Easiest Teriyaki Marinade Ever

Easiest Teriyaki Marinade Ever


"This fabulous, quick and easy teriyaki marinade is great for all meat types and kabobs. It works especially well with pork chops. The longer the meat marinates, the better it will taste!"


2 h 10 m servings
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  1. In a medium bowl, mix water, brown sugar, soy sauce, garlic, and cinnamon. Place desired meat in the mixture. Cover, and marinate in the refrigerator at least 2 hours before grilling as desired.
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  1. 235 Ratings


I buy the cheapest beef I can find, pound it out really thin and cut it into strips about 1 1/2" wide and 8-9" long. Put the strips into a ziploc with this marinade overnight and put the strips ...

This marinade is excellent. I used this to broil steaks two weeks ago. When I told my husband we were having steak tonight, he told me to use "that marinade you used a couple weeks ago". Awesome...

Very good recipe! Add a little less sguar though. I added a dash of groudn black pepper and a table soon of lime juice for a tangy flavor and it worked great! Add a tablesppon or so of cornstart...

This is good! I added some ginger, not because I anticipated that it needed any, but because I LOVE ginger. It is really easy and I will definitely use it again. I used reduced sodium soy sauce,...

An excellent Teriyaki Marinade. I replaced the 1/3c of water with beer (helps tenderize the meat, and the alcohol evaporates during cooking) and added a spritz of lemon juice to balance out the...

I prepared this marinade as stated -- the taste was wonderful. I've used it on chicken and pork. Both turned out great!

Awesome marinade - easy and delicious! I prepared just as directed, the cinnamon gave it a great flavor I didn't expect!

SUPERB!! I used this on boneless center-cut pork chops and added a little lemon juice and a couple dashes of pepper, as others suggested. Marinated for 6+ hrs and threw them on the grill. Simpl...

This was very yummy Joanne. My family loves teriyaki chicken, and since I had some relatives visiting, I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to try out this recipe. I went ahead and u...