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Garlic & Lime Grilled Chicken Skewers

Garlic & Lime Grilled Chicken Skewers

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These flavor-packed, grilled chicken skewers are on the table in just 20 minutes...you'll get great flavor fast by using picante sauce seasoned with garlic and a squeeze of fresh lime juice.

serves 4 people

Ingredients

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  • 1 1/4

    pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast halves

  • 3/4

    cup Pace® Picante Sauce - Medium

  • 1

    tablespoon vegetable oil

  • 1

    tablespoon lime juice

  • 1/4

    teaspoon garlic powder or 1 clove garlic, minced

  • 1/2

    teaspoon  ground cumin

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How to Make It

Place the chicken between 2 pieces of plastic wrap. Pound the chicken to 1/2-inch thickness, using a meat mallet or a rolling pin. Season the chicken as desired.  Cut lengthwise into 1-inch strips. Stir the picante sauce, oil, lime juice, garlic powder and cumin in a small bowl. Add the chicken and toss to coat. Thread the chicken accordion-style on 8 skewers. Lightly oil the grill rack and heat the grill to medium. Grill for 10 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through, turning and brushing often with the picante sauce mixture. Discard any remaining picante sauce mixture.
Step 1

Place the chicken between 2 pieces of plastic wrap. Pound the chicken to 1/2-inch thickness, using a meat mallet or a rolling pin. Season the chicken as desired.  Cut lengthwise into 1-inch strips.

Step 2

Stir the picante sauce, oil, lime juice, garlic powder and cumin in a small bowl. Add the chicken and toss to coat.

Step 3

Thread the chicken accordion-style on 8 skewers. Lightly oil the grill rack and heat the grill to medium. Grill for 10 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through, turning and brushing often with the picante sauce mixture. Discard any remaining picante sauce mixture.

Recipe Tips

  • Helper: If using wooden skewers, soak the skewers in water for 30 minutes before using.

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Ratings & Reviews

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  • LISA N.

    June 2, 2014

    Yummy

    I made this and found it easy. I served it over salad and my husband enjoyed it. I will make again.

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  • traindude

    June 29, 2013

    Good

    all in all very good. The lime is a great twist . I wish it had more of a garlic taste to this. Pair this with some Spanish rice and of have a award wing combo. I will make this again and enjoy every bite thanx

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  • melissaforrester

    August 14, 2012

    Garlic & Lime Grilled Chicken Skewers

    Chicken had Great flavor! The cumin really added to it. Will definitely make again soon!

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  • Sandy S.

    June 26, 2012

    Garlic & Lime Grilled Chicken Skewers

    I used a roasted tomatilla salsa verde this time and it was wonderful.

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  • cbdobbie669

    August 31, 2011

    Garlic & Lime Grilled Chicken Skewers

    Super easy weeknight dinner...we make some spanish rice to go along with it and it's a perfect meal.

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