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Lemongrass Grilled Chicken - Spicy and SO delicious lemongrass-marinated chicken grilled to a juicy and tender perfection!
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Lemongrass Grilled Chicken

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WW Freestyle: 12
Prep Time2 hrs
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time2 hrs 15 mins
Spicy and SO delicious lemongrass-marinated chicken grilled to a juicy and tender perfection!
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Vietnamese
Servings: 4 Servings
Calories: 302

Ingredients

  • 8 whole skinless, boneless chicken thighs
  • 1 cup Private Selection Spicy Lemongrass Marinade
  • red chili pepper, sliced into thing rings, for garnish, optional
  • fresh cilantro leaves, for garnish
  • lime wedges, for serving

Instructions 

  • Place chicken thighs and marinade in a large ziploc bag.
  • Close the ziploc bag and massage the marinade around the chicken.
  • Place in the fridge for 2 hours.
  • When ready to grill, heat an outdoor grill to medium-high.
  • Remove chicken from bag and discard ziploc bag and marinade.
  • Transfer chicken to grill and cook for about 4 minutes per side, or until golden brown.
  • Remove from grill and let rest about 5 minutes.
  • Garnish with chilies and cilantro.
  • Serve with lime wedges.
  • If cooking on a grill pan, heat 1/2 tablespoon of olive oil in a grill pan over medium-high heat. Cook chicken thighs for about 3 to 4 minutes per side, or until golden brown.
Nutrition Facts
Lemongrass Grilled Chicken
Amount Per Serving (2 chicken thighs)
Calories 302 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Fat 8g12%
Saturated Fat 2g10%
Cholesterol 193mg64%
Sodium 181mg8%
Potassium 499mg14%
Carbohydrates 12g4%
Sugar 8g9%
Protein 39g78%
Vitamin A 50IU1%
Calcium 18mg2%
Iron 1.6mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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