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Chicken Lime Tacos

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  • Total Time: 20 minutes


Quick, simple, and incredibly delicious! These Chicken Lime Tacos are perfect to throw together for an easy weeknight dinner! 


Units Scale
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 34 chicken breasts , cut into chunks
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 4 green onions, roughly chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1/4 to 1/3 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • Flour tortillas


  • salsa
  • cheese
  • tomatoes
  • guacamole/avocado
  • cilantro
  • sour cream


  1. Add the oil to a medium skillet and heat over medium heat, add chicken and sauté a few minutes until chicken just becomes white all around, stirring occasionally.
  2. While chicken is cooking, in a blender add vinegar, lime juice, sugar, salt, pepper, green onion, garlic, and cilantro. Blend for about 30 seconds, or until everything is well blended. Pour over chicken and stir until chicken is all coated. Cover and simmer for 5 minutes. Remove lid and simmer for another 5-10 minutes.
  3. Assemble tacos by placing a spoonful of the chicken (or however much you’d like) and any desired garnishes.
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Category: Main Dishes