Grilled Chicken With Spicy Rub

Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 50 mins

Great chicken for your next barbecue. Adapted from a magazine. The rub and seasoned butter can be made 2 days ahead. Keep butter in the fridge until ready to use and then bring to room temperature.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine first 9 ingredients in small bowl; whisk spice rub to blend well.
  2. Transfer 1 tablespoon spice rub to medium bowl; add butter and mix well.
  3. Early in day, sprinkle spicy rub over both sides of chicken pieces. Marinate in the in teh refrigerator for several hours.
  4. Prepare barbecue.
  5. Reserve 4 tablespoons seasoned butter. Spread remaining seasoned butter on 1 side of baguette slices. Place bread slices on platter and cover.
  6. Place chicken on grill, skin-side up. Grill 20 minutes. Turn chicken over. Grill until skin is deep golden brown, about 15-20 minutes. Turn chicken again and grill, skin-side up, until thoroughly cooked and no red remains.
  7. Transfer chicken to platter. Brush chicken with reserved 4 tablespoons seasoned butter.
  8. Grill bread until just golden, about 2 minutes per side. Arrange toasts around chicken and serve.


Most Helpful

Good recipe. I liked the rub on pork chops better though. The rub even tastes good on veggies!!

kristina_garo August 22, 2007

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