Prep 15 mins
Cook 4 hrs 30 mins
From Ming Tsai's Blue Ginger Cookbook. Includes marinating time
- 2 cups hoisin sauce
- 4 tablespoons sambal oelek
- 2 bunches scallions, white and green parts, chopped
- 1 cup dry red wine
- 1⁄2 cup gingerroot, finely chopped
- 1⁄2 cup garlic, finely chopped
- 2 teaspoons pepper, freshly ground
- 4 chicken breasts, with drumettes
- 4 chicken pieces, leg and thigh
- In non-reactive dish large enough to hold chicken, combine hoisin, sambal oelek, scallions, wine, ginger, garlic, and pepper and mix.
- Add chicken and turn to coat, cover, marinate, refrigerated, at least 4 hours and preferably overnight.
- Heat outdoor grill or broiler.
- Spray the grill with nonstick cooking spray.
- Season chicken with salt to taste and grill or broil , turning once, until brown and the juices run clear when pricked with a fork at the joint, 12 - 15 minutes.
This marinade is pretty good. I found it a bit on the heavy/salty side but DH loved it so therefore it gets 4 stars from us. I would make this again, thanks for sharing abloom69! Sorry I didn't get a photo, we dug into dinner before I thought of it. Made for Bargain Basement tag game.