Paprika Chicken Legs
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
With an incredibly delicious spice blend of paprika, garlic, and Italian herbs, this Paprika Chicken Legs recipe is versatile and will pair well with almost any side dish.
- 3 lbs. chicken leg quarters, cut in half
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 1 1/2 tbsp. sweet paprika
- 6 garlic cloves (minced)
- 1 tbsp. dried Italian herbs
- 1/2 tsp. chili powder (optional)
- salt and pepper to taste
- lemon to garnish
Preheat the oven to 425º F. Wash and pat dry the chicken legs with paper towels. Sprinkle generously with salt and pepper.
Mix the remaining ingredients in a large bowl. Add the chicken and cover it evenly with marinade.
Arrange the chicken on a baking sheet and bake for about 40 minutes, or until the chicken legs are cooked through.
Garnish with lemons. Serve with your favorite side.
Calories: 724kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 65g | Fat: 49g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 9g | Monounsaturated Fat: 24g | Cholesterol: 228mg | Sodium: 1025mg | Potassium: 689mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 65% | Vitamin C: 6% | Calcium: 3% | Iron: 25%