Baked Chicken Parmesan

Chicken drumsticks are a kid favorite, and these breaded garlic chicken drumsticks are sure to please.
Baked Chicken Parmesan drumsticks garnished with parsley

Baked Chicken Parmesan drumsticks garnished with parsley

Baked Chicken Parmesan

  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 55 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Yield: 6 1x


  • 3 lbs. chicken parts
  • 1 cup bread crumbs
  • 1/3 cup Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 tsp oregano
  • 1/4 tsp pepper
  • salt to taste
  • 1 clove garlic,  minced
  • 3/4 cup melted butter
  • non-stick cooking spray


Preheat oven to 350°F. In a skillet, sauté garlic in about 2 Tbsp of butter. Add remaining butter to pan. Dip chicken pieces into garlic butter. In a separate shallow dish, combine bread crumbs, cheese, oregano, pepper, and salt. Dredge chicken in bread crumb mixture. Place breaded chicken in lightly sprayed 9×13 baking pan and sprinkle remaining bread crumb mixture over top of chicken. Pour any remaining butter over the top of the chicken. Bake chicken for about 55 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink and juices run clear.

  • Method: Oven


  • Calories: 538

Keywords: chicken parmesan, chicken drumsticks, baked chicken

Baked Chicken Parmesan drumsticks garnished with parsley

About Mary Ann

Mary Ann Kelley has been creating meal plans online since the early 2000's, first as part of TheHomeSchoolMom's resources for busy moms and later on Menus4Moms. She loves planning/organizing and she loves to cook, so meal planning is a natural intersection of the two. Her goal for Menus4Moms is to help busy cooks to save time and money through planning ahead and becoming more efficient in the kitchen.

Mary Ann is the mother of two grown daughters and is married to a retired Marine. She lives in Fredericksburg, Virginia. In her free time, she enjoys reading, watching foreign television series, researching genealogy, and traveling.

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