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5 from 2 votes

Oven Baked BBQ Chicken Thighs

The easiest and juiciest chicken thighs you will ever have. Super easy to make and loaded with flavor.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time45 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4
Calories: 627kcal


  • 2 lbs bone-in chicken thighs, skin on
  • 1 1/2 tbsp Cajun Seasoning
  • 3 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1/4 cup bbq sauce


  • Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.
  • In a large bowl, combine the chicken, cajun seasoning, and olive oil.
  • Place the chicken on a baking sheet with aluminum foil and bake for 30 minutes uncovered.
  • After 30 minutes, coat the chicken with the bbq sauce and bake for an additional 15 minutes or until the chicken is fully cooked through.
  • Let the chicken rest for 5 minutes before serving.


Although cooking time will vary based on the size of your chicken, the safe cooking temperature for chicken is 165 degrees F.


Calories: 627kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 37g | Fat: 49g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Cholesterol: 222mg | Sodium: 360mg | Potassium: 565mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 1473IU | Calcium: 30mg | Iron: 2mg