baked chicken legs
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Oven Baked Chicken Legs

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time45 mins
Total Time55 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
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  • 2 lb chicken legs
  • 1 tbsp avocado oil
  • 1 tbsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1/4 tsp cayenne
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • Preheat oven to 400 °F
  • Wash and pat chicken legs dry
  • Place chicken in a large bowl and add seasoning with avocado oil or your choice of oil
  • Mix spices evenly into the chicken with your hands
  • Spray baking rack with nonstick spray or line a baking tray with aluminum foil and spray
  • Cook for 45 minutes or until internal temperature is 165°F