Cuban Chicken Legs Or Breast Recipe

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Time: 50 minutes



  1. chicken legs
  2. lemon juice
  3. olive oil
  4. garlic cloves
  5. chicken bouillon cubes
  6. kosher salt
  7. ground black pepper
  8. lemons


  1. rinse chicken under cold water and pat dry
  2. place the rest of the ingredients in a 2 1 / 2 gallon resealable plastic bag or large glass , plastic or ceramic or stainless steel bowl
  3. add the chicken legs
  4. seal or cover the bowl and let it marinate for a few hours or as long as overnight
  5. preheat oven to 400 with rack in middle of oven or prepare grill
  6. remove chicken from marinade and discard the marinade
  7. bake the chicken on a large rimmed baking pan with the lemon slices scattered over the chicken until lightly browned and cooked through about 40 minutes
  8. you can make the chicken ahead of time and store in fridge , they will keep for 24 hours
  9. reheat them in a 400 degree oven for 10 minutes or serve them cold

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