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Balsamic chicken thighs with roasted potatoes and asparagus.

Balsamic Chicken

This balsamic chicken is chicken thighs coated in a sweet and savory glaze and roasted to perfection along with potatoes and asparagus. An easy one pan meal that's sure to please the whole family!
Course Main
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 504kcal
Author Sara Welch


  • 4 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs
  • 1/3 cup honey
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons dried Italian seasoning
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 pound small red potatoes halved
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 pound asparagus stalks trimmed
  • 2 tablespoons chopped parsley
  • cooking spray


  • Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F. Line a sheet pan with foil, and coat the foil with cooking spray.
  • Arrange the chicken thighs on the pan. Season the chicken generously with salt and pepper.
  • In a small bowl whisk together the honey, balsamic vinegar and Italian seasoning.
  • Place the potatoes in a large bowl along with the olive oil, salt and pepper. Toss to coat.
  • Arrange the potatoes around the chicken. Brush half of the balsamic mixture over the chicken.
  • Bake for 20 minutes. Brush the remaining glaze over the chicken and add the asparagus to the pan. Season the asparagus with salt and pepper.
  • Bake for an additional 10-15 minutes or until chicken is done and potatoes and asparagus are tender.
  • Sprinkle with parsley, then serve.


Calories: 504kcal | Carbohydrates: 47g | Protein: 28g | Fat: 20g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 141mg | Sodium: 137mg | Potassium: 1074mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 28g | Vitamin A: 985IU | Vitamin C: 16.1mg | Calcium: 62mg | Iron: 4.7mg