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Fragrant Chinese Style Grilled Chicken with Green Onion Oil

Fragrant Chinese Style Grilled Chicken with Green Onion Oil

This is a Chinese style grilled chicken that's deliciously fragrant with onion oil and Sichuan pepper. Great with Chinese beer! Please enjoy it as if you were at a real Chinese pub.

Ingredients

Chicken thigh meat from a young chicken
about 300 g
★ Grated ginger
A generous amount
★ Grated garlic
A generous amount
★ Salt and pepper
a little
★ Green onion oil (or sesame oil if you don't have onion oil)
2 tablespoons
Sichuan peppercorns
20 to 30
Salt
to taste
Black pepper
to taste
Thin green onions or scallions
as you like

Steps

1. Cut the sinews of the chicken thigh meat.
2. Mix the ★ ingredients together and rub into the chicken. Leave to marinate for 20 minutes.
3. Crush the Sichuan peppercorns lightly.
4. Grill or bake the marinated chicken in the upper part of the oven, to let it brown nicely. Watch it so that it doesn't burn.
5. Slice the cooked chicken and transfer to a serving plate. Adjust the seasoning with the crushed Sichuan peppers, salt and black pepper.
6. Garnish with chopped green onion and it's done.

Story Behind this Recipe

Please enjoy this as if you were at a real Chinese pub.