Tequila Lime Grilled Chicken

Serves: 4

Tequila and lime chicken is super quick and easy way to cook up some chicken that is particularly nice in the summer when you can make it on the grill.

Yield: 4 breasts
Prep Time: 15 min, + overnight
Cook Time: 7 minutes


1/4 cup tequila
1/2 cup lime juice
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 teaspoon lime zest
1 jalapeno pepper
2 cloves garlic
1 handfull cilantro
1 teaspoon cumin (toasted and ground)
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
4 halves chicken breasts (boneless and skinless)


1. Puree the tequila, lime juice, oil, lime zest, jalapeno, garlic, cilantro, cumin, salt and pepper in a food processor.
2. Place both the chicken and the marinade in a freezer bag and marinate overnight.
3. Grill the chicken until cooked, about 5-7 minutes per side.

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