Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
Season chicken with salt and pepper. Toss with a 2 tablespoons olive oil and brown on both sides in a wide fry pan or skillet over high heat. Remove from heat, add oil, thyme, and garlic cloves. Cover and bake for 1 1/2 hours.
Remove chicken from the oven, let rest for 5 to 10 minutes, carve, and serve.
Per Serving: Calories: 369; Total Fat: 19.5 grams; Saturated Fat: 5 grams; Protein: 40 grams; Total carbohydrates: 6 grams; Sugar: 0 grams; Fiber: 0.5 gram; Cholesterol: 136 milligrams; Sodium: 250 milligrams