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Grilled Cilantro Lime Chicken Recipe

Easy Grilled Cilantro Lime Chicken recipe is quick to make for a meal that is juicy and full of flavor. 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Marinate1 hr
Total Time1 hr 40 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Cilantro Lime Chicken
Servings: 4
Calories: 315kcal
Author: Robyn Stone



  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs
  • 3/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro divided
  • 5 large limes divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • pinch cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Stone House Seasoning
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil + more for brushing grill


  • Add chicken to a zip top freezer bag.
  • Whisk together 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro, 2 tablespoons lime zest, 1/4 cup lime juice, ground cumin, cayenne pepper, Stone House Seasoning, and olive oil. Pour over the chicken. Remove as much air as possible as your seal the bag. Store in the refrigerator for at least an hour to marinate.
  • To cook, preheat grill or grill pan to medium heat. Brush with olive oil. Remove the chicken from the marinade, discarding the marinade, and place onto the grill or grill pan. Cook for 3 minutes on one side and then turn. Cook until the chicken reaches 165º F when checked with an internal meat thermometer. Tranfer the chicken to a platter and top with 1 tablespoon more of lime juice and remaining chopped cilantro.


Calories: 315kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 49g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 145mg | Sodium: 847mg | Potassium: 937mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 310IU | Vitamin C: 27.9mg | Calcium: 39mg | Iron: 1.6mg