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Best Chicken Thigh Marinade - Greek Style

Love Keil
A Crowd-Pleasing Best Chicken Thigh Marinade - Greek Shish Kabobs Recipe!
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 12 hrs 15 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 12 hrs 35 mins
Course Dinner, Grilling Recipe
Cuisine Greek
Servings 4


Ingredients to make the Best Chicken Thigh Marinade:

  • 8 skinless boneless chicken thighs cut into 1 inch cubes
  • 2 medium onion sliced
  • 3 rosemary springs
  • 1/2 teaspoon dry oregano
  • 3 cloves of garlic chopped
  • 5 tablespoons avocado oil
  • 5 tablespoons white wine vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Ingredients YOU will need to make Tzatziki Sauce:

  • 1 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 cucumber peeled
  • 1 - 3 garlic clove finely minced
  • 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar + 2 tablespoons
  • ¼ cup fresh dill finely chopped
  • 3 tablespoons avocado oil
  • salt & pepper to taste


How to make the Best Chicken Thigh Marinade - Greek Style:

  • In a mixing bowl combine chicken thighs, 2 sliced onion, 3 rosemary springs, 1/2 teaspoons of dry oregano, 3 chopped garlic cloves, 5 tablespoons of avocado oil, 5 tablespoons of white wine vinegar, 1 teaspoon of honey, salt, and pepper to taste.
  • Marinate overnight. Thread chicken onto, soaked in water, bamboo skewers.
  • Grease your grill. Grill on high heat, until chicken thighs are cooked thru. Enjoy chicken thighs shish kabobs with homemade Greek Tzatziki Sauce.

How to make homemade Tzatziki Sauce:

  • Grate cucumber into a bowl. Season with salt and add 1 tablespoon of white wine vinegar, mix and set aside.
  • Using a different bowl, combine yogurt, garlic, 2 tablespoons of white wine vinegar, fresh dill, avocado oil and salt and pepper to taste.
  • Squeeze the grated cucumber and add it to the Tzatziki Sauce. Mix well. Serve with Greek Style Shish Kabobs.


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