Recipes and Cooking Minty Grilled Chicken 4.4 (7) Add your rating & review Mint and paprika may seem an unlikely duo, but they work together to give chicken breast an unexpected flavor punch. By BHG Test Kitchen BHG Test Kitchen The Better Homes & Gardens Test Kitchen has been in continuous operation for nearly 100 years, developing and testing practical, reliable recipes that readers can enjoy at home. The Test Kitchen team includes culinary specialists, food stylists, registered and licensed nutritionists, and other experts with Bachelor of Science degrees in food science, food and nutrition, or culinary arts. Together, the team tests more than 2,500 recipes, produces more than 2,500 food images, and creates more than 1,000 food videos each year in the state-of-the-art test kitchen. Learn about BHG's Editorial Process Published on August 1, 2014 Print Rate It Share Share Tweet Pin Email Prep Time: 15 mins Marinate Time: 30 mins Grill Time: 15 mins Total Time: 1 hr Servings: 4 Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients 4 medium skinless, boneless chicken breast halves (1 1/2 pounds total) ½ cup loosely packed fresh mint leaves, finely chopped 3 tablespoon lemon juice 2 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1 teaspoon smoked paprika ½ teaspoon kosher salt ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper Directions Place chicken in a resealable plastic bag set in a shallow dish. Add mint, lemon juice, oil, garlic, smoked paprika, salt, and pepper. Seal bag; turn to combine ingredients. Marinate in the refrigerator for 30 to 60 minutes. Remove chicken, reserving marinade. Grill the chicken on the rack of a covered grill directly over medium heat for 15 to 18 minutes or until done (165°F), turning and brushing with reserved marinade halfway through grilling. Tips Serve with grilled asparagus and top with additional mint. Tips Fill the rest of your plate with some asparagus spears grilled along with the chicken for a bright, simple side dish. Rate it Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 264 Calories 11g Fat 3g Carbs 37g Protein Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Servings Per Recipe 4 Calories 264 % Daily Value * Total Fat 11g 14% Saturated Fat 2g 10% Cholesterol 109mg 36% Sodium 408mg 18% Total Carbohydrate 3g 1% Protein 37g Vitamin C 8.6mg 43% Calcium 37mg 3% Iron 2.1mg 12% Potassium 590mg 13% Folate, total 19mcg Vitamin B-12 0.2mcg Vitamin B-6 1.1mg *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.