Simple Chicken Marinade for Grilling

reader reviews

“I have made this marinade twice already and it will be a regular in our meal rotation. We served it at a dinner party and everyone asked for the recipe- it was so good!” ~ Barbara

key ingredients:

lime juice avocado oil garlic cloves cilantro sugar salt chicken breasts or thighs

about this recipe

few ingredients easy prep make ahead

Take your grilled chicken  from ordinary to extraordinary with this quick & oh-so-easy cilantro lime chicken marinade. Fresh lime juice and cilantro, zesty garlic, and avocado oil are quickly blended into a marinade that produces juicy, flavorful chicken every time.

STEP 1:

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Gather ingredients.

STEP 2:

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Blend marinade ingredients.

STEP 3:

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Pour water into half of the marinade.

STEP 4:

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Add chicken, toss, & marinate.

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Grill chicken. Let it rest & then slice.

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Top with reserved marinade & serve.

1. Freeze the marinade and uncooked chicken together for a super easy meal. Simply thaw and cook when you're ready. 2. Meal prep this chicken. Once cooked, the chicken will keep well in the fridge for up to 3-4 days, in a sealed container.

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