Peri-Peri Chicken

Peri-Peri Chicken



High cal Calories 560kcal

High fat Total Fat 44g

High sat-fat Saturated Fat 10g

High chol Cholesterol 172mg

High sodium Sodium 746mg

Low carbs Total Carbohydrate 10g

Serving size 296g Calories from fat 393kcal Fiber 2g Protein 32g Sugar 5g
4 servings


  • 4 tablespoon olive oil
  • 4-10 bird’s eye chili, depends on the heat level of your choice
  • 4 cloves garlic, or 1 1/2 tablespoon garlic powder for a thicker consistency
  • juice of 1 lemon (about 1/4 cup)
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 4 chicken legs
  • extra sea salt, optional


  1. In a blender combine everything except the chicken and the extra salt, blend until very smooth.
  2. Score chicken legs with a knife a few times.
  3. Pour 1/3 cup of the sauce over chicken and toss well. I sprinkle a few dashes of extra salt on top of chicken. Marinade the chicken at least 1 hour or overnight.
  4. Grill your chicken or bake.
  5. To bake, preheat the oven to 425ºF
  6. Place chicken on a baking pan lined with foil, spray with oil,and place chicken. Bake for 15 minutes, turn over, baste with extra sauce, and continue to bake for another 10 minutes or until chicken is cooked and browned.
  7. Serve with extra sauce on the side.

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