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pineapple bbq chicken

Pineapple BBQ Chicken


  • 2 Pounds Chicken thigh (skin-on, and bone in)
  • ½ Cup BBQ sauce
  • 2/3 Cup Pineapple juice
  • 10 Pineapple slices
  • 2 Tablespoons Olive oil
  • 1 Tablespoon Oregano seasoning
  • 1 Tablespoon Garlic powder
  • 1 Tablespoon Onion powder
  • Salt and pepper


  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F
  2. Clean and pat the chicken dry.
  3. Season with ,onion, garlic powders, oregano, salt, and pepper

  4. Place a skillet or an oven proof pan over medium-high heat and add the oil
  5. Add the seasoned chicken and brown both sides. Skin side down first and brown the chicken on both sides.

    pineapple bbq chicken
  6. Get the pineapple and juice ready while the chickens are browning. Remove the chicken after browning on to a clean plate.

    pineapple bbq chicken
  7. Pour the pineapple juice and mix make sure you scrape out all the chicken that sticks to the bottom.

    pineapple bbq chicken
  8. Add the BBQ sauce and mix.

    pineapple bbq chicken
  9. Return the chicken and scoop the sauce over the chicken. Skin side up, scoop the sauce to cover the chicken.

    pineapple bbq chicken
  10. Place the sliced pineapple over the chicken.

    Pineapple bbq chicken
  11. Place the skillet in the preheated oven and bake for 30 minutes or until the chicken is fully cooked. Baste the chicken the sauce half way done or every 10 minutes.

    Pineapple bbq chicken
  12. During the last 5 minutes change the oven to broil and let the pineapple caramelize a little bit.

  13. Remove and serve with mashed potatoes and veggies or rice or any of your choice of side dish.

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  14.  Enjoy! 

    pineapple bbq chicken