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Grilled Drumsticks with Onion Marmalade Recipe

Date: September 26, 2019

At the British Columbia Chicken Marketing Board, we know how important it is to find simple recipes that the whole family will enjoy. That is why we have compiled a list of some of our favourite chicken recipes as a part of our Buy BC initiative, including our easy-to-make grilled drumsticks with onion marmalade recipe.

Grilled Drumsticks with Onion Marmalade

If you are looking for a delicious chicken recipe that can be prepped and cooked in as little as 30 minutes, grilled drumsticks with onion marmalade is the perfect choice for feeding a family of four. Grilled drumsticks with onion marmalade allows the deeper flavour of the chicken’s dark meat to shine through, while the marmalade, made primarily of caramelized onions, provides the perfect sweet-tart complement. With only a 10-minute prep time and a 20-minute cook time, this simple chicken recipe provides a quick and easy meal that is healthier and provides more protein than hotdogs.

Grilled Drumsticks with Onion Marmalade Ingredients

In order to make this simple chicken recipe, you will need:

  • Chicken drumsticks
  • Garlic
  • Soy sauce
  • Chicken broth
  • Fresh ginger
  • Brown sugar
  • Vegetable oil
  • Yellow onion
  • Red onion
  • Shallots
  • Red wine
  • Sugar

View the full recipe.

Developed by Executive Chef Philippe Wettel

This grilled drumsticks with onion marmalade recipe was developed by Executive Chef Philippe Wettel. As a native Frenchman, Chef Philippe Wettel refined his culinary skills in France under the tutelage of the famous French Chef Michel Guerard before moving to Chicago, Illinois. During his time in Chicago, Chef Wettel created some of the most original and exquisite dishes known to the Chicago area.

After gaining experience and knowledge about American cuisine, Chef Wettel returned to France to open his own restaurant in Colmar, Alsace. Here he created innovative dishes for three years, based on his years of learning and hands-on experience, before accepting the position of Chef de Cuisine for Le Baccara restaurant. As Chef de Cuisine, Chef Wettel provided some of the best culinary experiences the Ottawa-Hull region had to offer.

Today, Executive Chef Wettel is part of the Westin Hotels & Resorts’ team of world-renowned executive chefs and oversees all culinary operations for the 484-room property. Executive Chef Philippe Wettel has continued to amaze his clients with epicurean, divine, and memorable culinary experiences.

For more simple chicken recipes with less than 20 minutes of prep time or to learn more about our Buy BC initiative, please get in touch with us online. The British Columbia Chicken Marketing Board is a non-profit organization that monitors and regulates the production and marketing of BC chicken. You can also stay up to date with the latest news by following us on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest.