Tequila Lime Chicken

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 10
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 340.3
  • Total Fat: 3.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 136.9 mg
  • Sodium: 1,100.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 7.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.9 g
  • Protein: 55.2 g

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Based on recipe from Barefoot Contessa Based on recipe from Barefoot Contessa
Number of Servings: 10


    Tequila, 1 cup
    Lime Juice, 1.5 cup (9-10 limes)
    Orange Juice, 1 cup (4 oranges)
    Chili powder, 2 tbsp
    Jalapeno Peppers, 2 peppers (chopped and seeded)
    Garlic, 6 cloves minced
    Salt, 4 tsp
    Pepper, black, 2 tsp
    Chicken Breast, no skin, 10 breast, bone and skin removed


Combine the tequila, lime juice, orange juice, chili powder, jalapeno pepper, garlic, salt, and pepper in a large bowl. Add the chicken breasts and refrigerate. Let marinate overnight.

Heat outdoor grill and grill chicken approxmately 15 minutes.

Number of Servings: 10

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MANDY6488.

Member Ratings For This Recipe

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    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Fantastic flavor and easy to tweak for smaller portions - 9/6/07

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    Great for the grill. - 7/3/08

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    Awesome! The chicken was so moist. YUM-O - 10/7/07

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    I was making it for my parents who can't eat anything real spicy so I cut the chili powder in 1/2 and omitted the jalepeno's. Rave reviews from everyone! - 7/28/07

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    I made this for my family and it was soo good and they asked for the recipe. - 7/10/07