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19 Easy Marinades That Will Make Everything More Delicious

These basically do the cooking for you.

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1. Piri Piri Marinade

Perfect if you live nowhere near a Nando's. Get the recipe here.

2. Margarita Marinade

Idea: Drink a margarita while you throw together the marinade. Get the recipe here.

3. Four-Ingredient Honey Balsamic Marinade

homemadehooplah.com

Get the recipe here.

4. Mustard Rosemary Marinade

kalynskitchen.com

You must(ard) try this marinade. Get the recipe here.

5. Yogurt Marinade With Aleppo Pepper

Get the recipe here.

6. London Broil Tofu Marinade

Make your tofu taste like steak. 👏 Get the recipe here.

7. Quick Greek Marinade

This marinade only needs 30 minutes to make your chicken flavorful AF, so it's basically instant gratification. Get the recipe here.

8. Coconut Curry Marinade

The best use yet for coconut oil? Probably. Get the recipe here.

9. Thai Peanut Pineapple Marinade

carlsbadcravings.com

Bonus: This marinade doubles as an awesome sauce on the side. Get the recipe here.

10. Sweet Chili Sauce Marinade

chocolatemoosey.com

As beautiful as it is delicious. Get the recipe here.

11. Jamaican Jerk Marinade

cookingmaniac.com

Get the recipe here.

12. No-Fail Lemon Chicken Marinade

You can also try brushing this on veggies before tossing them on the grill. Get the recipe here.

13. Chimichurri Marinade

peanutblossom.com

Just be sure to save some to drizzle on top at the end. Get the recipe here.

14. Spicy Citrus Mojo Marinade

barefeetinthekitchen.com

Make extra to stock in the freezer! Get the recipe here.

15. Korean BBQ Marinade

Salty, smoky, and oh-so-sweet. Get the recipe here.

16. Coffee and Soy Marinade

spicysouthernkitchen.com

Truly ~buzz~-worthy. Get the recipe here.

17. Paleo Italian Dressing Marinade

Get the recipe here.

18. Lemongrass Ginger Marinade

shockinglydelicious.com

Fresh ginger = chicken that isn't boring. Get the recipe here.

19. Red Enchilada Sauce Marinade

gimmesomeoven.com

More chicken should taste like enchiladas. Get the recipe here.