November 14, 2022

Oven Roasted Chicken Leg Quarters

Looking for a new weeknight dinner recipe? This recipe for Oven Roasted Chicken Leg Quarters is easy to make and always a crowd pleaser! We recommend serving with savory roasted veggies and creamy mashed potatoes.


  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1/4 tsp ground cumin
  • 1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 tbsps extra-virgin olive oil
  • 4 chicken leg quarters
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth


  1. Preheat your oven to 425° and grease a medium sized casserole dish.
  2. In a small bowl, mix garlic, dry seasonings and olive oil together until it forms a paste.
  3. Place the chicken leg quarters in the casserole dish and spread the seasoning mixture all over the chicken evenly. Pour the chicken broth in so that it covers the bottom of the dish.
  4. Bake for 45 minutes or until the internal temperature of the chicken reaches 165°.

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