Chicken thighs with a delicate taste of orange

Tender chicken with a pleasant citrus scent will appeal to all your guests.

Курячі стегенця з ніжним присмаком апельсина

To women’s day remained a matter of hours. If you want to impress guests, take note of this simple recipe of chicken baked in the oven with a delicate citrus flavor. Beautiful and extremely tasty dish for the holiday table. Tender chicken with a pleasant citrus scent will appeal to all your guests, informs Rus.Media.

Ingredients:

  • Chicken thighs – 1.5 kg
  • Oranges – 4 pieces
  • Soy sauce – 5-6 tbsp.
  • Honey – 100 g
  • Salt – 1 tsp
  • Herbes de Provence
  • Turmeric
  • Ground red pepper
  • Garlic – 3-4 cloves

Preparation:

To start, squeeze the juice of two or three oranges. Add the soy sauce, liquid honey, salt, herbes de Provence, red pepper and turmeric. Mix. Slice the garlic slices, add in marinade and mix again.

Chicken thighs wash and dry on paper towel. Put the chicken into a deep baking dish, pre-coat the bottom with vegetable oil. Pour marinade on chicken, cover with foil and place in the refrigerator to marinate for a few hours. Slice the orange in thin rings and place on top of chicken. Bake chicken for 45-55 minutes at 180 degrees, occasionally basting with the orange marinade.

Serve the finished chicken with boiled rice or mashed potatoes.

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