Turn that barbecue into an event to remember with our Tequila-Lime Chicken recipe. Our Tequila-Lime Chicken is a zesty and spicy recipe that really pops!
What You Need
Original recipe yields 4 servings
1/2 cup KRAFT Zesty Lime Vinaigrette Dressing
1/4 cup tequila
1 Tbsp. honey
1 fresh jalapeño pepper, cut lengthwise in half, seeded
2 cloves garlic
1 tsp. lime zest
1/4 tsp. ground red pepper (cayenne)
4 boneless skinless chicken thigh s (1 lb.)
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Please use alcohol responsibly.
Let's Make It
Heat grill to medium heat.
Blend all ingredients except chicken in blender until smooth. Reserve 1/2 cup dressing mixture for later use.
Grill chicken 5 min. on each side. Turn; grill additional 6 to 10 min. or until done (165ºF), turning and brushing occasionally with remaining dressing mixture for the last 3 min. Meanwhile, cook reserved dressing mixture in saucepan until heated through.
Transfer chicken to plate; drizzle with reserved dressing mixture.
Substitute additional 1/4 cup dressing for the tequila.
Prepare using boneless skinless chicken breasts.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g
Saturated Fat 2.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 8g
Dietary Fibers 0g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.