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Pepper Tequila Lime Chicken

Spice Islands®

Pepper Tequila Lime Chicken


  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 2 hours 25 minutes

6 servings


3/4 cup lime juice

1/2 cup tequila

1/2 cup orange juice

1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro

1-1/2 teaspoons Spice Islands® Crushed Red Pepper

1 teaspoon Spice Islands® Cayenne Pepper

1 teaspoon Spice Islands® Fine Grind Black Pepper

1 teaspoon salt

6 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves


Mix lime juice, tequila, orange juice, cilantro, crushed red pepper, black pepper and salt in large bowl. Add chicken; turn to coat. Cover; place in refrigerator for 1 to 2 hours to marinate.

Prepare grill by lightly brushing grill rack with oil. Remove chicken from marinade; discard any remaining marinade. Grill chicken about 9 to 10 minutes on each side or until no longer pink in the center. Transfer to a platter and serve.

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