Grilled Chicken Sandwiches W/ Cilantro Lime Mayo

Recipe Rating:
 4 Ratings
Serves: 4
Prep Time:
Cook Time:
Cooking Method: Grill

Ingredients

4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
olive oil
taco seasoning
2/3 c light mayo
2-3 Tbsp cilantro, chopped (more or less to taste)
1 clove garlic, minced
1-2 limes, juiced (more or less to taste)
salt and pepper, to taste
sliced red onion
lettuce leaves
sliced avocado
sliced tomato
8 slice rustic bread

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Lauren Mitchell Recipe
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Member Since Oct 2010
Lauren's notes for this recipe:
This was a spur of the moment idea that turned out great, super fast and healthy.
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This sandwich is downright scrumptious! The combo of grilled chicken, lime and taco seasoning is terrific. It will definitely be a regular on our summer menu!

Directions

1
For Mayo: In a small bowl combine mayo, cilantro, garlic and 1/2 of the lime juice (more or less to taste) and salt and pepper. Cover and refrigerate while you prepare the rest of the meal.
2
For chicken: Butterfly chicken breast by slicing throught the middle horizontally to cut almost in half. Open out flat. Brush lightly with oil, sprinkle with a pinch of taco seasoning on each side and salt and pepper to taste.
3
For outdoor grilling: Grill over medium hot coals for about 3 minutes per side or until chicken is opaque with no trace of pink.
4
For indoor grilling: Preheat broiler, broil 3 minutes per side or until opaque or preheat a ridged grill pan to medium heat and cook 3 minutes per side until opaque.
5
Just before the chicken is done squirt with remaining lime juice.
6
Lightly toast bread on the grill about 30 seconds to 1 minute. Assemble your sandwiches topped with avocado, lettuce, onion, tomato and of course the cilantro lime mayo. Enjoy!
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user Kristin Miller Kk723 - Apr 29, 2011
Those look and sound really yummy. Sounds like a good laid back weekend dinner menu item!
user Lauren Mitchell laurenboyd2113 - Apr 29, 2011
Thanks and they only take 15 minutes or less from start to finish, beat that Rachael Ray!
user Donna Thiemann Angelfoodie - Apr 29, 2011
Lauren I am Dee from the What's cooking group. This looks so good and I want to thank you for posting this! It looks great and I bet it tastes even better! I am saving this for sure and cannot wait to try it!
user Lauren Mitchell laurenboyd2113 - Apr 29, 2011
Thanks, you'll love it I promise...it's sooo good!

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