Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 50 mins

Exotic touch to economical dish. Nice combo of flavors

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a bowl combine; green onions, garlic, hoisin, peanut butter, ginger, soy, sesame oil, lemon juice and hot pepper sauce.
  2. Arrange chicken legs in an oven proof dish.
  3. Spoon sauce over the chicken.
  4. Bake in 375F degrees oven for 45-50 minutes or until golden brown and cooked.
  5. Sprinkle with the chopped coriander.
  6. Serve.
Most Helpful

We made Thai Thighs for dinner tonight... yum! I used thigh meat, instead of peanut butter I used soy butter (I have a slight peanut allergy, and soy butter tastes pretty much the same), and instead of hot sauce used Thai chili sauce. The mixture was a bit too thick to spread on the thighs evenly so I added about 3 Tbsp of sherry. The resulting sauce that cooked up with the thighs smelled heavenly and tasted wonderful! My husband, who doesn't like overly-peanutty flavors, liked it quite a lot - he thinks that perhaps the soy butter might have made a difference. In any case, this is a keeper. :)

Julesong May 21, 2002

We found this to be an excellent recipe, a great blend of different tastes. It was extremely easy to prepare, and the combination of flavors was evident in every bite. I served it with fried rice and egg rolls. Great meal. Thanks Bergy.

Mark H. April 02, 2002

Bergy this sauce was fantastic what a great taste! The chicken came out moist, some of the sauce on top burnt but it was still good. The next time I make this I'll cover with foil after 45 mins. if the legs are this large again. (I had 4 legs & 4 thighs and they weighed 5 pounds)

Charlotte J August 30, 2002