Grilled Lemon - Lime
Makes 4 to 6
Prep Time: 10 min.
Marinade Time: 2 to 6 hrs.
Grilling Time: 10 min.
You want to rinse the
chicken breast under cold water. Then
pat dry with paper towels.
place the breasts in a non-reactive container (either plastic, glass,
ceramic, or other non-metallic material).
You may use a plastic zip lock bag also.
In a small mixing bowl,
combine the vegetable oil, lemon juice, lime juice, lemon peel, lime peel,
garlic, cilantro, salt, and pepper. Pour
lemon-lime mixture into bowl or plastic bag.
Cover or seal and place in a refrigerator.
Marinade in refrigerator between 2 to 6 hours (the longer the
better). You want to turn the
chicken breast occasionally.
Prepare a medium-hot
grill fire and well oiled.
Take the chicken out of
marinade. Make sure you discard the marinade. Place the breast on the grill and cook 5 to 6 minutes on each
You only want to turn
once. Total cooking time is 10
You can test by
cutting into the breast. You do
not want any signs of pinkness.
For a picnic, you want to
take breast out of marinade and place in a plastic bag.
Place in ice chest. When
the grill is ready, just take them out of the ice chest and grill.