Grilled Asian Glazed Barbecue Chicken

Grilled Asian Glazed Barbecue Chicken

You can't go wrong with classic Asian ingredients, like soy sauce and fresh gingerroot, for a quick and flavorful marinade and glaze in one.

Prep Time

25

Minutes

Total Time

1:25

Hr:Mins

Makes

4

servings

1/4
cup soy sauce
1/4
cup water
2
tablespoons honey
1
tablespoon oil
2
teaspoons grated gingerroot or 1/2 teaspoon ginger
2
teaspoons grated lemon peel
3
to 3 1/2 lb. cut-up frying chicken (8 pieces)
  1. In small bowl, combine all ingredients except chicken pieces; mix well. Place chicken in 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish or large resealable food storage plastic bag. Pour soy sauce mixture over chicken; turn to coat. Cover dish or seal bag. Refrigerate at least 1 hour or up to 8 hours to marinate, turning chicken several times.
  2. Heat gas or charcoal grill. When grill is heated, remove chicken from marinade; reserve marinade. Place chicken on gas grill over medium heat or on charcoal grill 4 to 6 inches from medium coals. Cook 15 to 20 minutes or until chicken is fork-tender and juices run clear, turning and brushing several times with reserved marinade. Discard any remaining marinade.
Makes 4 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Kitchen Tip
If you have sesame oil on hand, add 2 teaspoons to the marinade. This dark, fragrant oil imparts authentic Asian flavor.
Food Safety Note
While the chicken is marinating, it must be refrigerated to prevent bacterial growth. Always discard the marinade after use.
Baking Tip
To bake chicken, place in a sprayed 15x10x1-inch baking pan. Bake at 400°F for 35 to 45 minutes or until chicken is fork-tender and juices run clear, turning and brushing several times with reserved marinade. Discard any remaining marinade.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1/4 of Recipe)
  • Calories 360
    • (Calories from Fat 190),
  • Total Fat 21g
    • (Saturated Fat 6g,),
  • Cholesterol 130mg;
  • Sodium 350mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 3g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 2g),
  • Protein 40g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 5 1/2 Lean Meat;
    • 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 0;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.