Chicken in the oven with delicious sauce

  • Servings : 4
  • Prep Time : 10m
  • Cook Time : 50m
  • Ready In : 1:30 h
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On a feast day this chicken recipe in the oven is ideal for a lunch with your friends, they will love the delicious blend of flavors that this recipe offers! Serve with chips or white rice.

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  • 1.5 kg (3 1/3 pounds) chicken cut into pieces
  • 2 tablespoons red pepper sauce
  • 150 ml (2/3 cup) olive oil
  • Juice of one lemon
  • Oregano (to taste)
  • 3 tablespoons mustard
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • Thyme (to taste)
  • Nutmeg (to taste)
  • Bay leaf (to taste)
  • Salt (to taste)


    Step 1

    1. Pour the olive oil, oregano, thyme, red pepper sauce, pepper, bay leaf, mustard and lemon juice in a bowl and mix with a fork.

    Step 2

    1. Put the chicken in a baking pan, season with salt and drizzle with the sauce. Let marinate about 30 minutes.Chicken in the oven with delicious sauce | Food From Portugal

    Step 3

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

    Step 4

    1. Bake until the chicken starts to turn slightly golden, about 50 to 55 minutes. Occasionally drizzle the chicken with the sauce.

    Step 5

    1. Turn off the oven and serve with fries or white rice.

Chicken in the oven with delicious sauce | Food From Portugal

Chicken in the oven with delicious sauce

Nutrition facts per serving (4 servings)

Calories: 929

Total Fat: 49.5 g(76%)

Saturated Fat: 8.5 g(42%)

Cholesterol: 289 mg(96%)

Sodium: 277 mg(12%)

Total Carbohydrate: 7.5 g(2%)

Protein: 111.5 g

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