Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken | How to make Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken

By Priti Shetty Naiga  |  8th Mar 2016  |  
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About Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken Recipe

I am not much of a fruit lover but when it comes to plums, I always wanted to use that fruit as a core ingredient in meat or dessert in someway. Today I finally decided on trying my hands on this gorgeous looking fruit.

Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Priti Shetty Naiga is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken is 60 minutes and the time taken for cooking is 20 minutes. This is recipe of Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken is perfect to serve 2 people. Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken by commenting on this page below!

Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken

Ingredients to make Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken

  • 2 chicken leg pieces (i.e. 600 gms approx)
  • 3 + 2 tbsp homemade spiced plum sauce
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 1 tsp Red Chili Flakes (optional)
  • 1 tbsp lemon Juice
  • 1 tsp garlic minced
  • 1/2 tsp Oregano
  • salt to taste
  • plum Sauce Ingredients:
  • 5 plums
  • 1 tsp garlic (minced)
  • 1/2 tsp ginger (minced)
  • 1/4 tsp cumin powder
  • A pinch of star anise powder (optional)
  • 2 tbsp onion (finely chopped)
  • 3 – 4 tbsp Soy Sauce
  • 2 tbsp Sriracha chilli Sauce
  • 1 tbsp Brown sugar/Honey
  • 1/4 cup water

How to make Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken

  1. Clean and make few cuts in the chicken legs.
  2. Marinade the chicken with 3 tbsp spiced plum sauce, smoked paprika, chili flakes, garlic mince, lemon juice , oregano and salt to taste. Let it rest for 1 hour in your refrigerator.
  3. Preheat the griller. Spray some olive oil over the chicken pieces and grill for 10 to 12 mins, while turning occasionally.
  4. When your chicken is almost cooked, glaze your chicken legs with the remaining plum sauce and further grill it for 5 to 7 mins.
  5. Serve it hot with some salad or rice and enjoy!
  6. Plum sauce method:
  7. Slice plums into half and discard the pits. Now, cut into small pieces.
  8. In a saucepan, take plums, garlic, ginger, onion, cumin and cook on medium until plums are mildly browned and soft.
  9. Now add soy sauce, sriracha and brown sugar. Cook for 15 mins while stirring occasionally.
  10. Puree the mixture in a blender and slowly add little water to thin if desired.
  11. Store in your refrigerator for 2 weeks or in your freezer for 4-6 months.

My Tip:

I have used a home-made plum sauce for this recipe. You can use any ready-made plum sauce if plums are not available and that's convenient for you.

Reviews for Plum Glazed Grilled Chicken (3)

Sapna Sharma4 years ago


Arti Bhel4 years ago

How to make plum sauce ?

Parvinder Sahota4 years ago

share the receipt of plum sauce also pls