A Wonderful Marinade for Chicken Drumsticks – Recipe

Marinade is a savory sauce in which meat, fish, or a vegetable is soaked to enrich its flavor or to tenderize it. 

In this marinade, one of the ingredients used is lemongrass/citronella grass; lemongrass is a tropical plant from South Asia and Southeast Asia, it has a subtle citrus flavor and aroma, and is widely used as a culinary and also as medicinal herb.

A Marinade for Chicken Drumsticks - Recipe
Chicken Drumsticks (A Wonderful Marinade for Chicken Drumsticks – Recipe in masalahealth.wordpress.com)

The Recipe:

Quantity: 5 chicken drumsticks

  • Prepare a marinade of :

2 tbsp. of white cooking vinegar,

¼ tsp. of turmeric powder,

1 tbsp. of finely sliced pieces of lemongrass greens,

Finely mashed pieces of 8 garlic cloves,

Smidgen the mixture with salt – according to preference of taste.

  • Marinate the chicken drumsticks for at least ½ an hour in the marinade, before deep frying the chicken drumsticks for about 5 minutes in medium heat in adequate quantity of rice bran oil.


The blend of white cooking vinegar and garlic provides the chicken drumsticks wonderful flavour, and lemongrass greens offer a distinct freshness.

Wishing You a Very Wonderful Day

Another chicken fry recipe to indulge in : masalahealth.wordpress.com/malvani-chickenfries – Chicken fries are yummy treats, and I increased its lusciousness with the spice of malvani garam masala 

Chicken Fries: masalahealth.wordpress.com/malvani-chickenfries

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