Grilled Chicken With Corn and Slaw

Grilled Chicken With Corn and Slaw Recipe
Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Lydia Pursell
Dice leftover grilled chicken, and then combine with leftover slaw for a tasty lunch.


Makes 4 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 30 Minutes


1 cup mayonnaise
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
6 tablespoons white wine vinegar, divided
3/4 teaspoon salt, divided
1/8 teaspoon pepper
4 skinned and boned chicken breasts (about 1 lb.)
4 ears fresh corn, husks removed
1/4 cup melted butter
1 (10-oz.) package shredded coleslaw mix
3 tablespoons olive oil
1/2 teaspoon sugar
1/4 teaspoon pepper


1. Combine mayonnaise, cilantro, 3 Tbsp. vinegar, 1/4 tsp. salt, and 1/8 tsp. pepper in a small bowl. Reserve 3/4 cup mayonnaise mixture. Brush chicken with remaining 1/4 cup mayonnaise mixture.

2. Preheat grill to 350° to 400° (medium-high) heat. Grill chicken and corn at the same time, covered with grill lid. Grill chicken 7 to 10 minutes on each side or until done; grill corn 14 to 20 minutes or until done, turning every 4 to 5 minutes and basting with melted butter.

3. Toss coleslaw mix with oil, sugar, 1/4 tsp. pepper, and remaining 3 Tbsp. vinegar and 1/2 tsp. salt. Season chicken and corn with salt and pepper to taste. Serve with coleslaw and reserved mayonnaise mixture.

April 2010
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