Southwest Grilled Chicken with Ham and Potato Hash

Make this super easy Southwest Grilled Chicken with Ham and Potato Hash that is loaded with flavor. Learn how to make a delicious Southwest rub!


For the Chicken:

  • 1/4 cup Kosher salt
  • 2 tablespoons of garlic powder
  • 2 tablespoons of onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon of cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon of smoked paprika
  • 1 teaspoon of red pepper flakes
  • 2 split chicken breasts
  • 6 chicken thighs
  • 3 tablespoons of olive oil

For the Hash:

  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 1 peeled and small diced sweet potato
  • 6 peeled and small diced small yukon potatoes
  • 1 seeded and small diced red bell pepper
  • 1 seeded and small diced green bell pepper
  • 1/2 pound of trimmed and rough cut green beans
  • 1/2 pound of small diced ham
  • 1/2 cup of sliced green onions
  • Kosher salt and fresh cracked pepper to taste


  1. In a small bowl mix together all of the dry seasonings and once it is combined take 2 tablespoons and add it to a large bowl, reserve the rest of the rub. Next, place in all the chicken and oil and coat completely until covered on all sides with oil and seasonings.
  2. Place the chicken on a hot grill (400°) and cook on all sides until the chicken is done, about 15 to 20 minutes. Once cooked, remove from the heat and set aside.
  3. In a large saute pan with olive oil on high heat, add in all of the hash ingredients and saute for 4 to 6 minutes or until everything starts to become caramelized. Once brown finish in the oven on 400° for 6 to 8 minutes or until everything is cooked.
  4. Serve the chicken along with the hash.