Skillet Honey Lime Chicken

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Author Alyssa Rivers
Servings 6 Servings
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Delicious spiced rubbed chicken cooked to tender and juicy perfection. It gets glazed with the most amazing honey lime sauce and is sure to be a huge hit!

Course Dinner, Main Course
Cuisine American

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 pounds boneless skinless chicken thighs chicken breasts will also work
  • 2 Tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • Juice of one lime
  • zest of one lime
  • 2 Tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 garlic clove minced

Instructions

  1. In a medium sized skillet over medium heat add olive oil. In a small bowl combine cumin, chili powder, salt and pepper. Rub on chicken and place in skillet. Cook for 3-4 minutes on each side or until chicken is no longer pink and 165 degrees. Remove chicken and set aside on plate.
  2. Add honey, lime juice and zest, soy sauce and garlic. Bring to a boil over medium high heat and reduce heat and whisk until it starts to thicken. About 2 minutes.
  3. Add the chicken back to the skillet and coat in the sauce. Garnish with lime wedges if desired.
Nutrition Facts
Skillet Honey Lime Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 269 Calories from Fat 81
% Daily Value*
Fat 9g14%
Saturated Fat 2g10%
Cholesterol 108mg36%
Sodium 637mg27%
Potassium 318mg9%
Carbohydrates 24g8%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 23g26%
Protein 23g46%
Vitamin A 126IU3%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 15mg2%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.