Prep Time
13 Mins
Chill Time
1 Hour
Grill Time
8 Mins
Makes 8 servings

A simple, quick marinade adds bold flavor to this grilled chicken recipe, making it perfect for a busy weeknight meal.

How to Make It

Step 1

Combine orange juice and next 5 ingredients in a shallow dish or large zip-top freezer bag; add chicken. Cover or seal, and chill at least 1 hour, turning occasionally.

Step 2

Remove chicken thighs from marinade, and discard marinade.

Step 3

Grill, covered with grill lid, over medium-high heat (350° to 400°) 4 minutes on each side or until done. Garnish, if desired.

Chef's Notes

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Ratings & Reviews

Bakeaholic's Review

August 02, 2009
I marinated the chicken for an hour and it turned out very well. Easy to make.