Marinate With Coca-Cola Zero Sugar

Man marinating meat on the barbeque with Coca-Cola Zero Sugar

Why is Coca-Cola Zero Sugar a good marinade?

Founded in 1886, Coca-Cola has been around for almost 130 years, and loving the taste, it’s no surprise that people started to experiment with our drinks in their cooking as well. It’s not only a good marinade because of its unique taste – it goes beyond flavour.

What can you marinate with Coca-Cola Zero Sugar?

There are a number of different recipes that you can consider and generally, we recommend marinating the below in Coca-Cola Zero Sugar for the following amount of time to truly get the best taste:

  • Fish and shellfish – 15-30 minutes
  • Chicken breast, thighs and wings – 2 hours
  • Whole chicken – 4-6 hours
  • Pork – 4 hours
  • Beef – up to 24 hours!

How to marinate with Coca-Cola Zero Sugar

This is where you can spark a bit of creativity!

As well as using Coca-Cola Zero, you can also add some seasoning and herbs to add to the delicious flavour. For example, why not add some fresh thyme to your chicken or for a bit of a kick, add some chilli!

When you’re happy with your marinade, wrap the dish up in tin foil and place it in the fridge, leaving it to soak for the recommended time period.

Then, all that’s left to do is cook it and enjoy the great taste!

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