These quick and simple grilled drumsticks are guaranteed to be a favorite at your next BBQ, thanks to a simple yet tasty spice rub. The greatest salty, smoky, and juicy taste with a crisp exterior! Want to cook some wings but don’t want to make them spicy? Try out this simple recipe—great, and it’s for kids too!

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Simple Grilled Drumsticks Recipe

Nothing compares to this easy recipe for grilled chicken drumsticks. Chicken drumsticks with traditional taste, crispy skin, and tender, fall-off-the-bone meat will take center stage. Easy to prepare and cook, yet still has all the exquisite taste that everyone at the BBQ will like!
Prep Time 4 hours
Cook Time 20 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 12


  • 1/3 Cup Soy Sauce
  • 1 Cup Ketchup
  • 3/4 Teaspoon Ground Ginger
  • 4 Teaspoon Honey
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 3 Lbs Fresh Chicken Drumsticks


  • Combine all the ingredients in a stainless steel bowl, except the chicken.
  • Pour 1 cup of the mixture into a plastic bag. Add the chicken, close the bag, and flip the pieces to coat them completely.
  • Refrigerate for four hours while chilling the remaining marinade.
  • Clean the chicken, then turn the grill to medium.
  • For 10 minutes, grill covered drumsticks over low heat.
  • Grill the drumsticks for 10 minutes over indirect heat, turning and basting as you go. Serve.
Keyword Chicken