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3 Ingredient Tangy Chicken Marinade

Heidi Davison
This 3 ingredient tangy chicken marinade is perfect for grilled chicken. It's tangy flavor and simplicity make it perfect for several types of recipes.
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 50 mins
Course Entree
Cuisine American/Mexican
Servings 4


  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 3/4 cup of lime juice add more depending on the size of chicken
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper


  • Pour all ingredients into a ziplock bag.
  • Add the chicken and make sure chicken is thoroughly coated.
  • Marinade for 30 minutes minimum.
  • Grill chicken on bbq 10+ minutes on each side or until internal temp is 160 degrees.
  • Discard marinade.