Quick & Easy Chicken Brine

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Total Time
15 mins
30 mins

This comes from an episode of "Cooking for Real" with Sunny Anderson. The brining portion is all that is listed here; however, if you are interested in the chicken recipe in it's entirety, it's called "Grilled Chicken with White Wine Mushroom Sauce". I needed a brine for a smaller amount of poultry.

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  1. In a large bowl mix together water, lemon juice, sugar and salt until dissolved.
  2. Add lemon quarters and chicken.
  3. Marinate for 30 minutes.
  4. Remove from marinade and pat dry.
  5. Chicken is now ready to be used in your favorite recipe.