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Grilled Taco Spiced Chicken

Prep time 25 mins
Start to Finish time 25 mins
Yield 4 servings
Voted Best 30-Minute Meal of 2008! Grilled chicken breasts smoke with flavor from bottled sauces, cumin and taco seasoning.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons Old El Paso® taco seasoning mix (from 1-oz package)
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano leaves
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts (about 1 1/4 lb)
  • 1 tablespoon olive or vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup barbecue sauce
  • 2 tablespoons chili sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin

Nutrition Information

  • calcium 4 %
  • calories 440
  • caloriesfromfat 70
  • carbohydrate 11 g
  • cholesterol 85 mg
  • fat 8 g
  • fiber 0 g
  • iron 10 %
  • protein 31 g
  • sodium 780 mg
  • sugars 6 g
  • satfat 2 g

How to Make It

  1. Heat gas or charcoal grill. In shallow bowl, mix taco seasoning mix and oregano. Brush chicken with oil; sprinkle with taco seasoning mixture.

  2. Place chicken on grill over medium heat. Cover grill; cook 10 to 15 minutes, turning once, until juice of chicken is clear when center of thickest part is cut (170°F).

  3. Meanwhile, in small microwavable bowl, mix barbecue sauce, chili sauce and cumin. Cover; microwave on High 30 to 60 seconds or until hot. Serve sauce over chicken.

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  5. Oven Directions: Heat oven to 375°F. Line shallow baking pan with foil or spray with cooking spray. Place coated chicken in pan. Bake 25 to 30 minutes, turning once, until juice of chicken is clear when center of thickest part is cut (170°F). High Altitude (3500-6500 ft): Cook chicken covered over medium-low heat 15 to 20 minutes.