For a quick and easy recipe for weeknights, look no further than this flavorful and tender grilled chicken recipe. Here, molasses is combined with hot sauce, garlic, and chili powder to make a sweet and spicy marinade that pairs perfectly with savory chicken thighs. Chicken thighs are the most versatile and least inexpensive cut of meat, making it an optimal choice for dinner. In fact, you can get these molasses-glazed chicken thighs on the dinner table in less than 45 minutes. A delicious summertime entrée, this finger-lickin' good, tangy-sweet chicken dish is prepared using the grill. First, you’ll make the sweet, molasses-flavored glaze by whisking together all the ingredients in a small saucepan. Next, the chicken thighs are seasoned with salt and pepper, and grilled with the skin side down for 8 minutes. Follow the directions below for instructions on when to turn the chicken and brush with sauce. Barbecue sauce may be refrigerated in an airtight container for up to one week.
Serves 4 to 6 (serving size: 1 to 2 chicken thighs)
Spiced Molasses BBQ Chicken Thighs Recipe
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