Honey Chipotle BBQ Chicken is sweet and tangy and the chipotle adds such a flavorful kick! You are going to love everything about this recipe and it will be a hit at your next gathering!
There is nothing better than grilled chicken smothered in zesty BBQ sauce. It is such a classic but we have put our own spin on it and add a little sweet heat with the honey and chipotle. We put all of the ingredients in the blender and a delicious BBQ sauce was ready in no time!
2 pounds boneless skinless chicken thighs or breasts
2 teaspoons of Willie Pete Chipotle Rub
3/4 cup ketchup
2 tablespoons cider vinegar
2 tablespoons brown sugar
1 tablespoon worcestershire sauce
1/4 cup honey
1/2 teaspoon salt
1. In a blender or food processor combine ketchup, cider vinegar, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce, honey, salt, and Willie Pete Chipotle Rub and blend until smooth.
2. Preheat grill to medium high heat.
3. Barbecue the chicken with the skin side down for about 15 minutes. Turn it over and baste with the blended sauce.
4. Cook an additional 20 to 30 minutes, constantly basting with the sauce.
To Tell if BBQ Chicken is Done…
Always check the internal temperature using a meat thermometer (165°) and make sure the juices run clear and not pink. When it’s done, remove your BBQ chicken and let it rest on a plate for a few minutes before serving.
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