Peruvian Grilled Chicken

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 6 servings


  • 2 lemons juiced
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 2 teaspoons sweet paprika
  • sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 6 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 6 ears corn boiled for 5 minutes
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes halved
  • 1 small red onion chopped
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro chopped


  • In a medium bowl, add lemon juice, 1 tablespoon olive oil, vinegar, honey, cumin, paprika, sea salt and freshly ground pepper and chicken to taste. Marinate in the refrigerator for 20 minutes.
  • On an indoor or outdoor grill, grill chicken over medium high heat for 4 to 5 minutes per side until the chicken is cooked through.
  • Cut corn from cobb and place in a medium bowl, add remaining olive oil, tomatoes, red onion, cilantro and sea salt and freshly ground pepper to taste.
  • Serve chicken with corn salad.


SERVING SUGGESTION: Steamed small new red potatoes with a little butter and chopped parsley.
VEGETARIAN: Use non-breaded faux chicken patties instead of chicken breasts.
GLUTEN FREE: Make sure white wine vinegar is gluten free.
NUTRITION: 430 Calories; 11g Fat (23.0% calories from fat); 58g Protein; 25g Carbohydrate; 3g Dietary Fiber; 137mg Cholesterol; 174mg Sodium. Exchanges: 1 Grain (Starch); 7 1/2 Lean Meat; 1/2 Vegetable; 1 1/2 Fat; 0 Other Carbohydrates.
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