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chicken breasts, boneless and skinless
In a saucepan, combine the liqueur, jam, vinegar, worcestershire sauce, mustard, honey and red pepper flakes.
Simmer over medium-low heat (or put in microwave for 1 minute until the honey and jam are melted).
Remove from the heat and let cool to room temperature
Place the chicken breasts in a single layer in a shallow glass baking dish.
Pour on the marinade and refrigerate, covered with plastic wrap, for at least 4 hours or overnight.
If grilling, let the chicken stand at room temperature for half an hour before grilling.
TO BAKE: Pour off all but 3/4 cup marinade. Brush additional apricot jam onto to chicken.
Cover loosely with foil.
Bake at 350 for 45 minutes to 1 hour, basting with marinade every 15 minutes.
FOR GRILLING: Prepare a charcoal fire.
When the coals are glowing hot with a layer of white ash, grill the chicken breasts 6 to 8 inches from the heat.
Baste the chicken with oil and marinade during grilling.
Cook for 20 minutes, turning every 5 minutes.
Slice and serve hot or at room temperature.