Cheesy Chicken Legs

Recipe by CookinwithGas
READY IN: 1hr 10mins




  • Preheat the oven to 375°F.
  • In the Ziploc bag, combine the bread crumbs, parmesan, salt, pepper, paprika and garlic powder.
  • Brush each chicken piece with the olive oil, then drop singly, into the crumb mix in the Ziploc bag and shake well to coat.
  • Place each coated chicken piece together on an UNgreased cookie sheet.
  • Bake in the preheated 375°F oven for 1 hour or until the chicken is 170° and the juices run clear.
  • Variations: This is a hugely versatile recipe, where seasonings are interchangeable depending on the type of cuisine you're aiming for --.
  • Make it a little Italian by swapping out the paprika for some italian seasoning; Make it a little Tex-Mex by swapping out the paprika and garlic powder for chili powder and ground cumin -- you get the idea.
  • If you're anything like many cooks, you probably have all kinds seasonings lurking in your cupboard; Throw caution to the four winds and experiment a little -- see what you come up with!