January 15, 2018   By Kelly Bejelly

garlic lime chicken

 

It’s amazing how simple this Garlic Lime Chicken recipe is.  Seriously, you wouldn’t think a couple of spices and chicken on the grill could be so tasty.   I swear I put this on the table, walked away for a minute, and most of it was gone! Thankfully it takes only 15 minutes to make so I was able to make more before I went hungry.

This recipe is super versatile.  You can use leftovers in a quick stir-fry, chicken salad sandwiches and in a lettuce wrap.   The possibilities are endless.

garlic lime chicken

Garlic Lime Chicken

Course: dinner
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 222 kcal
Author: Kelly Bejelly


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Ingredients

Instructions

  1. n a small bowl, mix together the spices with a spoon until well combined.
  2. Sprinkle the mixture equally over both sides of the chicken and set aside.
  3. In a large skillet over medium high heat, melt the coconut oil and then add the
  4. chicken breasts.
  5. Sauté chicken until golden brown, about 6 minutes on each side. Add in the
  6. lemon juice and cook for 3 to 4 minutes and serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts
Garlic Lime Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 222 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g 20%
Saturated Fat 9g 45%
Cholesterol 72mg 24%
Sodium 131mg 5%
Potassium 418mg 12%
Total Carbohydrates 0g 0%
Sugars 0g
Protein 24g 48%
Vitamin A 0.7%
Vitamin C 4.4%
Calcium 0.6%
Iron 2.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

 

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8 Comments

  • January 17, 2018 at 7:12 am

    Looks lovely – love the flavours of lime and garlic with anything, including chicken!

  • January 17, 2018 at 8:02 am

    That looks so simple and flavorful. My kids and husband would love this, and it’s inspiring to think about the sides to go with it!

  • January 17, 2018 at 1:41 pm

    Simple. Easy. Delicious. My kind of chicken recipe. The fam is going to love it.

  • January 19, 2018 at 7:07 am

    Wow! Garlic + Lime + Chicken… some of my fave flavor combos! Can’t wait to try!

  • January 22, 2018 at 10:20 am

    Damn these look great. Perfect for taco bowls and over some cauli rice!