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Marowak Spiced Chicken Bones

Marowak is the Ground type Bone Keeper, or the Ghost-Fire Pokémon in Alola. This is the very apt ground spice chicken drumsticks inspired by the Pokémon.
Prep Time 40 mins
Cook Time 40 mins
Total Time 1 hr 20 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Ethiopian
Servings 2 people
Calories 460 kcal


  • Baking Tray
  • Greaseproof Paper
  • Wire tray rack


  • 3 tbsp Paprika
  • 1 tbsp Salt
  • 1 tbsp Cayenne Pepper
  • 1 tbsp Ground Fenugreek
  • 1 tsp Ground Ginger
  • 1 tsp Onion Powder
  • 0.5 tsp Ground Cardamom
  • 0.5 tsp Ground Nutmeg
  • 0.5 tsp Garlic Powder
  • 0.25 tsp Ground Cloves
  • 0.25 tsp Ground Cinnamon
  • 0.25 tsp Allspice
  • 6 Chicken Drumsticks
  • 60 g Flour
  • 1 tbsp Baking Powder
  • 1 tbsp Cornflour
  • 2 tbsp Butter
  • Chips to serve
  • Salad to serve


  • In a medium bowl, combine the paprika, salt, cayenne pepper, fenugreek, ginger, onion powder, cardamom, nutmeg, garlic powder, cloves cinnamon, and allspice. Mix well but set aside 2 tablespoons.
  • Add the spice mixture to the chicken drumsticks and toss to coat evenly. Marinate in the fridge at least 30 minutes, up to overnight.
  • Preheat the oven to 200ºIn a small bowl, combine the flour, baking powder and cornflour. Sprinkle the flour mixture over the marinated chicken and toss until well coated.
  • Place the chicken on a wire rack set over a greaseproof paper lined baking tray. Bake them for 30-40 minutes or chicken is slightly browned.
  • In a small saucepan, melt the butter. Once melted, add the reserved 2 tablespoons spice mix and stir to combine.
  • Drizzle the spice butter mixture over the drumsticks. Add some chips and salad to the side.
Keyword Marowak, Pokemon