Margarita Chicken Recipe

Looking for an easy Margarita Chicken recipe? Learn how to make Margarita Chicken using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by eerm115

Makes 4 servings



Grilled Chicken

Recipe Ingredients for Margarita Chicken

4 chicken breasts, boneless, skinless
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
1/2 cup lime juice, freshly squeezed
1/2 cup orange juice
1/2 cup tequila
1/4 cup cilantro, chopped fresh
4 cloves garlic, minced
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper

Recipe Directions for Margarita Chicken

  1. Rinse and dry chicken breasts and sprinkle with kosher salt.

  2. In a glass bowl, mix lime juice, orange juice, tequila, cilantro, garlic and cayenne pepper.

  3. Marinate chicken breasts in the margarita marinade for 1 hour to overnight, depending on how much you like the tequila flavor

  4. Grill chicken breasts over medium coals until juices run clear, around 5-6 minutes per side

  5. Serve with sliced avocado and corn salad

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 94.4g
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Amount Per Serving
Calories
96
Calories from Fat
1
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
0.1g
0%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
293mg
12%
Potassium
118mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
6.9g
2%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
3.1g
Protein
0.5g
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 43%
Calcium 1% Iron 1%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
95% confidence
D
  Good points
  • No saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
  • Contains alcohol
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