El Pollo Loco Grilled Chicken Copycat Recipe - On The Primo G420

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Apr. 02, 2018

My version of El Pollo Loco's grilled chicken! This recipe was inspired by the grilled chicken served up in Sinaloa Mexico.


For marinade:
Rice vinegar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Lime juice 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Orange juice 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Pineapple juice 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Ancho chile powder 2 Teaspoon
Paprika 2 Teaspoon
Ground cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
Ground allspice 1/4 Teaspoon
Ground cayenne 1/4 Teaspoon
Ground cloves 1/4 Teaspoon
Ground coriander 1/4 Teaspoon (cilantro seeds)
Garlic 6 Clove (30 gm) , mince
Canola oil 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Tumeric powder 1 Teaspoon
Kosher salt To Taste
Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
Chicken 5 1/2 Pound
Safflower 1/8 Teaspoon


Please watch the video for directions!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 80 Minutes
Ready In: 80 Minutes
Servings: 8