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Grilled Chicken in Sun Dried Tomato Basil Vinaigrette

This delicious grilled chicken is succulent and the vinaigrette is perfect with it!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: easy chicken recipe, grilled chicken recipe, homemade basil vinaigrette, sundried tomato recipe
Servings: 6 Servings
Calories: 193kcal
Author: Andie Mitchell

Ingredients

  • 4 sun-dried tomato halves from a jar packed in oil drained and press of oil
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • ½ cup fresh basil leaves
  • 1 ½ pounds boneless chicken breast 6 4-ounce breasts

Instructions

  • In a food processor, combine the sun-dried tomatoes, balsamic vinegar, red wine vinegar, garlic, olive oil, basil, salt, and pepper. Pulse until smooth.
  • Pour half of the sauce into a small bowl for serving and half into a bowl for grilling.
  • Preheat your gas grill to high heat. Season the chicken breasts on both sides with additional salt and pepper and cook on one side until browned, about 5 minutes.
  • Brush the tops of the chicken breasts with the sun-dried tomato vinaigrette, flip, and brush the other sides.
  • Continue to cook until browned and completely cooked through, 5 to 6 minutes more.
  • Drizzle the reserved sauce over the cooked chicken before serving.

Nutrition

Calories: 193kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 24g | Fat: 8g | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 3g