Basil Grilled Chicken Breast

Basil Grilled Chicken Breast
Basil Grilled Chicken Breast

In the summer, I like to cook on the grill as much as possible. Everything tastes so much better (and there’s fewer pots to wash!) This Basil Grilled Chicken Breast recipe is really easy to make and has lots of flavor.

Basil Grilled Chicken Breast
Basil Grilled Chicken Breast

 

 

Basil Grilled Chicken Breast

Basil Grilled Chicken Breast

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Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Marinating: 30 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6 chicken breasts
Calories: 336kcal
In the summer, I like to cook on the grill as much as possible. Everything tastes so much better (and there's fewer pots to wash!) This Basil Grilled Chicken Breast recipe is really easy to make and has lots of flavor.

Ingredients

  • 3 Tablespoon Balsamic Vinegar
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1 Tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 3 cloves garlic minced
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • pinch pepper
  • 1/2 cup fresh basil chopped or 2 Tablespoons dried basil
  • 6 boneless skinless chicken breasts

Instructions

  • Mix all of the ingredients except the chicken breasts in the large bowl. (You can also do this in a large ziploc bag if you prefer).
  • Add the chicken to the mixture and turn to coat.
  • Cover and let the chicken marinate at room temperature for 30 minutes.
  • Grill over medium-high flame for about 6 minutes per side, or until the chicken is no longer pink inside.

Notes

Note: You can also cook these in the oven. Bake them on a cookie sheet at 375ยบ F for about 30 minutes.
Nutrition Facts
Basil Grilled Chicken Breast
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 336 Calories from Fat 201
% Daily Value*
Fat 22.3g34%
Cholesterol 99.3mg33%
Carbohydrates 2.2g1%
Sugar 1.2g1%
Protein 30.8g62%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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