Stuffed Chicken Drumsticks

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Catherine Cappiello Pappas

By
@LadyGourmet

Once again, I was not quite sure what to prepare for dinner until I saw fresh cilantro in the fridge. I thought about it, and concluded that the cilantro would make a refreshing stuffing for the drumsticks I picked up at the store that day. It was a delicious meal that my kids and I thoroughly enjoyed.

For those who are not big fans of cilantro, feel free to substitute it with Italian parsley.

Rating:

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Serves:
8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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    8 chicken legs – with skin
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    for the stuffing:
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    juice of 1 lime
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    1 cup cilantro or italian parsley
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    2 garlic cloves
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    1 tsp. sugar
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    ½ tsp. cumin
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    ½ tsp. turmeric
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    ½ tsp. black pepper
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    ½ tsp. salt
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    ½ tsp. coriander
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    3 tbs. olive oil

How to Make Stuffed Chicken Drumsticks

Step-by-Step

  1. Place all of the above in a food processor and give a few good chops.
    Preheat Oven 375 degrees.
    Gently pull the skin from the leg back and stuff the mixture into under the skin.
    Place the legs in a baking dish and bake for 45 – 50 minutes or until a beautiful golden color appears and the juices run clear.

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About Stuffed Chicken Drumsticks

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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