Killer Chicken Thigh Marinade Recipe | Yummly

Killer Chicken Thigh Marinade

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  • 8 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs (about 4 lbs)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 4 tablespoons low sodium soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice (or lime juice)
  • 5 tablespoons honey (or maple syrup)
  • 6 cloves garlic (minced)
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper (freshly ground)
  • 2 teaspoons kosher salt (plus more to taste)
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium44% DV1060mg
    Fat62% DV40g
    Protein78% DV40g
    Carbs4% DV13g
    Fiber0% DV0g
    Calories590Calories from Fat360
    Total Fat40g62%
    Saturated Fat10g50%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat360
    Total Carbohydrate13g4%
    Dietary Fiber0g0%
    Vitamin A6%
    Vitamin C15%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Leeanna 16 days ago
    I've made this many times now and every time it turns out prefectly. I start marinating the chicken in the morning and cook it for supper. Absolutely delicious!
    Scott Spencer 4 months ago
    honestly found it really didn't have much flavor and i followed recipe exactly. marinated almost 23 hours chicken was juicy though. probably won't make again
    Tami vandinter 4 months ago
    It was good but chicken wasn’t quite done so threw into microwave for a few minutes. Delicious though.
    Aisling Byrne 5 months ago
    Really easy and very tasty! Might try leave it sit for longer next time
    Ayumi Mo 5 months ago
    So good...will definitely make it again.
    Monica Silva 6 months ago
    it was a delicious and the whole family enjoyed, will def be making this again
    Yum Chef Duane 7 months ago
    Tasted great and a simple recipe!
    Tiffany 7 months ago
    way way too much garlic for my taste. wont make again
    Manna Upthegrove 8 months ago
    Very good I’d make it again.
    Amanda Klekar 9 months ago
    Pretty good!! I’d make it again!
    Gay Shuert 9 months ago
    It was very good I was only able to marinate 2/12 hrs. When I make it again I will definitely do it overnight I didn’t think the cooking time would be enough but it was perfect I will definitely make again
    Rebecca Hamburg 9 months ago
    The recipe was easy to follow, but not exactly to my taste.
    Renee Collins 9 months ago
    Used flavor oils, basil and garlic instead.
    Kelly Da Silva 9 months ago
    Followed recipe to the point. Perfect just as is
    Lynn M. 9 months ago
    Delicious and easy. I will definitely make it again.
    Sasha Ingardi 9 months ago
    very good and delicious! This will be the main marinade for now on with my chicken
    Clara A. 9 months ago
    it was easy to make and it delicious
    Stacy Monaco a year ago
    Delicious- made it just as the recipe calls. I did marinate it overnight. I left it in the oven for 5 more minutes and the skin was nice and crispy without having to put it in the broiler. I did baste it every 10 minutes to prevent it from drying. The chicken was nice and juicy.
    Great!! I didn’t have Worcestershire sauce but still tasted great
    Genica Chavez a year ago
    Would definitely cook it again!
    Annettra Ross a year ago
    It was absolutly delish thank you!
    Adrianne S. a year ago
    This was very tasty. I halved the recipe since there is only two of us. I did marinate the thighs all day but I think where I went wrong was put them in too small of a dish. I basted every ten minutes but the skin wasn’t too crispy. I should have broiled them for a few minutes. We did like the flavor a lot so I will make again.
    Jim E. a year ago
    Just made it and loved it. Easy and tastes great.
    Paul D. a year ago
    turned out great. very honey garlicky.
    Vivien Chung a year ago
    One taste and my 9-yo asked if he could have this everyday <3 I didn’t marinate overnight, about 6hrs (while out doing errands), but the flavours were incredible.
    Rothman a year ago
    I'd give more stars if I could. This was a KILLER recipe. Next time I will marinade over night. YUM!
    L L a year ago
    Delicious, the only ingredient I was short on was honey, followed the rest of instructions. Absolutely delicious, next time though I will make twice as much for sauce for the rice. Thank you.
    DynamiteHomeCook a year ago
    Delicious, loved the chicken , I will definitely cook it again and make sure to marinade it overnight
    Suckling a year ago
    I did not marinate as I didn't have time and it was still delicious. I left out the sesame oil and worsester sauce as I didn't have any and added cornflour to the sauce once the chicken was done. Ate the chicken with the sauce on top. delish!!
    Lia a year ago
    Chicken was good. Next time I will marinate over night instead of two hours so the flavor can penetrate better.