Easy Chicken Teriyaki

Easy Chicken Teriyaki

33 reviews, 4.7 star(s). 97% would make again

Ready in 20 minutes; part of 10 Quick and Easy Chicken Dishes collection

This is a very easy recipe for all you teriyaki chicken lovers!

"This was a big hit in my home. In a home of particular eaters a recipe that leaves everyone licking their fingers gets a big two thumbs up. I used drumsticks and thighs. I also marinated them in the mixture for a couple hours. I might add honey next time and bake it in the oven to give the skin a sweet taste and crispy texture."


4 ea Chicken breast boneless & skinless halves
1 teaspoon olive oil
1/2 cup Water
1/3 cup Soy sauce
1/3 cup Brown sugar
1 clove Garlic; minced
White rice; cooked

Original recipe makes 4



In a medium skillet cook and shred the chicken

Add oil to pan and warm the shredded chicken over medium heat.

Combine the water, soy sauce, brown sugar and minced garlic and bring to a boil.

Cover, reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes. Serve over white rice.


I love teriyaki chicken and this recipe is great! I use low-sodium soy sauce in place of regular soy sauce to cut the salt content way down.

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Ended up using noodles and diced chicken but the flavor was good. Bit salty but that's all to do With he Soy sauce I guess. Next time im going to try adding broccoli and might try crumbing the chicken



very good, i added snowpeas of course and thai chile sauce, excellent

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Overall pretty good however I thought that sauce was a little too sweet. Still enjoyed my dinner...and it was easy to make!
kayla_mcinnis 4m ago

I really enjoyed this! I added sliced green onions and a tsp of honey as others suggested to the sauce. I marinated chicken breast pieces and salmon in it for about 30min and then baked it at 375 for 15-20 min. It turned out delicious on both with lots of flavor and both were moist.
Fergcx1 8m ago

Delicious!!!!!! I think the directions are a little confusing when making it but it turned out great! Will definitely make again!
georgia_eleftheriou 8m ago

Quick and easy meal to make. I make this when I really don't want to cook but we have to eat lol
wintred 9m ago

Great flavor. Easy to prepare.
Bc4209 9m ago

It's amazing hahahahahaha
jill_chipman_penn 9m ago

This was very easy and quick. My 3 kids all under 6 did not like it but my husband and I did very much. I would double the sauce recipe and add scallions to it as well.
bsalemie 9m ago

I JUST made this and it is a hit with the hubby and my toddler! I will be adding this to my dinner rotation. Very simple and easy. Hubby, who NEVER comments on anything, even likes it. U know it's a winner if HE commented on it Lol!
Vic0313 10m ago

I just made this for supper and we all liked it. I had to double the recipe because I used more chicken. I will make this again because it was so quick & easy.
susieq_64 1y ago

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