Foster Farms Jamaican Jerk Chicken with Cabbage, Apple & Fennel Slaw

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It's a great way to spice up chicken! The At Home Chef Lisa Glickman joined us to share her recipe for Foster Farms Jamaican Jerk Chicken with with Cabbage, Apple and Fennel Slaw. Foster Farms chicken is locally raised, without hormones and always fresh, never frozen. You can find it at your local Fred Meyer store.

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This segment sponsored by Foster Farms.

Foster Farms Jamaican Jerk Chicken with Cabbage, Apple and Fennel Slaw

  • 2 lbs Foster Farms Free Range Boneless Chicken Thighs

Jerk Marinade:

  • 1/2 cup flavorless oil (vegetable, canola or avocado)
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 1 bunch green onions, chopped into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 large clove of garlic
  • 1 habanero pepper, seeds removed if desired
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh Thyme
  • 1 teaspoon ground allspice

Blend all marinade ingredients in blender until smooth. Pour over chicken and allow to marinate for several hours or overnight. Heat grill to high heat. Place chicken on grill and turn down to medium heat. Cook chicken until nicely browned. Continue to cook on indirect heat for an additional 20-30 minutes until thoroughly cooked.

For the Slaw:

  • 1/2 large cabbage, shredded or chopped
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 fennel bulb, sliced thin on a mandolin
  • 1 small apple, julienned
  • 1 red pepper, cut into 1/2-inc dice

Dressing:

  • 1/3 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/3 cup cashew cream (or sour cream)
  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper

Add cabbage to bowl and toss with salt. Allow to sit for 10-15 minutes while preparing the other ingredients. Mix all dressing ingredients in a small bowl. Add apple and fennel to cabbage and mix together. Add dressing and toss to coat. Store in refrigerator until ready to use.