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How to Make Grilled Cilantro Lime Chicken. Cilantro lime chicken is a classic Southwestern favorite. Not everyone likes cilantro though, so if that's you, change it up a bit and try adding grated fresh ginger to the marinade instead.
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To get started with this particular recipe, we must prepare a few ingredients. You can have chipotle cilantro lime grilled chicken using 11 ingredients and 6 steps. Here is how you cook it.
The ingredients needed to make Chipotle Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken:
- Prepare 4 pounds chicken legs- (12 legs)
- Prepare As needed salt and pepper
- Make ready 2 ounces oil
- Take 2-3 tablespoons chipotle peppers in adobo sauce (add 2 two start and if you want more add more after you taste it :)
- Prepare 4 cloves garlic
- Prepare 4 tablespoons cilantro leaves only
- Take 1 each lime- zested first…. then juiced – add both to the marinade
- Get 1 teaspoon oregano
- Get 2 teaspoons brown sugar
- Get 3/4 teaspoon salt
- Prepare 1/2 teaspoon paprika
Preparation Prepare grill for cooking over direct heat with medium-hot charcoal (moderate heat for gas). This Chipotle Lime Chicken is so easy to make, and you probably already have most all the ingredients. Such a healthy meal, with hardly any preparation. In a medium size bowl, mix together the olive oil, lime juice, soy sauce, cilantro, chipotle chili powder, minced garlic, honey, and salt until.
Instructions to make Chipotle Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken:
- Season chicken legs lightly with salt and pepper.
- Puree (In a blender for 2 minutes) the remaining ingredients and marinade the chicken legs for at least 4 hours up to the day before.
- Take the chicken out of the marinade and reserve the remaining marinade for later
- On a clean and well lubricated grill with a medium to medium high heat grill until the chicken reaches 170 degrees internal temperature.
- As you grill it towards the end, brush with the leftover marinade let cook additional 5 minutes to insure it is fully cooked.
- You also can grill for about 10 minutes and get the color and grill marks. Then finish in A 350 degree oven for 20 minutes or until they reach 170 ⁰ F. internal temperature.
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