chicken thighs, the aroma of herbs and lemon filling the air. Each bite is a burst of savory goodness, and the tender meat practically falls off the bone. Whether it’s a cozy family dinner or a special gathering, these Tender Lemon Herb Roasted Chicken Thighs are sure to be a hit. So, gather your ingredients, preheat your oven, and get ready to savor a truly delicious meal that’s easy to make and impossible to resist.