Main Dishes

Tex Mex Chicken

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The majority of ingredients is for the marinade. If you don't have something don't sweat it or if you don't like something, leave it out. Cook's notes- If you burn your chicken on the grill, like I usually do, here's a little trick to prevent that. Bake your chicken at 375 for about 30 minutes then take it out to the grill and finish the cooking over a low gas grill until you have those fabulous grill marks. If you are using charcoal, move the coals to the side and cook

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12 pieces of chicken with bone and skin (thighs,legs, breast on bone)
1 cup fresh orange juice
½ cup lemon juice
½ cup lime juice
Zest of 3 limes
½ cup chopped cilantro
2 cloves garlic chopped
1 jalapeno seeded and diced
½ cup Tequila
1 tablsp chili powder
2 teasp cumin
½ teasp pepper
1 teasp salt
¼ teasp ancho chili powder
½ teasp chili flakes
3-4 tablsp honey
Mix all of the above together
Mix all of the above together Place your chicken pieces in large zip lock bags. This will easily do 6-8 pieces of chicken. This method works best for chicken with skin on and bone in. Marinate at least 2...
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Nutritions

Calories
195

Sodium
886mg
36% DV

Fat
8g
13% DV

Protein
8g
17% DV

Carbs
19g
6% DV

Fiber
2g
9% DV