Recipe courtesy of Sara Moulton

Grilled Lemon Chicken

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 12 hr 20 min
  • Prep: 12 hr
  • Cook: 20 min
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Ingredients

3/4 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice (4 lemons)

3/4 cup good olive oil

2 teaspoons kosher salt

1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

1 tablespoon minced fresh thyme leaves (1/2 teaspoon dried)

2 pounds boneless chicken breasts, halved and skin removed

Directions

  1. Whisk together the lemon juice, olive oil, salt, pepper, and thyme. Pour over the chicken breast in a nonreactive bowl. Cover and marinate in the refrigerator for 6 hours or overnight. Heat a charcoal grill and cook the chicken breast for 10 minutes on each side, until just cooked through. Cool slightly and cut diagonally in 1/2-inch thick slices. Skewer with wooden sticks.;