What are some of the main ingredients found in a traditional Greek feast?
- 3 lbs bone-in chicken thighs
- 4 medium lemons, 2 sliced and 2 juiced
- 6 cloves garlic, minced
- 2 tbsp dried oregano
- 2 tbsp olive oil
- 1 tsp salt
- 1/2 tsp black pepper
- 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt
- 1/2 cup cucumber, finely chopped
- 1/4 cup fresh dill, chopped
- Pita bread, for serving
- Hummus, for serving
- Olives or feta cheese, for serving (optional)
- Preheat your oven to 375°F.
- In a bowl, mix together the lemon juice, minced garlic, dried oregano, olive oil, salt, and black pepper.
- Add the chicken to the bowl and turn to coat with the marinade.
- Place the chicken and sliced lemons in a baking dish and bake for 35-40 minutes, or until the chicken is cooked through.
- While the chicken is baking, make the tzatziki sauce by combining the Greek yogurt, chopped cucumber, fresh dill, and juice from one lemon.
- Serve the chicken with warm pita bread, hummus, olives or feta cheese, and the tzatziki sauce on the side.