Lemon Pepper Chicken Tenders

READY IN: 16mins
Recipe by dicentra

This is super easy and an excellent quick dinner.

Top Review by katie in the UP

Lemon is my favorite flavor...this is a great recipe!! I served it with your Lemon/poppyseed noodles recipe#162183 wonderful!! Thank you for another recipe that we will be using again and again!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat the grill over medium high heat.
  2. In a shallow dish, combine lemon zest and juice with extra-virgin olive oil. Reserve 1/4 of the marinade.
  3. Coat chicken tenders in marinade and season generously on both sides with coarse black pepper. Season chicken tenders lightly with salt.
  4. Cook tenders in 2 or 3 batches, a single layer, in a very hot grill.
  5. Chicken tenders will cook 3 minutes on each side. Transfer to a serving platter and brush with the reserved marinade.

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