Oven Broiled Chicken Breast Tacos
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Recipe type: dinner
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Serves: 10
 
Ingredients
  • 3-4 fresh boneless skinless chicken breast
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • ¼ cup salt
  • 5 cups water
  • ½ teaspoon chili powder
  • ½ teaspoon cumin
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • half a lime
  • taco shells
  • any of your favorite taco toppings
Instructions
  1. fill medium saucepan halfway with water
  2. add sugar and salt
  3. cook on high until salt and sugar is dissolved
  4. remove from heat and add a few cups of ice cubes until cool
  5. put chicken breasts in brine water, refrigerate for 2-4 hours
  6. preheat oven to broil
  7. remove chicken from brine and sprinkle each side with cumin, chili powder, salt, and lime juice
  8. place on greased broiler pan
  9. place pan in oven about 6 inches from the top
  10. broil for 9 min. then flip and broil for another 9 min.
  11. remove from oven and place chicken on cutting board
  12. let cool for 5 min. then slice
  13. serve with taco shells and your favorite taco toppings
Recipe by THE SEMISWEET SISTERS at http://www.thesemisweetsisters.com/2014/10/02/oven-broiled-chicken-breast-tacos/