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oven baked chicken

a recipe by
Francine Lizotte
Surrey South, BC

Grilling chicken breasts on the barbecue is great but if you don't own one or are in the middle of the winter, this is the next best thing!

serves 1 chicken breast
prep time 5 Min
cook time 23 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For oven baked chicken

  • 1 lg
    chicken breast
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp
    freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 tsp
    dried rosemary
  • 1/2 tsp
    smoked paprika
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground himalayan sea salt, or to taste
  • 1/4 tsp
    freshly ground black pepper, or to taste

How To Make oven baked chicken

  • 1
    In a bowl, place chicken. Pour oil and lemon juice over. Sprinkle with herbs of your choice. Toss chicken breast to coat.
  • 2
    Place chicken on a baking sheet lined with foil that has been lightly greased. Transfer to a 400º F preheated oven and bake between 23 to 26 minutes, depending on the thickness of the breast or until the internal temperature reaches 165ºF
  • 3
    Remove from the heat and let it rest for 5 minutes before slicing or serving.
  • 4
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