This zippy chicken dish is delicious to the taste buds and even better for the waistline. My husband and I are trying to shed a few pounds before we go on a cruise and this recipe is perfect for the diet. Just add some veggies or a salad and your good to go. Kids love it too!
Spicy Lime Chicken
From: Brit @back pocket creations
Time: 3 minutes prep time, 15 minutes cook time
1 1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp black pepper
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
1/4 tsp paprika
1/2 tsp garlic powder
1/4 tsp onion powder
1/2 tsp dried thyme
1/2 tsp dried parsley
6 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves
or 12-14 boneless, skinless chicken tenders
3 Tablespoons Olive Oil
1. In a small bowl, mix together salt, pepper, cayenne, paprika, garlic powder, onion powder, thyme and parsley. Sprinkle generously on both sides of chicken breasts.
2. Heat olive oil in a large heavy skillet over medium heat. Saute chicken until golden brown, about 4 to 5 minutes on each side.
3. Sprinkle chicken with juice from 2 limes and continue cooking for about 4-5 minutes, coating the chicken evenly with the lime juice.
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