Homemade Jerk Chicken

The best Jamaican Jerk Chicken including oven and grilling instructions! It’s incredibly flavorful thanks to hours of marinating in a vibrant and deliciously seasoned marinade.

And who can resist that light char and crave-able spicy kick? A must-try the recipe!

Done right, jerk chicken is one of the great barbecue traditions of the world, up there with Texas brisket and Chinese char siu. It is Jamaica to the bone, aromatic and smoky, sweet but insistently hot.

This recipe Easy to make And is so tasty.


6 chicken thighs bone and skin on

3 green onions from tip to tail with root trimmed

1/2 yellow onion

1/2 jalapeno pepper de-seeded and de-veined

1/3 cup soy sauce

1/4 cup distilled white vinegar

2 tablespoons vegetable oil

1 tablespoon brown sugar

2 teaspoons thyme

1/4 teaspoon ground cloves

1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg

1/4 teaspoon ground allspice


Add the chicken thighs to a large skillet and brown them on medium-high heat on both sides for 3-5 minutes.

In a food processor add the green onions, onion, jalapeno, soy sauce, vinegar, vegetable oil, brown sugar, thyme, cloves, nutmeg, and allspice, and puree until smooth.

Add the chicken to the slow cooker skin side up and pour the sauce over the chicken.

Cook on low for 8 hours.

And Enjoy…!

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