Healthy Grilled Chicken

No doubt about it, healthy grilled chicken is a tasty meal. Brushed with olive oil or rubbed with spices, these healthy grilled chicken recipes are ready in less than 15 minutes.

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Healthy Grilled Chicken Barley Wraps

These quick and easy lettuce wraps have the veggie crunch of a salad, but with added grains and protein to keep you satisfied until dinner.

Five-Spice Grilled Chicken

Better Homes and Gardens

If you prefer, use bone-in chicken breasts instead of chicken quarters for a healthier version of this Asian-style marinade recipe.

Sesame-Ginger Barbecued Chicken

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Use the Asian-style barbecue sauce while grilling, reserving a bit to heat up and serve with the cooked chicken.

Garlic-Grilled Whole Chicken

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Pack every bite of this grilled chicken with flavor. Inject a blend of garlic and basil under the skin, and add a combination of lemon, sweet pepper, and additional garlic to the cavity.

Herbed-Mustard Marinade

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This quick and easy mustard-based marinade pairs well with chicken and is ready in the time it takes you to stir together a few ingredients.

Grilled Lime Chicken with Pineapple Salsa

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The fresh flavor of pineapple and the addition of garlic, cilantro and lime juice make a tropical salsa that's just the ticket for grilled chicken breasts.

Jalapeno and Basil-Glazed Chicken

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Basil and jalapeno marry perfectly brushed on this grilled chicken.

Chicken with Firecracker Barbecue Sauce

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A chipotle pepper mixture and molasses sauce gives this grilled chicken recipe a wonderful blend of sweet and spicy flavors.

Spicy Chicken and Star Fruit for 6

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This barbecue recipe is a match made in heaven. Celestial star fruit (also called carambola) is a striking addition to this chicken dish, an Italian-Indian mix.

Tex-Thai Chicken Breasts

Better Homes and Gardens

Marinating the chicken is the most time-consuming part of this recipe. Once put on the grill, the chicken is ready in less than 15 minutes. Cucumbers and mango add a cooling contrast.

Kiwi Chicken Tostadas

Heart-Healthy Living

Once you've grilled the chicken, let the kids help assemble this easy dinner. Salsa, cheese and kiwifruit make fun toppers for the chicken.

Tropical BBQ Chicken


For fresher flavor and fewer preservatives, mix up your own batch of barbecue sauce. Canned tropical fruit is the perfect natural sweetener.

Grilled Lemon Chicken

Heart-Healthy Living

An oil-free marinade adds flavor and moisture to the chicken but keeps this dinner under 200 calories per serving.

MyPlate Meal: Easy, Healthy Grilled Pork Tenderloin

All too often we can find ourselves viewing food as an "either-or" situation: it's either healthy, or it's tasty. Cupcakes are tasty; kale is healthy. Sure, there are some foods that fit this black-and-white dichotomy, but the good news is there are also many foods that tick both boxes.

Grilled Chicken with Peach Salsa

Diabetic Living

Fresh peach salsa is a burst of Southwestern flavor in this wine-marinated chicken drumstick recipe.

Chicken-Pesto Panini


Feel free to swap supermarket rotisserie chicken for the chicken thigh pieces called for in this Italian panini recipe.

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