Citrus Marinated Grilled Chicken



Citrus Marinated Grilled Chicken

Picture yourself on a warm summer evening, the sun setting in the distance, and the tantalizing aroma of Citrus Marinated Grilled Chicken wafting through the air. This recipe is a burst of flavor and the perfect choice for a backyard barbecue or a family dinner.

Ingredients

  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1/2 cup fresh orange juice
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Salt and black pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. In a bowl, whisk together the orange juice, lemon juice, garlic, olive oil, honey, oregano, salt, and pepper.
  2. Place the chicken breasts in a resealable plastic bag and pour the marinade over them. Seal the bag and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes, or preferably overnight.
  3. Preheat your grill to medium-high heat and lightly oil the grates.
  4. Remove the chicken from the marinade, allowing any excess to drip off, and grill for 6-8 minutes per side, or until the chicken is cooked through and has beautiful grill marks.
  5. Once done, let the chicken rest for a few minutes before serving. Garnish with fresh citrus slices for an extra burst of flavor.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Serves: 4

Citrus Marinated Grilled Chicken is a juicy and flavorful dish that combines the zesty goodness of citrus fruits with the charred perfection of grilled chicken. The marinade infuses the meat with a delightful blend of sweet and savory flavors, making it a crowd-pleaser at any gathering.

Nutrition Information: Calories: 250, Fat: 8g, Carbohydrates: 12g, Protein: 30g

Picture your family and friends savoring each bite of this Citrus Marinated Grilled Chicken, and the conversations flowing as you enjoy a meal together. It’s a recipe that not only fills your belly but also warms your heart. Make this your go-to dish for those memorable summer evenings.

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