Asian Inspired Honey-Glazed Chicken Drumsticks

It can be a challenge to eat at Chinese restaurants when you are abiding by the Paleolithic lifestyle. But this Asian-inspired chicken is a great substitute for take-out! Serve with a salad and egg drop soup.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 8 hours 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 2 lbs. chicken drumsticks
  • 1 Tbsp. melted coconut butter
  • 1⁄4 cup lemon juice
  • 3⁄4 cup honey
  • 1 tsp. sesame oil
  • 3 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1⁄2 tsp. ground ginger


  • Score the drumsticks by slicing into the skin but not through to the meat. Place the chicken drumsticks in a greased 4-quart slow cooker.
  • In a glass measuring cup whisk together the melted coconut butter, lemon juice, honey, sesame oil, garlic, and ginger.
  • Pour the honey sauce over the drumsticks. Cook on low for 8 hours.