Cilantro Lime Chicken
Cilantro Lime Chicken (Whole30 Paleo) - a simple 5 ingredient marinade, full of flavor and easy to make. Great for freezing as well! | tastythin.com
Prep Time1 hr
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time1 hr 10 mins
Servings: 4 servings
- 1-1 1/2 lbs boneless skinless chicken breasts
- 3 tablespoons avocado oil (or olive oil)
- 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
- 1 teaspoon lime zest
- 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
- 1/2 teaspoon cumin
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
- 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
Combine oil, lime juice, zest, salt, cumin, garlic, and cilantro in a small bowl. Whisk well.
Place chicken breasts in a glass dish or ziploc bag. Pour marinade over chicken and marinate for at least one hour in the refrigerator.
Preheat grill (or grill pan). Grill chicken 4-5 minutes per side, until cooked through and no longer pink.
Calories: 289kcal | Protein: 36g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 108mg | Sodium: 488mg | Potassium: 629mg | Vitamin A: 65IU | Vitamin C: 2.1mg | Calcium: 8mg | Iron: 0.8mg