Cilantro Lime Chicken Recipe Weight Watchers Friendly!

This cilantro lime chicken is perfect for the whole family, the best news is that it's weight watchers friendly so you don't have to stray from your diet!

This Cilantro Lime Chicken is simple to make and is only 4 Weight Watchers SmartPoints per serving.ย We used the Weight Watchers mobile app calculator for all points calculations.

This cilantro lime chicken is perfect for the whole family, the best news is that it's weight watchers friendly so you don't have to stray from your diet!

Cilantro Lime Chicken is a great recipe that the whole family will love. In the post you will find linksย to products that we love. If you make a purchase through these links we may make a small commission.
We all know that chicken is a great lean protein so this dish is perfect for those of you on Weight Watchers! It has very few ingredients but they are all very flavorful and fresh tasting which makes this dish even better! It’s only 4 Weight Watchers Smart Points per serving. That was calculated based on this recipe at six servings. If you serve over rice, the points will change.
ย This cilantro lime chicken is perfect for the whole family, the best news is that it's weight watchers friendly so you don't have to stray from your diet!I love making meals that are quick and easy. The whole family loves this meal, even the kids. Because the chicken is low on the points scale this whole meal is very friendly for Weight Watchers and dieting in general. The whole recipe is 31 points, one serving is about 6 Points on the SmartPoints scale! I served ours with rice as a side and used the leftover chicken on my salad the next day. This chicken would also be great in a sandwich or wrap.

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If you are looking for healthy and delicious recipes to add to your weekly meal plan, look no further! This one will quickly become a house favorite. You’ll love making it too, it is so quick and easy. With few ingredients I always know that I’ll have things on hand to whip up this tasty meal for the whole family. Try it with these buttery dill carrots!

Cilantro Lime Chicken Recipe

Heat olive oil on medium in a large skillet.

This cilantro lime chicken is perfect for the whole family, the best news is that it's weight watchers friendly so you don't have to stray from your diet!
Add garlic and brown for approx 2 minutes
Add chicken and cook until no pink shows or 145 degrees.
Reduce heat and add lime juice.

This cilantro lime chicken is perfect for the whole family, the best news is that it's weight watchers friendly so you don't have to stray from your diet!
Sprinkle with Cumin and Chili Powder.
Toss the chicken and allow to cook until juice starts to reduce.
Sprinkle with Cilantro.

This cilantro lime chicken is perfect for the whole family, the best news is that it's weight watchers friendly so you don't have to stray from your diet!Serve and enjoy!

SmartPoints calcuated using the Weight Watchers App.

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Cilantro Lime Chicken Weight Watchers Friendly!
 
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Serves: 4 - 6
Ingredients
  • 2 lbs Boneless Chicken Breasts Cubes
  • ¼ cup lime juice or juice of 2 fresh limes
  • 4 cloves garlic minced
  • 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil
  • 1 Tablespoon Cumin
  • 2 teaspoons Chili Powder
  • ¼ cup Cilantro chopped
Instructions
  1. Heat olive oil on medium in a large skillet.
  2. Add garlic and brown for approx 2 minutes
  3. Add chicken and cook until no pink shows or 145 degrees.
  4. Reduce heat and add lime juice.
  5. Sprinkle with Cumin and Chili Powder.
  6. Toss the chicken and allow to cook until juice starts to reduce.
  7. Sprinkle with Cilantro.
  8. Serve and enjoy!

Jenny

Jenny

Owner/Editor at Penny Pincher Jenny
Jenny is a SAHM to three children. She is a frugal mom, loves to live a good life and not over spend. Jenny can be found running 5Ks and marathons while encouraging her family to follow a healthy lifestyle. When not on the run she enjoys creating new family friendly recipes.
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