Make this EASY & flavorful lemon rosemary marinade for chicken and take your chicken to the next level. Low-carb and gluten-free.
Flavorful Grilled Lemon Rosemary Chicken is seasoned to perfection with fresh ingredients like lemon juice, fresh Rosemary and garlic with extra virgin olive oil and salt to make an aromatic, yet simple marinade. Plus, it’s gluten-free. Air fryer instructions included.
Grilled Chicken is my go to meal when I’m trying to cut calories, fat and carbohydrates. It tastes so good you forget it’s healthy! Plus this chicken (and my Easy Grilled Balsamic Chicken Breast with Marinade Recipe) taste incredible in a green salad with your favorite dressing.
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Lemon rosemary marinade for chicken
This recipe is so good! The fresh Rosemary, garlic and lemon juice give the chicken so much flavor. Simple and tasty! It’s a great summer recipe but, you can certainly make it any time of year.
I make this recipe often for my family because it so flavorful, easy-to-make and leftovers not only taste great but, even taste good cold! Our family just loves this chicken recipe!
Plus, you can make this recipe in the oven, slow cooker, instant pot, or air fryer. Of course you won’t have the grilled flavor but, it will still be flavorful and juicy.
Don’t burn yourself! Use grill gloves! These gloves are extreme heat resistant that are perfect to remove food from your grill or oven. I love that they cover your wrists too!
How to Make Lemon Rosemary Chicken Marinade
This Lemon Rosemary Chicken Marinade is so easy to make! It’s so much better than a bottled marinade!
In a large bowl or one gallon storage bag, put in 1/4 cup of EVOO, 3 tbsp of chopped fresh Rosemary, 2 tbsp of fresh lemon juice, 6 cloves of minced fresh garlic and 1 tsp of Kosher salt. Add the boneless skinless chicken breast and store in your refrigerator for at least 2 hours but, 3-4 hours renders the best flavor!
Then, just grilled the marinated chicken for 10-15 min on your preheated grill. That’s it!
Can I make grilled chicken in the Air Fryer?
Yes. For this recipe, place the chicken drained from marinade, into the air fryer and bake on 400F for 20 minutes or until the juices run clear. How long to bake the chicken in the air fryer depends upon how big are the chicken pieces. Bigger pieces of boneless chicken will need to cook longer. When checking if the chicken is done, always check the thickest part of the chicken.
What Can I Make with Grilled Chicken?
Grilled chicken is so versatile! Add it to:
- green salads
- pasta salads
- serve along side dishes like Dill Red Skin Potato Salad and Deviled Egg Macaroni Salad.
Add this recipe to your meal plan! It freezes well. Take this chicken to work or school in meal prep containers.
Grilled Lemon Rosemary Chicken is Keto approved, gluten free, and low carb. Make a big batch and serve it at parties. Everyone will love the fresh flavor of this marinated grilled chicken recipe! It’s great for that diet you’ve been meaning to be on!
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Grilled Lemon Rosemary Chicken
- Cut chicken fillets in half lengthwise. Place in a large bowl along with oil, salt, lemon juice, Rosemary and garlic. Marinate for 2-3 hours in the refrigerator.
- Grill for 10-15 min or until no longer pink in the middle.