Quick Garlic-Lime Chicken

Total Time

Prep: 5 min. + marinating Grill: 10 min.


6 servings

Updated: Oct. 23, 2023
After tending the farm and growing our own produce, I don't have much time left for cooking. I've found this simple chicken dish ideal for hectic days. —Doris Carnahan, Lincoln, Arkansas
Quick Garlic-Lime Chicken Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1/3 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground mustard
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 6 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (6 ounces each)
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper


  1. In a shallow dish, combine the first 5 ingredients; add chicken and turn to coat. Cover and refrigerate at least 30 minutes.
  2. Drain; discard marinade. Sprinkle chicken with pepper. Grill, covered, over medium heat until a thermometer reads 165°, 7-8 minutes on each side.

Nutrition Facts

1 chicken breast half: 191 calories, 4g fat (1g saturated fat), 94mg cholesterol, 344mg sodium, 1g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 35g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 5 lean meat.