Super Easy Grilled Chicken Teriyaki

7
Kathy D

By
@LifeIsGoodkd

This makes for a quick and flavorful meal. Just marinate the chicken earlier in the day (I have marinated it for only 1 hour and it was still very flavorful) and pop it on the grill for a quick dinner. I like to serve this over brown rice. You could also grill some veggies. Enjoy! Prep time does not include marinating.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This is a really simple way to jazz up a plain old teriyaki sauce. Magic happens when the chicken marinates. This flavorful chicken is moist and a quick and easy weeknight meal. So much better than takeout. Add steamed rice, a veggie and dinner is served. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 5 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Grill

Ingredients

  • 4
    chicken breast halves, boneless, skinless
  • 1 c
    teriyaki sauce
  • 1/4 c
    lemon juice, fresh
  • 2 tsp
    garlic, minced
  • 2 tsp
    sesame oil

How to Make Super Easy Grilled Chicken Teriyaki

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine the teriyaki sauce, lemon juice, garlic and sesame oil in a large Ziploc bag. Add the chicken. Shake to coat. Place in the refrigerator for 1-12 hours to marinate, turning every so often.
  2. Preheat grill on medium-high heat and lightly oil the grill grate (before it gets too hot).
  3. Remove chicken, discarding marinade, and place on the grill.
  4. Grill for about 6-8 minutes on each side or until juices run clear. (This could take even less time depending on the thickness of your chicken breasts.)

Printable Recipe Card

About Super Easy Grilled Chicken Teriyaki

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



Show 23 Comments & Reviews

7 Summer Trifles

7 Summer Trifles


Who doesn’t love this lovely layered treat? Dating back to the 18th century, this is a tried and true summer dessert. Perfect for picnics, cookouts, and get-togethers, trifles are a delicious dessert that feed a crowd. Simple, gorgeous, and can be made ahead of time, trifles come in all shapes and sizes and flavors for […]

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken


When asked, “What’s for dinner?” and you answer chicken, you won’t get a sigh from your family if you say grilled chicken. No matter what cut of chicken your family likes, we’ve gathered an assortment of recipes to make all summer long. You’ll find grilled chicken breast, wing, and thigh recipes. Plus, a tasty recipe […]

17 Sundae Topping Ideas

17 Sundae Topping Ideas


There’s nothing better than indulging in a frozen treat on those hot summer days, but it’s time to step up your ice cream game. These delicious sundae toppings will change how you scream for ice cream. From homemade strawberry sauce to skillet peaches to pretzel bites, your taste buds will jump for joy when you […]