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Grilled Chicken with Roasted Peppers and Mozzarella Cheese

Ingredients

1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breast (4 breasts about 1/4 lb each)
2 tbs extra virgin olive oil
2 tbs lime juice
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 tsp dry oregano
kosher salt and fresh cracked black pepper to taste
1 cup roasted red and yellow peppers (fresh or jarred)
1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
This is delicious very healthy dish that once the chicken is marinated.

 

  • Using a meat mallet or heavy pan, pound the chicken breast to 1/4 thick.
  • Place chicken in a ceramic baking dish.
  • Combine olive oil, lime juice, garlic, oregano, salt and pepper and mix well.
  • Pour over chicken making sure all the chicken gets some marinade.
  • Marinate the chicken covered in the refrigerator for 1 hour. Longer if desired.
  • Grill chicken over charcoal or on a stove stop grill over high heat for 6 to 8 minutes, turning once during cooking.
  • During the last minutes of cooking, top chicken with the peppers and cheese and allow the cheese to melt.
 

Servings

4

Prep

10 min

Cook

10 min

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Skill Level

Easy