Quick Garlic-Basil Marinade


Pressed on time but refuse to sacrifice on flavor? This easy chicken marinade is your solution!


  • 3 to 4 pounds Smart Chicken

  • ¼ cup extra virgin olive oil

  • ¼ cup balsamic vinegar

  • 1 tablespoon chopped garlic

  • 1 tablespoon chopped basil

  • Kosher salt and freshly cracked black pepper


In a medium bowl, mix the oil, vinegar, garlic, and basil and whisk to combine. Pour in a sealable bag. Season chicken with salt and pepper and transfer to the bag. Massage until chicken is covered. Marinate in the refrigerator for 20 minutes to 1 hour.