GRILLED CHICKEN WITH LEMON, GARLIC & OREGANO
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Recipe type: MAIN
Cuisine: AMERICAN
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Serves: 2-3
 
Ingredients
  • 3 chicken breast ( for thick pieces butterfly or slice and pound evenly)
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. Oregano
  • ½ tsp. Garlic powder
  • 1 tsp. Paprika powder
  • ½ tsp. cayenne pepper
  • 2 tsp. fresh minced garlic
  • Fresh lemon juice of 1 or 2 lemons
  • 1-2 tbsp. oil (right before grilling)
  • Any fresh herb you have on hand add to marinade, like parsley or cilantro
Instructions
  1. Marinade chicken in all ingredients except oil. Marinade covered overnight in refrigerator.
  2. Preheat grill. Mine was preheated to about 400 degrees F.
  3. Set the chicken at room temperature. Cooking cold meats results in tough meat.
  4. Marinade chicken with oil.
  5. Grill the chicken for about 3-4 minutes on each side. If it's bone in chicken time will vary. Internal temperature of chicken should be 165F. If using bone in chicken breast it can take up to 30 minutes on the grill.
Recipe by Cooking With Shazia at https://cookingwithshazia.com/grilled-chicken-with-lemon-garlic-oregano/