Easy Drumstick Quinoa Sheet Pan Supper

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Easy Drumstick Quinoa Sheet Pan Supper

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Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes


  • 8-10 Chicken Legs
  • 1 Fennel Bulb
  • 1 Large Yellow Onion, sliced
  • 1 Large Red Onion, sliced
  • 1 Garlic Cloves, sliced
  • 3 Medium Potatoes, cubed
  • 1 Orange, 1/4 cup juice and zest
  • 1/4 tsp. Thyme, dried
  • 2 tbsp. Olive Oil
  • 1 tsp. Sea Salt
  • 1/2 tsp. Black Pepper
  • 2 tbsp. Parsley, fresh, chopped
  • Orange Rind Curls
  • Brown Rice, cooked per package instructions
  • Quonoa, cooked per package instructions


  1. Heat oven to 400° F. Line 13-by-18-inch sheet pan with parchment paper. Place chicken legs on pan. Spread fennel, yellow onion, red onion, garlic, and potatoes around and in between legs.

    In small bowl, whisk together orange juice and zest, thyme, and olive oil. Pour mixture over chicken and vegetables. Season with salt and pepper. Roast 45 minutes, or until chicken is cooked through and vegetables are tender. Cook rice and quinoa. Garnish chicken with parsley and orange curls. Serve over brown rice and quinoa.

    Recipe courtesy of the National Onion Association and Idaho-Eastern Oregon Onion Committee

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