Chicken with Oranges and Avocados

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Chicken with Oranges and Avocados

Chicken with Oranges and Avocados
Number of Servings: 4 Total Preparation Time: 15 to 30 minutes
Actual Cooking Time: 15 to 30 minutes Source: MM User
Food Groups: Vegetables, Fruits, Protein
Main Ingredient: Chicken & Turkey
Meal Type: Dinner Entrée
Origin: American
Special Features: Quick to Prepare (under 30 minutes), Kids Can Help Make It

Delicious grilled chicken with a beautiful and tasty garnish


1 cup low-fat Yogurt
1/4 cup minced red Onion
2 tablespoon chopped Cilantro
1 tablespoon Honey
Ground black Pepper
4 boneless, skinless Chicken breasts - 4-6 ounces each

1 Avocado
1/4 cup fresh Lime juice
2 Oranges, peeled and sectioned
1 small red Onion, thinly sliced


Mix all the ingredients except the chicken in a large bowl. Add the chicken to the mixture and coat evenly. Cover the bowl and refrigerate for 30 minutes.

Preheat the grill or broiler.

Remove the chicken from the marinade and discard the marinade. Sprinkle the chicken with salt and pepper.

Place the chicken on the grill or under the broiler and cook until the juices run clear.

While chicken is cooking, peel, core and chop the avocado and toss it with the lime juice quickly so that it doesn't discolor. Add the oranges, onion and cilantro.

Season with salt and serve on top of the chicken.

Nutrient Information
Calories: 366
Total Fat: 12 g
Saturated Fat: 3 g
Polyunsaturated Fat: 2 g
Monounsaturated Fat:
Sodium: 265 mg
Carbohydrates: 19 g
Protein: 47 g
Fiber: 3 g
Vitamin A: 551 IU
Vitamin C: 36 mg
Calcium: 130 mg
Iron: 3 mg

Cook's Notes:

Remember to discard the marinade to protect against cross-contamination.