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Baked Honey Lemon ChickenRecipe Card

Baked Honey Lemon Chicken
Recipe card - step by step recipe instructions

1Season the chicken thighs with salt and pepper to taste
2In an oven-safe skillet over medium high heat, sear the thighs on both sides until golden brown, about 5 minutes each side. Drain any excess oil and arrange chicken thighs skin side up
3Mix garlic, lemon juice, honey, soy sauce, brown sugar, thyme and oregano
4Spread the lemon sauce on the thighs
5Bake at 350 degrees F for 45 minutes or until the juices run clear. A meat thermometer should read 175 degrees F
6Drain off any excess fat before serving
7Dish and serve hot

Baked Honey Lemon Chicken
Recipe Card - ingredients

6-7 bone in, skin on chicken thighs (about 3 lb.)
Salt and pepper to taste
1 teaspoon garlic, minced
2 tablespoons lemon juice
3 tablespoons honey
2 teaspoons soy sauce
1 tablespoon brown sugar
½ teaspoon dried thyme
½ teaspoon dried oregano