Asian Tangerine Chicken Thighs

4
Mikekey *

By
@Mikekey

A citrusy Asian marinade on baked thighs. You could use a cut up chicken also, and sub clementines or 1 large naval orange.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
2 Hr 30 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 lb
    chicken thighs (bone-in, skin on), 8 thighs
  • 2
    tangerines
  • 1/4 c
    dry sherry
  • 1/4 c
    soy sauce, low sodium
  • 1/2 tsp
    sesame oil
  • 1/4 c
    oyster sauce
  • 2 Tbsp
    hoisin sauce
  • 1/2 tsp
    red pepper flakes
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground ginger powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    chinese five spice powder
  • 1/2 Tbsp
    sesame seeds

How to Make Asian Tangerine Chicken Thighs

Step-by-Step

  1. Grate zest from tangerines, and squeeze juice into bowl with zest
  2. Mix in remaining ingredients, except chicken and sesame seeds Whisk until well blended
  3. Put thighs in a gallon-size zipper type plastic bag Pour marinade over thighs and seal bag. Marinate in refrigerator for 2 hours, turning 2-3 times.
  4. Preheat oven to 325F. Coat an oblong baking dish with non-stick cooking spray.
  5. Remove thighs from marinade and place, skin side up, in baking dish, Pour marinade over thighs.
  6. Bake 40 minutes, or until juices run clear when pierced. Brush thighs a couple of times while baking, with marinade.
  7. Sprinkle sesame seeds over thighs and continue baking 5 minutes.
  8. Place thighs on plates and spoon some baking juices on them.

Printable Recipe Card

About Asian Tangerine Chicken Thighs

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Asian




Show 7 Comments & Reviews

9 Healthy Chicken Crock Pot Recipes

9 Healthy Chicken Crock Pot Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Want to put an easy, flavorful and healthy chicken dinner on the table? Then try one of these 9 healthy chicken Crock Pot recipes. Cooking healthy shouldn't mean slaving away...

Chicken Dinner Recipes To Try This Week

Chicken Dinner Recipes to Try This Week

Kitchen Crew

One of my favorite things to make during the week is chicken. I always have some handy in the freezer so I don't have to run to the store when...

20 Ultimate Comfort Food Recipes

20 Ultimate Comfort Food Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Creamy, cheesy, yummy and crazy delicious comfort food to help you get through these cold winter days!