Lemon and Garlic Chicken Drumsticks

  • Difficulty: Medium
  • 2 hours and 30 minutes
  • 4 servings

What does a nice marinade bring to a lovely chicken drumstick? More juiciness and loads of extra flavor. These lemon and garlic chicken drumsticks will become a part of your regular rotation. You only have to try them once to fall in love!

Ingredients Needed for Lemon and Garlic Chicken Drumsticks

    2 garlic cloves, crushed
    ½ teaspoon lemon zest
    ½ teaspoon dried oregano
    sea salt
    ½ teaspoon paprika
    8 chicken drumsticks
    ¼ cup lemon juice
    4 tablespoons of olive oil

How to Make Lemon and Garlic Chicken Drumsticks

  1. Combine the garlic, lemon zest, dried oregano, sea salt, paprika, and pepper in a large bowl.
  2. Add the chicken drumsticks, lemon juice, and olive oil. Coat the drumsticks with this mixture. Cover the bowl with a foil and let the meat marinate for 2 hours.
  3. Preheat the oven to 425˚F/220˚C.
  4. Add the chicken drumsticks to a baking dish and roast them for 30 minutes.

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