Grilled Honey Garlic Chicken Drumsticks

Your family won’t mind getting their hands dirty while devouring these tasty chicken drumsticks. Ready in about 35 minutes, this recipe is a great option for busy nights. Pair with steamed broccoli and brown rice for a well-rounded meal!

Serves: 8Prep: 10 minutesCook: 25 minutesTotal: 35 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 small yellow onion, diced
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1⁄2 cup honey
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 tablespoons chicken broth
  • 1 teaspoon cornstarch
  • 2 1⁄2 pounds chicken drumsticks


  • In small saucepan over medium heat, sauté onion in olive oil until tender. Add in soy sauce, honey and garlic.
  • In small bowl, stir together chicken broth and cornstarch. Pour mixture into saucepan and stir until incorporated. Heat until thickened.
  • Heat grill to medium-low heat, around 350°F. Keeping lid closed as much as possible, cook drumsticks over direct heat 10 minutes, flip and continue cooking 10 more minutes, until internal temperature reaches at least 165°F.
  • Brush soy sauce mixture over drumsticks and continue to cook 1-2 minutes.