Drool-Worthy 5-Ingredient Garlic Butter Baked Parmesan Chicken Recipe by 30Seconds Food
Garlic butter is delicious on so many things. Pour it over chicken breasts and add some Parmesan cheese and you've created something your family will love for dinner. In fact, this recipe is positively drool-worthy! This easy garlic butter baked chicken recipe has just five simple ingredients and is on the table in about 30 minutes. So easy and so delicious!
To make the garlic butter sauce, melt the butter in a saucepot and add the garlic. When the garlic is fragrant, add the parsley flakes, stir and remove from the heat. Pour the aromatic garlic butter over chicken breasts in a baking dish. Bake until the chicken is cooked through. Cooking time will vary due to variances in ovens and the thickness of the chicken breasts.
You could use boneless chicken thighs for this recipe, but be sure to adjust the cooking time. Serve this easy baked chicken dinner with your favorite side dishes.
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes
- 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
- 8 tablespoons butter
- 6 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 tablespoon dried parsley flakes or fresh chopped parsley
- 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
Here's how to make it:
- Season the chicken with salt and pepper. Put the chicken into a lightly oiled baking dish.
- In a saucepan, melt the butter. Add the garlic and cook over low heat, stirring, about 3 minutes. Add the parsley flakes and remove from the heat. Pour the garlic butter over the chicken breasts.
- Bake in a preheated 375-degree F oven for about 20 to 25 minutes or until chicken breasts are cooked through.
- Sprinkle with the cheese and cook until cheese has melted and is beginning to brown.
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