Posts Tagged ‘Citrus Cilantro Chicken’


February 1, 2012

Cilantro Citrus Chicken Recipe

Cilantro Citrus Chicken Recipe
This post contains affiliate links. See my disclosure policy for more details.

I have been resisted buying a food processor for years. I don’t know why really. Maybe I thought a blender was good enough. Or maybe I thought my cupboards didn’t need yet another gadget. But last week, when I wanted to try a recipe that called for 12 (yes 12!) chopped garlic cloves, I broke down and bought one. I’ve used it twice since then and I have to say, it is very handy! It is actually inspiring me to try new things. I’ve found that I really like creating marinades using things that I have on hand. On tonight’s menu, Cilantro Citrus Chicken Recipe.

Ingredients

4 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts (butterfly if they are really big)

Marinade:
1/2 of a white onion
2 gloves of fresh garlic
1/4 cup lemon juice
1/4 cup lime juice
2 tbs white vinegar
2 tbs dried parsley
2 tbs cilantro (or more if you love the stuff as much as I do!)
1 tbs thyme
1 tbs olive oil
Dash of fresh ground pepper

Directions

Combine all marinade ingredients in food processor. Blend on high for 1 minute or until smooth. Place chicken in a zip lock bag and cover with marinade. Allow chicken to sit in fridge for 6-12 hours. Grill on BBQ til done.

What kitchen gadgets inspire you to cook? Any must-have tools you can’t live without?

Sign up for my email newsletter to get recipes like this delivered to your inbox!


          

For 18 years, I've been finding the best bargains
the Internet has to offer.

Learn more about Karen.