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#1 FomoJnr

Posted 04 February 2013 - 01:51 PM

I'm getting a bit tired if my same old marinades for chicken, pork etc.
What is your favourite recipe pleeeease? biggrin.gif

#2 Jax12

Posted 04 February 2013 - 01:57 PM

I'll be stalking this thread too.

I generally just throw in whatever's in the pantry: soy, worcestershire sauce, garlic, seeded mustard, honey, lemon, oil and herbs in any combination/quantity  ph34r.gif

#3 Sancti-mummy

Posted 04 February 2013 - 01:58 PM

My go to standard is a bit of honey, a bit of minced garlic, a bit of soy sauce - ziplock bag with the meat and move on with my life.

#4 Fluster

Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:01 PM

I found this one - http://allrecipes.com.au/recipe/978/beef-o...n-marinade.aspx - very good.  If you add extra honey it makes a terrific child-friendly stir-fry sauce.

#5 niggles

Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:04 PM

Ginger (minced), sesame oil, honey and coriander.

Ginger, soy and orange juice is amazing on scallops.

#6 FurryTongue

Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:08 PM

soya sauce, worchestire sauce (and oyster sauce if I have it), tomato sauce/paste, honey, ginger, garlic, sambal olek or chilli, lemongrass and whatever herbs I can grab from the garden, chicken stock or beef stock  (depends on the meat). Plus some water so it is not too salty and strong with  the sauces.
Throw a bit of everything in but LOTS of garlic, ginger and fresh herbs.
I make a living out of marinading meats and I do pretty well out of it!
Forgot to add a tablespoon of vegetable oil!

Edited by pitterpatter3, 04 February 2013 - 02:09 PM.

#7 cathstash

Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:13 PM

i never measure and can't remember quantities but this is great for pork ribs and chicken wings. cook it longer than you think and it will be lovely and sticky; approx 1cup plum jam, minced garlic, 1/2 cup tomato sauce, 1/4 cup worcestershire sauce, 1/2 cup brown sugar, 1/4 cup malt vinegar.

#8 SisterMaryElephant

Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:14 PM

I love this cranberry marinade for lamb.

#9 crayons

Posted 04 February 2013 - 03:40 PM


Love this one

#10 Alacritous~Andy

Posted 04 February 2013 - 03:41 PM

A lovely marinade for lamb (or omit oil and use to season lamb mince to make meatballs):

- 1tspn cumin
- 1/2tspn cinnamon
- 1tspn dried mint
- lemon zest
- oil

#11 joykey

Posted 04 February 2013 - 09:25 PM

My two favourites, lazy as:

Equal parts sweet chilli sauce, soy sauce and hoisin sauce,


Garlic, ginger and soy sauce and marmalade (proportions to taste).

I have used both of these on beef, chicken, pork and fish.

#12 FomoJnr

Posted 07 February 2013 - 05:28 AM

Thanks ladies, these are excellent!!! I'm off to make something quickly now before I head off to work.

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