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12 of the Best Chicken Leg Recipes

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Last week I got a steal of a deal at H-E-B on chicken legs.  Oh, the things adults get excited about.  Ok, so I hardly ever cook with chicken legs.  Most of the time I use chicken breasts, and occasionally, I’ll use chicken thighs.  But seriously, I couldn’t pass up this deal and I figure with just the two of us, I could get 5 or 6 meals out of one package.  

12 of the Best Chicken Leg Recipes

So, with no real idea of how what to make with all of those chicken legs, besides throwing them on the grill with some BBQ, I took to Pinterest (duh) and gathered up some yummy ideas.  And, since I am such a generous person, I thought I’d share them with you!  You can thank me later.


Easy Cajun Chicken | I Breathe…I’m Hungry


Cilantro Lime Chicken Drumsticks | Yummy Addiction


Zesty Ranch Chicken | Layers of Happiness


Five Spice Roasted Chicken Legs | Skinny Taste

Moroccan Chicken

Moroccan Chicken | Eat Good 4 Life


Herb and Citrus Oven Roasted Chicken | The Comfort of Cooking


Slow Cooker Sticky Chicken | Six Sisters’ Stuff


Baked Brown Sugar Chicken Legs | Domestic Fits


Honey Soy Chicken Drumsticks | Jo Cooks

Caramelized chicken legs honey soy sauce baked easy edited

The Best Baked Chicken Legs | Bless This Mess


Slow Cooker Smothered Chicken Legs | Food Family & Finds


Breaded Baked Chicken Drumsticks | Natasha’s Kitchen

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Thursday 19th of September 2019

This is great! I am always looking for ways to use drumsticks! Thanks for doing the “legwork” LOL!


Tuesday 25th of June 2019

My favorite part of a chicken! I can't wait to try these recipes someday. Thanks for sharing!

Hudson Jack

Thursday 29th of November 2018

I love this idea… chicken legs and thighs are ALWAYS on sale and I’m always looking for recipes that help with the weekly budget! We’re entertaining for a football party this weekend so I’m going to make these… winning… both reasonably priced and full, of yummy flavors!

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