> > Orange Glazed Chicken

Orange Glazed Chicken

orange glazed chicken

(prep time 10 minutes, baking time 50 minutes)

6 chicken skinless chicken thighs or breasts (can be boneless or with bone)
Salt and pepper to season chicken
¼ teaspoon paprika or enough to sprinkle on each chicken piece
1 ½ cups apple juice
2 Tablespoons cornstarch
1/3 cup low sugar orange marmalade
½ teaspoon salt
¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1 orange, cut into ½ slices

Remove skin from chicken if necessary and place chicken in a 9”x13”x2” glass baking dish. Season the chicken with a small amount of salt, pepper and paprika. Pour apple juice into a cold sauce pan and stir in cornstarch. When mixed well, add the marmalade, salt and black pepper. Place pan on the stove and cook over medium-low heat, while stirring constantly, until the mixture thickens. Remove from heat and spoon the glaze over each piece of chicken. I use the back of the spoon to spread the glaze around the chicken.Bake at 350° F for approximately 45 minutes or until done (small boneless pieces may be done in less time)Place ½ slice of an orange on top of each piece of chicken and bake for an additional 5 minutes. Serve over rice.
Prep ahead Tip: Make glaze and cool slightly before spooning over chicken. Assemble dish, cover and refrigerate until ready to bake.
Serves 4-6 

Thanks for stopping by! 

If you enjoy cooking or are looking for new recipes to try,
these are ways to see more yummy ideas:

Each week (usually on Mondays) I send out an  e-Newsletter to over 11,000 people with a link to the free dinner menus and printable grocery list that I've created for the week.  You can Sign Up for the Newsletter (it's free) to be added to my next mailing.

I also share all kinds of cooking tips and recipes on
Facebook. Twitter. Google+, Pinterest, and Instagram
I'd love to have you follow along!

If you're interested in social media, or want to pick up tips
on how to use it, come join me at
Clear Path Social on Twitter

Each page on this site has a comment box, so if you want to share how a recipe turned out or something you added to make it even better, feel free to comment below! 


Share Your Comments and Tips:

Are You On Pinterest?

pinterest tis for recipe lovers

Click on any of the images below to see what I've pinned to Pinterest recently!.  If you like to see the recipes and cooking tips that I discover and pin, I'd love to have you follow me on Pinterest!

Visit Crystal@makedinnereasy's profile on Pinterest.

Subscribe to Receive Bonus Recipes and Notification When Weekly Menus Are Posted!