My family immediately enjoys these baked chicken breasts for great reasons! Flavorful, juicy, and tender chicken breasts that you can throw together easily and quickly. All you need are a few pantry ingredients to make this. Just make sure to generously coat the chicken breasts with the seasoning for maximum flavour! This recipe is one of the easiest chicken recipes you’ll ever have. A fool-proof recipe that guarantees the best weeknight chicken meal! Serve these best-baked chicken breasts with your favourite side dishes like rice, leafy greens, etc. Leftovers are amazing, too! Slice them and serve them on bowls, salads, or tacos. My favourite is to add them into stir fry with carrots, broccoli, bell pepper, along with your favourite vegetables for a quick meal any time!
1 tbsp olive oil, or avocado oil
1/2 tsp garlic powder
1 tsp kosher salt
4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper
1/2 tsp dried thyme, oregano, parsley, or other herbs
1 tsp paprika
HOW TO MAKE THE BEST BAKED CHICKEN BREAST
Step 1: Prepare the oven. Preheat it to 220 degrees C or 425 degrees F.
Step 2: Add thyme, garlic powder, salt, paprika, and pepper in a small bowl. Mix well until blended.
Step 3: Lightly rub the chicken breasts with olive oil., then generously coat all sides with the seasonings.
Step 4: Arrange the chicken breasts into the prepared baking dish. Place in the preheated oven and bake the chicken breasts for about 25 minutes or until done.
Step 5: Remove from the oven and allow the chicken to rest at room temperature to incorporate all the flavours.
Step 6: Serve with your favorite side dishes. Enjoy!
CALORIES: 163kcal, CARBOHYDRATES: 1g, PROTEIN: 24g, FAT: 7g, SATURATED FAT: 1g, CHOLESTEROL: 72mg, SODIUM: 713mg, POTASSIUM: 430mg, FIBER: 1g, SUGAR: 1g, VITAMIN A: 280iu, VITAMIN C: 1mg, CALCIUM: 6mg, IRON: 1mg