Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks
Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

If you are looking for a delicious quick dinner, this Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks recipe is for you! It’s simple, healthy, flavorful, and perfect for weeknight dinners. Baked with a simple marinade these Chicken Drumsticks will be your new favorite!

Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks Recipe

This Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks recipe is so simple and quick. The drumsticks baked alongside the onion, garlic, and plain seasonings become tender and juicy with so much flavor. The marinade ingredients really make this recipe. Marinating makes chicken flavorful and juicy inside, so if you have some time, marinate the drumsticks at least 20-30 minutes before baking.
Chicken drumsticks are budget-friendly, have minimal prep time, satisfy a crowd, plus can easily fit your macros! This part of the chicken is also pretty lean and healthy, with good quality of protein, low fat, and no carbs. So, you won’t feel guilty about having such a delicious and satisfying dinner.

How to Serve Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

You can pair these chicken drumsticks with any side dish, especially rice, these Healthy Mashed Potatoes, and steamed or Roasted Vegetables. If you’re trying to keep your dinner a little lighter, I suggest serving these drumsticks with a side of this Easy Roasted Asparagus or Grilled Asparagus, this delicious Broccoli Onion Casserole, or this simple Healthy Caesar Salad.

More Healthy Chicken Recipes to Try

Oven Baked Pesto Chicken
Grilled Chicken Thighs
Easy Baked Chicken Wings
Chicken in Banana Coconut Curry Sauce
Homemade Chicken Sausages

 

Serving: Prep time:  Cook Time: Total Time:
for 4-5 5 min 35 min 40 min

Ingredients for Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

  • 10 chicken drumsticks (2,5 lb)
  • 1 medium onion, sliced
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed, not peeled
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp. paprika
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • ½ tsp. black pepper
  • ½ tsp. dry rosemary
Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks
Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

How to Make Chicken Drumsticks

  1. Place the chicken drumsticks in a large bowl. Add the sliced onion, crushed garlic cloves, olive oil, Worcestershire sauce, and season with paprika, rosemary, salt, and pepper. Combine well.
  2. Optional: cover with plastic wrap and marinate in the fridge for 30 minutes or up to overnight.
    Preheat the oven to 400˚F.
  3. Place the chicken with the onions, garlic, and remaining sauce into a baking dish and bake for about 30-35 min.
  4. Serve warm and enjoy!
Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks
Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

How Many Calories in Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

Calories (per 100 g): 174 cal Calories (per 1 serve ): 193 cal
Fat: 9.8 g Fat: 10.9 g
Carbohydrates: 1.5 g Carbohydrates: 1.7 g
Protein: 24.2 g Protein: 26.8 g
Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks

These Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks is a really simple and quick recipe. The drumsticks baked alongside the onion, garlic and herbs become tender and juicy with so much flavor. This part of the chicken is also pretty lean and healthy, with good quality of protein, lower fat, and no carbs. So you won’t feel guilty about having such a delicious and satisfying dinner.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 35 mins
Total Time 40 mins
Course Main Course
Calories 174 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 10 chicken drumsticks 2,5 lb
  • 1 medium onion, sliced
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed, not peeled
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp. paprika
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • ½ tsp. black pepper
  • ½ tsp. dry rosemary

Instructions
 

  • Place the chicken drumsticks in a large bowl. Add the sliced onion, crushed garlic cloves, olive oil, Worcestershire sauce and season with paprica, rosemary, salt and pepper. Combine well.
  • Optional: cover with plastic wrap and marinate in the fridge for 30 minutes or up to overnight.
  • Preheat the oven to 400˚F.
  • Place the chicken with the onions, garlic, and remaining sauce into a baking dish and bake for about 30-35 min.
  • Serve warm and enjoy!

Notes

How Many Calories in Easy Baked Chicken Drumsticks
Calories (per 100 g): 174 cal Calories (per 1 serve ): 193 cal
Fat: 9.8 g Fat: 10.9 g
Carbohydrates: 1.5 g Carbohydrates: 1.7 g
Protein: 24.2 g Protein: 26.8 g
Keyword Easy baked chicken drumsticks,chicken drumsticks,simple chicken drumsticks,quick chicken recipe,tender and juicy chicken drumsticks