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Grill to Remember: Delicious Memorial Day Cookout Recipe

Grilled Lemon and Herb Chicken

Memorial Day is a time to honor and remember the brave men and women who have sacrificed their lives for our country. Gathering with family and friends for a Memorial Day cookout is a beloved tradition for many, and having a tasty recipe to impress your guests is a must. Try this delicious grilled chicken recipe perfect for your next Memorial Day cookout.

  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts

  • 1/4 cup olive oil

  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice

  • 2 cloves garlic, minced

  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh rosemary

  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme

  • Salt and pepper, to taste

  1. In a large bowl, whisk together the olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, rosemary, thyme, salt, and pepper.

  2. Add the chicken breasts to the bowl and toss to coat evenly with the marinade. Cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes or up to 2 hours.

  3. Preheat the grill to medium-high heat.

  4. Remove the chicken from the marinade and discard any excess marinade.

  5. Grill the chicken for 6-8 minutes per side, or until the internal temperature reaches 165°F.

  6. Remove the chicken from the grill and let it rest for 5 minutes before slicing and serving.

Serve the grilled chicken with your favorite sides, such as grilled vegetables, potato salad, or coleslaw, and enjoy the delicious flavors of this Memorial Day cookout recipe.

This grilled lemon and herb chicken recipe is easy to make and packed with flavor. The combination of fresh herbs and tangy lemon juice creates a bright and refreshing taste that's perfect for summer grilling. Plus, the boneless, skinless chicken breasts cook quickly and evenly on the grill, making them a convenient and healthy choice for your Memorial Day cookout.

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