Lebanese Grilled Garlic Chicken – Farrouj Mashwi Recipe

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The kitchen (The Home of Delicious Arabic Food Recipes) invites you to try Lebanese Grilled Garlic Chicken – Farrouj Mashwi Recipe. Enjoy the Lebanese Cuisine and  learn how to make Lebanese Grilled Garlic Chicken – Farrouj Mashwi.

This is an excellent chicken dish from Lebanon, especially if you’re a garlic lover. It’s easy to make and uses all healthy ingredients.

Type Chicken
Level Easy
Prep Time 20 Minutes
Total Time 3 Hours 45 Minutes
Yield 6 Servings

Tools You Will Need:

1 large Ziploc bag
Mortar and pestle or food processor
1 large bowl
1 tsp


1 lb whole chicken cut up, gizzards discarded
1 lemon, freshly squeezed juice
½ cup of extra virgin olive
½ tsp sumac
6 cloves garlic
½ tsp salt


1. Take each piece of chicken and make several cuts through each piece against the grain to the bone so that marinade can be completely absorbed.

2. Using a food processor or mortar and pestle, grind the garlic up into a paste.

3. Add lemon, salt and olive oil and mix thoroughly until creamy.

4. Put chicken and garlic mixture in the large Ziploc bag and massage bag to fully cover the chicken with the mixture.

5. Marinate for 3 hours or more in the refrigerator.

6. Grill chicken over a medium flame and cook until done – when juices run clear (about 10-15 minutes on each side).

Best Served With: Toum

Source www.amideastfeast.com

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