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Chipotle Lime Chicken – crazy delicious and juicy grilled chicken recipe made with chipotle chili, lime juice, garlic and cilantro!

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Grilled Chipotle Lime Chicken Breasts recipe.

The Best Grilled Chicken

What is better than chili lime chicken? This ridiculously delicious, absolutely mouthwatering and you-just-want-to-eat-them-off-your-screen chipotle lime grilled chicken. I bet you are hungry just by looking at my pictures here.

Needless to say, my entire fridge is filled with fresh limes, bunches of cilantro and lots of chicken thighs. Good things happen when you marinate chicken (skin-on please) with lots of lime, cilantro, and spice it up with some heat, for example: chipotle chili powder.

This chipotle lime grilled chicken is SO good. The crispy and slightly charred skin, moist, juicy and citrusy chicken meat bursting with the flavors of the marinade, with the signature smoky heat from chipotle chili powder.

Easy and quick Chipotle Lime Chicken with chipotle chili, lime juice, garlic and cilantro in serving dish.

Ingredients for Chipotle Chicken Marinade
Lime juice
Cilantro
Jalapeno
Chipotle chili powder
Garlic
Honey
Olive oil

Homemade oven baked Chipotle Lime Chicken ready to serve.

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Frequently Asked Questions
How do I grill the perfect chicken breast?

Keep at medium heat covered for about 5-7 minutes, then flip it over. Grill for another 5-7 minutes, or until the thermometer reads 165°.

Is it healthy to eat grilled chicken?

Yes, chicken is high in protein and also low in calories. It is very useful in diets working to shed body fat.

Does this recipe have to be grilled?

No. You can make it anytime with a cast-iron grill pan or regular skillet, or bake in the oven for about 20-25 minutes at 400F. The end result is always amazing.

How many calories?

This recipe has 278 calories per serving.

Juicy grilled chicken marinate with chipotle chili, lime juice, garlic and cilantro ready to serve.

What Dishes to Serve with this Recipe?

This meal is best served as the main course. For a wholesome meal and easy weeknight dinner, I recommend the following recipes.

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Chipotle Lime Chicken Recipe


Servings 4 people


Prep Time 15 minutes


Cook Time 10 minutes


Marinate Time 2 hours


Total Time 25 minutes

Chipotle Lime Chicken – ridiculously delicious and juicy grilled chicken recipe with chipotle chili, lime juice, garlic and cilantro! 

Ingredients

Ingredients:


2 – 2.5
lbs
skin on chicken thighs, deboned

Marinade:


1/2
cup
fresh lime juice


1
teaspoon
fresh lime zest


1/4
cup
olive oil


3
tablespoons
fresh cilantro leaves, roughly chopped


1
jalapeño, chopped finely


2
teaspoons
chipotle chili powder, or more to taste


5
garlic cloves, minced


1 1/2
tablespoons
honey


2
teaspoons
salt or to taste


Lime wedges, for serving

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Directions

1

Leave the skin on the chicken thighs but remove the bones by cutting two slits along the sides of the bone. Rinse the chicken with cold water and pat dry with paper towels. Set aside.



2

In a big bowl, whisk all the Marinade ingredients until well combined. Save some of the Marinade for basting. Add chicken to the Marinade, make sure to stir and coat the chicken evenly. Marinate for at least 2 hours.


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3

Fire up the grill, brush a little bit of the Marinade plus the garlic, cilantro and jalapeno on top of the chicken and grill them until they turn golden brown and charred on both sides. Serve immediately with some fresh lime wedges.


Recipe Notes

You may cook the chicken in an oven at 400F for about 20 minutes or until they turn golden brown and charred. You may also cook the chicken on stovetop using a regular skillet or cast-iron grilled pan.

Nutrition Facts

Chipotle Lime Chicken Recipe

Amount Per Serving (4 people)

Calories 278
Calories from Fat 882

% Daily Value*

Fat 98g151%

Saturated Fat 25g156%

Cholesterol 500mg167%

Sodium 1574mg68%

Potassium 1116mg32%

Carbohydrates 12g4%

Fiber 1g4%

Sugar 7g8%

Protein 83g166%

Vitamin A 770IU15%

Vitamin C 14.4mg17%

Calcium 55mg6%

Iron 3.7mg21%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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