Cilantro Lime Chicken with Avocado Salsa

Juicy chicken blends with the tang of a freshly chopped salsa made of cilantro, onions and cool, creamy avocado. Lime and cilantro top it all with the tropical flavors and zing.

Ingredients

Cilantro Lime Chicken:

4 boneless chicken breast

¼ cup lime juice

2 tablespoons olive oil

¼ cup fresh cilantro

½ teaspoon ground cumin

Salt to taste

 

Avocado Salsa:

4 Avocados, mashed

½ Cup fresh cilantro, chopped

3 tbsp. lime juice

½ Red Onion, chopped

1 Garlic clove, pressed

½ Green Chilly (Optional)

Salt to taste

 

Instructions

Chicken Lime Cilantro

  1. In a small bowl, add ¼ cup of lime juice, olive oil, ¼ cup of fresh cilantro, ground cumin, and salt. Whisk until mixed.
  2. Mix chicken and marinade in a bowl and cover it. Let it rest for 30 minutes.
  3. Preheat grill to medium high heat. Place chicken on grill and grill each side for 4-6 minutes till cooked.
  4. Remove chicken from grill and top with avocado salsa and serve

Avocado Salsa

  1. Mix mashed avocado, ½ cup fresh cilantro, 3 tablespoons lime juice, red onion, garlic clove, chilly and salt to a small bowl.
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