Corey’s Grilled Lemon-Pepper Chicken

During our years together my husband has made many delicious meals for me. He makes a rich gooey alfredo sauce and puts together bright hearty salads, but when Spring rolls around, I always crave his lemon-pepper chicken. I’ve never been a huge fan of black pepper, but I just can’t get enough of this succulent lemony dish. I never knew exactly how he made it, so the other day I approached him curiously with my inquiry. The process is surprisingly simple! It’s so easy and it only calls for three ingredients. For a busy mom that’s a win-win. I’m excited to share this delicious family friendly recipe with you!

Instructions:

Place the chicken breasts in a gallon ziplock bag. Add equal parts olive oil, and lemon pepper seasoning. Make sure the air is out of the bag and seal. Let marinade for at least an hour.

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When the grill is ready close the lid for 3-5 minutes to snuff out the flames. This will prevent any flare ups. Place the chicken on the grill for 5-10 minutes a side, depending on the thickness of the chicken. Chicken should be cooked to 165 degrees F.

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Remove from the grill and let the meat sit for 3-5 minutes. This will keep the juices in and make the chicken more tender and juicy.

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There you have it my friends. That is the fun and easy way to create Corey’s lemon-pepper chicken. You can slice it up and serve it on a bed of pasta or serve it whole with a baked potato and corn on the cob. The combinations are mouthwateringly endless!

Ingredients:

Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts

Olive Oil

Lemon-Pepper Seasoning

 

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One Comment Add yours

  1. This really looks good, not hard to do and really healthy—grilled, not fried. Also, it is adaptable—-a real winner. I need to taste this chicken!!!

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