We present to you this easy to make recipe that is so easy to make Gordon ramsy will not be able to make a comment (that was a long shot….wasnt it ?).
Whether you need to make a dinner for your family or friends or need to cater to a group of people, this recipe will surely be handy when you want to cook something delicious yet in a timely manner.
These are the ingredients you need to make lemon butter chicken thighs :
- 4 Chicken thighs (preferably with bone)
- Half cup grated Parmesan cheese
- 2 tbs butter A few sprigs of fresh thyme or
- 1 tsp dry
- 1 cup of chicken stock
- 3 garlic cloves
- 4 cups baby spinach Salt & pepper
- 1 tbs smoked paprika
- 1 lemon
- 1 cup heavy (full) cream
Step 1 : Add Chicken thighs with bones into a mixing bowl along with pepper, salt, and sprinkle smoked paprika thoroughly, mix all the ingredients well together.
Step 2 : Add butter to an oven proof dish and gently fry in the pan with the chicken skin side down
Step3 : Add fresh thyme to chicken and cook untill it golden brown and turn it over to cook on both sides.
Step 4 : Set aside
Step 5 : Crush garlic with a garlic press (no need to remove the peels) and add it to the mixture of juice.
Step 6 : mix everything together well, add chicken stock, squeeze a lemon into the mixture, add heavy cream and now add grated cheese and stir the mixture.
Step 7 : Add spinach to the sauce and now return the chicken into the sauce
Step 8 : bake for 25 minutes at 400 F° -200C°
Step 9 : Serve the chicken on a dish and season it with the sauce and herbes of your choice.