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Herbed Citrus Chicken

Rated as 4.29 out of 5 Stars

"This recipe is to die for! Even folks who don't care for chicken always ask for seconds."
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20 m servings
Original recipe yields 2 servings


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  1. In a bowl, combine the first seven ingredient; mix well. Pour 3 tablespoons marinade into a resealable plastic bag. Cover and refrigerate remaining marinade; add chicken to the bag. Seal bag and turn to coat; refrigerate for at least 3 hours or overnight.
  2. Drain and discard marinade. Grill, uncovered, over medium heat or broil 6 in. from heat for 5-7 minutes on each side or until juices run clear; basting occasionally with reserved marinade.


  • Nutritional Analysis: One 1-1/4 cup serving equals 191 calories, 8 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 66 mg cholesterol, 359 mg sodium, 2 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 26 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3-1/2 lean meat.


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Most helpful positive review

Super easy. Great for something healthy and quick. I used Montreal Chicken spice instead of Seasoned Salt. Awesome Recipe. Thanks.

Most helpful critical review

it was ok. i love lemon but i found this to be a little too strong. idk if we will make this again.

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Super easy. Great for something healthy and quick. I used Montreal Chicken spice instead of Seasoned Salt. Awesome Recipe. Thanks.

Very good and very easy - I used lime juice and olive oil. I cut the seasoned salt down to 1/2 tsp. and used minced garlic from the jar vs. garlic powder. I also added 1/4 cup of orange juice ...

Enjoyed this. I made this exactly as written n the chicken had a lot of flavor.

Mmmm! This marinade is SO good! I made this for a bridal shower where we had a salad bar. I used olive oil and marinated the chicken overnight, then grilled and sliced it to use as a salad toppi...

My husband, kids, and I really liked this. The only thing I changed was to add some lime zest to it. I made extra marinade and used it the next day with the leftover chicken in a chicken pasta...

i agree with mina86

This was tasty. I didn't have basil, so I used italian seasoning and added fresh cilantro. Also used both lime and lemon juice. Will definitly use again. Thanks!

Since I have a garden full of fresh herbs I used this recipe as a starting point. I went a little crazy picking a few too many herbs but just had to use them all. In a bowl I combined the zest ...

This was a very interesting yet tasty chicken. I won't make it too often because it isn't amazing, but it is very good to have when you get bored of the other great chicken recipes.