Nothing beats the great taste of barbecued chicken on a summer day. Luckily, there are about as many barbecue chicken recipes out there to try are there are days in a year. Here are a few tips for unique BBQ chicken recipes:
The best barbecued chicken recipes are made even better by using proper grilling techniques. Before you barbecue your chicken, make sure to oil the grill lightly, preheat it to high then turn it down to medium-low before putting the meat on.
Beer can chicken is one of the most famous barbecue recipes out there. To enjoy the best barbecue beer can chicken, try these tips for a tender, juicy treat:
The whole process should take about two and a half hours, and the result will be a mouthwateringly delicious roasted chicken fresh from your own barbecue. This is a perfect recipe to try with outdoor grills.
Our quick and easy barbecue chicken pizza recipe will leave you wishing you could combine barbecue and pizza more often! Simply grill chicken breasts with your choice of barbecue sauce then set aside.
Prepare your pizza dough (or use a frozen shell) and spread your chosen barbecue sauce on as if it were a tomato-based pizza sauce. Slice chicken breasts, red onion, and grate cheese, then top your crust any way you like. Bake for 15 minutes at 450 F and enjoy two great food traditions – barbecue chicken and pizza – all in one.
If you're planning a meal to impress summer dinner guests, consider preparing a barbecued rotisserie chicken. By placing the chicken on a rotisserie above your grill, fat can drain away, leaving you with a healthier roast chicken with every bit as much flavor but fewer calories from fat. Try a seasoning rub for the outside of the chicken, or baste it every 20 minutes using a mixture of olive oil and balsamic vinaigrette. Better yet, insert garlic cloves and lemon under the skin to infuse the meat with more flavor. The best part of barbecue rotisserie recipes is the easy preparation and cleanup – no dishes and no baked-on residue!