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Grilled Chili Lime Chicken Tacos

By: Abbie Brooks from appetiteforenergy.com
Updated July 16, 2018
Grilled Chili Lime Chicken Tacos
Grilled Chili Lime Chicken Tacos

"Probably the best recipe for Grilled Chicken Tacos you will ever try! Spicy chicken with a zesty avocado salsa and drizzled with sour cream dressing is your ultimate gluten-free, low-carb summer grill recipe. Ready in 30 minutes... For the taco – use a nice large lettuce leaf such as romaine (Cos) or iceberg to place the filling into or use a low-carb tortilla. Grilled chicken tacos can be cooked on a grill pan on the stove top instead of on a grill or BBQ. Cook for 3-4 minutes per side on medium-high heat."

Skip the chili or add less to reduce the spiciness, especially if cooking for kids (or add more for a bigger kick)
Grilled chicken tacos can be cooked on a grill pan on the stove top instead of on a grill or BBQ. Cook for 3-4 minutes per side on medium-high heat.
Instead of using a jalapeño pepper, bottled jalapeños can be used. Substitute 1/4 cup of bottled jalapeño for 1 chili.
For the taco – use a nice large lettuce leaf such as romaine (Cos) or iceberg to place the filling into
Try low-carb tortillas for a more filling option. Note that these tortillas are not usually gluten-free.
If using low-carb tortillas, they can be heated in a dry hot pan for a minute or so per side.

Serves4 People

Preparation Time10 min

Cooking Time20 min

Ingredients

  • 1 (1-pound) boneless skinless chicken tenderloins
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 cup Lime juice, divided
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 large avocado
  • 1 cup grape tomatoes
  • 1 small jalapeno pepper, seeded & diced
  1. Preheat grill to 400 F (200c)

  2. Toss chicken with olive oil, 2 tablespoons of lime juice and seasonings until well coated

  3. Place chicken on grill and cook until internal temperature reaches 165 degrees F (75 C), flipping once

  4. While chicken cooks cut avocado into chunks and slice tomatoes in half or quarters

  5. Toss tomatoes, avocado and diced jalapeño with 1 tablespoon lime juice and 2 tablespoons of chopped cilantro

  6. Add sour cream, remaining cilantro and remaining 1 tablespoon lime juice to a blender and blend on high until smooth

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This is the perfect meal for summertime and I love that it's so easy to make! I don't recall ever having lime in my tacos and I've never been much of a lime kinda gal, but I've never met a taco I didn't like or want to gobble up. The sour cream cilantro lime mixture sounds super flavorful and rich at the same time and I'm betting it'll be amazing with the rest of the ingredients and some homemade corn tortillas. Yum!

These look so good! I love chili lime seasoning.

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