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This 2 citrus chicken marinade is divine! There's tons of flavor and the chicken is so moist. It's the perfect marinade for any grill night!
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Citrus Chicken Marinade Recipe

This Citrus Chicken Marinade is made with an amazing blend of herbs, spices and three citrus fruits that keeps chicken tender, juicy and full of flavor.  You can grill, oven-bake or even stir fry your marinated chicken for a super simple dinner any night of the week.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 180kcal
Author: The Carefree Kitchen


  • 6 small Chicken Breasts
  • 1 0.7-oz package Good Seasons Italian Dressing Mix
  • 1 cup Orange Juice
  • ½ cup Avocado Oil
  • 2 whole Lemons sliced
  • 2 whole Limes sliced


  • In a small mixing bowl, combine the Italian dressing mix, orange juice, and avocado oil.
  • Pour marinade mixture into a gallon size freezer bag and add the chicken breasts and sliced citrus. Close the bag and shake well to combine.
  • Marinate chicken in the refrigerator for 12-48 hours before grilling, roasting or sauteing as desired. Enjoy!


Calories: 180kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 1mg | Potassium: 82mg | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 85IU | Vitamin C: 20.9mg | Calcium: 7mg | Iron: 0.1mg