Panko Baked Chicken Thighs

Panko Baked Chicken Thighs

So Dustin's been asking me for a while to make oven fried chicken. We used to make this baked chicken like 7 years ago (yowza! before we had kids!) where we would coat chicken thighs with seasoned flour, pop 'em in a baking dish and literally add pads of butter to the top to help it get nice and tasty.  Like pads. Oh my gosh I remember that being delicious.  And, yes, I totally just said yowza. But, 7 years later, I just can't get myself to throw a bunch of butter on top like we used to.  So, instead, I changed up the recipe some, added a little more spice, and swapped the flour for panko.  Then, when Dustin saw the panko baked chicken thighs, his first thought was that I hadn't made what he wanted.  And he was sad. Then he tried them. Then he was happy. :) Panko is awesome, isn't ...

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