Baked Limey Chicken

This is no ordinary chicken recipe. It's easy to prepare and the delicious flavors, because of the garlic and lime, will keep you coming back for more!

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Makes 2 servings
Serving size: 1 chicken breast plus 1 tbsp of marinade

Ingredients

  • 2 raw boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 freshly squeezed lime
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 pinch of salt
  • 1 pinch of pepper
  • 1 clove of garlic diced

Directions

  1. Place all ingredients into a large Ziploc bag and give it a good shake.
  2. Let marinate for 2 hours in refrigerator.
  3. Bake at 400°F for approximately 35 minutes or until chicken reaches an internal temperature of 165°F.
  4. Enjoy on a fresh green salad, on its own, or in your favorite low carbohydrate tortilla!

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Nutrition facts

Per Serving

  • calories: 261
  • carbohydrates: 0.9g
  • fat: 11g
  • fiber: 0g
  • protein: 37g
  • sugar: 0.1g

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