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very easy
Marinate Time
20 mins
Prep Time
10 mins
Total Time
30 mins


4 pieces
Chicken Drums & Thighs
3 tbsp
Compliments Balsamic Vinegar of Modena
2 tsp
kosher salt
2 tsp
ground pepper
1 teaspoon
Compliments Granulated Sugar
2 tbps
Compliments Butter Unsalted
lemons, zested, 1 juiced, and the other cut into wedges


Step 1

Spray cold grill with Safeway Cooking Spray, then preheat the grill to high.

Step 2

Prick the chicken pieces all over with a fork and set aside.

Step 3

In a large bowl, whisk 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar with half of the lemon zest, salt and ground pepper.

Step 4

Add the chicken and turn to coat. Refrigerate for 10 minutes or overnight.

Step 5

Remove chicken from marinade, place chicken skin side down on grill.

Step 6

Adjust heat while cooking to avoid burning the chicken skin, chicken will have to be turned while grilling.

Step 7

Grill until chicken is completely cooked through and a thermometer inserted into the thickest part of the thigh reads 165°F, about 20 minutes.

Step 8

While chicken is cooking, melt the 2 tablespoons of butter in a pan large enough to hold all the cooked chicken from the grill.

Step 9

Add remaining 1 tablespoon of balsamic vinegar, lemon juice and sugar, bring to a boil and remove from heat.

Step 10

When chicken is done, place chicken in pan with the balsamic butter sauce.

Step 11

Using a spoon, coat the chicken with the sauce, garnish with remaining lemon zest and serve.

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Nutritional Facts Per Serving

Nutrition Description:
Per serving (1/4 of the recipe):
Saturated Fat:
7 g
7 g
5 g
165 mg
27 g
1270 mg
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