Baked Chicken with Dijon and Lime Recipe

Baked Chicken with Dijon and Lime Recipe

How To Make Baked Chicken with Dijon and Lime

Even without the skins, this baked chicken still makes a tasty meal! It’s made with a creamy Dijon and lime coating to brown the meat to juicy perfection.

Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 40 minutes
Total: 45 minutes



  • 8chicken drumsticks,skin removed
  • 3tbspdijon mustard
  • 1tbsplight mayonnaise
  • 1garlic clove,crushed
  • 1lime,squeezed, zested
  • ¾tspblack pepper
  • kosher salt,to taste
  • 1tspdried parsley


  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.

  2. Rinse the chicken and remove the skin and all fat. Pat dry, then place in a large bowl and season with salt.

  3. In a small bowl, combine the Dijon, mayonnaise, lime juice, lime zest, garlic and pepper. Mix well.

  4. Pour the over chicken, tossing well to coat.

  5. Spray a large baking pan with a little Pam, then place the chicken to fit in a single layer. Top the chicken with dried parsley.

  6. Bake for about 35 minutes until cooked through. Finish the chicken under the broiler for 2 to 3 minutes, until golden brown.

  7. Serve warm, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 455.29kcal
  • Fat: 26.14g
  • Saturated Fat: 6.75g
  • Trans Fat: 0.13g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 10.44g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 6.05g
  • Carbohydrates: 3.64g
  • Fiber: 1.12g
  • Sugar: 0.56g
  • Protein: 48.82g
  • Cholesterol: 244.72mg
  • Sodium: 696.46mg
  • Calcium: 39.51mg
  • Potassium: 612.17mg
  • Iron: 2.27mg
  • Vitamin A: 38.43µg
  • Vitamin C: 5.30mg
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