Low-carb garlic chicken

Get your garlic on with this lively low-carb chicken dish! It’s full of lemon and fresh parsley, and makes the world’s yummiest weeknight meal.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time45 mins
Course: Main Course
Keyword: chicken
Servings: 4 servings


  • 2 oz. butter
  • 2 lbs chicken drumsticks
  • salt and pepper
  • 1 lemon the juice
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 7 garlic cloves sliced
  • ½ cup fresh parsley finely chopped


  • Preheat the oven to 450°F (225°C).
  • Place the chicken pieces in a butter-greased baking pan. Salt and pepper generously.
  • Drizzle the lemon juice and olive oil over the chicken pieces. Sprinkle the garlic and parsley on top.
  • Bake the chicken until golden and the garlic slices have turned brown and roasted, about 30–40 minutes. The baking time may be longer, if your drumsticks are on the larger size. Lower the temperature a little towards the end.