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Baked BBQ Chicken Drumsticks

These Baked BBQ Chicken Drumsticks look and taste like they came right off the grill! No grilling here though you can bake these in the oven anytime and still get crunchy chicken drumsticks that are full of flavor. 

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword baked bbq chicken, chicken drumsticks
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 377 kcal
Author Jennie Duncan


  • 4 pounds Chicken drumsticks
  • 1 tablespoon Seasoning salt
  • 2 tablespoons Garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon Chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon Pepper
  • 1 tablespoon Smoked paprika
  • 2 cups BBQ sauce


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Prepare a baking sheet with foil and a baking rack. Pat chicken dry with a paper towel and set aside.
  2. In a small bowl mix all seasonings together. Coat chicken in your dry rub and place on a baking rack. Bake for 40 minutes turning once about half way through.

  3. Remove chicken from the oven and brush with BBQ sauce. Place back into the oven and broil for 45-50 seconds on each side until all sides have been broiled and are crispy.
  4. Serve and enjoy!

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Nutrition Facts
Baked BBQ Chicken Drumsticks
Amount Per Serving
Calories 377 Calories from Fat 135
% Daily Value*
Fat 15g23%
Saturated Fat 4g20%
Cholesterol 140mg47%
Sodium 1783mg74%
Potassium 568mg16%
Carbohydrates 32g11%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 24g27%
Protein 28g56%
Vitamin A 960IU19%
Vitamin C 0.4mg0%
Calcium 46mg5%
Iron 1.9mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.