Weekend Recipes: Spicy Baked Chicken


Looking for a meal to help you put on some muscle and you aren’t worried about it being extremely lean? This baked chicken with spices recipe will be perfect for you.

What You Need

  • 2/3 cup Original Bisquick™ mix
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons paprika
  • Sriracha Sauce
  • Cajun Seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cut-up whole chicken

How To Make It

Heat oven to 425°F, spray baking sheet with extra virgin olive oil spray or use traditional extra virgin olive oil. Coat chicken with sriracha sauce. Stir together Bisquick, paprika, Cajun seasoning, pepper; coat chicken once again.. Place skin sides down in dish. Bake 35 minutes; turn chicken. Bake about 15 minutes longer or until juice is no longer pink when centers of thickest pieces are cut.

Nutritional Value

This recipe yields 5 servings and contains around 630 calories, 43 grams of fat, and 55 grams of protein per serving. As warned earlier it’s not the leanest chicken meal, but it will help you pack on calories and proteins if you are looking to bulk.