Mediterranean Chicken Drumsticks Caprese

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Mediterranean Chicken Drumsticks Caprese

Mediterranean Chicken Drumsticks Caprese Dinner Mediterranean, Drumsticks, Chicken, Basil, Tomatoes, Lemon, Mozzarella, Fresh Mozzarella, Balsamic, Dinner, Easy Dinner Mediterranean Print This
Serves: 4-6 Prep Time: Cooking Time:
Nutrition facts: N/A calories N/A fat
Rating: 5.0/5
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  • 2 lbs. chicken drumsticks
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. oregano
  • 1 tbsp. dried rosemary
  • 2 tsp. cumin
  • 2 tsp. ground coriander
  • 1 tsp. smoked paprika
  • 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tbsp. honey
  • 8 oz fresh mozzarella balls
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1/3 cup fresh basil, sliced
  • 1/4 cup loose parsley lemon slices


  1. Preheat the oven to 400ºF.
  2. Season chicken on both sides with salt, oregano, rosemary, cumin, coriander and smoked paprika.
  3. Spray a rimmed baking sheet with cooking spray. 
  4. Add chicken to the baking sheet and bake for 40 minutes until chicken is cooked through and no longer pink in the center or until internal temperature reaches 165ºF. 
  5. In a small bowl, add in balsamic vinegar and honey, stir to combine. 
  6. Add tomatoes and mozzarella to the baking sheet and pour balsamic mixture over chicken and tomatoes. Bake for additional 5-10 minutes until the cheese starts to melt and become bubbly. Remove from heat.  
  7. Top chicken with fresh basil, parsley, and lemons. Serve and Enjoy! 

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