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Chile Chicken Thighs

Chile Chicken Thighs

By Traeger Kitchen

Turn up the heat, this recipe packs a little spice in its back pocket. These thighs are what dinner dreams are made of.

Prep Time

5 Min

Cook Time

35 Min

Pellets

Hickory

Ingredients

This recipe serves:

4

Units of Measurement:
main
2 Tablespoon soy sauce
1/4 Cup honey
2 Clove garlic, minced
1/4 Teaspoon red pepper flakes
4 boneless, skinless chicken thighs
2 Tablespoon Olive oil
2 Teaspoon Traeger Chicken Rub
To Taste ancho chile powder
1/4 Teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
chopped green onions, for garnish
This recipe serves:

4

Units of Measurement:
main
2 Tablespoon soy sauce
1/4 Cup honey
2 Clove garlic, minced
1/4 Teaspoon red pepper flakes
4 boneless, skinless chicken thighs
2 Tablespoon Olive oil
2 Teaspoon Traeger Chicken Rub
To Taste ancho chile powder
1/4 Teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
chopped green onions, for garnish

Steps

  • 1

    Preheat the Traeger with the lid closed to 400°F; this will take about 15 minutes.

    400 ˚F / 204 ˚C

  • 2

    In a small bowl, whisk together the honey, soy sauce, garlic, and red pepper flakes.

  • 3

    Drizzle the chicken thighs with the olive oil and season on both sides with the Traeger Chicken Rub, black pepper, and ancho chile powder.

  • 4

    Place the seasoned chicken thighs directly on the grill grates. Insert the probe horizontally into the thickest part of a thigh. Close the lid and cook, flipping once, until the internal temperature reaches 165°F, about 15 minutes per side.

    400 ˚F / 204 ˚C

    165 ˚F / 74 ˚C

    00:30

  • 5

    Brush the thighs with the chile-honey glaze, then remove from the grill. Garnish with the green onions and serve with the remaining glaze alongside. Enjoy!

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