Grilled BBQ Chicken with Quinoa

Prep time: 
15 minutes
Cook time: 
1 hour
chicken legs

1 ½ cups NOW® Low Sugar Homemade BBQ Sauce + 1 cup to glaze chicken

This quick-and-easy barbeque chicken dish doesn’t get much easier thanks to our Organic Whole Grain Quinoa. Chicken and quinoa combine to create a protein-packed entrée that’s exploding with flavor! Use your own low-sugar BBQ sauce, or use our NOW® Low-Sugar Homemade Barbeque Sauce.

BBQ Chicken:

  1. Preheat grill to 350° F
  2. Marinade chicken legs with homemade BBQ sauce for at least 1 hour.
  3. Place chicken legs on grill for 35 minutes; flip chicken legs occasionally to cook evenly.
  4. Glaze chicken legs with reserved BBQ sauce.
  5. Cook for an additional 10 minutes.
  6. Add your favorite seasonings to the cooked quinoa.
  7. Stir, cover with lid, and steep for 5 minutes. 
  8. Serve warm chicken on top of quinoa and enjoy!


Low Sugar Barbeque Sauce:

Get the recipe for our quick and easy NOW Low Sugar Homemade BBQ Sauce.