Cumin-Lime Chicken with Salsa Recipe

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Submitted by riverast

Makes 4 servings



A simple mixture of cumin, lime juice and garlic adds quite a spark of flavor to grilled chicken. More cumin and lime spike purchased salsa to make the complementary topping. If you have extra time, prepare the chicken in the morning and let it marinate in the refrigerator during the day.

Recipe Ingredients for Cumin-Lime Chicken with Salsa

4 tablespoons lime juice, divided
1 tablespoon ground cumin, divided
1 tablespoon olive oil
3 garlic cloves, minced
20 oz boneless skinless chicken breast halves
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup salsa

Recipe Directions for Cumin-Lime Chicken with Salsa

  1. Combine 2 tablespoons of the lime juice, 1 tablespoon of the cumin, oil and garlic in small bowl. Place chicken in shallow glass baking dish. Sprinkle with salt; spread with lime mixture.

  2. Stir remaining 2 tablespoons lime juice and 1 teaspoon cumin into salsa in small bowl.

  3. Heat grill. Grill chicken, covered, over medium heat or coals 8 to 10 minutes or until no longer pink in center, turning once. Top chicken with avocado; spoon salsa over chicken.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 230.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
330
Calories from Fat
129
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.3g
22%
Saturated Fat
3.4g
17%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
126mg
42%
Sodium
806mg
34%
Potassium
591mg
17%
Total Carbohydrates
6.7g
2%
Dietary Fiber
1.3g
5%
Sugars
2.3g
Protein
42.4g
Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 11%
Calcium 6% Iron 17%
* 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
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin B6
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
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