Crispy Grilled Chicken Thighs PRINT
- PREP TIME: 35 min
- COOK TIME: 30 min
Photo: Yunhee Kim
|1||tablespoon chili powder|
|½||teaspoon cayenne pepper|
|8||skin-on, bone-in chicken thighs (about 2¼ pounds)|
|Vegetable oil, for brushing|
|3||large tomatoes, halved crosswise|
|Freshly ground black pepper|
Combine the mayonnaise, chili powder, cayenne and 1/2 teaspoon salt in a large bowl. Add the chicken and toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours or overnight.
Preheat a grill to medium low. Brush the grill grates with vegetable oil. Place the breadcrumbs in a shallow dish, then add the chicken, turning to thoroughly coat. Grill the chicken, turning once, until golden brown and cooked through, 20 to 25 minutes per side.
Meanwhile, brush the tomatoes with vegetable oil and season with salt and black pepper. Place cut-side down on the grill and cook until marked, about 4 minutes per side. Serve with the chicken.
Per serving: Calories 570; Fat 35 g (Saturated 7 g); Cholesterol 122 mg; Sodium 535 mg; Carbohydrate 25 g; Fiber 2 g; Protein 35 g