Tangy Orange Glazed Chicken Recipe

Tangy Orange Glazed Chicken Recipe

Picture this: tender, succulent chicken thighs, kissed with the vibrant flavors of citrusy sunshine. Our Tangy Orange Glazed Chicken recipe is a symphony of tastes and textures that will dance on your palate. This dish strikes the perfect balance between zesty, tangy, and savory, making it an absolute delight for your taste buds.


  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken thighs
  • 1/2 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
  • 1 tablespoon orange zest
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon fresh ginger, grated
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • Salt and pepper, to taste


  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. In a bowl, whisk together the orange juice, orange zest, honey, minced garlic, grated ginger, soy sauce, salt, and pepper.
  3. Place the chicken thighs in a baking dish and pour the tangy orange glaze over them, making sure they are well-coated.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven for 25-30 minutes, basting the chicken with the glaze halfway through.
  5. Once the chicken is cooked through and the glaze has caramelized, remove it from the oven and let it rest for a few minutes before serving.

Prep time: 10 minutes | Cook time: 25-30 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Tangy Orange Glazed Chicken thighs are a burst of flavor in every bite, with the zing of oranges complementing the savory chicken. Perfectly glazed and caramelized, this dish is an easy way to elevate a weeknight dinner to something extraordinary.

Nutrition information: Calories: 250 | Protein: 24g | Carbohydrates: 20g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 120mg | Sodium: 450mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 18g

Picture yourself savoring each forkful of succulent chicken, glistening with the rich, tangy glaze. The harmony of flavors and textures is a culinary masterpiece that satisfies both your craving for something sweet and your yearning for something savory. With its delightful blend of citrusy zest and tender meat, this Tangy Orange Glazed Chicken Recipe isn’t just a meal – it’s a journey for your senses, a symphony of taste that’s bound to become a family favorite. Try it tonight and let your taste buds applaud you!

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