Cambodian grill lemongrass Chicken Recipe

January 15, 2023  Cambodia Recipe Avatar
Cambodian grill lemongrass Chicken Recipe

Delicious Cambodian grill lemongrass Chicken Recipe is very popular in Asian countries like Cambodian, Thai and Vietnam. This Asian disk is made from chicken marinated with lemongrass and grilled. Garnish with rice paper, lettuce, cucumber, bean sprouts, mint, and ground peanut.


2 1/2 lbs of chicken, breast, leg, thigh, wing whatever you like
1/4 cup of water
11/2 tablespoon of brown sugar
2 tablespoon of oyster sauce
2 tablespoon of soy sauce
1 tablespoon of fish sauce
1 tablespoon of lime juice
1/2 cup of lemongrass
1 tablespoon of galangal
5 cloves of garlic
3 kaffir lime leaves shredded
1 tablespoon of crush red pepper or ¼ t of black pepper (optional for spicy)
1/4 cup of roasted crush peanuts (optional some people like it)

Directions to make Cambodian grill lemongrass Chicken Recipe

  1. In a mortar pound lemongrass, galangal, garlic, kaffir lime leaves to paste
  2. In a big bowl marinate the chicken with lemongrass paste and the rest of the ingredients with ¼ cup of water to it. It is best to marinate the chicken over night.
  3. If you use chicken legs don’t take out the skin is the best part of lemongrass grill chicken
  4. Grill the chicken on medium heat until it is done. Serve lemongrass chicken with pickle cucumber or Thai sweet and chili sauce and cooked rice.

Serve it with rice or bread.

Thank you and enjoy it.


Related Recipe: Grilled Lemongrass Beef Skewers Recipe

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 2

Calories Per Serving: 1102

% Daily Value
Total Carbohydrate ‏38g 14%
Cholesterol ‏437mg 146%
Total Fat ‏26g 33%
Saturated Fat ‏6g 30%
Dietary Fiber ‏2g 7%
Protein ‏171g 342%
Sodium ‏2077mg 90%
Sugars ‏26g 52%


30 min


15 min




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