Chipotle Lime Chicken

Summer is almost here, and the grill is officially out from hiding. We have just the perfect grilling recipe that we know you will love! This Chipotle Lime Chicken is so easy to make, and you probably already have most all the ingredients. Such a healthy meal, with hardly any preparation. So fire up that grill and try this chicken that will change your life.

Serves: 4-6

Chipotle Lime Chicken

2 hr, 20 Prep Time

20 minCook Time

2 hr, 40 Total Time

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  • 4-6 chicken breasts
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/2 cup lime juice
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 2 teaspoons chipotle chili powder
  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • salt to taste
  • 2 limes for garnish and extra zest


  1. In a medium size bowl, mix together the olive oil, lime juice, soy sauce, cilantro, chipotle chili powder, minced garlic, honey, and salt until well combined.
  2. Set about 1/2 cup of the marinade aside.
  3. Place the chicken breasts in the marinade and let soak for about 2-6 hours in the refrigerator.
  4. Heat grill to medium-high heat, and place chicken on.
  5. Baste grilling chicken with the half cup of marinade that was set aside.
  6. Grill until the chicken is done all the way through, and the outsides are dark golden brown.
  7. Serve with fresh lime, and enjoy!

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3 Responses to “Chipotle Lime Chicken”

  1. susan scmitt
    Haven't tried this recipe but sounds good. My comment is in the list of ingredients it say 2 lemons for garnish and extra zest but at the end of directions it states "serve with fresh lime and enjoy". Which is it -lemon or lime?

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