zaatar roasted chicken thighs

Zaatar Roasted Chicken Thighs

This delicious recipe uses USimplySeason Original Zaatar to add a fragrant and savory flavor to grilled chicken. The blend of herbs, sesame seeds, and sumac in the seasoning pairs perfectly with the juicy chicken and makes for a tasty and healthy meal.


  • 6 bone-in chicken thighs
  • 2 tablespoons USimplySeason Original Zaatar
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper (optional)


  1. Preheat the oven to 375°F.
  2. In a small bowl, mix the USimplySeason Original Zaatar, olive oil, salt, black pepper, and cayenne pepper (if using).
  3. Rub the mixture over the chicken thighs, and coat them evenly.
  4. Place the chicken thighs on a baking sheet and roast in the oven for 35-40 minutes or until the internal temperature reaches 165°F.
  5. Let the chicken rest for a few minutes before serving.
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