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RECIPESarrowGourmet ProductsarrowMiso-Marinated Chicken Kushiyaki
<i>Miso</i>-Marinated Chicken <i>Kushiyaki</i>
  Miso, a fermented soybean paste, is a staple in Japanese cuisine that is often used for soups, seasonings, dressings and sauces. This miso flavored chicken is easy to make and makes a great appetizer too!

Ingredients (makes 8 chicken skewers):

  • 4 chicken thighs, boneless and skinless

For Marinade:

  • 2 Tbsp. red miso
  • 1-1/2 Tbsp. sake (rice wine)
  • 1-1/2 Tbsp. mirin (sweet rice wine)
  • 1/3 tsp. garlic, grated
  • 1/3 tsp. ginger, grated

Tools:

  • 8 bamboo skewers
1

Cut each chicken thigh into 8 bite size pieces.

2

Place miso, sake, mirin, garlic and ginger into a plastic bag and tightly seal the bag, mix squishing the plastic bag.

3

Add chicken pieces to the bag and distribute sauce with fingers over the bag, making sure all areas of chicken are covered. Marinate for at least 1 hour, or up to 24 hours.

4

Soak bamboo skewers in water for 10 minutes or more to prevent burning.

5

After the chicken marinates, wipe off excess liquid from chicken, and skewer 4 pieces onto each skewer.

6

Preheat the Gourmet Roaster for 5 minutes. Add chicken skewers and roast for 15-18 minutes or until cooked through.

7

Serve immediately.