Recipe by National Honey Board
"Stickily sweet and savory, Honey BBQ-Marinated Chicken Drumsticks can be a weeknight routine or a special addition to a weekend barbeque. Finger lickin', lip smackin' good, these drumsticks are too good to not make."
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hot chili sauce
Salt, to taste
This was absolutely delicious. I did not put he chicken on a grill. Heated the oven to 375 degrees. I marinated the chicken for about 45 minutes. Then I put the chicken pieces into an aluminum foil lined casserole form with all the marinade. I turned the chicken skin down for the first 20 minutes of baking. Then I took it out of the oven and turned the chicken over to skin side up and baked for another 15-20 minutes. Turned out really good! Moist and flavorful! Clean up was easy because of the foil. No mess, almost....
We liked it.
Didn't use the peppercorns or chili sauce (did't have them and the kids don't like spice). Baked at 375. Baked for 20 minutes and turned them. Baked another 20 minutes. I wasn't sure whether they were done, so I added another 10 minutes. They were good but the drumsticks I got were very grizzley. Next time, I'll buy a better brand of drumsticks.
I thought this had great flavor! I always try a recipe exactly as written for the first time, unless I don't have the ingredients, and in this case I used orange juice instead of lemon, and tabasco instead of hot chili sauce (what IS hot chili sauce, btw?). Also my grill is outta fuel and my BRAND NEW broiler sucks so I had to crisp the skin on my Foreman. That was a buzz kill, but the flavor was yummmmm.
I roasted these in the oven and they were awesome. Will definitely be pulling this recipe out for grilling once summer comes.
Amazing! This is such a great sauce! My whole family loved it! Ive also used the sauce with chicken thighs and bake at 425 for 20 min
I left out the spicy paste and my family absolutely loved this!
So easy and delicious! This also made for an inexpensive dinner. We will be making this often.
This was very good! I only had a 1/4 c. of honey, so I used that plus 1/4 c. molasses. That was a very happy accident. Also, I did not grill this but followed the previous reviewer's recommendation and baked at 375 degrees for a total or 40 mins. For the first 20 mins, I baked with skin-side down, and then I flipped the legs over for the last 20 mins.
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Honey BBQ-Marinated Chicken Drumsticks
Serving Size: 1/4 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 4
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 200
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