Zesty Grilled Chicken Tacos

Zesty Grilled Chicken Tacos

Get ready to embark on a flavorful journey with our Zesty Grilled Chicken Tacos recipe. This delightful dish brings together the smoky goodness of grilled chicken and the vibrant flavors of zesty seasonings, creating a fiesta of taste in every bite. Whether you’re hosting a summer barbecue or simply craving a delicious dinner, these tacos are the answer.


  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • ½ teaspoon chili powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 small flour tortillas
  • 1 cup diced tomatoes
  • ½ cup diced red onion
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce
  • ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • Fresh cilantro for garnish
  • Lime wedges for serving


  1. Preheat your grill to medium-high heat.
  2. In a bowl, mix the olive oil, smoked paprika, cumin, chili powder, salt, and pepper.
  3. Coat the chicken breasts with the spice mixture.
  4. Grill the chicken for about 6-7 minutes per side, or until fully cooked.
  5. Remove the chicken from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes before slicing.
  6. Warm the flour tortillas on the grill for about 30 seconds on each side.
  7. Assemble the tacos by placing slices of grilled chicken on each tortilla.
  8. Top with diced tomatoes, diced red onion, shredded lettuce, and cheddar cheese.
  9. Garnish with fresh cilantro and serve with lime wedges.

Total time: 30 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Enjoy the perfect balance of smoky, zesty, and fresh flavors in our Zesty Grilled Chicken Tacos. With tender grilled chicken and a medley of toppings, these tacos are a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.

Nutrition information: Calories: 320 | Fat: 12g | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 26g

Get ready to make memories around the grill with this irresistible recipe. The combination of well-seasoned chicken and the vibrant assortment of toppings creates a taco experience that’s both satisfying and bursting with flavor. Whether it’s a weekend gathering or a quick weeknight meal, Zesty Grilled Chicken Tacos are here to deliver a taste of culinary excitement to your plate. Serve them up, and let the fiesta begin!

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