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Simply Spicy Grilled Chicken

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  • prep time: 10 min
  • total time: 50 min
  • serves: 4 people
  • calories: 369 1 serving

Here's a great recipe for your next barbecue.  Smoky barbecue sauce combines with spicy picante to create a sassy grilling sauce for chicken. It is perfect served with the kicked up rice and is sure to impress your guests!


cost per recipe: $3.42

  • 1 1/4 cups Pace® Picante Sauce
  • 1/4 cup barbecue sauce
  • 2 pounds chicken parts, skin removed
  • 1 cup uncooked long grain white rice
  • 2 medium green onion, sliced (about 1/4 cup)


  • Tips

    • Serving Suggestion: Serve with grilled zucchini and sliced ripe tomatoes topped with chopped fresh basil. For dessert serve pineapple chunks.
  • Step 1

    Stir the picante sauce and barbecue sauce in a small bowl. Reserve 3/4 cup for the rice.

  • Step 2

    Lightly oil the grill rack and heat the grill to medium. Grill the chicken for 20 minutes. Brush the chicken with the remaining picante sauce mixture. Grill for 20 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through, turning and brushing often with the picante sauce mixture, then discard any remaining.

  • Step 3

    Cook the rice according to the package directions. Stir in the reserved picante sauce mixture and the onions. Serve the rice with the chicken.


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  • Simply Spicy Grilled Chicken

    Michele D.
    April 20, 2010

    My family didn't care much for the rice. I probably wouldn't make that again. Would try different BBQ sauces to change up the flavor a bit, but we really liked the chicken!

  • Simply Spicy Grilled Chicken

    Judy H.
    April 13, 2010

    It's done quickly, it was tasty and healthy. A great dish I will make again!

  • Simply Spicy Grilled Chicken

    August 26, 2005

    Remaining picante sauce was great on grilled brats and buns

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Calories 369
Total Fat 6 g
Sat. Fat 1.6 g
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 64 mg
Sodium 872 mg
Total Carb 49 g
Dietary Fiber 3 g
Sugar 8 g
Added Sugars 0 g
Protein 25 g
Vitamin D 0 %DV
Calcium 5 %DV
Iron 19 %DV
Potassium 10 %DV

This nutritional information refers to each serving of the entire recipe and not just the products used as ingredients.