Crispy Chicken Thighs

Crispy Chicken Thighs

with a Cucumber Tomato Salad and Brown Butter Corn

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Fried chicken is the ultimate comfort food. The only problem? All that grease and, well, frying. Luckily, our chefs found a way around this by coating chicken thighs with panko breadcrumbs and sour cream. The combination of this richly flavored cut of meat and a super-easy breading technique reproduces the impeccable crispiness of the Southern classic without the gallons of oil.

Allergens:WheatMilk

Produced in a facility that processes milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, and soybean.

Preparation Time30 minutes
Cooking difficultyLevel 1
Ingredients
serving amount
Ingredients
serving amount

1 unit

Corn on the Cob

2 unit

Persian Cucumber

4 ounce

Grape Tomatoes

¼ ounce

Chives

1 unit

Lemon

½ cup

Panko Breadcrumbs

(ContainsWheat)

1 tablespoon

Fry Seasoning

12 ounce

Chicken Thighs

2 tablespoon

Sour Cream

(ContainsMilk)

Not included in your delivery

4 teaspoon

Olive Oil

1 tablespoon

Butter

(ContainsMilk)

Salt

Pepper

Nutrition Values/ per serving
Nutrition Values
/ per serving
Energy (kJ)2887 kJ
Calories690 kcal
Fat21 g
Saturated Fat13 g
Carbohydrate49 g
Sugar15 g
Dietary Fiber8 g
Protein33 g
Cholesterol160 mg
Sodium220 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.
Utensils
Utensils
Medium Bowl
Large Bowl
Large Pan
InstructionsPDF
Instructions
Preheat and Prep
Preheat and Prep
1

Wash and dry all produce. Adjust rack to middle position and preheat oven to 400 degrees. Cut corn kernels from cob. Slice cucumbers into thin rounds. Halve tomatoes lengthwise. Thinly slice chives. Cut lemon into wedges.

Toss Salad
Toss Salad
2

Place cucumbers, tomatoes, 1 TBSP chives, and a large drizzle of olive oil in a medium bowl and toss to combine. Season with salt and pepper. Set aside.

Crust Chicken
Crust Chicken
3

Combine panko, fry seasoning, and a large pinch of salt and pepper in a large bowl. In another medium bowl, toss chicken with sour cream and a large pinch of salt and pepper, coating all over. Press chicken into panko mixture, coating all over in crumbs.

Cook Chicken
Cook Chicken
4

Heat a large drizzle of olive oil in a large pan over medium-high heat (use an ovenproof pan if you have one). Add chicken and cook until crust is browned, 3-4 minutes per side. (TIP: Lower heat if crumbs brown too fast.) Transfer pan to oven and roast chicken until no longer pink in center, about 8 minutes (transfer chicken to a baking dish first if your pan isn’t ovenproof).

Cook Corn
Cook Corn
5

Meanwhile, melt 1 TBSP butter in another large pan over medium heat. Add corn and cook, tossing, until kernels are a deep golden and butter is slightly browned and nutty-smelling. Season with salt and pepper.

Plate and Serve
Plate and Serve
6

Divide corn, salad, and chicken between plates. Squeeze a bit of lemon over chicken. Garnish with remaining chives and serve with any remaining lemon on the side.