Looks Too Easy To Be Good BBQ Chicken

cathy tate


I think everyone in the south knows how to make BBQ chicken this way - don't really know how we know - just that we all seem to know somehow! It's impossibly easy and impossibly good!


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5 Min
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whole chicken
2-liter regular coke
bbq sauce-18oz

How to Make Looks Too Easy To Be Good BBQ Chicken


  • 1Spray a large stock pot with cooking spray. Place chicken into pot; pour in Coke (do not use diet or Coke Zero - you must use regular Coke). Cover with lid, reduce heat to medium to medium-low and boil for 50 minutes (you do not want a rapid boil but more than a simmer).
  • 2After 50 minutes, pour in BBQ sauce (you do not need to stir) and continue to boil 50 additional minutes.

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About Looks Too Easy To Be Good BBQ Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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