Margarita Chicken

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 154.0
  • Total Fat: 1.5 g
  • Cholesterol: 68.4 mg
  • Sodium: 77.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 5.4 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.3 g
  • Protein: 27.5 g

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Number of Servings: 8


    4 Chicken Breast, bone and skin removed
    1 C. Lime Juice
    1C. Lemon Juice
    3 Tbsp fresh cilantro, chopped
    1 Fl. oz. Tequila


1. Cut chicken breast in half by pressing firmly on the top of the breast and inserting the knife on the thickess part of the breast and sliding it down ward
2. Combine all other ingredients in a large shallow bowl.
3. Place chicken down in the bowl and marinate for 2 hours on one side and flip for a addition 2 hours.
4. After its done marinating bake in oven on 375 for 15 minutes or grill it for 20 minutes on low heat top shelf.

Makes 8 servings

Number of Servings: 8

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user PAINTEDSKIES.

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  • Incredible!
    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
    Terrific! The chicken was so moist and tasty. Great with a homemade salsa on the side or to mix with a salad. Adds a lot of flavour. - 8/20/07

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    THIS WAS GREAT!!! the chicken nice and moist and full of flavor. Can't tell it's low in fat and cals. - 8/13/07

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  • Incredible!
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Served it with brown rice with tomatoes, black beans, and pico de gallo- DELICIOUS! And the leftovers make great burritos, just go easy on the cheese and sour cream. - 2/8/11

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  • Good
    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
    I read this recipe and it sounded very good so I think that me and my roommate will try it. - 8/27/07

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  • Incredible!
    It tastes good and healthy - 8/21/07

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