Five Spice Glazed Chicken

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  • 1/4 cup(s) plum jam
  • 2 tablespoon(s) light brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoon(s) rice vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon(s) low sodium soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon(s) chili garlic sauce
  • 1 teaspoon(s) five-spice powder
  • 4 bboneless skinless chicken breast halves
  • 2 tablespoon(s) sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon(s) kosher salt


  1. Preheat grill to medium high heat.
  2. Combine jam, brown sugar, vinegar,soy sauce,chili garlic sauce, five-spice powder, and salt to taste in a small saucepan over medium heat. Bring glaze to a boil. Reduce heat to low, cook glaze 2-3 minutes, set aside.
  3. Combine chicken breasts, sesame oil, 1 tsp salt and lime juice in a resealable bag. Toss to coat chicken with marinade.
  4. Grill chicken covered over direct heat for 2 minutes. Rotate chicken breasts a quarter turn and grill 2 minutes more. Flip chicken and grill 2 minutes more then rotate and grill 2 minutes more. Reduce grill heat to medium low.
  5. Dip chicken breasts in glaze when meat registers 165 degrees, return to grill for 2 minutes. Flip chicken again, dip in glaze and grill 2 minutes more. Remove chicken from grill and place on shredded cabbage . Reheat remaining glaze and serve with chicken. Add a dollop of Plum Salsa (recipe below )on top.

  6. Plum Salsa
  7. 2 medium plums, diced
  8. 1/4 cup diced red onion
  9. 2 T minced fresh basil
  10. 1 T fresh lime juice
  11. Combine all ingredients and toss until all ingredients are coated. Serve immediately or refrigerate for 1 hour before.
September 2013

This recipe is a personal recipe added by reedcheryla and has not been tested or endorsed by MyRecipes.

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