Lemon Balm Recipes Chicken
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
- 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
- In a small bowl, mix together the olive oil, lemon juice, lemon balm leaves, minced garlic, salt, and black pepper.
- 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.
- Preheat the grill or a skillet over medium-high heat.
- Remove the chicken from the marinade and discard the excess marinade.
- 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.
- Remove the chicken from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes before serving.
- Serve the lemon balm chicken with your favorite side dishes and enjoy!