This Sesame Ginger Lime marinade is one of my family’s all-time favorites. Sweetened with a touch of maple syrup, the savory flavors of toasted sesame oil and ginger the perfect complement to any asian inspired meal.
Chicken thighs prepared with this sesame ginger lime marinade are delicious addition to asian inspired salads for an easy summer meal. Or use this simple asian-inspired marinade for a delicious one pan roasted sesame ginger chicken and vegetable meal.
Easy Make-Ahead Sesame Ginger Marinade!
I often double the ginger soy lime marinade recipe. Freezing chicken already marinaded makes for a quick and easy week-night dinner. Just thaw the chicken and grill!
Sesame Ginger Lime Marinade Recipe
Nutrition Information: Yield: 1 Serving Size: all
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 211 Total Fat: 14g Saturated Fat: 2g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 11g Cholesterol: 0mg Sodium: 1027mg Carbohydrates: 21g Fiber: 1g Sugar: 13g Protein: 3g
Tested and delicious soy sauce substitutions:
- Gluten-free marinade: use Tamari in place of low sodium soy sauce
- Paleo marinade: use coconut aminos as a substitute for tamari or soy sauce
- Whole30 compatible marinade: omit the maple syrup and use coconut aminos instead of tamari
Quick & Easy sheet pan meal using this delicious Sesame Ginger Marinade:
Other delicious and healthy marinades you may enjoy:
Originally published in Sept, 2017, this recipe has been updated with enhanced instructions and refreshed photos.