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One Skillet BBQ Chicken and Potatoes

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 55 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 5 minutes
Servings: 4
How I love easy, one skillet bbq chicken and potatoes for a make ahead dinner. Roasted potatoes, tender caramelized onions with the chicken, it's fantastic!

Ingredients

  • 3-4 Bone-In Chicken Thighs
  • 1 1/2 Tablespoons [Smoky BBQ Rub]
  • 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil
  • 1 Tablespoon Butter
  • 1 Teaspoon Brown Sugar
  • 10 Small or 5 bigger Red Potatoes, halved
  • 1/2 Yellow Onion sliced
  • 1 Cup Chicken Broth
  • 1/4 Cup Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1 Clove Garlic minced
  • 2 Tablespoons Brown Sugar
  • 1/2-3/4 Cup [Homemade BBQ Sauce] plus more for dipping

Homemade BBQ Sauce

  • 1 Tablespoon Cilantro for garnish

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 450 degrees.
  • Remove the chicken from the fridge 5-10 minutes prior to cooking.
  • Rub the chicken all over with the bbq rub.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together the chicken broth, vinegar garlic, and brown sugar.
  • Set aside.
  • In a skillet, over medium high heat, add 1 tablespoon of olive oil and once the oil is shimmering, add the chicken, skin side down.
  • Turn the heat down to medium low and cook the chicken for 5-6 minutes.
  • Flip the chicken over and cook an additional 3-4 minutes and remove to a plate.
  • Turn the heat back up to medium.
  • Add the remaining olive oil, butter and brown sugar and quickly add the potatoes and onions, placing the potatoes flesh side down.
  • Cook, stirring occasionally for about 6-7 minutes or until the potatoes begin to turn golden and onions are tender.
  • Nestle the chicken, skin side up, back in the pan and pour in the liquid.
  • Cover the pan. Bake for 20 minutes, remove from the oven and pour the bbq sauce over the top.
  • Return to the oven for 10-15 minutes and serve with additional bbq if desired.
  • Garnish with cilantro
Nutrition Facts
One Skillet BBQ Chicken and Potatoes
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 874 Calories from Fat 288
% Daily Value*
Fat 32g49%
Saturated Fat 9g56%
Polyunsaturated Fat 21g
Cholesterol 205mg68%
Sodium 1085mg47%
Carbohydrates 97g32%
Fiber 8g33%
Sugar 25g28%
Protein 51g102%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.