20 Easy Best Chicken Marinade Recipes
These easy best chicken marinade recipes will add delicious flavour and tenderness to your grilled and baked chicken dinners! We've got 20 grilled and baked easy chicken marinade recipes for every cuisine you can think of, from an Asian chicken marinade to an easy Mediterranean chicken, and so many more!
As we head into fall and ease back into the routine of school and work I thought we should talk about some of the best chicken marinade recipes!
You can make most of these easy chicken marinade recipes ahead of time – one of my fave ever meal prep tricks is to freeze your chicken breasts in the marinade itself so all you have to do is pull them out of the freezer, then grill or bake. Your choice!
How to Make an Easy Chicken Marinade
Making an easy chicken marinade is as simple as whisking together a few simple ingredients for the chicken to sit in for a few hours. Marinating chicken allows the meat to tenderize and to soak up the flavours of the marinade. A basic 4 ingredient chicken marinade usually includes:
- soy sauce
You can use that simple marinade alone, or add additional herbs and spices to create more depth of flavour. Let your creativity shine and your taste buds lead the way.
Here are some of our best chicken marinade recipes to get you started!
Grilled Chicken Breast Marinade Recipes
Asian Chicken Marinade Recipes
Baked Chicken Marinade Recipes