Grilled Miso Chicken

Total Time
1hr 10mins
1 hr
10 mins

Japanese country-style grilled chicken. The thigh meat stays moist and tender, but boned chicken breasts can be used also.

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  1. Blend soy sauce, sake mirin, miso, green onions, ginger root and garlic in a rectangular baking dish.
  2. Coat chicken with mixture.
  3. Marinate 1 hour or refrigerate overnight, turning several times.
  4. Preheat a hibichi, portable tabletop grill or charcoal grill. (Can also be cooked in a skillet.).
  5. Shake marinade off chicken; pat dry.
  6. Place skin-down on hot grill. Grill 4 to 5 minutes.
  7. Turn chicken; grill second side 4 to 5 minutes or until golden brown and done inside.
  8. When chicken is done, sprinkle with sesame seeds and seven-spice mixture.
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5 5

Yummy, easy and healthy. Love it. I did not have green onions and I am allergic to sesame seeds, so I left those items out. Otherwise, I followed the recipe. I will keep this recipe to use again. Thank you.

5 5

Absolutely wonderful!!! We all loved this recipe it had so much flavour and the chicken was so tender. I skewered the chicken for ease of cooking but apart from that made as is and it was gorgeous. I will be making this often and can not believe no one has reviewed this yet. I served mine with egg and mushroom fried rice a Japanese recipe I have and it went perfectly. Huge thumbs up loved by all. Thanks Alskann for another winner