Grilled Chicken

Fire up the grill to try your hand at a whole host of grilled chicken recipes that will help make you a grilling master. The delicious smoky flavor imparted on grilled chicken is unlike the flavors from any other cooking method. Start at the beginning with instructions on how to grill chicken, including precise times and temperatures based on the cut you're using. Plus learn how to use a smoker to cook chicken to perfection. Once you've brushed up on the basics, put your learnings to practice with any of our fabulous recipes -- including grilled chicken burgers and sandwiches, classic finger-licking barbecue, and easy kabobs. If you're ready for a new challenge, make a beer can chicken. It may sound odd, but you can indeed cook a whole chicken sitting on an open can of beer for subtle beer flavor and extra juiciness. Round out a grilled chicken entree with our backyard menu ideas, including sides perfectly suited to accompany hot-off-the-grill chicken.

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Tamarind BBQ Chicken
For an easy side dish for this grilled BBQ chicken recipe, brush a little of the sauce on halved baby bok choy and grill them next to the chicken over direct heat 2 to 3 minutes.
Grilled Chicken with Blueberry-Tarragon Sauce
Rating: Unrated 2
If you don't want to use wine, ½ cup of pomegranate juice gives the sauce a similar tang. Either one is amazing on this grilled chicken recipe for that's perfect for summer.
Apricot-Thyme-Glazed Chicken
Chopped apricots are the base of a blended, vinegar-spiked barbecue sauce. Honey and a sprinkle of salt balance apricots tartness.
All-American Backyard Entertaining Menu
This meal is the quintessential barbecue dinner or afternoon picnic. So simple, and yet it always makes everyone happy. The menu is broken down to make every item manageable for a large party, but you can serve just your family in no time flat.
Smoky Paprika Garlic Chicken
This grilled chicken recipe has a hint of mint flavor thanks to the mint leaves in the marinade, but it's the dash of smoked paprika that gives the dish its reddish hue.
Gai Yang (Thai Grilled Chicken)
The chicken marinade is key to this grilled chicken recipe's far-from-boring flavor. Brush with canned coconut milk while the chicken grills to keep the meat nice and moist.

More Grilled Chicken

Husk-Wrapped Chicken & Corn Relish
Don't toss those husks, we put them to use to seal in flavor and keep chicken thighs juicy when cooked on the grill.
Quick & Easy Kabobs
These crowd pleasers are just right for backyard barbecues or weeknight suppers on the deck.
Summer's Best Grillers

Get grilling! We have some of the best summer recipes to make your next cookout a success, from baby back ribs to veggie burgers. Whether you're a grilling expert or novice, these must-try recipes will make you want to fire up the grill immediately.