Chicken with Za'tar

Chicken with Za'tar

A very simple and tasty recipe - here you can see how to make Za'tar. Just use it to season the meat, cook everything in the oven and the result will be a very flavourful recipe.

Helper recipes

4 tbsp


Chicken legs
6 pieces
or drumsticks
Extravirgin olive oil
50 ml

Step by step

Step 1

Wash and clean the chicken drumsticks. You can peel them if want to cook a dietetic meal.

Drizzle some olive oil on the chicken.

Chicken with Za'tar - Step 1
Step 2

Sprinkle Za'tar and mix everything well, in order to fully cover the meat with spices.

Chicken with Za'tar - Step 2
Step 3

Place the chicken drumsticks in a roasting bag and put them in the oven.

Chicken with Za'tar - Step 3
Step 4

When they are almost ready, open the top of the bag and let the chicken cook a bit more until it has a nice, brown crust.

Chicken with Za'tar - Step 4
Step 5

I usually serve them with some boiled vegetables but  you can combine it  with you side-dish like potatoes, vegetables or rice.

Bon Appetit!

Chicken with Za'tar - Step 5
Quantity: 6 pieces (6 chicken drumsticks)
Prep time: 60 min
Difficulty: easy
Ready in: 15 min
Publish date:
Rating: 5 (2 votes)

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Lavi 25 Jan 2011, 09:46

Lena, I want to congratulate you for the English version of the blog!
keep up the good work

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Elena (lena) 25 Jan 2011, 12:32

Thank you Lavi!

Elena (lena) 25 Jan 2011, 12:52

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