Lime-cumin-jalapeno Grilled Chicken Breasts

Lime-cumin-jalapeno Grilled Chicken Breasts

4 reviews, 4.5 star(s). 100% would make again

Ready in 45 minutes

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"Very, very good recipe. Consider pairing with a good guacamole dip to start, serve with margaritas on the rocks. Enjoy!"


3 tablespoon Lime Juice; Fresh Squeezed
1/2 cup Canola oil
1 teaspoon Cumin; Ground
1 Jalapeno Chile
1 Bay Leaf; Fresh Is Best
2 Sage Leaves; Fresh Is Best
1/4 teaspoon Salt
1 dash Black Pepper; freshly ground
*** CHICKEN ***
4 large Chicken Breasts; Skinless, Boneless

Original recipe makes 4



Place all marinade ingredients in blender jar and blend to uniform mixture. Make diagonal slits with sharp knife about 1/8" deep and 1/2" apart on bothsides of each breast. Place chicken breasts in non-metallic dish and coverwith marinade. Cover dish with plastic wrap and place in refrigerator. Letbreasts marinate for 2 hours, turning every 1/2 hour. Prepare grill and letcoals get covered with light gray ash. Just before putting chicken breasts ongrill, add some dry hickory chips to the coals. Grill until inside of breastsare just done, check with fork or remove when internal temperature is 160F. Donot overcook. Remove breasts from grill and let stand for 5 minutes beforeserving. Serving suggestion: with Spanish rice and fresh green beans. Alternate serving suggestion: Julienne breasts and add to a fancy lettuce andspinach salad. Use a spicy Italian dressing with seasoned croutons. Recipeby: Bill Wight Posted to bbq-digest by wight~~at; on Sep 9, 1998,


Very Tasty

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Lime-Cumin-Jalapeno Grilled Chicken, Macaroni Salad, and Blue Moon Margarita! Superb!

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Love this marinade. Adds so much to the chicken
jafkitchen 2y ago

Very good and easy to make.
patrickgrady1 2y ago

Very, very good recipe. Consider pairing with a good guacamole dip to start, serve with margaritas on the rocks. Enjoy!
stevemur 11y ago

Very Tasty
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