asian glazed grilled chicken & asian noodle salad - Color Me Meg

asian glazed grilled chicken & asian noodle salad

asian glazed grilled chicken marinade & salad recipe

in case you were wondering,
my meal planning is going fantastically.

my husband is enjoying real meals [almost] every night,
and i am enjoying building back up a stock pile of recipes…

since we are still on my mom’s month of meals,
both of these recipes came from her,
and they are fabulous.

this is a finger-lickin good marinade,
and would good over rice as well. in fact,
cc wrote it in for next week too…


asian glazed grilled chicken

asian glazed grilled chicken


  • 1/3 Cup soy sauce
  • 1/3 Cup brown sugar
  • 2 Tbsp. lime juice
  • 2 Tbsp. Orange juice
  • 1 Tbsp. Thai style sweet chili sauce
  • 1 teas. Chili garlic sauce (such as Sriracha)
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/4 teas. Curry powder
  • 4 skinless, boneless chicken thighs (i use boobs)
  • 1 package Linguine Noodles, Cooked, Rinsed, And Cooled
  • heads Sliced Napa Cabbage, Or More To Taste
  • heads Sliced Purple Cabbage, Or More To Taste
  • bags Baby Spinach, Or More To Taste
  • 1 whole Red Bell Pepper, Sliced Thin
  • 1 whole Yellow Bell Pepper, Sliced Thin
  • 1 whole Orange Bell Pepper, Thinly Sliced
  • 1 bag Bean Sprouts (also Called Mung Bean Sprouts)
  • Chopped Cilantro, Up To 1 Bunch, To Taste
  • 3 whole Scallions, Sliced
  • 3 whole Cucumbers Peeled And Sliced
  • Chopped Cilantro
  • 1 whole Lime, Juiced
  • 8 Tablespoons Olive Oil
  • 8 Tablespoons Soy Sauce
  • 2 Tablespoons (up To 3 Tablespoons) Sesame Chili Oil
  • 1/3 cp Brown Sugar
  • 3 Tablespoons Fresh Ginger Chopped
  • 2 cloves Garlic Chopped

what to do

1. Place all ingredients in a lg. zip-loc bag and knead ingredients till sugar is dissolved. Place chicken in bag and squeeze out the air, zip the bag closed and refrigerate for 4 hours or overnight.

2. Preheat an outdoor grill for medium low heat and oil the grill.

3. Remove the chicken from the bag, pour excess marinade into a small saucepan , bring to full boil for 1 min. to sterilize the marinade.

4. Grill chicken till no longer pink in middle and showing grill marks, about 25 minutes, basting generously with the sterilized marinade as it grills.

5. Spoon remaining marinade over chicken just before serving.

6. Lick the pan formerly housing the marinade. Don’t even look back.



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About Meg

I am Meg, a photographer and designer and a wish-i-owned-a-house-er. My husband and I are self-declared foodies and LOVE projects. We blog about food and DIY adventures from sunny San Diego with our two cutie kids and have an apparel line at to keep us busy. Email me at [email protected] to work with me!

1 comment on asian glazed grilled chicken & asian noodle salad

  1. Anonymous
    January 30, 2013 at 3:28 am (5 years ago)

    This looks really yummy! Can't wait to try it!