Hawaiian Style Teriyaki Chicken


4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
1 cup teriyaki sauce
1/4 cup pineapple juice
2 tablespoons soy sauce
2 tablespoons brown sugar
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 teaspoon grated fresh ginger
1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes (optional)
Pineapple slices for garnish
Chopped green onions for garnish
Cooked white rice or noodles for serving


1- In a mixing bowl, whisk together the teriyaki sauce, pineapple juice, soy sauce, brown sugar, minced garlic, grated ginger, and red pepper flakes (if using).

2- Place the chicken breasts in a shallow dish or zip-top bag. Pour the teriyaki marinade over the chicken, ensuring it’s fully coated. Marinate in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes, or overnight for more flavor.

3- Preheat your grill or grill pan over medium-high heat. Alternatively, you can use an oven broiler.

4- Remove the chicken from the marinade, reserving the excess marinade for later. Grill the chicken for about 6-8 minutes per side, or until cooked through and juices run clear. Baste with the reserved marinade occasionally while grilling.

5- Remove the chicken from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes. Slice it into thin strips.

6- In a small saucepan, bring the remaining marinade to a boil over medium heat. Allow it to simmer for 5 minutes or until slightly thickened.

7- Serve the grilled teriyaki chicken over cooked white rice or noodles. Drizzle the thickened marinade over the chicken and garnish with pineapple slices and chopped green onions.

Enjoy the flavors of Hawaii with this delicious Hawaiian Style Teriyaki Chicken. It’s perfect for a summer barbecue or any occasion. Share this recipe with your friends and tag someone who loves Hawaiian-inspired dishes!

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