Easy Oven-Baked Chicken Breast

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Three freshly baked chicken breasts on parchment paper on a baking sheet.

This oven-baked chicken breast recipe makes the BEST juiciest chicken breasts. With a simple dry rub for foolproof deliciously caramelized and flavorful chicken. Let’s face it. Chicken breasts can be quite boring. I’m generally meh about them without their crispy skin to prop them up or unless they’re smothered in lots of sauce like honey garlic chicken, maple glazed chicken, chicken in a creamy lemon garlic sauce, or herbed ranch chicken. But today we’re making a simple, foolproof oven-baked chicken breast recipe that does away with the problem of bland, dry and chewy chicken. The secret is in the rub. Brown sugar makes the chicken sweat a lot more than usual so you end up with juicier chicken breasts. Couple it with some paprika for some savory chicken with a hint of sweetness. Add in some garlic powder and Italian seasoning or top it with fresh parsley just to bring up the flavor some more. There are many ways to customize this but the endgame is no more dry chicken breasts. So let’s get started. OVEN-BAKED CHICKEN BREAST TIPS AND TRICKS Chicken breasts: Be sure to pound it to an even thickness so it cooks evenly in the oven. A […]

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