Citrus Herb Grilled Chicken

PREP TIME

15

MINS

IDLE TIME

2-4

HOURS

COOK TIME

.5

HOURS

PELLETS

Gold

BLEND

SERVES

4-6

PEOPLE

INGREDIENTS:

  • 1 bunch of fresh cilantro
  • 1 medium Red Onion
  • 1 tablespoon fresh cracked Black Pepper
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 4 Chicken Breasts
  • 5 cloves of garlic
  • Juice of 3 lemons

Citrus Herb Grilled Chicken is the perfect main course for hot summer days. This is a versatile recipe for grilled chicken that can be use on a variety of different dishes for a big impact in flavor. The mixture of citrus and fresh herbs will give your grilled chicken a flavorful taste explosion that people are not soon to forget. Robust fresh flavors and an easy to follow recipe. You can serve this chopped on a salad, with a bed of rice and melody of grilled vegetables for a health meal the whole family can join.  Green Mountain Grills approved and of our favorite recipes to get people started on pellet grilled chicken.

Marinade

  • Juice of 3 lemons
  • 1 bunch of fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 5 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 medium Red Onion, minced
  • 1 tablespoon fresh cracked Black Pepper
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Preparation

  • Rinse and dry the Chicken breasts.
  • Add Marinade ingredients together.
  • Add Chicken to Marinade and put in the refrigerator for 2 – 4 hours.
  • Set the grill to about 325°.
  • When the grill reaches temperature add the Chicken breasts directly from the marinade to the hot grill.
  • Grill each side of the chicken breast for 8 minutes; make sure they are not pink in the middle after cooking.

Serve this savory grilled chicken dish with a side of Long Grain Rice and green beans for a healthy, balanced meal.

Citrus Herb Grilled Chicken

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