Literally the BEST grilled chicken marinade! I could make this once a week and my husband would be stoked! (Works in the crock-pot or oven too!)

Chon’s Chicken

The best chicken marinade EVER! So easy to throw together and everyone always begs for this recipe!
Course Dinner
Cuisine American
Keyword best chicken marinade, chicken marinade, grilled chicken
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Marinating Time 6 hours
Total Time 6 hours 10 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 322kcal
Author Pretty Providence


  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup soy sauce
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 TBS garlic powder
  • 1 TBS ground ginger
  • 12 boneless skinless chicken thighs


  • Mix all ingredients together, adding chicken last. Marinate overnight (or at least six hours).
  • Grill until cooked through, and enjoy!


Save leftovers in the fridge for up to 7 days! 


Calories: 322kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 36g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 161mg | Sodium: 1774mg | Potassium: 500mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 25g | Vitamin A: 40IU | Calcium: 21mg | Iron: 2.3mg