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Baked Chicken Thighs

Tender, juicy Baked Chicken thighs with crispy seasoned skin!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time35 mins
Resting Time5 mins
Total Time50 mins
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6
Calories: 468kcal
Author: Julie Evink

Ingredients

  • 3 lb skin-on bone-in chicken thighs about 6-8
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil

Rub

  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • ½ tsp ground black pepper
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • ¼ tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp onion powder

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Line a large baking sheet with foil for easy clean up. Set aside.
  • In a small bowl combine all the rub ingredients. Set aside.
  • Pat chicken thighs dry with a paper towel. Place on the prepared baking sheet. Drizzle thighs with olive oil, rubbing the oil into the chicken to coat.
  • Sprinkle rub mixture evenly over the chicken thighs. Turn the thighs over and evenly sprinkle remaining seasoning mixture on top. Make sure chicken thighs are skin-side up.
  • Place the baking sheet in a preheated oven at 400 degrees F for 35-45 minutes or until the internal temperature is 165 degrees F.
  • Remove from oven let rest for 5 minutes and serve.

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Nutrition

Calories: 468kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 32g | Fat: 37g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 189mg | Sodium: 538mg | Potassium: 416mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 340IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 19mg | Iron: 1mg