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Agave lime cilantro grilled chicken breast skewers recipe

Posted at 10:55 AM, Jan 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-29 12:17:30-05

Prep Time 1 hour

Cook Time 10 minutes

Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes

Servings 4


· 1/2 cup tequila

· 1/2 cup olive oil

· juice of 2 limes

· 1 tsp salt

· 1/2 tsp pepper

· 1 tsp onion powder

· 2 cloves of garlic chopped

· 2 tbsp agave nectar honey will work as a substitute

· 1 bunch of cilantro roughly chopped (can omit if you're a member of the "cilantro tastes like soap camp")

· 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts


1. in a medium mixing bowl whisk together the tequila, olive oil, lime juice, salt, pepper, onion powder and agave nectar

2. add in the garlic and cilantro

3. pour into a gallon sized zip top baggie

4. add in the chicken breast and allow to marinate for at least 1 hour

5. preheat the grill to medium high heat

6. place chicken on the grill and allow to cook for 5 minutes

7. flip to cook the other side for another 5 to 6 minutes or until the chicken reaches an internal temperature of 160 degrees F