Easy Grilled Chicken

The best and easiest marinade ever – no-fuss and packed with so much flavor! You’ll never need another grilled chicken recipe again!

Easy Grilled Chicken - The best and easiest marinade ever - no-fuss and packed with so much flavor! You'll never need another grilled chicken recipe again!

We are two days into summer so if you haven’t dusted off those grills, that really needs to change immediately so you can whip up the easiest grilled chicken recipe of all time.

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Easy Grilled Chicken - The best and easiest marinade ever - no-fuss and packed with so much flavor! You'll never need another grilled chicken recipe again!

Seriously. It doesn’t get any easier than this recipe. And it’s practically fool-proof.

Easy Grilled Chicken - The best and easiest marinade ever - no-fuss and packed with so much flavor! You'll never need another grilled chicken recipe again!

All you need to do is marinate boneless, skinless chicken breasts in a Ziploc bag, let it sit in all that balsamic-lemon-herb goodness and well, that’s pretty much it.

Easy Grilled Chicken - The best and easiest marinade ever - no-fuss and packed with so much flavor! You'll never need another grilled chicken recipe again!

You just throw the chicken right onto the grill, basting as needed. And if you don’t have an outdoor grill, you can easily use a grill pan.

Easy Grilled Chicken - The best and easiest marinade ever - no-fuss and packed with so much flavor! You'll never need another grilled chicken recipe again!

When ready to serve, you can serve this with your choice of salad or any of these side dishes.

Easy Grilled Chicken - The best and easiest marinade ever - no-fuss and packed with so much flavor! You'll never need another grilled chicken recipe again!

Either way, these would be perfect for your summer gatherings or backyard BBQs since you can easily double or even triple the recipe.

Easy Grilled Chicken - The best and easiest marinade ever - no-fuss and packed with so much flavor! You'll never need another grilled chicken recipe again!

Didn’t I tell you it was easy?

Easy Grilled Chicken

The best and easiest marinade ever – no-fuss and packed with so much flavor! You’ll never need another grilled chicken recipe again!

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar, packed
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley leaves

Directions:

  1. In a medium bowl, whisk together balsamic vinegar, lemon juice, olive oil, Dijon, brown sugar, Worcestershire, garlic, thyme, oregano and rosemary; season with salt and pepper, to taste. Reserve 1/4 cup and set aside.
  2. In a gallon size Ziploc bag or large bowl, combine balsamic vinegar mixture and chicken; marinate for at least 1 hour to overnight, turning the bag occasionally. Drain the chicken from the marinade.
  3. Preheat grill to medium high heat. Add chicken to grill and cook, flipping once and basting with reserved 1/4 cup marinade until cooked through, about 5-6 minutes on each side.
  4. Serve immediately, garnished with parsley, if desired.

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size
Servings Per Container 4

Amount Per Serving
Calories 300.8 Calories from Fat 87.3
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9.7g 15%
Saturated Fat 1.7g 9%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 98.0mg 33%
Sodium 230.2mg 10%
Total Carbohydrate 12.5g 4%
Dietary Fiber 0.5g 2%
Sugars 9.8g
Protein 38.6g 77%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.