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Grilled Chicken Drumsticks


EASY grilled chicken drumsticks recipe takes just 4 ingredients and 5 minutes of prep time! These grilled chicken legs are a favorite all grilling season as they are simple, but FULL of flavor.


– 4 cloves garlic – 4 Tbsp. soy sauce – 2 Tbsp. olive oil – 1 tsp. red pepper flakes – 6 chicken drumsticks (about 1 1/2 lbs.)

How to Make Grilled Chicken Drumsticks

Mix chicken marinade


In a small bowl (or right in the ziploc or stasher bags) stir together garlic, olive oil, soy sauce, red pepper flakes.

 Marinate chicken drumsticks

Pour marinade into a plastic bag or stasher bags and then add your chicken legs to the bag. Mix the chicken legs in the bag a bit so they are all covered with the marinade. Let the drumsticks marinate for at least 20 minutes, or overnight.


Grill chicken drumsticks

Preheat grill to 375-450 degrees F. Place chicken legs over direct heat and cook for 15 minutes. Flip over with tongs and cook another 10 minutes, or until the chicken reaches an internal temperature of 185 degrees F.



Rest chicken for 5-10 minutes and dig in. Serve with a fresh salad.