Lemon Pepper Chicken is dinner made easy — all you need are 6 ingredients and less than 40 minutes! Season the chicken with lemon juice, lemon pepper seasoning, garlic powder, and salt for 4 servings of juicy chicken breasts. Lemon Pepper Chicken is a delicious entree that can be served with any side of your choosing for a flavorful, hearty meal.

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Ingredients

  • 4 chicken breasts
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice (about 3 lemons)
  • 1 tablespoon lemon pepper seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • thyme, to garnish, optional

Directions

Step 1 –Preheat the oven to 360 degrees F.

Step 2 –Mix lemon pepper seasoning, garlic powder, and salt in a small bowl.

Step 3 –After laying the chicken breasts in a baking dish, coat the chicken in olive oil and lemon juice.

Step 4 –Spread the seasoning mixture on all sides of the chicken.

Step 5 –Bake the chicken for 25-30 minutes.

Step 6 –Ladle the juice from the baking dish on the chicken and garnish it with fresh thyme, if desired.

Step 7 –Serve warm.