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Cilantro-Lime Marinated Grilled Chicken

Marinated for hours in a flavorful lime cilantro marinade and then thrown onto the grill, this extra-juicy chicken delivers a punch of irresistible summer flavors!
Prep Time 2 hours
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 2 hours 15 minutes
Servings 4 -6 servings

Ingredients

  • Juice and zest from 2 limes
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon coconut sugar or brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2-1/2 lbs chicken breasts

Instructions

  • Place first seven ingredients in food processor and pulse several times until smooth. Place chicken in a plastic bag and pour marinade over top. Refrigerate chicken and let it marinate at least 2 hours or overnight.
  • Remove chicken from bag and discard marinade. Grill chicken over medium-high heat until juices run clear, about 15 minutes. Serve immediately warm.