Ingredients

  • 1 pound Brussel sprouts, trimmed and halved
  • 1 pound butternut squash, cut into bite-sized pieces
  • ½ medium onion, chopped
  • 1 lemon, thinly sliced
  • 3 large garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground pepper
  • 4 chicken thighs (bone-in or boneless)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon fennel seeds
  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1 teaspoon ground paprika
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon sea salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • 4 fresh sage leaves, chopped

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 450˚F. Combine the Brussel sprouts, squash, onion, lemon slices and minced garlic in a large bowl, add 2 tablespoons of oil, balsamic vinegar, salt, pepper, and nutmeg and toss to combine. Spread veggie mixture onto large baking sheet.
  • Combine 2 tablespoons olive oil, apple cider vinegar, fennel seeds, red pepper, paprika, garlic powder, sea salt, pepper and sage in a small bowl. Coat chicken with the marinade and arrange chicken on top of the Brussel sprouts and squash mixture. Bake for 30-40 minutes or until both the veggies and chicken are cooked through. Portion onto plates, squeeze any remaining juice from lemon over each serving and enjoy!

 Nutrition information

  • Serves:4 – Serving size: ¼ of recipe
  • Per serving: Calories: 348; Total Fat: 18 grams; Saturated Fat: 3 grams; Monounsaturated fat: 11 grams; Cholesterol: 80 mg; Sodium: 680 mg; Carbohydrate: 30 grams; Dietary Fiber: 8 grams; Sugar: 7 grams; Protein: 22 grams

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