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