Man Pleasing Chicken Recipe


This man pleasing chicken recipe is a crowd favorite and is sure to impress any meat lover. The combination of juicy chicken thighs, tangy Dijon mustard, and sweet maple syrup creates a mouthwatering flavor that will leave everyone wanting more. Plus, it's incredibly easy to make, with a prep time of only 10 minutes and a cook time of 40 minutes.


  • 8 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs
  • 1/2 cup Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper


  1. Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C).
  2. In a small bowl, whisk together the Dijon mustard, maple syrup, apple cider vinegar, garlic powder, paprika, salt, and black pepper.
  3. Place the chicken thighs in a baking dish, skin side up.
  4. Pour the mustard mixture over the chicken, making sure to coat each piece evenly.
  5. Bake the chicken in the preheated oven for 35-40 minutes, or until the internal temperature reaches 165°F (74°C) and the skin is crispy and golden brown.
  6. Remove the chicken from the oven and let it rest for a few minutes before serving.
  7. Garnish with fresh herbs, if desired, and serve hot.

With its irresistible combination of flavors and simple preparation, this man pleasing chicken recipe is perfect for any occasion. Whether you're hosting a dinner party or just cooking for your loved ones, this dish is guaranteed to be a hit!