Barbecue chicken

Barbecue chicken recipes

Give chicken a delicious charred taste by cooking over barbecue coals. From kebabs and spatchcock to drumsticks and wings, we've got plenty of recipe ideas.

17 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make these family-friendly chicken wraps with lemon, garlic and cinnamon marinade on a barbecue if the sun is shining. Serve in flatbreads with yoghurt

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
42 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A kebab always goes down well at a BBQ, and this Korean chicken with sweet, spicy and sticky glaze is our new favourite. Scatter over spring onions to serve

35 mins
Easy
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0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Discover how to cook BBQ chicken like a pro. The meat falls off the bone, and the marinade has a lovely balance of sweet, salty and spicy flavours

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These barbecued kebabs are big on flavour, but the spice is toned down, so they're great for kids. Offer some chilli sauce on the side for those who like heat, and serve with flatbread

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Try this Thai chicken next time you have a barbecue. The marinade is heady with exotic flavours and lemongrass stalks hold the spatchcocked chicken together

1 hr and 30 mins
More effort
Gluten-free
25 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Struggle to find dishes to cook that take very little time but the whole family will love? Look no further than these chicken and halloumi burgers

15 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.1 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy our sweet and sticky barbecue chicken drummers. Super healthy, serve with our green salad and jacket potatoes to get four of your 5-a-day

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
19 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Add oomph to chicken kebabs with yogurt, Indian spices and chillies. This smoky, flavour-packed tandoori shawarma can be cooked on the barbecue or in the oven

1 hr and 5 mins
More effort
71 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This breezy dish is perfect for the grill or barbecue - and it's low-calorie too

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
9 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

Love chicken wings either on their own or as part of a big barbecue? The sticky maple and butter glaze on these wings adds extra succulence

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Make this easy chicken marinade ahead of a barbecue or before grilling. It brings a lovely vibrant, herby flavour with a hint of garlic to season the meat

5 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
6 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Nothing beats sticky chicken with barbecue sauce. Start in the oven to make sure it's cooked properly, then grill over hot coals for that lovely BBQ flavour

50 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Chicken wings make a perfect platter of finger food to share at a barbecue or party - this nutty spice mix gives a crispy golden coating

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
23 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Butterfly a whole chicken by removing the backbone to keep it juicy during grilling, and flavour with a chilli pepper marinade

50 mins
Easy
11 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Get the kids in the kitchen to prepare this easy BBQ chicken recipe, then assemble together with creamy guacamole on tortilla wraps

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Marinate chicken drummers in aromatic Thai red curry paste and sweet chilli for super tasty fingerfood

55 mins
Easy
26 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Try a spicy twist with your chicken - this dish works well hot or cold - it's also a good source of iron

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
14 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A winner whatever the weather, chuck it on the barbie or just get the grill going - it can't fail

22 mins
Easy
22 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

These sticky burgers can easily be rustled up on a warm evening for a last-minute barbecue

25 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Nothing less than BBQ bliss with these spicy wings and summer side - or bring them in for a satisfying midweek meal kids will love

1 hr
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Small chickens work brilliantly on the barbecue as they are much quicker and easier to cook

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

An ultra-tasty addition to your barbecue meal

1 hr and 20 mins
A challenge
75 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Delicious chicken drumsticks with a sticky soy and honey glaze that can be cooked in the oven or the barbecue - weather permitting

40 mins
Easy
14 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This tangy chicken works well with salad or rice and is delicious both cold and hot

30 mins
Easy
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