Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. The original Ina Garten's recipe suggests baking at 400F. I find that at this temperature the meat comes out less juicy and tender than at 375F - my personal favorite sweet spot baking temperature for bone-in, skin-on chicken breasts. Baking at 400F takes less time though, about 30 minutes.
Warm the olive oil in a small saucepan over medium-low heat. Add the garlic and cook for about 1 minute without allowing the garlic to turn brown. I suggest you test with a few grains of garlic first before adding the rest. You don’t want the oil to be too hot so that it browns the garlic. If too hot, remove from heat let cool down.
Remove the saucepan off the heat, add the white wine, lemon zest, lemon juice, oregano, thyme, and 1 teaspoon salt. Pour into a baking dish or a baking pan.Note: I often find myself having all the needed ingredients except the fresh thyme leaves, so I would leave them out. I find that this recipe works great with or without thyme.
Pat the chicken breasts dry and place them skin side up over the sauce. Brush the chicken breasts with olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Cut the lemon into 8 wedges and place between chicken breasts.Note: there is no need to use a new lemon for the wedges. You will have 1 1/2 lemons left from zesting and juicing, use them instead. Unless you are trying to impress guests, those will work just fine.
Bake for 35 to 45 minutes, depending on the size of the chicken breasts, until the internal temperature reaches 160F. By this time the skin should be slightly browned. If you want crispier skin and more browning, put the baking dish under the broiler for 2 minutes a few minutes before the chicken breasts are done.
Remove from the oven and let the meat rest for 5 minutes. Serve hot with the pan juices.