6 Marinades for Crave-worthy Chicken

I don’t want to admit how many times we eat chicken a week. Ok fine, I’ll spill it. Four times?  Five?  Ok, sometimes six. (Some of us don’t like fish and we don’t eat a lot of red meat so there it is.) Sounds boring but chicken is like tofu; a blank slate that takes on an endless array of flavors and spices from traditions around the world. My husband and I challenge each other to come up with new and exciting recipes. Find out a few of our favorites after the jump…

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  • Grilled Chicken Cola Marinade 1 of 6
    Grilled Chicken Cola Marinade
    I've seen lots of cola recipes on Family Kitchen lately, so why not add a marinade to the mix?
    Get the recipe for grilled chicken cola marinade at Real Mom Kitchen
  • Light Spicy Lemon Chicken 2 of 6
    Light Spicy Lemon Chicken
    The recipe is simple yet rich in flavor with the lemon and chili flakes.
    Make light spicy lemon chicken
  • Marinated Chicken and Grape Skewers with Garden Lentil Pilaf 3 of 6
    Marinated Chicken and Grape Skewers with Garden Lentil Pilaf
    I've never thought of combining chicken with grapes, then grilling. Love this, and the kids will too.
    Make marinated chicken and grape skewers with garden lentil pilaf
  • Yogurt Marinated Chicken with Spiced Potatoes and Indian Pickles 4 of 6
    Yogurt Marinated Chicken with Spiced Potatoes and Indian Pickles
    This recipe combines yogurt, which is great for tenderizing, and Indian spices giving it a tangy, spicy flavor.
    Make yogurt marinate chicken with spiced potatoes and Indian pickles
  • Honey Soy Chicken Skewers 5 of 6
    Honey Soy Chicken Skewers
    Sweet and salty, my favorite combination.
    Make honey soy chicken skewers
  • Savory Marinade for Chicken, Beef or Pork 6 of 6
    Savory Marinade for Chicken, Beef or Pork
    She has a great tip for flavor penetration. Score the chicken prior to marinating!
    Get the recipe savory marinade for chicken, beef or pork at Kalyn's Kitchen

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