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Simple Baked Lemon Chicken Thighs

Chicken thighs, seasoned simply with olive oil, lemon juice, salt, pepper, oregano and paprika and baked in the oven
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time45 mins
Total Time55 mins
Servings: 6
Calories: 142
Author: Martha McKinnon | Simple Nourished Living


  • 6 chicken boneless, skinless thighs (about 4 ounces each)
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • Dried oregano
  • Sweet paprika
  • Salt and pepper


  • Preheat the oven to 400F degrees.
  • Lightly grease a roasting pan or ovenproof baking dish with cooking spray. Add the chicken thighs to the prepared pan.
  • Drizzle over the lemon juice and olive oil and sprinkle with a little dried oregano, sweet paprika, salt and pepper.
  • Roast in the preheated oven until done, 35 to 45 minutes.

Recipe Notes

Serving size: 1 chicken thigh
Weight Watchers PointsPlus: *4
Weight Watchers Freestyle SmartPoints: *3
Nutrition Facts
Simple Baked Lemon Chicken Thighs
Amount Per Serving (1 chicken thigh)
Calories 142 Calories from Fat 76
% Daily Value*
Fat 8.4g13%
Carbohydrates 0g0%
Fiber 0g0%
Protein 19.2g38%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: low carb lemon chicken, simple lemon chicken