Boneless/Skinless Chicken Breast Marinade?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by bigredfeather, Jul 11, 2011.

  1. bigredfeather

    bigredfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

    2,194
    28
    211
    Oct 1, 2008
    Yorkshire, Ohio
    I am sitting here eating a grilled boneless/skinless breast for my lunch which is pretty good (butchered Saturday, so nice and freah), but, I was wondering if anyone had any really good marinade recipes for these.

    Got any?
     
  2. Oregon Blues

    Oregon Blues Overrun With Chickens

    5,532
    183
    273
    Apr 14, 2011
    Central Oregon
    Sure:

    Fresh Lime juice, olive oil, a clove of crushed garlic. Pinch of chipotle if you like heat.

    Same, but with fresh lemon juice, minus the chili pepper.
     
  3. Blaineiac

    Blaineiac Chillin' With My Peeps

    120
    2
    91
    Jan 30, 2011
    I brine with 1/2C each salt and sugar, 1 tsp cumin. Refridgerate 2-4hours. Rinse and smother in garlic infused olive oil and grill over real wood. Baste every time you flip. I got tired of plucking so I had to get creative. Works on Leg qtrs too.
     
  4. Denninmi

    Denninmi Chillin' With My Peeps

    1,867
    14
    171
    Jul 26, 2009
    OK, I know this is really, really overdone, but I still really love the taste of grilled chicken OR beef after its been marinaded in bottled Italian salad dressing -- I usually use Kraft Zesty Italian.
     
  5. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

    5,390
    131
    303
    Aug 13, 2007
    North/Central Florida
    White wine, lemon zest, fresh coarsely cracked black pepper, salt, and rosemary.
     
  6. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    8,622
    167
    316
    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    I just use generic Italian salad dressing and it's DELICIOUS! Best stuff ever!
     
  7. KenK

    KenK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2011
    Georgia
    Haven't tried it yet but this months Southern Living magazine had a recipe for marinating chicken in buttermilk and then grilling. I know everybody has heard of soaking chicken in buttermilk before frying it. Never would have occurred to me to grill it.

    Goya brand mojo sauce is also good.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by