1. Food
Send to a Friend via Email

Discuss in my forum

Lemon and Rosemary Marinade

User Rating 3 Star Rating (1 Review)

By

Lemon and Rosemary Marinade

Lemon and Rosemary Marinade

Regarding BBQ, Inc.
This is a great marinade recipe for chicken. It gives you that lemon-herb flavor that you find on so many store made chickens, but this is better.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes

Yield: Makes about 1 cup of marinade

Ingredients:

  • 3 large lemons
  • 1/4 cup fresh rosemary (2 tablespoons dried rosemary)
  • 1/4 cup of olive or salad oil
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon white pepper

Preparation:

Cut lemons in half and squeeze out the juice into a nonreactive bowl or resealable plastic bag. Add in remaining ingredients, mix well. Great for chicken. Marinate for 2 hours.
User Reviews

Reviews for this section have been closed.

 3 out of 5
Good basic start, but..., Member meidego

This is a good basis for a marinade. I would absolutely cut back on the rosemary to about 3 tablespoons of chopped fresh rosemary because this herb is VERY strong and can overpower everything. If you want to make this a Greek style marinade, cut the rosemary to 1 tablespoon, add 2 tablespoons of dried oregano, 1 teaspoon salt and 1 teaspoon ground black pepper, and keep everything else the same. Very good on chicken and even lean lamb chunks for the grill.

93 out of 94 people found this helpful.

  1. About.com
  2. Food
  3. Barbecues & Grilling
  4. Sauces & Marinades
  5. Marinade Recipes
  6. Lemon and Rosemary Marinade Recipe

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.