Baked chicken recipes always make a tasty, easy dinner. This fiesta lime chicken is one of our favorite chicken recipes for dinner because it has a yummy mix of Mexican cheese melted on top.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • For marinade, in a bowl whisk together lime juice, oil, 2 teaspoons of the seasoning mix, and the salt. Place chicken breast halves in a large resealable plastic bag; add marinade. Seal bag; turn to coat chicken. Set bag in a medium bowl. Marinate in the refrigerator 2 to 4 hours, turning bag occasionally.

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  • Place tortilla strips on a paper towel-lined plate. Cover with another paper towel. Microwave about 3 minutes, tossing strips every 30 seconds until light brown and crisp. Let cool.

  • In a bowl stir together the remaining 1/2 teaspoon seasoning mix and the ranch dressing. Drain chicken, discarding marinade.

  • Grill chicken, covered, over medium heat 12 to 14 minutes or until chicken is done (165°F), turning once. Spoon ranch mixture over chicken. Sprinkle with cheese. Cover and grill 1 to 2 minutes more or until cheese is just melted. (Or preheat broiler. Place chicken on the rack of an unheated broiler pan. Broil chicken 4 to 5 inches from heat 12 to 14 minutes or until chicken is done (165°F), turning once. Spoon ranch mixture over chicken. Sprinkle with cheese. Broil 1 to 2 minutes more or until cheese is just melted.)

  • Heat rice according to package directions. Place tortilla strips on four plates. Add chicken, pico de gallo, and rice to plates. If desired, serve with lime wedges.

Nutrition Facts

378 calories; 14 g total fat; 3 g saturated fat; 2 g polyunsaturated fat; 4 g monounsaturated fat; 92 mg cholesterol; 792 mg sodium. 497 mg potassium; 31 g carbohydrates; 2 g fiber; 4 g sugar; 32 g protein; 0 g trans fatty acid; 417 IU vitamin a; 12 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 0 mg riboflavin; 13 mg niacin equivalents; 1 mg vitamin b6; 57 mcg folate; 0 mcg vitamin b12; 234 mg calcium; 1 mg iron;

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04/04/2016
I would also like to know that one???????????
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10/03/2016
google it ... Yes, it is Mrs. Dash product.
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04/04/2016
Hi,  I was curious, also.  It is a "Mrs. Dash" product.
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03/20/2016
What is fiesta lime seasoning?