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Grillen Mojito Lime Chicken

Grilled Mojito Lime Chicken

  • Author: krazykitchenmom
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 35 minutes
  • Yield: 2-4 servings 1x


Turn chicken breasts into a flavor bomb with four simple ingredients. Just add white rum, olive oil, honey and lime just for the perfect Grilled Mojito Lime Chicken


  • 2 chicken breasts
  • 11/2 ounces white rum (you can also sub dark rum)
  • 2 TBS Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 2 TBS honey
  • Juice of 2 grilled limes
  • Zest of 1 lime
  • 2 additional limes, sliced in half and grilled
  • Cilantro for garnish


  1. Slice all limes in half.
  2. On an indoor or outdoor grill, grill limes, face down on medium heat for 10-15 minutes checking them frequently so they char but do not burn.
  3. Cool limes for about 10 minutes
  4. In a zip-top bag, combine rum, olive oil, honey, and lime juice (from two of the grilled limes) and lime zest.
  5. Add chicken breasts.
  6. Marinate chicken for 15-30 minutes in the refrigerator.
  7. Grill chicken breast until they are firm and begin to char.
  8. Slice chicken against the grain and serve with soft tortillas or rice and beans side dish.