Chicken Legs Grilled

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by Rita1652

Generously seasoned crisp legs. Be sure to Visit the grilling forum http://www.recipezaar.com/bb/viewforum.zsp?f=42 for any help!

Top Review by Witch Doctor

Simply SUPER! If using leg-thigh pieces with the skin ON, I always loosen the skin a bit and use my fingers to put a bit of the rub between the skin and the meat. Works great to get those flavors into the meat. Sous Chef Bently stated he/she had problems with charring. Instead of using regular white sugar, I ALWAYS use TURBINO sugar in my BBQ. Has a higher melting temperature and does not char. Gives a GREAT brown sugar taste, too! Turbino sugar used to be hard to find in stores but I think most of them are starting to carry it now. Look for "Sugar in the Raw"

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Directions

  1. Mix all marinade ingredients in a zip lock bag add chicken.
  2. Chill and marinade for 4 hours.
  3. Grill chicken on a well oiled grill until well browned on all sides, turning once, 30 to 40 minutes (meat near thigh bones should no longer be pink when tested with the tip of a knife).
  4. FYI.
  5. All grills are different temperatures.
  6. Take advantage of indirect heat --.
  7. If the chicken browns quickly finish over indirect heat.
  8. All grills have hot spots so watch and be sure to move the chicken to spots on the grill so not to burn and completely cook the chicken.
  9. As the time of the year makes grilling quicker or slower. So take care and watch and enjoy you food as it grills.
  10. Be sure to Visit the grilling forum http://www.food.com/bb/viewforum.zsp?f=42 for any help!

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