Lemongrass Chicken Marinade

READY IN: 5mins
Recipe by gailanng

From Recipe Bridge. See Lemongrass Sweet Chili Sauce or Thai Sweet Chili Sauce for a complimentary dipping sauce. This is one to impress your family. Enough marinade for 1 - 1/4 pound chicken drumettes, wings, thighs or breast meat cut into workable pieces.

Top Review by mersaydees

Delicious! I added the lemongrass, garlic, ginger, and red pepper to a small chopper and chopped. I then added everything else to the chopper and blended it all together. I only used 1 tablespoon of the fish sauce as people either love it or hate it so I try to keep it reasonable. Thanks, gailanng! I just love lemongrass! Made for Aussie Kiwi Recipe Swap #64.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. With a pestle & mortar crush together the lemongrass, garlic, ginger and chili together into a paste, then stir in the other ingredients. A mini-food chopper can be used instead or simply mince all ingredients very well by hand and combine in a small bowl. Pour marinade over the chicken, stirring well to coat the meat. Cover and set in the refrigerator to marinate at least 30 minutes or up to 24 hours.

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