Chicken legs in the oven with mustard

  • Servings : 3
  • Prep Time : 5m
  • Cook Time : 60m
  • Ready In : 2:05 h
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Want to prepare a simple recipe in the oven? This chicken legs recipe is delicious, has few ingredients, excellent presentation and the mustard mixed with the spices gives it a special touch!

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  • 3 chicken legs (about 900 grams (2 pounds))
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • Nutmeg (to taste)
  • Juice of half lemon
  • Oregano (to taste)
  • 2 tablespoons mustard
  • 100 ml (1/2 cup) olive oil
  • Salt (to taste)


    Step 1

    1. In a bowl, combine the olive oil, mustard, pepper, lemon juice and the nutmeg. Place the chicken legs on a baking dish, season with salt and drizzle with the previous mixture.Chicken legs in the oven with mustard | Food From Portugal Let marinate about an hour.

    Step 2

    1. Preheat the oven to 180ºC (350ºF).

    Step 3

    1. Bake until golden, about 1 hour. Occasionally, drizzle the chicken with the sauce.

    Step 4

    1. Turn off the oven, sprinkle the chicken with oregano and serve with fries.

Chicken legs in the oven with mustard | Food From Portugal

Chicken legs in the oven with mustard

Nutrition facts per serving (3 servings)

Calories: 878

Total Fat: 56 g(72%)

Saturated Fat: 11 g(54%)

Cholesterol: 267 mg(89%)

Sodium: 311 mg(14%)

Total Carbohydrate: 3 g(1%)

Protein: 88.5 g

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