Chipotle Lime Chicken

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Lou Kostura

By
@lkostura

I use thighs for this however, you can use whatever you choose. This is a very easy and cost efficient recipe to feed a crowd.

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This grilled chicken is fantastic! The chipotle brings the heat and smokiness to this dish. We love how the beer helps tenderize the chicken and makes it super moist. Brown sugar and agave nectar add just a hint of sweetness. We let ours marinate for 48 hours and used skinless, boneless chicken thighs. This recipe turned out delicious and definitely feeds a crowd. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
10-12
Prep:
24 Hr
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Barbecue

Ingredients

  • 24
    chicken thighs
  • 1-2 can(s)
    chipotle in adobo (puree in food processor)
  • 10
    limes; juiced
  • 1/3 c
    minced garlic
  • 3 12oz. bottle
    beer
  • 1 c
    agave nectar
  • 2 Tbsp
    parsley flakes
  • 1/4 c
    kosher salt
  • 1 Tbsp
    coarse ground black pepper
  • 1/4 c
    granulated onion powder
  • 2
    yellow onions; quartered
  • 1/2 c
    brown sugar

How to Make Chipotle Lime Chicken

Step-by-Step

  1. Marinate chicken in all ingredients 24-48 hours.
  2. Grill on indirect heat until done. Baste with marinade.
  3. For the last 5 minutes cook over direct heat to caramelize.

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About Chipotle Lime Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Healthy



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