Grilled Margarita Chicken Breasts

Recipe by shelbyrose
READY IN: 35mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a medium bowl, whisk together lime peel, lime juice, olive oil, tequila, salt and cayenne.
  • Place chicken breasts in a large resealable plastic bag.
  • Pour marinade into bag; seal and refrigerate 1 hour, turning occasionally.
  • Heat a barbecue grill to medium.
  • Remove chicken from bag; pour marinade into a small saucepan.
  • Bring to a boil and boil for 1 full minute.
  • Grill breasts, skin side down, for 8 to 12 minutes.
  • Turn and baste with marinade.
  • Continue to grill and baste until chicken is no longer pink in the center and juices run clear.
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