Why deep-fry? Bake juicy, tender chicken with a tasty seasoned coating. It's the start of a great meal.

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Ingredients

5
Original recipe yields 5 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

Directions

  • Heat oven to 425 degrees F. Melt butter in rectangular baking dish, 13x9x2 inches, in oven.

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  • Stir together Bisquick, paprika, salt and pepper; coat chicken. Place skin sides down in dish (dish and butter should be hot).

  • Bake 35 minutes; turn chicken. Bake about 15 minutes longer or until juice is no longer pink when centers of thickest pieces are cut.

Tips

High Altitude (3500-6500 ft): Bake 40 minutes; turn chicken. Bake about 20 minutes longer.

Nutrition Facts

344 calories; 15 g total fat; 121 mg cholesterol; 914 mg sodium. 10.3 g carbohydrates; 39.6 g protein; Full Nutrition

Reviews (109)

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Most helpful positive review

Rating: 4 stars
02/02/2009
Great taste but took off a star since the Bisquick mixture had a hard time sticking to the chicken. Next time I think I'd first dip the chicken in a mix of egg and milk. Read More
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 3 stars
01/12/2009
This recipe is just OK. I used chicken breasts so I had to watch them carefully since it gets drier than chicken on the bone. I really prefer coating my baked chicken with crushed cornflakes. I didn't have any and thought I'd give this a try. I'll go back to the crushed cornflakes. Read More
(11)
138 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 83
  • 4 star values: 44
  • 3 star values: 8
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 3
Rating: 4 stars
02/02/2009
Great taste but took off a star since the Bisquick mixture had a hard time sticking to the chicken. Next time I think I'd first dip the chicken in a mix of egg and milk. Read More
(39)
Rating: 4 stars
02/02/2009
Great taste but took off a star since the Bisquick mixture had a hard time sticking to the chicken. Next time I think I'd first dip the chicken in a mix of egg and milk. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
12/17/2008
Great recipe that's easy to modify. I lined the dish with foil first - no mess at all to clean up. I used bonelss chicken breast omitted the salt and used flour pepper Mrs. Dash original and Mrs. Dash tomato/basil/garlic and paprika. Wonderful & tender - better than fried! Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
12/14/2008
Absolutely delicious!! I love crunchy tasty skin on my chicken and this recipe was perfect for it. I will be making this again and again. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
03/10/2009
GREAT recipe. I actually used Jiffy Corn Muffin Mix instead of Bisquick and it gave it a sweet and salty flavor that was out of this world! My husband and daughter LOVED it! We'll use this one again... and again... and again... Read More
(16)
Rating: 3 stars
01/12/2009
This recipe is just OK. I used chicken breasts so I had to watch them carefully since it gets drier than chicken on the bone. I really prefer coating my baked chicken with crushed cornflakes. I didn't have any and thought I'd give this a try. I'll go back to the crushed cornflakes. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
01/07/2009
This was tasty chicken. I used breasts and they came out tasty and tender. This recipe is so easy and my family loved it. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
04/08/2015
This recipe has changed my life. The reason this works so well and turns out like fried chicken is because of the fat in the mix. Do yourself a favor while you have the Bisquick out and make some biscuits; just stick them in the oven during the last 10-12 minutes of the chicken cooking. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
12/07/2008
Very easy and good. Tasted like fried without the oil and the mess! Thanks! Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
12/07/2008
Good recipe. I used low fat bisquick alond with Emerils Essence. Additionally I used split chicken breasts intead of a whole cut up chicken. The time and temperature were right on. The chicken could have used some sort of dipping sauce but overall it was very good. Read More
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