Based on a honey hoisin marinade and better known as ‘devilled chicken breast’, is one of the famous grilled chicken breast recipes around the globe. A very simple but perfect way to grill chicken breast on BBQ and give it a sweet flavor crisp that you will love.
The ingredients that you will need to make a lovely chicken breast on the BBQ for 4 persons are:
- 4 free run chicken breast
- 3 tablespoons of hoisin sauce*
- 3 tablespoons of honey (or maple syrup)
- 3 tablespoons to tomato sauce
- 1 tablespoon of soy sauce
- 1 tablespoon of sesame oil
Use a cutting board and sharp knife to cut each chicken breast in half over it’s length.
If you chicken breast comes out of your fridge, give it 30 minutes rest, just good enough to bring it to room temperature. Meanwhile mix the ingredients, hoisin sauce, honey, tomato sauce, soy sauce and sesame oil, for the honey hoisin marinade. As an alternative to honey, maple syrup can also be used, giving the marinade just another sweet twist. Also look into our Maple Syrup BBQ Sauce recipe for more inspiration.
Put the chicken breast in a bowl and pour the marinade over the chicken. Cover the bowl with a piece of foil and let it rest for 2 to 3 hours in the fridge and hustle it once in a while during this time.
How to Grill Chicken breast on the BBQ:
Setup and preheat your nomadiQ grill just a few minutes before you start.
Place the breasts on the grill and flip it halfway, what will take about 5 – 7 minutes per side. Once the chicken breast show a nice caramel brownish colour, take them of the grill and let it rest for a few minutes. This lets the juices redistribute and is key to a delicious piece of juicy chicken breast.
And now…enjoy your own mad ‘devilled chicken breast’.
Having a griddle with your Portable BBQ Grill, you can also select this accessory for grilling. This in case you like the chicken breast just to be a bit less crispy on the outside and a little bit more juicy on the inside.
As an alternative to chicken breast on BBQ, you can use this marinade also for chicken wings, drumsticks or thighs instead!
Cleaning your Grill Afterwards
When done grilling, let your grill cool down, what will only take 4 – 5 minutes. Then follow our cleaning tips.
*Hoisin sauce is not always available. But don’t worry. It’s quite easy to make a similar marinade with common ingredients.