Sheet Pan Roast Chicken Thighs with Fennel and Potatoes – We Heart Local BC

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Sheet Pan Roast Chicken Thighs With Fennel And Potatoes

Recipe and photo courtesy of BC Chicken


  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 tsp grated lemon zest
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1/4 tsp each salt and pepper
  • 8 chicken thighs (2 lb/900 g)
  • 1 fennel bulb, cut into wedges
  • 4 red potatoes, cut into wedges
  • 1 red onion, cut into wedges
  • 12 cloves garlic
  • 10 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 2 tbsp fennel fronds
  • 4 lemon wedges



  1. Preheat oven to 400°F (200°C). In very large bowl, whisk together oil, lemon zest, lemon juice, honey, salt and pepper. Add chicken thighs, fennel, potatoes, onion, garlic and thyme; toss to coat evenly. Arrange in single layer on large foil-lined baking sheet.
  2. Bake, turning vegetables halfway, for 35 to 40 minutes or until vegetables are tender and chicken is cooked through. Garnish with fennel fronds and serve with lemon wedges.

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