Wine-Brined Grilled Chicken

Recipe by Hey Jude

Crisp, juicy grilled chicken....plan ahead, needs to brine for 24 hours.

Top Review by mightyro_cooking4u

Crispt, tender and juicy. This chicken was wonderful. I let it marinate for more than 24 hours. Made for Bargain Basement.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Rinse chicken and pat dry, trim off excess fat.
  2. In an 11x16-inch roasting pan, stir wine, shallots, tarragon, salt and sugar until salt and sugar are dissolved; add chicken quarters and turn to coat, cover and chill for 24 hours, turning occasionally.
  3. Lift chicken from brine; discard brine; rinse quarters and pat dry.
  4. Lay chicken quarters on a barbecue grill over medium-hot coals or medium heat on a gas grill; close lid on gas grill.
  5. Cook, turning frequently, until browned on both sides and no longer pink at the bone, about 35 minutes.

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