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Lemon butter chicken thighs

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.

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