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Marinated Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken Recipe

Marinated Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken is one of the BEST ways to cook Baked Chicken! This Lemon Pepper Chicken Recipe is so juicy, tender, and perfect! We have all the tips for how to bake chicken, and this special Marinade Recipe can't be beat!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Marinated30 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4
Calories: 223kcal
Author: Becky Hardin - Easy Chicken Recipes



  • Prepare your marinade according to recipe instructions. Place in a bag and add all four chicken breasts. Place in the fridge to marinate for 30-60 minutes.
  • When ready to cook, preheat your oven to 450F.
  • Remove the chicken from the bag and add in a single layer to a 9x13 baking dish.
  • Pour the melted butter over the four chicken breasts.
  • Pour the rest of the marinade from the bag into the dish/over the chicken.
  • Cook for 15-18 minutes or until the chicken is fully cooked/white through and internal temp reaches at least 165F.
  • Remove from the oven and allow to rest in the pan for 10 minutes.
  • Serve and enjoy!



Calories: 223kcal | Protein: 24g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 79mg | Sodium: 156mg | Potassium: 418mg | Vitamin A: 120IU | Vitamin C: 1.3mg | Calcium: 6mg | Iron: 0.4mg