Moist Baked Barbecue Chicken

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Often, one of the biggest complaints you will hear about chicken breasts recipes the require baking is that the chicken is “too dry.” Well, yes, sometimes it can be. But when prepared properly baked chicken can be as moist as any other method of preparation. In the number two spot, we have an incredibly tasty dish that is almost as easy as a microwave dinner.

 

Ingredients:

Preparation:

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.

Place olive oil, paprika, two squirts of lemon juice (doesn’t have to be accurate, just don’t over do it) and the minced garlic into your bowl, and mix it well.

Place your halved chicken breasts into the bowl and then place them into the fridge. Allow the chicken to marinade for at least an hour. (The longer, the better. But, no more than a day.)

Moist baked barbecue chicken, baked chicken breast recipes

Moist baked barbecue chicken breasts marinating in the fridge.

Remove the chicken from the fridge and place the breasts onto your baking dish and season with salt and pepper to your taste.

Moist baked barbecue chicken, baked chicken breast recipes

These chicken breasts with salt and pepper will be perfect for the moist baked barbecue chicken.

Bake for about twenty minutes and then remove from the oven and brush a light layer of barbecue sauce across the breasts. Place the dish back into the oven and continue to brush with barbecue sauce about ever five minutes. You will do this four to five more times before the chicken will be cooked through.

Moist baked barbecue chicken, baked chicken breast recipes

These moist baked barbecue chicken breasts will get up to 5 coats of barbecue sauce.

Moist baked barbecue chicken, baked chicken breast recipes

When your moist baked barbecue chicken breasts they will look like this.

Moist baked barbecue chicken, baked chicken breast recipes

Moist baked barbecue chicken breasts in the oven.

Serve with your favorite vegetables or side and enjoy!

Moist baked barbecue chicken, baked chicken breast recipes

These moist baked barbecue chicken breasts are ready to eat!