African Style Grilled Peanut Butter Chicken

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by BakinBaby

Peanuts are used widely in African cuisine.

Top Review by rpgaymer

Delicious! I used chicken breasts for this, and because we do not have a grill I broiled the chicken for 20 minutes, turning once and basting halfway through. It turned out great and I loved the crust that formed from the marinade. This one's a keeper- thanks for sharing!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine all ingredients (except chicken), if mixture is too thick, keep adding hot water until mixture is similar to cream.
  2. Reserve 1/2 cup of marinade mixture for basting while grilling.
  3. Place remaining marinade in zip loc bag, add chicken pieces, squish to combine, marinate for 2-3 hours
  4. Heat grill, lightly oil grates, place chicken on grate and brush with reserved peanutbutter mixture while grilling. Grill until juices run clear.(about 30 min).
  5. Serve with rice or potatoes.

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