Crispy Cilantro Lime Chicken is juicy on the inside, golden and crisp on the outside, cooked in mouth watering flavorful pan drippings! Mexican-inspired Crispy Cilantro Lime Chicken that marinades in no time thanks to a rich-in-flavor sauce. Garlic, cilantro and lime takes simple chicken thighs and turns them into a mouth-watering recipe thanks to all of those flavors mixing through the incredible pan drippings!

Servings: 6 Calories: 390 kcal
Author: Karina – Cafe Delites

3 tablespoons olive oil divided
1/4 cup fresh squeezed lime juice (Juice of 2 limes)
1/4 cup fresh chopped cilantro
1 teaspoon red chili (or pepper) flakes
4 cloves garlic minced
2 teaspoons brown sugar
3/4 teaspoon ground cumin
6 bone-in skin-on (or off) chicken thighs
Salt and pepper to taste
Fresh cilantro leaves to serve
Lime slices or wedges to serve

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