Beer-and-Allspice Broiled Drumsticks

Whether your just watching the game or hosting a dinner party, a plateful of these perfectly-seasoned chicken drumsticks will make for an impressive appetizer.


4 servings (serving size: 2 drumsticks)

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Nutritional Information

Calories 164
Caloriesfromfat 28 %
Fat 5.1 g
Satfat 1.3 g
Monofat 1.6 g
Polyfat 1.2 g
Protein 24.5 g
Carbohydrate 4.2 g
Fiber 0.3 g
Cholesterol 79 mg
Iron 1.2 mg
Sodium 526 mg
Calcium 27 mg


1 cup dark beer
2 tablespoons cider vinegar
1 1/2 tablespoons minced seeded serrano chile
2 teaspoons ground allspice
3/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
2 garlic cloves, minced
8 chicken drumsticks, skinned
Vegetable cooking spray


Combine first 8 ingredients in a large heavy-duty zip-top plastic bag. Seal bag, and marinate in refrigerator at least 1 hour, turning bag occasionally.

Remove chicken from bag, reserving marinade. Place chicken on broiler pan coated with cooking spray, and broil 20 minutes, turning occasionally and basting with reserved marinade.