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Blackened Beer-Brined Chicken Breasts

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Blackened Beer-Brined Chicken Breasts

Ingredients

  • 2 cups apple cider
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup kosher salt
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 tablespoon whole peppercorns
  • 1 teaspoon whole cloves
  • 4 bone-in, skin-on chicken breasts
  • 2 12-ounce bottles dark or amber beer
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne (optional)
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