Grilled Beer Chicken with grilled veggies

Grilled Beer Chicken with grilled veggiesLight up the grill for a great summer meal! This dish is very easy with a small amount of prep. The husband was raving about having it for lunch leftovers. I had never grilled chicken legs before, so I was a bit nervous for an over/under cook on them, but they came out great. The recipe doesn’t say exactly how much long to cook them, but I did about 30 minutes on medium to low heat on my gas grill. I made sure to turn them about every 5-7 minutes or during breaks from preping my side.

Grilled Beer Chicken recipe replicated from Jania & Mary at Recipe Mothers, found here.

Grilled Veggies:

2 medium zucchini

1 small pkg white button mushrooms

4 oz cherry tomatoes

1 small red onion

1/2 cup olive oil

juice of 1 small lime

1 tsp garlic powder

1 tsp onion powder

1 tsp black pepper

2 tsp dried parsley

salt to taste

Slice zucchini into 1/3 inch circles, then clean mushrooms and remove stems and finally peel and cut onion into similar sized pieces. Place all veggies into a gallon size bag. Mix together olive oil, lime juice and seasonings. Pour marinade mixture over veggies and mix well.

I skewered my veggies and cooked right next to my chicken. You could also roast them in the oven at 400 degrees for 15-20 minutes.

The result | Success! – great summer meal.

 

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