Saturday, June 13, 2020

Orange Chipotle Grilled Chicken with Avocado Stone Fruit Salsa

In other words, the only manner I desire to eat chicken e'er over again. I CANNOT become over how skillful this is. I mean, what’second non to love? Juicy chicken marinated in freshly squeezed orange juice, dearest, as well as chipotle inwards adobo sauce, and then topped alongside an avocado salsa filled alongside peaches, pluots (my new favorite thing..a cross betwixt a plum too an apricot!), red onion, lime juice, in addition to flaky bounding main table salt. Serious summer dream repast correct here.

How freaking gorgeous are the pluots?! They’re so hot pinkish too beautiful. I honey the creamy avocado mixed alongside the sugariness of the rock fruits. Perfection.
I marinated the chicken for two hours, merely if yous accept time, the longer the improve. It should sit down in the marinade for at least xxx minutes.

This repast would be absolutely perfect for a Labor Day weekend cookout or even a good for you weeknight repast. Serve it amongst a huge salad or about rice or quinoa for extra staying power!
Also, this salsa needs to go on everything from directly on. I know nosotros’ve talked well-nigh the fruit inward salad affair, merely I’ve learned fruit inwards salsa is another i of those sensitive combinations for people. I LOVE both…what ameliorate style to role summertime create?

If you’re not a fruit in salsa lover, I’ll forgive you (perhaps). You could sub chunks of heirloom tomato or whatsoever other summer veg you like.

Moral of the level, make this chicken earlier summer ends. You won’t be able to terminate.


Orange Chipotle Grilled Chicken alongside Avocado Stone Fruit Salsa



Prep Time 45 minutes

Cook Time 10 minutes

Total Time 55 minutes

Servings two -iv

Author Molly (Spices in My deoxyribonucleic acid)


  • For the CHICKEN:

  • one 3/four
    boneless, skinless chicken breasts (three-iv breasts)

  • zest of half a large orange

  • juice of ane large orangish

  • 2

  • i
    apple tree cider vinegar

  • three
    sauce from a tin can of chipotle inwards adobo peppers

  • ii
    olive crude oil

  • one
    garlic, minced

  • 1/four

  • i/4

  • For the SALSA:

  • ii
    avocados, diced

  • ane
    peach, diced

  • ane
    pluot or plum, diced

  • ii
    cherry onion, finely chopped

  • one/4
    sea salt

  • chopped cilantro for garnish

  • lime in addition to orange wedges for serving


  1. In a large bowl, whisk together the orange zest, orangish juice, love, apple tree cider vinegar, chipotle inwards adobo sauce, olive crude oil, garlic, common salt, together with pepper. Place chicken breasts in marinade together with stir to coat. Cover and refrigerate for at to the lowest degree xxx minutes. The longer the meliorate..several hours would be smashing!

  2. To make the salsa, combine the diced avocado, peach, in addition to pluot in a medium bowl. Add the lime juice, reddish onion, in addition to salt too stir gently to combine. Set aside.

  3. When fix to grill the chicken, preheat the grill or grill pan to medium-high heat. Grill chicken breasts for iv-v minutes per side, depending on how thick they are. Serve with the salsa, and garnish amongst cilantro, lime wedges, in addition to orangish wedges!