Spicy Garlic Lime Chicken

spicy garlic lime chicken
spicy garlic lime chicken

Spicy Garlic Lime Chicken

This is so easy to make and has a lot of flavor. Great for busy weekday dinners!
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Course Main Course
Servings 4 servings


  • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried parsley
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice


  • In a small bowl, mix together salt, black pepper, cayenne, paprika, garlic powder, onion powder, thyme and parsley. Sprinkle spice mixture on both sides of chicken breasts.
  • Heat butter and olive oil in a large heavy skillet over medium heat. Saute chicken until golden brown, about 6 minutes on each side.
  • Deglaze the pan with the chicken broth, and reduce for 2 minutes.
  • Add lime juice and cook 5 minutes more, stirring frequently to coat evenly with sauce.


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