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Pico de Gallo Crispy Chicken Thighs

Pico de Gallo Crispy Chicken Thighs

Pico de Gallo Crispy Chicken Thighs puts a delicious, Tex-Mex spin on one of our favorite weeknight meals!  Perfectly crispy and juicy, this chicken is packed with the flavors of chili and garlic, livened up with a little spicy kick and a hint of lime‚Ķdelicioso!

Course Main Course
Cuisine American, Mexican
Keyword chicken, crispy, easy, gluten free, keto, lime, low carb, quick, spicy, thigh
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 284 kcal

Ingredients

  • 4 chicken thighs with skin
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 1/2 tsp garlic powder (granulated)
  • 1 1/2 tsp Fiesta Brand Pico de Gallo Seasoning
  • 1 1/2 tsp kosher salt
  • 2 tbsp fresh lime juice
  • Additional salt, pepper,& garlic powder

Instructions

  1. Place all ingredients into a ziptop bag, close tightly and mix till evenly coated.  Refrigerate at least four hours.

  2. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Line sheet pan with parchment. Place chicken thighs on sheet pan and lightly season with additional salt, pepper and garlic powder. If you want a little more heat, season with additional Pico de Gallo seasoning, if desired.

  3. Bake chicken at 400 degrees for 45 minutes to an hour or until the internal temperature of the chicken has reached 165 and the chicken skin is dark golden brown.  Serve with avocado and extra lime!

Nutrition Facts
Pico de Gallo Crispy Chicken Thighs
Amount Per Serving (0 g)
Calories 284 Calories from Fat 198
% Daily Value*
Fat 22g34%
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Cholesterol 110mg37%
Sodium 959mg42%
Potassium 245mg7%
Carbohydrates 1g0%
Fiber 0g0%
Sugar 0g0%
Protein 18g36%
Vitamin A 90IU2%
Vitamin C 2.2mg3%
Calcium 9mg1%
Iron 0.8mg4%
* Nutrition facts are approximate and will vary depending on the ingredients used. Carbs from sugar alcohols have been excluded since they have shown to have no impact on blood sugar.