Roasted Bone-In Chicken Breast Recipe

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Who doesn’t love an amazing chicken recipe? This roasted bone-in skin-on chicken breasts recipe is so juicy and satisfying you’ll be in love from the first bite!

Roasted Bone-In Chicken Breast

Does your chicken come out of the oven dry and flavorless? Are you beyond bored with your go-to chicken recipe and ready for something new? Do you look at a chicken breast and think… this, again? With these baked bone-in skin-on chicken breasts you can banish chicken boredom and fall in love with chicken dinner again! My mouth is already watering.

Roasted Bone-In Chicken Breasts On A Baking Sheet

For many of us, chicken is a go-to dinner. All that chicken over time can get bland, so having delicious ways to prepare chicken is a must. When you try these Roasted Bone-In Skin-On Chicken Breasts, your love for chicken will be reignited. With this recipe you will have moist, succulent chicken breasts that will keep you full. Even though the total time on this recipe is fifty-five minutes, it only takes five minutes of prep time to make this dish! Yes, you can have tasty, flavorful chicken with only minutes of preparation.

How To Bake Bone-In Chicken Breast

Ready for a chicken recipe that you can put in the oven, knowing it will be perfect? Look no further. I am so in love with this preparation method and I know you will be, too. It is easier than you anticipate, I assure you. With this recipe all you have to do to get started is preheat your oven. Rub your chicken breasts with salt, pepper, olive oil, and minced garlic before placing them on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet. Pop them in the oven for forty minutes and that is all there is to these delicious roasted bone-in skin-on chicken breasts.

With crispy flavorful skin and a tender meat, this chicken is the stuff dreams are made of. Baking keeps your chicken tasting great without the added calories and mess of frying. If you think baked chicken comes out dry and boring, you won’t believe the flavor this recipe brings! Your chicken will come out perfect every time following these three easy steps. Without hours in the kitchen or fancy marinades, this chicken will leave you fully satisfied. Add a couple quick and easy sides and this recipe is a dream dinner! By following this recipe for roasted bone-in skin-on chicken breasts, you can enjoy perfectly cooked, moist chicken breasts every time.

Roasted Bone-In Chicken Breast

Do you own an Instant Pot?  You can also use it to cook bone-in chicken breasts!  It can even cook them from frozen :) Check out my Instant Pot bone-in skin-on chicken breast recipe.

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Roasted Bone-In Skin-On Chicken Breasts

These baked bone-in chicken breasts are amazing! So juicy and succulent! If your chicken breasts always end up dry, you need to try this recipe! Bone-in skin-on chicken breast actually stays moist!
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time50 minutes
Total Time55 minutes
Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chicken
Cooking Method: Oven
Servings: 2
Calories: 444kcal


  • 2 bone-in skin-on chicken breasts
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 4 cloves garlic minced
  • 3/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp pepper


  • Preheat the oven to 425F.  Line a baking sheet with foil or parchment paper.
  • Rub the chicken breasts with salt, pepper, olive oil and minced garlic.
  • Put the chicken breasts on a baking sheet.  Put in the oven and bake for 40 minutes, or until the internal temperature is 165F.
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Calories: 444kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 38g | Fat: 30g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 115mg | Sodium: 987mg | Potassium: 421mg | Vitamin A: 150IU | Vitamin C: 1.9mg | Calcium: 31mg | Iron: 1.4mg
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