Glazed Chicken With Pineapple Salsa

Glazed Chicken With Pineapple Salsa
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Seasoned butter glazes these chicken breasts that are served with a delicious fruit salsa.
10 min
Prep Time
25 min
Total Time
6 servings

Ingredients

Salsa

1/4 cup
chopped fresh cilantro
1 (8-ounce) can
pineapple tidbits or crushed pineapple, drained
1
jalapeño chile pepper, seeded, chopped
1 tablespoon
apple jelly

Chicken

1 tablespoon
Land O Lakes® Butter
2 tablespoons
apple jelly
1 teaspoon
lemon juice
1/4 teaspoon
ground cumin
1/8 teaspoon
garlic powder
6 (5-ounce)
boneless skinless chicken breasts

Directions

  1. Heat gas grill on medium or charcoal grill until coals are ash white. Combine all salsa ingredients in bowl. Cover; refrigerate until serving time.
  2. Combine butter and 2 tablespoons apple jelly in small bowl. Microwave on HIGH (100% power) until melted (15 to 20 seconds); stir. Add lemon juice, cumin and garlic powder; mix well.
  3. Place chicken breasts onto grill. Grill, turning once, until lightly browned (8 to 10 minutes). Brush with butter mixture; continue grilling, brushing occasionally with butter mixture, until internal temperature reaches at least 165°F. and juices run clear when pierced with a fork (3 to 5 minutes). Serve with salsa.

Recipe Tips

- Make the chicken breast as an entrée or slice and serve on your favorite salad greens.

- Read more about this recipe on Recipe Buzz® Blog.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories
230
Cholesterol
90mg
Carbohydrates
13g
Protein
32g
Fat
5g
Sodium
85mg
Dietary Fiber
0g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

Rating

I was surprised by how much I liked the pineapple salsa! Next time I just think I'd use more glaze - it looked beautiful but wasn't as seasoned as I would have liked.

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