Caribbean Mojo Chicken

Add something flavorful to your family's Caribbean cuisine dinner night! Serve chicken marinated with grapefruit and lime - grilled to a mouth-watering meal!

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 2 hr 35 min
  • ingredients 11
  • servings 4

Ingredients

1
lime
1/4
cup frozen grapefruit juice concentrate, thawed
2
tablespoons water
1
tablespoon light corn syrup
1
teaspoon chopped seeded habañero or Scotch bonnet chile
1
teaspoon oil
1/4
teaspoon cumin
1/8
teaspoon salt
1/8
teaspoon pepper
1
garlic clove, chopped
3
to 3 1/2 lb. cut-up frying chicken, skin removed if desired
  • 1 GRILL DIRECTIONS: With zester or vegetable peeler, cut thin strips from lime; set aside. Squeeze 2 tablespoons lime juice from lime. In blender container, combine lime juice and all remaining ingredients except chicken; blend until well mixed and smooth.
  • 2 Place chicken in large resealable food storage plastic bag or in nonmetal dish. Pour lime mixture over chicken; seal bag or cover dish. Refrigerate 2 to 8 hours to marinate, turning several times.
  • 3 Heat grill. When ready to grill, remove chicken from marinade; reserve marinade. Place chicken on gas grill over medium heat or on charcoal grill 4 to 6 inches from medium coals. Cook 15 to 20 minutes or until chicken is fork-tender and juices run clear, turning and brushing several times with reserved marinade. Discard any remaining marinade. Garnish with lime peel.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    390
    (
    Calories from Fat
    200),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    22g
    22%
    (Saturated Fat
    6g,
    6%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    135mg
    135%;
    Sodium
    150mg
    150%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    4g
    4%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    2g
    2%
    ),
    Protein
    43g
    43%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    6%;
    Vitamin C
    8%;
    Calcium
    2%;
    Iron
    10%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 6 Lean Meat; 1/2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
    © 2013 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved