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caramelized baked chicken legs

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a recipe by
Lynda Sweezey
Charlotte, MI

My husband loves this recipe. That alone is reason enough to make these as he is picky.

★★★★★ 1
prep time 15 Min
cook time 1 Hr
method Bake

Ingredients For caramelized baked chicken legs

  • 2 1/2 lb
    chicken legs
  • 3/4 c
  • 1/2 c
    soy sauce
  • 1/4 c
  • 2-3
    cloves of garlic

How To Make caramelized baked chicken legs

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 350. Line a 9x13 pan with aluminium foil.
  • 2
    Lay chicken out and give them a good sprinkle of salt and pepper.Put them in the prepared pan.
  • 3
    In a glass measuring cup measure out the honey , soy sauce, and catsup. Add minced garlic and stir. If mixture doesn't combine well, microwave for 30 seconds.
  • 4
    Stir again and pour over chicken legs.
  • 5
    Put in preheated oven. Bake 45 minutes.
  • 6
    Take out of oven and turn over and return to the oven .
  • 7
    Raise the temperature to 425 and bake until the sauce is bubbly and starts to caramelized on the chicken legs.(about 15 minutes.
  • 8
    Remove from oven and let rest 15 minutes before serving.

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