Lemon Balm Recipes Chicken

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Lemon balm chicken is a delicious and refreshing dish that combines the citrusy flavor of lemon balm with tender chicken. This recipe is perfect for a light and healthy meal, and it's also quick and easy to make. The lemon balm adds a unique twist to the traditional chicken recipe, making it a flavorful and aromatic dish.

Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 20 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon balm leaves, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper

Instructions:

  1. In a small bowl, mix together the olive oil, lemon juice, lemon balm leaves, minced garlic, salt, and black pepper.
  2. Place the chicken breasts in a shallow dish and pour the marinade over them. Make sure the chicken is well coated with the marinade. Let it marinate for at least 30 minutes in the refrigerator.
  3. Preheat the grill or a skillet over medium-high heat.
  4. Remove the chicken from the marinade and discard the excess marinade.
  5. Grill the chicken for about 6-8 minutes per side, or until it reaches an internal temperature of 165°F (74°C) and is no longer pink in the center.
  6. Remove the chicken from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes before serving.
  7. Serve the lemon balm chicken with your favorite side dishes and enjoy!