I prepared this recipe when I was in true despair. No food in the fridge, no time to do the shopping and just these few drumsticks in the freezer. And some garlic. Did I mention I was really hungry and ready for dinner? Yes I was. —Monika
butter OR olive oil
small/medium head of garlic, minced
In This Recipe
Butter a baking dish
Rub the remaining butter and garlic into chicken
Sprinkle salt over chicken. Add some pepper if you wish.
Cover and chill for 1 hr in the fridge (if you have time)
Preheat oven to 450F
Place chicken in the oven and cook for ~25 minutes, OR until it reaches 165F
During baking carefully pour some of the cooking liquid over the chicken. You may need to do this once or twice.
After baking broil on high for additional ~3 minutes.