Applebee’s Tequila Lime Chicken Recipe!


You up for it? Wanna make Applebee’s famous Tequila Lime Chicken (also known as Fiesta Lime Chicken) in your own kitchen or backyard?

Ingredients –

  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup tequila
  • 2 cups fresh squeezed lime juice
  • 2 cups fresh, crunchy corn tortilla strips
  • ½ Monterey Jack cheese, shredded
  • ½ cup sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 cup Applebee’s Mexi Ranch Dressing (4 tbsp. salsa mixed with ¾ cup ranch dressing)

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Directions –

  1. Be sure chicken is thoroughly cooked.
  2. Meanwhile, set your oven to broil.
  3. Place tortilla strips on serving plate and top with a chicken breast. Do this for each chicken breast.
  4. Smother grilled chicken breasts with Mexi-ranch dressing and cheese (divide portions so they’re equal).
  5. Place each plate of glorious food under a broiler for 2 to 3 minutes, until cheese is completely melted and just starting to bubble.
  6. Promptly and carefully remove plates from oven.
  7. Top with pico de gallo and Spanish rice. Mmmmmmmm!

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