Grilled Chicken Supreme with Tequila and Lemon

Delicious chicken dish shared by Internationally known Chef Carmelo. Easy to prepare with simple ingredients.
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Course: Main Course
Keyword: chicken, chicken breast, grilled chicken
Servings: 6 servings


  • 1/2 cup tequila white wine or orange juice can be used as a substitute.
  • 1 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice 5-6 lemons
  • 1/2 cup freshly squeezed orange juice 2 oranges
  • 1 tbsp chili powder
  • 1 tbsp fresh jalapeno peppers - diced seedless
  • 1 tbsp fresh minced garlic about 3 cloves
  • 2 tsp kosher sea slat
  • 1 tsp gournd black pepper
  • 3 chicken breasts with skin butterfly each breast


  • Combine tequila, lemon juice, orange juice, chili powder, jalapeño, garlic, salt, and pepper in a large bowl. Add the chicken breasts. Refrigerate and leave to marinate overnight.
  • Heat a grilling pan or BBQ grill. Brush the grill with oil to prevent the chicken from sticking. Remove the chicken breasts from the marinade, sprinkle well with salt and pepper, and grill starting with skin down until golden brown, for about 5 minutes. Turn chicken over and cook for another 10 minutes, until cooked through.
  • Remove from the grill and place on a serving plate. Cover tightly with foil and let sit for 5 minutes. Serve hot or at room temperature.


"Food is my passion: my art is creating delicious menus that surprise and make your tastebuds sing."
Chef Carmelo

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