Honey Soy Chicken Legs Recipe

4 from 1 vote

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Honey Soy Chicken Legs Recipe is a fast and flavorful family meal. This recipe is perfect for a weeknight dinner or a late Sunday afternoon lunch, as we recently discovered on weekend at our small cottage on a small lake in the middle of Nowhere, Wisconsin.

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Honey Soy Chicken Legs Recipe

It never ceases to amaze me what you can do with chicken.

And so many delicious Chicken Recipes in between…

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With this Honey Soy Chicken Leg Recipe, we are delighted to add one more to the mix. This low budget meal has high taste. The complimentary flavors of soy sauce and honey blend nicely to provide a caramelized glaze to this Honey Soy Chicken Leg Recipe giving it mild tones of sweet and savory. If you’re a chicken lover, this is an easy one to put on your menu and one the whole family will enjoy. -Dan

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Honey Soy Chicken Legs Recipe

4 from 1 vote
adapted from food.com
Prep: 10 minutes
Cook: 1 hour
Total: 1 hour 10 minutes
Yield: 4 servings


  • 2 1 ⁄2 lbs chicken legs
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 ⁄2 cup low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 /4 cup ketchup
  • 3 ⁄4 cup honey
  • 2 -3 garlic cloves, minced
  • salt and pepper


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. or 180 degrees C.
  • Place chicken in a 9x13 inch baking dish. Mix together the oil, soy sauce, ketchup, honey, garlic, salt and pepper.
  • Pour over the chicken.
  • Bake in preheated oven for one hour, or until sauce is caramelized.


Calories: 217kcal, Carbohydrates: 19g, Protein: 8g, Fat: 12g, Saturated Fat: 2g, Cholesterol: 30mg, Sodium: 1707mg, Potassium: 312mg, Fiber: 1g, Sugar: 14g, Vitamin A: 338IU, Vitamin C: 3mg, Calcium: 18mg, Iron: 1mg

Nutrition information is automatically calculated, so should only be used as an approximation.

Additional Info

Course: Entree
Cuisine: Asian
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Dan & Scott split their time between Wisconsin and Southwest Florida and are dads to six boys. Good food runs through their veins, and they love showing others how to cook easy recipes.

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