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Baked chicken thigh in the oven seasoned with garlic powder and sweet paprika by ilonaspassion.com I @ilonaspassion
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Oven Baked Chicken Thighs

Juicy and crispy oven baked chicken thighs seasoned with garlic and sweet paprika.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time1 hr 30 mins
Total Time1 hr 40 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chicken thighs, garlic, oven baked
Servings: 9
Calories: 281kcal
Author: Ilona


  • 9 chicken thighs
  • 1 red onion small
  • 2 Tbsp. unsalted butter
  • 1 1/2 tsp. sweet paprika
  • 1 1/2 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/8 tsp. black pepper optional


  • Prepare baking sheet with parchment paper or silpat. Place chicken thighs. Preheat oven to 350 F.
  • Slice the red onion. Set aside.
  • In a small glass container melt butter. 
  • In another small container mix sweet paprika, garlic powder and salt. Add black pepper but this is optional.
  • Marinate the chicken on both sides with butter. Sprinkle seasoning on both sides of chicken thigh.
  • Stuff red onion slices between chicken thighs.
  • Bake for 70 - 90 minutes.


Calories: 281kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 19g | Fat: 22g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 118mg | Sodium: 195mg | Potassium: 278mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 575IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 14mg | Iron: 1mg