Cilantro Lime Chicken Thighs Recipe | Yummly

Cilantro Lime Chicken Thighs

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  • 1/4 cup cilantro leaves (chopped fresh)
  • 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil (divided)
  • 1 tablespoon lime zest
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken thighs
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium24% DV580mg
    Fat18% DV12g
    Protein63% DV32g
    Carbs0% DV<1g
    Fiber0% DV0g
    Calories240Calories from Fat110
    Total Fat12g18%
    Saturated Fat2.5g13%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat110
    Total Carbohydrate<1g0%
    Dietary Fiber0g0%
    Vitamin A8%
    Vitamin C6%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Patty Pedersen 4 days ago
    Delicious! I added a bit more seasoning, used hot Mexican chili powder. Will definitely make again soon.
    Lisa K. 4 days ago
    No flavor at all. If naked chicken is your thing, this is the recipe for you.
    Fantastic! We make these every Tuesday for taco night. I marinate before I go to work & fry in the cast iron for a few minutes and they are perfect.
    Ben Gozart 9 days ago
    it was good. I didn't think it had a ton of flavor though
    Barbara 11 days ago
    Very tasty, and easy to prepare.
    Mary Roberts 19 days ago
    It has only been a week since we made this and the kids are asking for them again!! We are in Georgia and used our grill, delicious.
    Toni Moon 24 days ago
    Great new flavor for us!
    grant julian 25 days ago
    Nice and easy. We added some lime salt and a bit more spice. Came out great.
    Sheryl G. a month ago
    It needed more salt for us. I will double the spices and salt next time and use chicken breast. (My family just cannot get over the gristle...even on boneless skinless chicken thighs.). I only had it in the marinade for 3 hours which was't long enough so I will also do it overnight.
    Matt G a month ago
    Very favorable. Will make again
    YumChef a month ago
    Amazing will definitely make again!
    Terri 2 months ago
    This chicken is excellent!! Very flavorful, not salty. Perfect blend.
    Lynda Vallejos 2 months ago
    This was very tasty. I wish that I had more time to marinate more than 2 hours but even still it was pretty good. 7-8 mins each side on the Foreman grill though.
    Melinda 2 months ago
    So yummy and full of flavor. I marinated the chicken overnight. I cooked them in the oven using boneless, skinless, chicken thighs. Popped in 400 degree oven, cooked for 15 minutes one side, flipped and cooked the other side for another fifteen minutes. Will def make these again!
    Scott Robertson 2 months ago
    Substituted lemon for the lime! Was delicious on grill!
    It's been one if my favorites. I enhanced it by adding sliced red chili peppers and deglaze the pan with 1 cup of chicken broth or stock. Adding the sauce onto the chicken at the end.
    Toni Little 3 months ago
    Amazing! Juicy and flavorful with over night marinating. Thanks for sharing!
    butler 3 months ago
    very enjoyable recipe. pared it with kimchi egg fried rice. added to favorites.
    Jessica Lucken 3 months ago
    It was delicious. Even my child that won’t eat chicken ate it and asked for more.
    Ben 3 months ago
    Best chicken thighs I’ve ever had
    Kent Webber 3 months ago
    Great! I would make again.
    Robert Jennings 3 months ago
    It turned out great. I needed to pass the recipe to a number of people. My wife wants me to fix it again soon
    Mike 3 months ago
    The thighs needed a heck of a lot more time than 4 or 5 minutes a side. Closer to 10. But the flavors were nice.
    Miranda 4 months ago
    This recipe was fantastic! Perfect flavorings of cilantro and lime. I served it with rice and black beans. It rounded out the perfect Mexican meal. I will definitely make it again
    Alvarez 4 months ago
    Good recipe, could use a bit more salt in my opinion. only marinated for 2hrs though. lime flavor really brightens up the chicken.
    Jade Tuan 4 months ago
    Taste amazing so glad I tried this recipe!
    Alejandra 5 months ago
    Great! Easy and delicious
    Michael 5 months ago
    Overall pretty easy and simple recipe. Like many others I served with a rice, I did as garlic as well. Seared and then finished in the oven.
    Sucel Færch 5 months ago
    It tasted delicious! I didn't had the fresh cilantro so I used it dried. I also forgot the lime zest and only left it to marinate for 45 minutes as i was out of time... jejjeje And with all those variations still taste amazing.
    Marisa 5 months ago
    Delicious, juicy, and extremely easy to make. I didn’t have enough time marinate it for the recommended time but it still came out very flavorful!