Paleo-Friendly Grilled Chicken with Tropical Salsa

Grilled chicken breast with tropical salsa

Jazz up your chicken this summer with a tropical vibe. This paleo-friendly dish will make you feel like you’re on a tropical island and will be ready to eat in less than 30 minutes!

We’re not sure what part of this dish is best, whether it's how simple it is to make or the vibrant, fresh flavors…. Either way, this would have to be one of our favorite ways to serve up a juicy tender grilled chicken breast this summer.

Serves: 4

Ingredients you will need

4                                  Chicken breasts, skinless and boneless

2          Tbsp                Lime juice, freshly squeezed

1          Tbsp                Dried mixed herbs

Salt and pepper, to taste

Salsa

1          Lg                    Avocado, pitted and diced

1          Lg                    Mango, pitted and diced

½         med                 Red onion, peeled and diced

1          Tbsp                Lemon juice, freshly squeezed

2          Tbsp                Cilantro, freshly chopped

1          Pinch               Chilli flakes, (to taste)

To serve: Leafy greens of your choice such as arugula, spinach and/or beet leaves.

Instructions

  1. Arrange the chicken on a plate, squeeze lime juice over chicken and sprinkle with the dried herbs, salt and pepper.
  2. Peel, seed and chop both the avocado and mango, add to a bowl. Add remaining salsa ingredients and gently toss together. Cover and chill until ready to use.
  3. Lightly grease a hot BBQ grill, cook the chicken breast turning once until cooked through, approximately 15 minutes.
  4. Serve the grilled chicken breast with a handful of fresh leafy greens of choice. Top with the tropical salsa. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

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Randy is the co-founder of NaturallySavvy.com and The Healthy Shopper. She has been working in the natural health industry for over 20 years. She is very passionate about healthy living by choosing natural and organic as much as possible, has a personal love of cooking and sharing healthy recipes and is a fitness enthusiast.