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Pesto Grilled Chicken Drumsticks

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Ingredients
  Chicken drumsticks 1 3⁄4 Kilogram (12 Pieces)
  Olive oil 1 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon
  Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm), crushed
  Butter 125 Gram, softened
  Pesto 2 Tablespoon (Bottled)
Directions

Make deep diagonal cuts across each chicken drumstick.
Combine oil, juice and garlic in Large bowl; add chicken, coat with oil mixture.
Combine butter and pesto in small bowl; press two-thirds of the pesto mixture into cuts and all over chicken.
Place chicken under heated grill; cook, brushing with remaining pesto mixture occasionally, until browned all over and cooked through.
Brush chicken with pan juices just before serving.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Grilling
Ingredient: 
Chicken
Interest: 
Quick

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3280 Calories from Fat 1690

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 190 g292.7%

Saturated Fat 84.4 g421.8%

Trans Fat 1.6 g

Cholesterol 1616.2 mg538.7%

Sodium 1814.1 mg75.6%

Total Carbohydrates 9 g2.9%

Dietary Fiber 0.43 g1.7%

Sugars 0.9 g

Protein 362 g724.9%

Vitamin A 82.6% Vitamin C 124.1%

Calcium 25.2% Iron 102.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Pesto Grilled Chicken Drumsticks Recipe