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Grilled Honey Jalapeno Lime Chicken Breast

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Resting Time 3 hours
Servings 6 servings
Author Jazzmine from Dash of Jazz

Ingredients

  • 4 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breast
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • sea salt to taste
  • black pepper to taste
  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 3/4 cup honey
  • 4 zest and juice of 4 limes
  • 1/2 jalapeno chopped
  • 1/4 onion chopped
  • 4 cloves garlic minced

Instructions

  1. Using a whisk or large fork, mix all ingredients except for chicken in a bowl until uniform to make marinade.

  2. Place chicken breast in a large zip-top bag and pour in marinade.

  3. Place bag on countertop or in refrigerator and allow chicken to marinate and thaw for at least three hours.

  4. When ready to cook, remove chicken breasts from bag and cook on heated grill for about 10 minutes. Flip and cook an additional 8-10 minutes or until internal temperature reaches 165 degrees.

  5. Allow chicken to rest for 10-15 minutes before slicing/serving.