BBQ Recipe: Bruschetta Grilled Chicken
Grilled chicken is something that no one can actually ignore. However, going for the same old recipe again and again could make the chicken grilling experience a bit boring. But bruschetta grilled chicken comes with fresh tomatoes, lemon juice, salt, peper and chopped basil, which turns grilled chicken into a whole new super tasty experience. You don’t have to worry the boring of grilled chicken taste.
Here we are presenting you with a new recipe for grilling chicken. We are sure that you are going to like this recipe in the same way as you like the normal grilled chicken. So, let’s start with the ingredients required for this recipe and then move to the directions for preparing bruschetta grilled chicken. This recipe is quite simple. Just toss your chicken with a little olive oil, dried herbs, some salt and pepper, and a few does of garlic powder. It takes only about 15 minutes. Then top each chicken chest with a thick slice of mozzarella cheese.
These ingredients, mentioned below, are going to serve for people. Make sure to adjust the recipe if you have invited someone over the dinner.
4 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
2 tablespoon Lemon Juice
Salt To taste
Black pepper (grounded) To taste
1 tablespoon basil (chopped)
1 teaspoon dried oregano
4 boneless chicken breasts
4 slices cheese (mozzarella)
2 garlic cloves (minced)
3 tomatoes (chopped)
You must follow the following steps to prepare this wonderful recipe:
1.Take a bowl and mix half of the lemon juice, pepper, salt, and oregano it. Combine all the ingredients in a way that a mixture would be formed.
2.Put the chicken breasts in the same bowl and ensure that this mixture covers the chicken properly.
Note: make sure to cover the chicken properly with this mixture as it is going to bring in the different taste in your dish.
3.Refrigerate the marinated chicken for at least 30 minutes.
Note: the timing of 30 minutes is the minimum time that you should give for the marination. Otherwise, you can increase this timing to get better and a well-flavored chicken.
4.Meanwhile, heat the grill over the medium high-flame:
Note: as discussed in most of the grilling recipes shared earlier, keeping the flame of the grill to medium-high will ensure the equal distribution of heat all along. Place a piece of grill cooking mat on the grate. YRYM HT Grill cooking mat is non stick to prevent from sticking and keep grill clean. Also, it prevents flare-ups and keep chicken breast from tearing up.
5.Discard the excess marinade.
6.Put the marinated chicken breast on the grill
7.It will take around 10-14 minutes for the chicken to cook perfectly.
Note: you can see the changing color of the chicken to know when it is properly cooked. It will turn into a brownish-red color. If you have the thermometer with you, then make sure that the internal temperature of the chicken is 165 degree.
8.Change the side of the chicken after 5-7 minutes. On average, each side will take 5-7 minutes for cooking.
9.In order to make the sauce for enhancing the taste, mix tomatoes, garlic, and basil with lemon juice. Add salt and pepper to this mixture.
10.When your chicken is cooked, add the cheese slice on the chicken breast.
Note: the chicken must be on the grill still. It will take 2-3 minutes for the cheese to melt so wait for it.
11.Remove the chicken onto a plate and pour the tomato sauce.
12.Your Bruschetta grilled chicken is ready to serve.