If you love easy dinners, this classic dinner was something my mother made a few times a month. It is quick to make, and perfect for those busy school nights.
You are going to love this easy chicken drumstick recipe. It has simple ingredients, and cooks together in just one pan. That makes clean up a breeze! One thing I remember about this recipe growing up is that you can use any vegetables that you have in your refrigerator. This recipe is gluten free, dairy free, paleo, and whole30!
This recipe for one pan chicken legs is simple and delicious.
(*And a bonus, you can use chicken thighs if you don’t have drumsticks on hand!) If you like bread with your meal, give these gluten free cornbread muffins a try!
You can saute these chicken legs in your cast iron pan, or you can bake the chicken in your oven. Just put the cast iron pan of chicken and veggies into your oven. Baking chicken legs is so easy! Make sure your baked chicken legs have an internal temperature of 165 degrees! So now you have two easy ways to make this delicious family dinner!
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Things You Need To Make This Recipe:
- A large cast iron pan. This pan is perfect on the stove, or in the oven!
- This vegetable chopper makes cutting veggies a breeze!
How to make chicken drumsticks:
Saute the chicken legs in a cast iron skillet.
Add in the vegetables and continue to cook.
How to make a one pan easy chicken leg dinner.
- 6 drumsticks
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1/2 cup chicken broth
- 2 teaspoons basil
- 2 cloves garlic minced
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 1/2 cup carrots chopped
- 1/2 cup zucchini chopped
- 1 onion chopped
In a large cast iron skillet, add olive oil, garlic and onion. Saute until the onions become clear.
Add chicken legs and seasonings, and saute 8 minutes on each side.
Pour in chicken broth and add vegetables.
Continue to cook in the pan, or move the pan to the oven and bake at 375. (You can cook these either way!)
The chicken legs are done when their internal temperature is 165 degrees.
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