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Classic Baked Garlic Chicken Recipe

This chicken is so fragrant and flavorful and it literally melts in your mouth. Even picky eaters love it, making it a win-win recipe!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Total Time50 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Baked Chicken, Baked chicken recipe, classic recipe, Easy Chicken Dinner, garlic chicken
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 331kcal


  • 6 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • cup olive oil
  • 1 Tablespoon minced garlic
  • ½ cup dry plain bread crumbs
  • ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • ½ teaspoon dried Italian seasoning
  • cup shredded Parmesan cheese


  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  • Line a 9 x 13 inch baking pan with aluminum foil and lightly spray with nonstick cooking spray.
  • In a small bowl, mix together the olive oil and garlic.
  • In another bowl, combine the bread crumbs, grated Parmesan cheese and Italian seasoning.
  • Dip each chicken breast first in the olive oil, then in the bread crumb mixture.
  • Place breaded chicken on the prepared pan and sprinkle shredded Parmesan cheese over each chicken breast.
  • Bake for 35-40 minutes, or until chicken is completely cooked and reaches an internal temperature of 165 degrees F.


Calories: 331kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Protein: 30g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 83mg | Sodium: 414mg | Potassium: 459mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 152IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 186mg | Iron: 1mg